How Much do Exterminators Make in Illinois?

Do exterminators in Illinois make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Illinois exterminators?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, exterminators in Illinois earn an average of $38,540 a year, equivalent to $18.53 an hour.

This is 3% less than exterminators nationwide and 30% less than the typical Illinois worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Illinois Exterminator Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $27.92 $58,080
75th $21.54 $44,800
50th $17.44 $36,280
25th $14.43 $30,020
10th $11.74 $24,430
Illinois Exterminators Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Carbondale $19.50 $40,560
Champaign $20.00 $41,600
Chicago $18.96 $39,430
Peoria $17.09 $35,550
Rockford $16.96 $35,280
Springfield $18.09 $37,630
Illinois Exterminator Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $18.53 $38,540
2018 $17.74 $36,910
2017 $18.09 $37,630
2016 $18.04 $37,520
2015 $17.25 $35,870
2014 $17.57 $36,540
2013 $16.86 $35,070
2012 $15.30 $31,830
2011 $13.57 $28,220