Average Forklift Operator Hourly Pay

$15.05
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$11.91
MEDIAN
$15.05
90%
$19.49

The average hourly pay for a Forklift Operator is $15.05

Hourly Rate
$12 - $19
Bonus
$98 - $3k
Profit Sharing
$50 - $3k
Commission
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$25k - $42k
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Job Satisfaction for Forklift Operator

3.5 out of 5
(1,333)
Highly Satisfied
171Reviews
Based on 1,333 responses, the job of Forklift Operator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.54 out of 5. On average, Forklift Operators are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
91.9%
Female
8.0%
Prefer to self-define
0.1%
This data is based on 2,449 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

68%

Dental

61%

Vision

54%

None

31%