Pest Controller Salary in the United States

How much does a Pest Controller make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Pest Controller in the United States is $15 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $12 and $19. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Pest Controller inspects insects infestations and uses chemical mixes to exterminate. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Being a Pest Controller has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Additionally, Pest Controller works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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