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Experienced Forklift Operator Salary

An Experienced Forklift Operator earns an average wage of $13.62 per hour.
$21,674 - $54,030
(Median)
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54K
MEDIAN: $35,426
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$10.10 - $18.58
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$21,674 - $54,030  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,800  
Profit Sharing
$481.77 - $5,152  
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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$21,551 - $44,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 36
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.10 - $18.58  
   
Overtime
$13.49 - $28.09  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,800  
   
Profit Sharing
$481.77 - $5,152  
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).
)
$21,551 - $44,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 715
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Skills That Affect Experienced Forklift Operator Salaries

Safety Compliance
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National Average
$31,000

Machine Operation
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Inventory Control
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Shipping
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 110 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 22%