Estimated Cost for Certified Operator
What is it Worth?
Everyone seems to have their own idea about the value of a certified pest control operator. Based on Pestcontrollicense.com consulting experience, it depends on the owner’s position and on the Certified Operator’s situation along with the agreement reached between them. Listed below are examples of what can be expected in terms of perceived value.
CERTIFIED PEST CONTROL OPERATOR IN Pest Control, Sub-Termite Control, Lawn and Ornamental, or Dry Wood Termites (Fume):
The fee has been from $800.00 to $1200.00 per month for one category of licensing. Variables to consider include whether the CPCO is hired for a job position or whether the CPCO is hired for the supervisor of chemicals and training employees, as well as the number of employees and what the exact responsibilities will include with the agreement.
MULTIPLE LICENSES: COMBINED LICENSES OF PC, SUB-TERMITE, L&O, AND FUME ARE USUALLY NEGOIATED.
ONE license is a minimum of $800.00. THE SECOND generally is +$250.00, the 3rd +$250.00, the 4th +$250.00. The amount depends on how much work and how much responsibility (employees) for the CPCO. These prices do not reflect every case. The certified operator will negotiate the price with the owner.
CERTIFIED WILD LIFE VARIES DEPENDING ON THE STATE
Licensees and owners can determine the value and establish that value within the terms of their agreement.