Pest control workers are most often employed by the Services to buildings & dwellings (except cleaning during construction & immediately after construction) industry. The average yearly wage for Pest control workers was $38,850 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Pest control workers by wage are Animal control workers, Other teachers and instructors, and Grinding, lapping, polishing, and buffing machine tool setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic.
Pest control workers are part of the Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of housekeeping & janitorial workers, Firstline supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, & groundskeeping workers, Maids & housekeeping cleaners, Janitors & building cleaners, Pest control workers, and 3 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Pest control workers are St. Lucie County (South) PUMA, FL, Mint Hill & Matthews (North) Towns PUMA, NC, and Hawaii County PUMA, HI. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Pest control workers are Apache Junction City PUMA, AZ, Madera City PUMA, CA, and Mint Hill & Matthews (North) Towns PUMA, NC.