The average hourly pay for an Exterminator is $14.79.
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$204 - $19,574
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$24,502 - $52,148
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Job Description for Exterminator
Exterminators are responsible for getting rid of pests in homes, such as bed bugs, spiders, rodents, cockroaches, and termites. Strong customer service skills are beneficial in this position for interacting directly with clients, and they typically perform inspections to determine the statuses of infestations and then advise homeowners of what treatments may be necessary and how much they will cost. Some treatments are performed on the same day of inspection, while large infestations may requir…Read more
- Inspect home for evidence of rodents, insects and other pests.
- Schedule and administrate regular pest-control visits, spraying exterior, checking traps, etc.
- Develop one or more plans for pest removal and elimination.
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Pay by Experience Level for Exterminator
An entry-level Exterminator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.68 based on 41 salaries. An early career Exterminator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.82 based on 73 salaries. A mid-career Exterminator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.31 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Exterminator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.49 based on 43 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Years of Experience
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