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Good Jobs Score

Our assessment of how good the jobs are at Wilko, based on what 90 employees have told us.

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

We’ve surveyed 90 current employees about their job at Wilko. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Managers £9.93–10.39

From 5 hourly employees

Stores £8.00–8.33

From 74 hourly employees

Warehouses £8.17–9.49

From 4 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



  • This employer uses low hours and part time contracts

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

  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

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

    Not great
  • Some managers change people’s shifts at short notice

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

    Not great


  • People get paid breaks



  • Most people feel stressed here

    Not great
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

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

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

  • Only some people get enough training when they start

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

    Not great
  • Only some people feel well informed about how the company is doing

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