Network Rail Benefits

3.8
116 Ratings

Our Benefits

Putting our passengers first starts with caring for our own people across our whole network. From signaller, to operative, from graphic designer to graduate engineer we are commited to providing training, development and support so that our employees can bring their whole selves to work.

As a Network Rail employee you can access a range of benefits including:

  • A range of pension schemes including access to the Railway Pensions Scheme after 5 years continuous service
  • Wherever possible we enable flexible working, though with the nature of 24 hour operations across our network this isn't always possible.
  • 28 days annual leave entitlement.
  • Mental health and wellness benefits including a dedicated employee support helpline.
  • 5 days volunteer leave per annum to give back to our local communities.
  • Discounted online shopping and other offers including cycle to work, healthcare club discounted membership and other benefits.
  • Subsidies of up to 75% on rail and underground season tickets.
  • 2 weeks paid reserve leave for our Armed Forces community.

Which benefits does Network Rail provide?

Current and former employees report that Network Rail provides the following benefits. It may not be complete.

Insurance, Health & WellnessFinancial & RetirementFamily & ParentingVacation & Time OffPerks & BenefitsProfessional Support

Insurance, Health & Wellness

Death in Service
5.0
1 Rating
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Health Insurance
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Financial & Retirement

4.4
5 Ratings
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2.3
4 Ratings
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Family & Parenting

4.2
9 Ratings
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4.3
3 Ratings
5.0
1 Rating
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Military Leave
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Work From Home
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Vacation & Time Off

4.4
29 Ratings
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4.2
6 Ratings
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5.0
1 Rating
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5.0
1 Rating
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Sabbatical
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Perks & Benefits

4.3
4 Ratings
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4.3
3 Ratings
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5.0
3 Ratings
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Car Allowance
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Gym Membership
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Professional Support

5.0
1 Rating
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5.0
1 Rating
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Job Training
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Professional Development
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Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • Sick Pay(34 comments)

    You get sickpay from day one. Cannot complain.

  • Flexible Working(9 comments)

    Flexible working everyday as long as core hours are met 10am-3pm (pre covid) During covid - very flexible, as long as work is done they are happy

  • Annual Leave(6 comments)

    Pretty fair package. Opportunity to buy or sell up to 5 days each year also. Can't carry over annual leave

Oct 21, 2021
5.0
Current Employee

75% off a season ticket in London makes transport very affordable - even worth getting just for leisure if working from home!

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Oct 15, 2021
4.0
Current Technician in Mirfield, England, England, England

Good pension scheme and benefits

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Oct 12, 2021
4.0
Current Employee

Good pension, work life balance

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Oct 1, 2021
4.0
Current Employee

28 days holiday, private health care and flexible working. Beautiful offices and facilities

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Sep 6, 2021
4.0
Current Employee

Private health insurance, pension, 75% subsidy on season tickets, buy and sell holidays

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Aug 24, 2021
5.0
Former Employee

Excellent Benefits and Final Salary Pension

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Aug 9, 2021
5.0
Current Employee

Flexible working and good progression

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Jul 29, 2021
4.0
Current Network Support Engineer in Manchester, England, England, England

Subsidized season ticket only of real benefit if catch the trains.

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Jul 27, 2021
4.0
Current Employee

Several benefits are available with the best one being the season ticket discount. Although noted that working from home has become more frequent, this can still be of good use for some of us.

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Aug 4, 2021
3.0
Current Employee

Very Good benefits package available

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