Forklift Operator with Forklift Operator Skills Salary

A Forklift Operator with Forklift Operator skills earns an average wage of $12.92 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$29,000 - $58,144
$43K
MEDIAN: $43,000
50%

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$10.05 - $15.72
$10
$13
$16
MEDIAN: $12.92
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$43,000  
   
Bonus
$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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$21,478 - $38,310  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.05 - $15.72  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.69  
Overtime
$14.68 - $21.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$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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$21,478 - $38,310  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 60
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Key Stats for Forklift Operator

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Forklift Operator Salaries

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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