Royal Navy Employee Reviews about "good pay"

Updated 14 Dec 2020

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Royal Navy Chief  Sir Jonathon Band (no image)
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170 Ratings
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  • "Good pay, benefits and security(in 40 reviews)

  • "Travel opportunities - see places you would probably never see in a civilian career(in 33 reviews)

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  1. "Royal Navy"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Engineer in Dundee, Scotland

    I have been working at Royal Navy full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, benefits and security.

    Cons

    Work to life balance, bad management

  2. "Live the dream serve the queen"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Submarine Warfare Officer in Helensburgh, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Royal Navy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Pay Snazzy Uniform Ladies Love it

    Cons

    Very little time off Lots of time away from home


  3. "Very Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rotherham, England

    I worked at Royal Navy full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, even when in training

    Cons

    away from home most of the time

  4. "armed forces"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Chef in Southampton, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Royal Navy full-time

    Pros

    good travel opportunities good pay and progression

    Cons

    time away from family inability to long term plan home life

  5. "Multiple job roles"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Marine Engineer in Portsmouth, South East England, England

    I have been working at Royal Navy full-time

    Pros

    Secure job, good pay and pensions

    Cons

    Time away from family and not knowing when you will be back

  6. "Excellent opportunities"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Maintenance Manager in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Royal Navy full-time

    Pros

    See the world, get civilian qualifications for your training, good pay

    Cons

    No work life balance, uncertainty of how long you will be deployed

  7. "Navy"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Chief Petty Officer in Plymouth, England

    I have been working at Royal Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good pay and travel the world

    Cons

    Poor home life balance and uncertain programmes

  8. "Make sure you understand the commitment"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Communication and Information Systems Sailor in Glasgow, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Royal Navy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Travelling, good pay and a strong and close knit society.

    Cons

    Distance from family and communication home.

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  9. "Good enough"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Able Seaman in Plymouth, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Royal Navy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good pay see the world new experiences pension

    Cons

    too much time away from home

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  10. "Marine Engineer Submariner"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - LET MESM Electrical in Portsmouth, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Royal Navy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay Good promotional opportunities Great working environment Very interesting work

    Cons

    Lack of consistency with care

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