Late-Career Forklift Operator Salary

Earnings for Late-Career Forklift Operators come in at around $14.96 per hour on average. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, slightly more than a fifth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by the greater part. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Late-Career Forklift Operators. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$23,834 - $66,443
$24K
$42K
$66K
MEDIAN: $41,821
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90%

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$11.10 - $21.88
$11
$15
$22
MEDIAN: $14.96
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$23,834 - $66,443  
   
Bonus
$297.99 - $4,894  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$23,619 - $51,776  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.10 - $21.88  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$14.26 - $33.14  
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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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$297.99 - $4,894  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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).
)
$23,619 - $51,776  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 477
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Key Stats for Forklift Operator

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Forklift Operator Salaries

ETL (Extract, transform, load)
▲9%

Machine Operation
▲5%

Safety Compliance
▲3%

Inventory Control
▼0%

National Average
$34,000

Shipping
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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