Shield: Derived from the Provincial Seal of Benguet where the town is located.
Dam & Reservoir: Represents Ambuklao and Binga Hydroelectric Plants.
Miner's Tools: Stand for the rich mineral resources and the mining industry of the Municipality.
Native Basket & Vegetables: Represent agriculture and basket-weaving industries of Itogon.
Pine Trees: Represent forestry.
Gong or Gansa: Symbolizes the highland culture of the natives; also the optimistic outlook of the people, their oneness and viability to progress.