How much do warehouse operatives in London get paid?

Warehouse operatives in London earn

£10.16-14.81 per hour

Based on 95 employee reviews

Warehouse operative salaries can range between £10.16-14.81 per hour in the London area. This data is based on quiz results from 95 employees who live in and around London.

What do top employers pay warehouse operatives?

Who are the top warehouse operative employers?

  1. Rolls-Royce
    8.9
  2. Wayfair
    8.8
  3. Cummins
    8.7

Who are the worst warehouse operative employers?

  1. Cleveland Cable Company
    3.0
  2. The Range
    4.1
  3. Total Produce
    4.1

How are people paid?

69%
by the hour
31%
an annual salary

Based on 95 employees

What contracts are people on?

8% report having zero hours contracts.
3% report having low hours contracts. (less than 16 hours)
25% report having part time contracts. (16-35 hours)
63% report having full time contracts. (more than 35 hours)

Based on 60 employees

What do warehouse operatives do?

Warehouse operatives have the job of sorting, moving, and packing products that come into and leave a warehouse.

They can work in stockrooms or warehouses (sometimes called distribution centres or depots).

Other names for warehouse operatives are:

  • Warehouse associate/ op/ assistant
  • Storeman
  • Picker and packer
  • Loader

This type of job may include:

  • Checking in new products that come in
  • Making sure products aren’t damaged (quality control)
  • Checking for missing items
  • Picking products that have been ordered
  • Packing products ready to be shipped
  • Meeting targets around the amount of work you can get done
  • Using stock management software
  • Keeping the warehouse clean

A lot of this work is physical and requires you to be on your feet.

You may have to work night shifts, on weekends and bank holidays.

If you want to apply for a warehouse operative job, you might need the following:

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