$37,361
Avg. Salary
$14.91
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,048

Profit Sharing

$1,017

Commission

$989

The average pay for a Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation is $14.91 per hour.

The average pay for a Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation is $37,361 per year.

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$19
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MEDIAN $15
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MEDIAN $37,361
$23,900 - $52,412
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MEDIAN: $37,361
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$11.78 - $19.18
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$0$52K
Salary $23,900 - $52,412
Bonus $242 - $7,450
Profit Sharing $690 - $4,055
Commission $73.40 - $8,170
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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$25,070 - $48,181
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 163
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $11.78 - $19.18
Overtime $17.16 - $26.88
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $242 - $7,450
Commission $73.40 - $8,170
Profit Sharing $690 - $4,055
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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$25,070 - $48,181
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 684

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 Advice

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

Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation in Evansville:
"It'll take 2-8% more product that you think!"
Learn everything you can from those around you. I'm a hybrid of everyone I've met in this field.

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 184 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Pesticide Handler / Sprayer / Applicator, Vegetation Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

Late-Career
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$35,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 184 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 49%