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How much does an Exterminator make in the United States?

Average Exterminator Hourly Wage in the United States

Exterminators earn a median hourly wage of $15.46. Hourly wages typically start from $10.23 and go up to $23.85.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Exterminator Yearly Salary in the United States

Exterminators earn a median salary of $32,160 per year. Salaries typically start from $21,270 and go up to $49,600.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

80%
Full-Time
20%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
55
RATINGS
Exterminators average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Exterminators in the 21th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Exterminator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Exterminator Earnings

The highest earning Exterminators in the United States earn:

$23.85
an hour
$49,600
per year
Senior Exterminator Earnings

Senior Exterminators in the United States earn:

$19.07
an hour
$39,670
per year
Experienced Exterminator Earnings

Experienced Exterminators in the United States earn:

$15.46
an hour
$32,160
per year
Junior Exterminator Earnings

Junior Exterminators in the United States earn:

$12.60
an hour
$26,210
per year
Starting Exterminator Earnings

Starting Exterminators in the United States earn:

$10.23
an hour
$21,270
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Exterminator salary comparison

Exterminators earn less than 71% percent of Animals careers. Exterminator salaries are in the bottom 80% of all careers in the United States.

Veterinarian Salary $88k
Zoo Endocrinologist Salary $79k
Farmer Salary $70k
Animal Scientist Salary $64k
Zoologist Salary $59k
Fish And Game Warden Salary $52k
Wildlife Enforcement Officer Salary $50k
Animal Breeder Salary $40k
Commercial Fisherman Salary $35k
Animal Control Worker Salary $33k
Exterminator Salary $32k
Veterinary Technologist Salary $31k
Animal Trainer Salary $26k
Veterinary Assistant Salary $24k
Dairy Herdsperson Salary $22k
Animal Caretaker Salary $21k
Source:

Historical salary for Exterminators in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Exterminator salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Exterminator Salary in District of Columbia $25.89 $53,850 # 1
Exterminator Salary in Vermont $22.24 $46,260 # 2
Exterminator Salary in Washington $20.52 $42,680 # 3
Exterminator Salary in Wyoming $25.69 $53,440 # 4
Exterminator Salary in Massachusetts $20.28 $42,190 # 5
Exterminator Salary in North Dakota $23.91 $49,740 # 6
Exterminator Salary in South Dakota $20.80 $43,260 # 7
Exterminator Salary in New Jersey $18.53 $38,540 # 8
Exterminator Salary in Nevada $18.79 $39,090 # 9
Exterminator Salary in Maryland $17.79 $37,000 # 10
Exterminator Salary in Oregon $17.47 $36,350 # 11
Exterminator Salary in Hawaii $17.24 $35,860 # 12
Exterminator Salary in Iowa $16.86 $35,060 # 13
Exterminator Salary in Connecticut $17.70 $36,810 # 14
Exterminator Salary in New Hampshire $19.29 $40,120 # 15
Exterminator Salary in Minnesota $18.20 $37,850 # 16
Exterminator Salary in Delaware $15.99 $33,260 # 17
Exterminator Salary in Wisconsin $16.30 $33,900 # 18
Exterminator Salary in Illinois $16.05 $33,390 # 19
Exterminator Salary in Nebraska $16.81 $34,960 # 20
Exterminator Salary in Michigan $15.72 $32,700 # 21
Exterminator Salary in California $15.73 $32,720 # 22
Exterminator Salary in Arizona $15.55 $32,340 # 23
Exterminator Salary in New York $16.43 $34,170 # 24
Exterminator Salary in Rhode Island $15.22 $31,650 # 25
Exterminator Salary in Colorado $15.89 $33,060 # 26
Exterminator Salary in Georgia $15.68 $32,610 # 27
Exterminator Salary in Pennsylvania $15.75 $32,760 # 28
Exterminator Salary in Missouri $15.87 $33,020 # 29
Exterminator Salary in Virginia $15.05 $31,310 # 30
Exterminator Salary in Texas $15.70 $32,660 # 31
Exterminator Salary in North Carolina $14.82 $30,830 # 32
Exterminator Salary in Maine $15.58 $32,410 # 33
Exterminator Salary in Tennessee $14.47 $30,090 # 34
Exterminator Salary in Louisiana $14.73 $30,640 # 35
Exterminator Salary in Florida $14.47 $30,090 # 36
Exterminator Salary in South Carolina $14.96 $31,120 # 37
Exterminator Salary in Oklahoma $14.44 $30,030 # 38
Exterminator Salary in Ohio $14.35 $29,840 # 39
Exterminator Salary in Kansas $14.76 $30,710 # 40
Exterminator Salary in Utah $14.52 $30,190 # 41
Exterminator Salary in Mississippi $14.01 $29,140 # 42
Exterminator Salary in Indiana $14.05 $29,220 # 43
Exterminator Salary in Arkansas $13.70 $28,500 # 44
Exterminator Salary in Montana $13.68 $28,440 # 45
Exterminator Salary in Alabama $14.02 $29,160 # 46
Exterminator Salary in New Mexico $13.66 $28,420 # 47
Exterminator Salary in Kentucky $12.67 $26,360 # 48
Exterminator Salary in Idaho $12.83 $26,680 # 49
Exterminator Salary in West Virginia $10.19 $21,200 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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