Pret A Manger

  • UK
  • Cafes
pret.co.uk

Good Jobs Score

Score based on recent responses from current employees.

What’s it like to work at Pret A Manger?

We’ve surveyed 130 current employees at Pret A Manger. They’ve told us how much they’re paid, what managers are like, their staff discount, and lots more.

Pay

Front of house £8.55–9.63

From 40 hourly employees

Kitchens £8.65–9.90

From 34 hourly employees

Managers £9.56–10.33

From 47 hourly employees

  • Pays less than the Real Living Wage

    Not great
  • People under 25 get paid less than everyone else doing the same job

    Not great
  • People get paid every week

  • People get paid accurately and on time

    Good

Hours

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

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

    Good
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • There’s no consistency in when people get their schedule

    Not great
  • Only some people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Not great
  • Only some people think popular and unpopular shifts are shared fairly

    Not great

Benefits

  • People get paid breaks

    Excellent
  • People only get the legal minimum amount of sick pay

    Not great
  • Most people find it easy to book holidays

    Good
  • People get a staff discount of 50%

Workplace

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

    Excellent
  • Parents say this is a good place to work if you have childcare responsibilities

    Excellent
  • People say this is a good place to work if you care for a parent or an older relative

    Excellent
  • Most people get enough training when they start

    Good
  • Most people are given support to progress here

    Good
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Good
  • Only some people think head office understands what’s happening where they work

    Not great