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How much does Waitrose & Partners pay retail and sales assistants per hour?

Β£8.73–10.04 from 173 retail and sales assistants at Waitrose & Partners

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  • Best thing

    The partners and some customers

    Worst thing

    Them meeting quotas for equality when you could be doing more than that person

    6.3

    CSA, February 2021

    • Manages people
    • Β£9.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    There is a fair amount of autonomy permitted, and suggestions are encouraged.

    Worst thing

    It can be stressful if we do not have enough people to cover the work expected.

    9.4

    Supermarket assistant, February 2021

    • Β£10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    meet and talk to lots of people daily

    8.9

    General assistant, February 2021

    • Β£9.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    My colleagues
    Able to be myself

    Worst thing

    Customers can be rude

    7.9

    Supermarket assistant, February 2021

    • Β£10.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    good working environments, benefits, free food

    Worst thing

    unchanging set hours- working the same days every week

    8.4

    Supermarket assistant, February 2021

    • Β£9.00 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Colleagues, friendly faces and customers

    Worst thing

    Not mixing job up a lot. Bit tedious in one place

    8.7

    Customer assistant, February 2021

    • Β£9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Treated with respect.paid well.uniform supplied. Staff discount.

    Worst thing

    The customers

    10.0

    Customer service, February 2021

    • Β£9.55 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Great atmosphere

    Worst thing

    Currently unable to change my shifts and contract to full time

    8.1

    Customer assistant, February 2021

    • Β£9.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Perks
    Fairly simple daily tasks

    Worst thing

    No progression

    6.1

    Shop assistant, February 2021

    • Β£8.88 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Great people I work with. Discount.

    Worst thing

    Too few partners. Inconsiderate customers.

    5.9

    Supermarket assistant, January 2021

    • Β£9.60 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    People I work with opportunity to keep on learning

    Worst thing

    Cold poor equipment too many pen pushers

    8.9

    Supermarket assistant, January 2021

    • Β£10.79 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with and most of the customers.

    Worst thing

    Lack of hours and pay.

    5.5

    Tills and reductions partner, January 2021

    • Β£8.87 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The team and how every partner is treated

    Worst thing

    Having to book holiday far in advance

    9.5

    Supermarket assistant, January 2021

    • Β£8.95 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Getting up early

    10.0

    Supermarket assistant, December 2020

    • Β£9.59 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The 25% off and 7 weeks holiday

    Worst thing

    Trying to stay in favour with managers otherwise your given a crap job

    7.4

    Customer assistant, December 2020

    • Β£9.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The small percentage of colleagues that get on with and am friends with

    Worst thing

    Everyone else and the customers

    6.0

    Supermarket assistant, December 2020

    • Β£9.26 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Pay and flexibility

    Worst thing

    hours and physical aspect

    9.5

    Supermarket assistant, December 2020

    • Β£9.35 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Good pay
    Work with nice people
    The benefits

    Worst thing

    Working on Friday nights
    Work alone sometimes

    9.5

    Supermarket assistant, December 2020

    • Β£9.23 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with and customer interactions. I also like the part of the store I’m situated in

    Worst thing

    Taking the bins out

    10.0

    Supermarket assistant, November 2020

    • Β£8.76 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    customers are nice, staff members nice

    Worst thing

    days can drag

    9.4

    Supermarket assistant, November 2020

    • Β£8.45 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Discounts
    People that work there (friends)
    Pay

    Worst thing

    Managers not knowing how to do their jobs
    Holiday system
    Sick days

    6.1

    Shop assistant, November 2020

    • Β£9.10 per hour
    • Under 18 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Pay, work life balance

    Worst thing

    Stress about low amount of staff
    Christmas

    6.3

    Supermarket assistant, November 2020

    • Β£10.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Discounts, environment, colleagues, other benefits

    Worst thing

    Can be stressful but it rarely is

    9.5

    Shop floor assistant, November 2020

    • Β£8.40 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Pay is OK & discount

    Worst thing

    Very physical job, not much training, hard work

    4.2

    Replenishment, October 2020

    • Β£9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    The people i work with

    Worst thing

    Not enough hours in the day

    8.1

    Sales assistant, September 2020

    • Β£9.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Worst thing

    Constantly short staffed, low pay, unsociable hours

    5.8

    Supermarket assistant, September 2020

    • Β£9.10 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Discount card, Double time Sunday, 7 weeks holiday, subsidies

    Worst thing

    1/2 hour break when working a 8 hour day, not being able to get extra hours that suit my work life balance

    7.4

    Customer assistant, August 2020

    • Β£9.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Physically demanding and boredom

    8.2

    Shop assistant, August 2020

    • Β£9.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    People I work with!

