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Wildlife Control Agent Salary
in United Kingdom

£39,072 (GBP)

Average Salary

£19/hr

Average Hourly

£875

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 29, 2020

The average pay for a Wildlife Control Agent is £39,072 a year and £19 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Wildlife Control Agent is between £28,182 and £48,096. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Controls animal population in geographical district and investigates crop and property damage claims caused by wildlife.
  • Conducts on-site surveys to estimate number of birds and animals, such as deer, pheasant, and mountain fox, in designated areas and availability of game food and cover.
  • Gives recommendations about changes in hunting and trapping seasons and relocation of animals in overpopulated areas to obtain balance of wildlife and habitat.
  • Implements approved control measures, performing duties such as trapping beavers, dynamiting beaver dams, and tranquilizing and relocating deer, bear, cougar, and other animals.
  • Resurveys area and totals bag counts of hunters to determine effectiveness of control measures.
  • Recommends revised hunting and trapping regulations and other control measures and release of birds for restocking.
  • Searches area of reported property damage for animal tracks, leavings, and other evidence to identify specie of animal responsible.
  • Photographs extent of damage, documents other evidence, estimates financial loss, and recommends compensation.
  • Advises owner of methods to remedy future damages, and implements other measures, such as erecting fences, tranquilizing and relocating animal herds, and spraying flower beds and bushes with repellants.
  • Performs duties of wildlife agent during hunting season.
  • Gives talks to civic groups, school assemblies, and sports organizations to disseminate information about wildlife and department policies.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
£45,295
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (abbreviated to UK or U.K.) or Britain, is a sovereign country located off the north­western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north­eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland shares a land border with the Republic of Ireland. Otherwise, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the southwest, giving it the 12th-longest coastline...

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wildlife Control Agent is £39,072 a year and £19 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Wildlife Control Agent is between £28,182 and £48,096. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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