An integrated pest management specialist provides effective and environmentally-sensitive approaches to reduce pest infestation, contact with pests and exposure to pesticides.
Training requires at least a high school diploma and a state license.
For more information, visit your state's agricultural department website.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In May 2020, the median yearly salary for an integrated pest management specialist was $62,000, according to PayScale.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Pest Control Technician Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Learn about being an integrated pest management specialist from Kelsey Jackson of Ecolab.