Do Wickes pay breaks?

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

Builders Merchants who pay breaks include Kingspan, Forterra and Aggregate Industries.

Last updated 15 August 2022

How we know this

Based on 64 job reviews from people who work at Wickes.

89% 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 builders merchants pay breaks?

  1. Kingspan Only some people get paid breaks
    7.9
  2. Forterra Most people get paid breaks
    7.9
  3. Aggregate Industries Only some people get paid breaks
    7.8
  4. Marshalls Only some people get paid breaks
    7.5
  5. Ibstock Brick Most people get paid breaks
    6.5
  6. B&Q Only some people get paid breaks
    6.3
  7. Toolstation Only some people get paid breaks
    6.2
  8. Kingfisher Only some people get paid breaks
    6.1
  9. Eurocell Only some people get paid breaks
    5.6
  10. Homebase Only some people get paid breaks
    5.6

What people are saying about sick pay at Wickes

  • Best thing

    The customers

    Worst thing

    Poor pay, shifts no real breaks. Lack of advanced training

    1.2

    Wickes Employee, July 2021

  • Best thing

    the team i work with is amazing

    the managers all respect everyone

    there’s always something to do your never left bored

    Worst thing

    unpaid breaks

    7.3

    Wickes Store assistant, December 2020

  • Best thing

    It's like a family.
    Safety and well being always first.
    It gives me purpose.

    Worst thing

    Not enough contracted hours.
    Don't pay breaks.

    8.0

    Wickes Duty Manager, April 2020