JD Wetherspoon

  • UK
  • Pubs and bars
jdwetherspoon.com

Good Jobs Score

Score based on recent responses from current employees.

What’s it like to work at JD Wetherspoon?

We’ve surveyed 78 current employees at JD Wetherspoon. They’ve told us how much they’re paid, what managers are like, their staff discount, and lots more.

Pay

Front of house £8.26–9.10

From 25 hourly employees

Kitchens £8.50–9.48

From 14 hourly employees

Managers £8.86–10.41

From 21 hourly employees

  • Pays less than the Real Living Wage

    Not great
  • People under 25 get paid equally to everyone else doing the same job

    Excellent
  • People get paid every week

  • People get paid accurately and on time

    Good

Hours

  • This employer uses zero hours, low hours, part time and full time contracts

  • Only some people work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Not great
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • People get their schedule 3 weeks in advance of when they’re working

    Good
  • Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Good
  • Only some people think popular and unpopular shifts are shared fairly

    Not great

Benefits

  • People only get the legal minimum amount of sick pay

    Not great
  • People find it easy to book holidays

    Excellent
  • People get a staff discount of 20%

Workplace

  • People feel stressed here

    Bad
  • Most people recommend working with their team

    Good
  • People feel treated with respect by their managers

    Excellent
  • Students say this is a good place to work if you’re studying

    Excellent
  • Only some people get enough training when they start

    Not great
  • Most people are given support to progress here

    Good
  • People feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Excellent
  • People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Bad