Tyson Foods Reviews

Updated May 23, 2022

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3.6
63%
Recommend to a Friend
68%
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Tyson Foods CEO Donnie King
Donnie King
201 Ratings

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Pros
  • "Pay is good and if willing to move advancement is readily available.(in 207 reviews)
  • "Good benefit's 401k and stock purchase program(in 201 reviews)
  • "People are great they treat you lik family as far as supervisor they bs ro much(in 111 reviews)
  • "The company has a great culture(in 48 reviews)
  • "Team members are great and the working enviroment is excellent(in 37 reviews)
Cons
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Good place to work

    Apr 30, 2022 - Maintenance Generalist in Houston, TX
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good benefits and steady work

    Cons

    On the lower side of the pay scale

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Good

    May 23, 2022 - Machine Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    work environment good people. A lot of OT

    Cons

    No weekends off and the pay could be better for how much you are there.

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  3. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Excellent career

    May 19, 2022 - Machine Operator in Kansas City, KS
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great pay rate room for advancement

    Cons

    Work Saturday usually 4 times a month

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Great Opportunities to Grow & Develop

    May 19, 2022 - Sales Strategy in Chicago, IL
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Fast-paced work environment, plenty of opportunity to develop and grow as a professional. Surrounded by talented colleagues and powered by a culture that values work/life balance.

    Cons

    Benefits package is below industry standard (vacation, maternal/paternal leave, health benefits). Still working through some challenges in standardizing across legacy businesses and those acquired.

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Good company, behind on comp and benefits

    May 19, 2022 - Sales Manager in Springdale, AR
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good people and atmosphere. Has a family feel if you’re In the right department.

    Cons

    Benefits lag behind other companies of similar size.

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Good

    May 18, 2022 - Sr. Controls Engineer 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Family oriented, good benefits, decent yearly bonus based on company performance

    Cons

    Less job advancement opportunities outside of their World Headquarters in Arkansas

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Good People

    May 16, 2022 - Customer Service Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good People to work with

    Cons

    Things change quickly as soon as you know whats going on

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good

    May 15, 2022 - General Laborer *Production Line/Assembly Line Worker in Columbus Junction, IA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Friendly working relationship with team members and understanding management staff.

    Cons

    Some supervisors are very unfriendly and bios when it comes to working relationship.

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  9. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Benefits

    May 15, 2022 - Unit Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Continued employment guaranteed. People will always want chicken

    Cons

    Low wages for some of the jobs that are available

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  10. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Tyson. Good long, easy, long job.

    May 10, 2022 -  in Hope, AR
    Recommend
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    Pros

    I loved it. All the hours you wanted. repetitive work, but for the most part easy. Very easier going people.

    Cons

    Well the first 90 days is kinda hard, bc we had to work every Saturday when I worked there. trust me I loved the work, but never has time for myself or family.

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Tyson Foods Reviews FAQs

Tyson Foods has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 2,076 reviews left anonymously by employees. 63% of employees would recommend working at Tyson Foods to a friend and 61% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Tyson Foods employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.9 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Tyson Foods. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

63% of Tyson Foods employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Tyson Foods 3.1 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.3 for culture and values and 3.7 for career opportunities.

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