Pest Control Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$31,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$31,000
Median 50%
$36,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
AFFINITY SOLUTIONS
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a pest control technician make?
Pest Control Technicians in the US make on average $31,453 annually or $15.12 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 9,000. The top 10 percent earn over $36,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $27,000 annually. Professional companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Pest Control Technicians. New Jersey, New York, Alaska, Delaware, and Maryland are some of the states with the best Pest Control Technician salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Pest Control Technician is 2.8 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Technician
$38,397

Average Pest Control Technician Salary By Location

Across America, Pest Control Technicians make on average $31,453 annually or $15.12 hourly. New York, NY reports the highest Pest Control Technician salaries at $46,011 per year. Even an entry-level Pest Control Technician makes $28,000 per year in New York, NY. Some of the states with the best Pest Control Technician salaries are New Jersey, New York, Alaska, Delaware, Maryland, Connecticut, and Illinois. Minnesota, Oregon, Alabama, Washington, and Idaho are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Pest Control Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Pest Control Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Pest Control Technician Salary By Company

If you are a Pest Control Technician, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Pest Control Technicians are AFFINITY SOLUTIONS and JLL. Companies like North Carolina Central University and University of North Carolina also pay high salaries to their Pest Control Technicians.

Average Pest Control Technician Pay By Industry

Pest Control Technician salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Construction companies, Manufacturing companies, and Insurance companies tend to have the highest salaries for Pest Control Technicians. Salaries for Pest Control Technicians in Construction companies average $35,348 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Insurance companies pay $32,020 and $31,717, respectively. At $30,371, the average salary for Pest Control Technicians in the Energy industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Construction
Construction
$35,348
$35k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$32,020
$32k
Insurance
Insurance
$31,717
$32k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$31,598
$32k
Energy
Energy
$30,371
$30k

Pest Control Technician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Pest Control Technician Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Pest Control Service Technician (Will Train)
Pest Control Service Technician (Will Train)
04/29/2020
04/29/2020
$32,349
$32,349
Pest Control Route Technician (Will Train)
Pest Control Route Technician (Will Train)
04/27/2020
04/27/2020
$40,000
$40,000
Aptive Pest Control
Aptive Pest Control
General Laborer Pest Control Technician/Applicator
General Laborer Pest Control Technician/Applicator
04/25/2020
04/25/2020
$39,653
$39,653
Seasonal Termite Technician
Seasonal Termite Technician
04/23/2020
04/23/2020
$35,479
$35,479
Pest Control Technician (Will Train)
Pest Control Technician (Will Train)
04/23/2020
04/23/2020
$40,000
$40,000
Adam's Pest Control, Inc.
Adam's Pest Control, Inc.
Pest Control Technician
Pest Control Technician
04/22/2020
04/22/2020
$40,000
$40,000
Termite Technician
Termite Technician
04/22/2020
04/22/2020
$35,479
$35,479
Pest Control Technician/Route Manager/Sales Representative
Pest Control Technician/Route Manager/Sales Representative
04/18/2020
04/18/2020
$30,000
$30,000
Cooper Pest Solutions
Cooper Pest Solutions
Termite Technician Trainee
Termite Technician Trainee
04/17/2020
04/17/2020
$30,000
$30,000
Rottler Pest & Lawn Solutions
Rottler Pest & Lawn Solutions
Pest Control Technician-Start A Career In A Stable Industry, Paid Training.
Pest Control Technician-Start A Career In A Stable Industry, Paid Training.
04/17/2020
04/17/2020
$34,000
$34,000