Average Hourly Rate for Perdue Farms, Inc. Employees

On average, Perdue Farms, Inc. employees receive $16.37 per hour. When overtime pay is included, this wage rises to $24.97. Where you live influences pay for Perdue Farms, Inc. workers the most, followed by how long you've been working and your job title. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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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. (about $16.28), the company's headquarter city of Salisbury, Md. ($15.35), and Accomac, Va. (approximately $14.76) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at around $10.31) is Lewiston Woodville, N.C. Perdue Farms, Inc. workers in Delaware earn the most — $17.00 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Perdue Farms, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $16.00 per hour on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (48 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $15.60 per hour on average.


The highest average salaries go to Ammonia Refrigeration Technicians, who bring in close to $16.39 per hour, though Maintenance Mechanics are not far behind at $16.28 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Transportation Worker Identification Credentials have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $20.50 per hour. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Perdue Farms, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $18.80 per hour.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Microsoft Office; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $21.18 per hour. Welding is a popular skill in the Perdue Farms, Inc. workforce; approximately one in eight of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Some other standard skills here are Electronic Troubleshooting, Machine Operation, and System Repair.

Benefits and Perks

A strong majority of survey participants participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Perks cover health insurance for most respondents and dental coverage for a fair number of respondents. 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.


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76 %
Hourly Rate
$11 - $19
Hourly Rate
$11 - $17

Job Satisfaction

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

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