A Forklift Driver earns an average wage of AU$22.71 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$39,806 - AU$60,146
AU$40K
AU$49K
AU$60K
MEDIAN: AU$48,509
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50%
90%

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AU$18.84 - AU$27.77
AU$19
AU$23
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$22.71
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$21KAU$42KAU$63K
Salary
AU$39,806 - AU$60,146  
   
Bonus
AU$645  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$39,498 - AU$61,249  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$17AU$34AU$51
Hourly Rate
AU$18.84 - AU$27.77  
   
Overtime
AU$28.00 - AU$50.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$645  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$39,498 - AU$61,249  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 349

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Pay by Experience Level for Forklift Driver

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$48,341

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Key Stats for Forklift Driver

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Forklift Driver Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
AU$48,000

▼1%

▼1%

Skills That Affect Forklift Driver Salaries


▲2%

▲2%

Logistics
▲1%

National Average
AU$48,000

ETL (Extract, transform, load)
▼4%

Driver/Core Development
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 95%
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