Do Timpson pay breaks?

No. Most people don’t get paid breaks at Timpson.

Retailers who pay breaks include Sofology, IKEA and Harrods.

Last updated 14 August 2022

How we know this

Based on 45 job reviews from people who work at Timpson.

96% of people say they don’t get paid breaks.

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.

Which retailers pay breaks?

  1. Sofology Most people get paid breaks
    8.1
  2. IKEA Most people get paid breaks
    7.6
  3. Harrods Most people get paid breaks
    7.4
  4. Symphony Group Only some people get paid breaks
    7.3
  5. Ocado Only some people get paid breaks
    7.3
  6. World Duty Free Most people get paid breaks
    7.2
  7. THG Only some people get paid breaks
    6.8
  8. Games Workshop Most people get paid breaks
    6.7
  9. Dreams Only some people get paid breaks
    6.6
  10. Studio Only some people get paid breaks
    6.6

What people are saying about sick pay at Timpson

  • Best thing

    Can make good bonus but not in every store

    Worst thing

    Work through our breaks, but these periods are unpaid. Very basic pay

    1.4

    Timpson Manager, March 2021

  • Best thing

    Job Security

    Worst thing

    Working alone and no proper breaks

    9.0

    Timpson Employee, February 2021