Getting rid of pests in NSW has gotten substantially more expensive over the last financial year. According to ServiceSeeking.com.au's pricing data, the state's exterminators raised their rates by about 50% on average. This means that the median cost of exterminations in the state jumped to $135/hr from just $90/hr in FY14.
The budget and premium rates also increased by 67% and 55% respectively. A budget pest control job in NSW now costs approximately $130/hr while a premium service will set you back around $150/hr.
Despite the higher cost of exterminations in NSW, the price increase in the state still wasn't as big as Vic's. The pest control experts in Vic raised their prices by a staggering 275%, so they now offer the most expensive pest control services in the country. On the other hand, Qld exterminators reduced their rates by a sizeable margin making them the most affordable to hire from the three states.
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