Shield: From the Provincial Seal of Tarlac where the town is located.

The Whole Design Inside the Shield: Bat popularly known as "pampaniki" in vernacular. Old folks said that name of the town is derived from this creature.

Sugarcane on the left side: Municipality as sugar central.

Stalks of Rice Grains on the right side: Agriculture, main source of living of majority of the people.

Lighted Torch: Education.

Wheel: Commerce with various businesses in the community.

Three Stars: Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao as major group of islands of the Philippines.

1986: Year of new beginning, not only for Paniquenians but also for all Filipinos.