Forklift Operator with Safety Compliance Skills Salary

A Forklift Operator with Safety Compliance skills earns an average wage of $13.50 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$19,784 - $61,863
$20K
$34K
$62K
MEDIAN: $33,936
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50%
90%

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$10.76 - $18.21
$11
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $13.76
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$0$61K
Salary $19,784 - $61,863
Bonus $295.17 - $3,490
Profit Sharing $3.30 - $2,400
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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$23,548 - $45,413
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $10.76 - $18.21
Hourly Tips $0.45
Overtime $15.48 - $27.28
Annual Data $0$45K
Bonus $295.17 - $3,490
Profit Sharing $3.30 - $2,400
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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$23,548 - $45,413
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,051

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Pay by Experience Level for Forklift Operator

Pay by Experience for a Forklift Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Forklift Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 488 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Forklift Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 357 salaries. An experienced Forklift Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 339 salaries. A Forklift Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 119 salaries.

Key Stats for Forklift Operator

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 263 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Forklift Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
$32,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 263 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 26%
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