Smithfield Foods at a glance

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3.7
819 reviews
Compensation/Benefits 3.9
Job Security/Advancement 3.4
Culture 3.4
Work/Life Balance 3.3
Management 3.2

CEO approval

80%
302 ratings

How is the work culture?

Quick-paced58%
Stressful42%
Competitive23%
Balanced20%
Cut-throat14%

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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Salaries

70 salaries reported
$13.25 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$19.75
98 salaries reported
$11.67 per hour
$7.25
$19.75
38 salaries reported
$13.42 per hour
$7.25
$19.75
Claimed Profile
Headquarters
Smithfield, Virginia
Revenue
more than $10B (USD)
Employees
10,000+
Industry
Links
Smithfield Foods website