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Pest control technician salary in United States

How much does a Pest Control Technician make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $18.90
Low $13.88
High $25.73
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a pest control technician is $18.90 per hour in the United States. 13.5k salaries reported, updated at September 19, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Years of experiencePer hour
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1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Pest Control Technicians in United States

  1. Ecoshield Pest Solutions
    148 reviews71 salaries reported
    $23.02per hour
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Highest paying cities for Pest Control Technicians near United States

  1. San Diego, CA
    $21.69 per hour
    98 salaries reported
  2. Indianapolis, IN
    $20.07 per hour
    57 salaries reported
  3. Austin, TX
    $19.85 per hour
    66 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $19.74 per hour
    106 salaries reported
  2. Nashville, TN
    $19.59 per hour
    94 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $19.37 per hour
    74 salaries reported
  1. Tampa, FL
    $19.17 per hour
    51 salaries reported
  2. Honolulu, HI
    $19.08 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  3. Oklahoma City, OK
    $16.88 per hour
    44 salaries reported
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Where can a Pest Control Technician earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Pest Control Technicians

Most recommended skill

Door-to-Door Experience(earn +121.12% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 78.57% since 2016. Pest Control Technicians with this skill earn +121.12% more than the average base salary, which is $18.90 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20151increase by 1
201614increase by 1300.00%
20173decrease by 78.57%

Top companies hiring Pest Control Technicians with the recommended skill

PestNow of Virginia
Home Services Ventures
Universal Orlando Resort
Black Diamond Pest Control
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
3 jobs3
114 jobs185
14 jobs36
6 jobs6
340 jobs538
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Most common benefits for Pest Control Technicians

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Company truck
  • Dental insurance
  • Dependent health insurance coverage
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fuel card
  • Fuel discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan repayment program
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 2,326 ratings

45% of Pest Control Technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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Common questions about salaries for a Pest Control Technician

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