Average Hourly Rate for Perdue Farms, Inc. Employees

Perdue Farms, Inc. workers report earning an average of $16.37 per hour. Adding overtime compensation raises that to $24.97. The most important factor affecting pay for Perdue Farms, Inc. employees is your city, though how long you've been working and your role at the company play a role as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($20.50 per hour) can be spotted in Chesapeake, Va.; Washington, Ind. (around $16.28), the company's headquarter city of Salisbury, Md. ($15.35), and Accomac, Va. ($14.76) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at about $10.31) is Lewiston Woodville, N.C. The highest pay by state can be found in Delaware, where pay average out at approximately $17.00 per hour.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $16.00 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (48 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $15.60 per hour.


Ammonia Refrigeration Technicians are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $16.39 per hour; Maintenance Mechanics also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $16.28 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Transportation Worker Identification Credentials are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $20.50 per hour. At Perdue Farms, Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest pay at about $18.80.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Microsoft Office among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $21.18 per hour. Welding is a popular skill among Perdue Farms, Inc. workers, with roughly an eighth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Many workers usually know Electronic Troubleshooting, Machine Operation, and System Repair as well.

Benefits and Perks

A strong majority of respondents participate in a 401(k) program. A large number of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for a solid majority of employees also include dental insurance. A few more workplace perks are a casual working environment and private medical insurance (pmi).

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Key Stats for Perdue Farms, Inc.


24 %
76 %
Hourly Rate
$11 - $19
Hourly Rate
$11 - $17
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

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