Average Hourly Rate for Perdue Farms, Inc. Employees

Employees of Perdue Farms, Inc. bring in an average of $14.80 per hour, and when they are working overtime, they earn $22.02. Your experience level primarily drives compensation; however, your job title and where you live are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Perdue Farms, Inc. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Perdue Farms, Inc. Hourly Rate



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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 109
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About This Company



Perdue Farms

Perdue Farms, Inc. pays its employees an average of $14.95 an hour. Hourly pay at Perdue Farms, Inc. ranges from an average of $10.52 to $21.99 an hour. Perdue Farms, Inc. employees with the job title Senior Systems Administrator make the most with an average hourly rate of $28.61, while employees with the title Warehouse Laborer make the least with an average hourly rate of $9.16.

Years of Experience

Average pay is $15.40 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of Perdue Farms, Inc. people (46 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $13.84 per hour on average.


Maintenance Planners rake in the most money, with average earnings of $18.31 per hour; Maintenance Mechanics come in second with average earnings amounting to around $18.00, while Ammonia Refrigeration Technicians and Production Operators rank near the top as well ($17.92 and approximately $13.55, respectively). With salaries averaging around $11.50, Production Workers are among the lowest paid at Perdue Farms, Inc.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($17.26 per hour) can be spotted in Washington, Ind.; Milford, Del. (approximately $16.00), the company's headquarter city of Salisbury, Md. ($15.75), and Accomac, Va. (about $14.53) are the next top-paying cities. Lewiston Woodville, N.C. is near the bottom for pay at $10.76. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where pay average out at $18.98 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $21.00 per hour for General Journeyman Electricians, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc); Perdue Farms, Inc. awards around $19.63 to these degree-holders.


Employees who count Equipment Maintenance among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $18.07 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Perdue Farms, Inc. is Electronic Troubleshooting; close to a seventh of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to know Machine Operation, Maintenance, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of survey participants save for retirement through Perdue Farms, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. A strong majority of employees receive health insurance, and a fair number of survey participants get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as a casual working environment, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

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Key Stats for Perdue Farms, Inc.


34 %
66 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $16
Hourly Rate
$10 - $19

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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