A Forklift Driver earns an average wage of C$16.35 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$12.45 - C$22.74
C$12
C$16
C$23
MEDIAN: C$16.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$15C$30C$45
Hourly Rate
C$12.45 - C$22.74  
   
Overtime
C$11.01 - C$43.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Bonus
C$1,200  
   
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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C$26,349 - C$49,430  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 116

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Pay by Experience Level for Forklift Driver

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

Forklift Driver Reviews

What is it like working as a Forklift Driver?

Forklift Driver in Milton:
"New Vocation."
Pros: The people, every one in all departments are willing to help each other, and everyone gets along (no infighting).
Cons: Much lower income compared to my 32 year career in newspaper printing.

Key Stats for Forklift Driver

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Forklift Driver Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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