$37,306
Avg. Salary
$15.17
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,008

Bonus

$1,032

Profit Sharing

$994

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation is $15.17 per hour.

The average pay for a Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation is $37,306 per year.

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$11.94
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$15.17
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$19.48
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MEDIAN $15.17
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$24k
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$37k
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$53k
90%
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MEDIAN $37,306
$23,896 - $53,368
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MEDIAN: $37,306
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$0$53K
Salary $23,896 - $53,368
Bonus $246 - $6,273
Profit Sharing $509 - $4,000
Commission $76.03 - $7,891
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,538 - $48,654
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 154
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $11.94 - $19.48
Overtime $17.36 - $27.21
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $246 - $6,273
Commission $76.03 - $7,891
Profit Sharing $509 - $4,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,538 - $48,654
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 700

Job Description for Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation

The main objective of a pesticide handler, sprayer, and applicator (vegetation) is to mix and apply pesticides on vegetation and foliage including lawns, crops, trees, shrubs, and/or other plants. They also apply herbicides, insecticides, and fungicides to foliage and vegetation. Most of the time, these professionals apply these chemicals using a spray system, but they may also use other application methods such as crop dusting and vapor and soil infusions.

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Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation Tasks
  • Apply pesticide solutions to residential or corporate landscapes, wild vegetation, or agricultural crops.
  • Maintain, clean, and repair pest management supplies.
  • Ensure eradication and proper removal of target pest population.
  • Adhere to local and federal regulations regarding pesticide storage, application, and disposal.

Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation

Pay by Experience for a Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation has a positive trend. An entry-level Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 261 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 149 salaries. An experienced Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 85 salaries. A Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation?

Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation in Indianapolis:
"I enjoy the atmosphere."
Pros: Great city
Cons: Traffic

Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation in New Braunfels:
"Family oriented buisness."
Pros: Interacting with fellow employees satisfying customer need
Cons: The need for more training to field new business opportunity

Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation in Dayton:
"Good."
Pros: Low cost of living
Cons: Na

Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation in Salem:
"Feed the World."
Be a part of feeding the world.

Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation in Humble:
"Love it."
Pros:
Cons: No holiday pay..hard work in sun..long hours.

Key Stats for Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 194 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation Salaries

Experienced
▲16%

Late-Career
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$35,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 194 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 48%