Associates’ pay and bonus

My money

All pubs are allocated a pay band and, in some cases, additional pay may be allocated, depending on your pub’s location.

We regularly review your pay rates to ensure that you are paid correctly for your role, location, knowledge and experience.

Service loyalty reward

We also pay additional rates per hour as a service loyalty reward.

Night working premium 

An additional £1 (€1 in ROI) an hour is paid for any working time during midnight–5.59am.

Associate and team leader bonus scheme

As a pub-based employee, you will automatically be enrolled in the pub bonus scheme. The associate bonus scheme has four elements: sales; profit; CQSMA (our measure of standards of cleanliness, quality, service, maintenance and atmosphere); audit performance. Bonus payments, when due, are paid monthly and/or quarterly with employees’ pay.

Associates and team leaders can earn up to an additional 19% of their pay in bonus. Shift leaders can earn up to an additional 22%.

Example of total reward

Examples assume employees to be over 18 years old.

 Bar associate,
20 hours per week
Kitchen associate,
40 hours per week
10 hours per week
Annually, earn up to£14,282
Hourly rate£11.54
Total bonus possible£2,280
Average annual bonus for this role£540
Rates shown are for UK- and ROI-based pubs

95% of eligible employees earned some bonus last year.

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