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Sodexo pay

How much does Sodexo pay per hour?

£8.21–12.72 from 21 hourly employees at Sodexo

What does Sodexo pay different age groups?

This table shows how hourly pay rates at Sodexo compare to the minimum wage and the Real Living Wage.

Age group Sodexo pay rate Real Living Wage Minimum wage
Under 18 Not enough data yet Only applies to people 18 and over £4.55
18-20 Not enough data yet £9.30, £10.75 in London £6.45
21-24 £7.80–12.44 £9.30, £10.75 in London £8.20
25 and over £8.22–12.06 £9.30, £10.75 in London £8.72

The minimum wage is the legal minimum you must be paid per hour.

The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living.

Does Sodexo pay weekly, biweekly or monthly?

People get paid every month

73% of people report they get paid every month

Based on 26 employee responses

Do workers at Sodexo do extra work that they don't get paid for?

Rarely. Most people don’t do unpaid extra work


45% of people report that they do extra work that they don’t get paid for

Based on 22 employee responses

Why this matters

Everyone should get paid for any extra work they do, even if it is outside your contracted hours. At a good job, you should be paid for all the time you spend at work.

Does Sodexo pay sick pay?

Not always. Most people don’t get proper sick pay

Not great

30% of people say they would get paid if they were sick but scheduled to work

Based on 23 employee responses

Why this matters

Everyone gets sick sometimes. You should be able to take time off without worrying.

At a good job you should still get paid if you’re scheduled to work but can’t due to sickness. Your contract should say how many sick days you can take each year.

This is more than the legal minimum, which says you should only get paid if you are unwell for 4 full days. See Citizens Advice for more details.

Do workers at Sodexo get paid breaks?

No. People don’t get paid breaks


24% of people say they get paid breaks

Based on 21 employee responses

Why this matters

A good job should have paid breaks.

You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

What people say about pay at Sodexo

  • 3.7/10

    Best thing

    The hours and its only monday to friday

    Worst thing

    They dont do nvqs and the pay sucks
    Stores person, March 2020