Average Forklift Operator Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$24.89
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
10%
A$21.26
MEDIAN
A$24.89
90%
A$29.86

The average hourly pay for a Forklift Operator is AU$24.89

Hourly Rate
AU$21 - AU$30
Bonus
AU$98 - AU$5k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$2k
Total Pay
AU$44k - AU$64k
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What Do Forklift Operators Do?

Forklift Operator Tasks
  • Keep an inventory of product availability and location.
  • Operate a forklift to move and stack merchandise.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
90.7%
Female
9.3%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

3%

Dental

0%

Vision

0%

None

97%