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Pest Control Workers

in Massachusetts

Apply or release chemical solutions or toxic gases and set traps to kill or remove pests and vermin that infest buildings and surrounding areas.

Occupation Projection for Pest Control Workers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
372021  Pest Control Workers 1,262 1,334 72 5.71 % 50 124 181 High school diploma or equivalent 

Pest Control Workers Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    1,160  92 % 1,220  91 % 60  6 % $47,140
Administrative and Support Services    1,160  92 % 1,220  91 % 60  6 % $47,140
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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