About Smithfield Foods

Smithfield Foods was founded in Smithfield, Virginia in 1936 when Joseph W. Luter, Sr. and his son opened the Smithfield Packing Company. The company began its largest expansions in the 1980s with the purchase of its competitor and the acquisition of nearly 40 companies in the livestock industry in the following years. Some of the company's core brands – more... 

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Reviews

Overall

3.7
Based on 533 reviews
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Work/Life Balance
3.2
Compensation/Benefits
3.8
Job Security/Advancement
3.4
Management
3.2
Culture
3.4

Salaries

  • 1,428 salaries reported
    $129,921 per year
    • Most Reported
    $28,000
    $209,000
  • 670 salaries reported
    $50,000 per year
    $28,000
    $209,000
  • 7 salaries reported
    $37,396 per year
    $28,000
    $209,000
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Headquarters
Smithfield, Virginia
Revenue
more than $10B (USD)
Employees
10,000+
Industry
Links
Smithfield Foods website