Late-Career Forklift Operator Salary

Late-Career Forklift Operators take home approximately $15.26 per hour on average. Overall cash earnings for Late-Career Forklift Operators stretch from $24K on the lower end to $53K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $4K from bonuses and $3K from profit sharing. Some workers in this field — just under a fourth — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a strong majority and dental plans are enjoyed by the larger part. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$24,588 - $67,922
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$40K
$68K
MEDIAN: $40,398
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$11.35 - $22.08
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$22
MEDIAN: $15.28
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$0$67K
Salary $24,588 - $67,922
Bonus $295.90 - $4,179
Profit Sharing $0.07 - $2,980
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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$24,144 - $52,791
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $11.35 - $22.08
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $15.09 - $33.20
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $295.90 - $4,179
Profit Sharing $0.07 - $2,980
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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$24,144 - $52,791
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 536

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Key Stats for Forklift Operator

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 83 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Forklift Operator Salaries

ETL (Extract, transform, load)
▲7%

Machine Operation
▲2%

Safety Compliance
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Inventory Control
▼2%

Shipping
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 83 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 22%
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