Amazon was named one of the top UK companies for both attracting and retaining talent, according to LinkedIn’s 2018 Top Attractors list. Amazon was also named the Most Popular Graduate Recruiter in Retail award at the UK Target Jobs Graduate Awards in 2018.
Amazon has created in the UK more than 55,000 jobs with a minimum wage of £9.50 per hour (and in the London area, £10.50 per hour) on top of industry-leading benefits and skills training opportunities which include private medical insurance, life assurance, income protection, paid breaks and a company pension plan. For associates reaching their one-year employment mark, we offer our innovative Career Choice program, which pre-pays 95% of tuition for courses in high-demand fields. Since the program’s launch four years ago, more than 16,000 employees in 10 countries have pursued degrees in game design and visual communications, nursing, IT programming and radiology, to name a few.
Pay in Amazon’s fulfilment centres varies by role, experience and location. Amazon’s minimum wage begins at £9.50 per hour (and in the London area, £10.50 per hour) for all full-time, part-time, temporary (including those hired by agencies), and seasonal employees across the UK. It benefits more than 17,000 Amazon logistics employees as well as the over 20,000 seasonal employees hired at Amazon sites across the country during the holidays.