Forklift Operator Salary

The average wage for a Forklift Operator is C$16.12 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$24,328 - C$49,804
(Median)
C$24K
C$35K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$35,497
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50%
90%

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C$12.78 - C$21.62
(Median)
C$13
C$16
C$22
MEDIAN: C$16.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$17KC$34KC$51K
Salary
C$24,328 - C$49,804  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,046  
Profit Sharing
C$146.81 - C$3,915  
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$26,696 - C$48,277  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$12C$24C$36
Hourly Rate
C$12.78 - C$21.62  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.00  
Overtime
C$17.40 - C$34.04  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,046  
   
Profit Sharing
C$146.81 - C$3,915  
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).
)
C$26,696 - C$48,277  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 527
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Pay by Experience Level for Forklift Operator

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$34,561

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Experience Affects Forklift Operator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 10%


National Average
C$35,000


Skills That Affect Forklift Operator Salaries

Safety Compliance
up arrow 9%


National Average
C$35,000

Inventory Control
up arrow 1%

Forklift Operator
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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