Royal Mail

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  • Logistics companies
royalmail.com

Good Jobs Score

Our assessment of how good the jobs are at Royal Mail, based on what 20 employees have told us.

Before you apply for a job at Royal Mail, know what it’s really like…

We’ve surveyed 20 current employees about their job at Royal Mail. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Drivers £10.46–12.75

From 10 hourly employees

Warehouses £9.59–11.70

From 4 hourly employees

  • Pays at least the Real Living Wage

    Excellent
  • 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 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
  • People get their schedule at the last minute

    Bad
  • Most managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    Good
  • Only some people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Not great
  • Most people find it hard to change shifts

    Not great

Benefits

  • People get proper sick pay

    Excellent

Workplace

  • Most people don’t feel stressed here

    Good
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • Most parents say this is a good place to work if you have childcare responsibilities

    Good
  • Only some people get enough training when they start

    Not great
  • Only some people are given support to progress here

    Not great
  • 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