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.