Shield: From the Provincial Seal of Pangasinan where the town is located.
Green Field: 83.52 % of total land area of the town is devoted to agriculture.
Agno River: Water reservoir irrigating rice lands making it possible for three-croppings in a year.
Torch: Two (2) agricultural institutions in the Municipality.
Rice Stalk & Tobacco: Main and biggest cash crops of the town.
Golden Pan: Gold panning, another profitable occupation of the townspeople.
Twenty Three Stars: Twenty three (23) Barangays of Santa Maria.
Rope: Unity and harmony of the townspeople.