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Do Wickes pay breaks?

No. People don’t get paid breaks at Wickes.

Builders Merchants who pay breaks include Screwfix, Kingspan and Forterra.

Last updated 18 January, 2022

How we know this

Based on 86 job reviews from people who work at Wickes.

85% 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. Screwfix Breaks are paid
    7.2
  2. Kingspan Breaks are paid
    6.9
  3. Forterra Breaks are paid
    6.9
  4. Eurocell Breaks are paid
    6.7
  5. Ibstock Brick Breaks are paid
    6.6
  6. Marshalls Breaks are paid
    6.6
  7. B&Q Breaks are paid
    6.5
  8. Howdens Breaks are paid
    6.4
  9. Kingfisher Breaks are paid
    6.0
  10. Homebase Breaks are paid
    5.7

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

    2.1

    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

    6.8

    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.

    7.4

    Wickes Duty Manager, April 2020