    Worst thing

    Customers attitude

    8.7

    Supermarket assistant, July 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£9.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Time of days I have to work (night shifts)

    6.5

    Shop assistant, July 2020

    • Β£9.69 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Worst thing

    Very repetitive, no opportunity to progress

    6.4

    Sales assistant, July 2020

    • Β£10.01 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    6 weeks holiday per year

    Worst thing

    Having to work everywhere.

    7.6

    Supermarket assistant, July 2020

    • Β£9.59 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    colleagues

    Worst thing

    General manager, other managers, health and safety, training, opportunities to progress

    2.6

    Supermarket assistant, June 2020

    • Β£8.74 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The team I work with, the customers, ability to work extra shifts

    Worst thing

    back pain, unpaid break

    8.7

    Supermarket assistant, May 2020

    • Β£8.40 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    All those around me. Customers and colleagues

    Worst thing

    Lack of communication and support

    6.4

    Supermarket assistant, March 2020

    • Β£9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Team

    Worst thing

    Not always being appreciated

    6.4

    Sales assistant, March 2020

    • Β£12,000 per year, working a 35 hour week
    • 55–64 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    My team members

    Worst thing

    Too much pressure to do extra when the team is already stretched

    4.5

    Supermarket assistant, March 2020

    • Β£10.05 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Being treated as a person not a number

    Worst thing

    Others not doing their job and I have to do it.

    5.5

    Retail assistant, February 2020

    • Β£9.84 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Lack of staff

    6.8

    Shop assistant, February 2020

    • Β£9.12 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    - discount
    - the work is often not that hard

    Worst thing

    - poor upper management
    - lack of training
    - lack of flexibility
    - complicated online system
    - no transparency about who your superiors are - no introduction to team leaders, managers, line managers, or the differences between these
    - can be made to 'train' new staff when you've only been working there a few months
    - general disorganisation

    4.6

    Customer assistant, February 2020

    • Β£8.53 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Co-ownership

    Worst thing

    Old Technology needs some modernization

    10.0

    Supermarket assistant, January 2020

    • Β£10.61 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The varied working day

    Worst thing

    Rude, entitled people. Stress

    5.2

    Customer service assistant, November 2019

    • Β£9.92 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Stress levels

    3.6

    Supermarket Assistant, November 2019

    • Β£9.31 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The team is really nice, as are the customers and the pay is amazing.

    8.5

    Supermarket assistant, November 2019

    • Β£8.40 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    working with people I like

    Worst thing

    not being recognised

    4.2

    Shop assistant, November 2019

    • Β£9.20 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Satisfaction of helping customers

    Worst thing

    Being stretched too far when we are understaffed

    6.4

    Supermarket assistant, November 2019

    • Β£8.40 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    Management, customers, stressful environment for low skilled job

    4.6

    Customer service assistant, November 2019

    • Β£8.99 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    My co-partners

    Worst thing

    The attitude of management to staff

    4.9

    Sales assistant, October 2019

    • Β£9.22 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    I know what I’m doing

    Worst thing

    Rude customers

    9.3

    Customer assistant, October 2019

    • Β£9.70 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Pay and benefits and perks

    Worst thing

    No teamwork feeling of being in a Dickens novel in the 1800's

    2.5

    Supermarket assistant, September 2019

    • Β£8.99 per hour
    • 45–54 years old

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Waitrose & Partners ranks joint 6th to work for in retail or sales assistant employers

  1. 6= Lush
    7.4
  2. 6= Waitrose & Partners
    7.4