Forklift Operator in Fort Worth Salary

A Forklift Operator in Fort Worth, Texas earns an average wage of $12.42 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$10.36 - $16.48
$10
$13
$16
MEDIAN: $12.79
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Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $10.36 - $16.48
Overtime $18.00
Annual Data $0$40K
Bonus $1.00
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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$22,659 - $40,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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About Fort Worth, Texas

Tarrant County, Texas
836,969
Male:
414,126 (49.5%)
Female:
422,843 (50.5%)
Fort Worth is the 16th-largest city in the United States and the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas. The city is in North Central Texas and covers nearly 350 square miles (910 km2) in the counties of Denton, Parker, Wise, and Tarrant, of which it is the county seat. According to the 2015 census, estimates, Fort Worth's population is 833,319. The city is the second-largest in the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (the "DFW Metroplex"). The city was established in 1849 as an Army outpost on a bluff overlooking the Trinity River. Today, Fort Worth still embraces its Western heritage and traditional architecture and design. USS Fort Worth (LCS-3) is the first ship of the United States Navy named after the city. Fort Worth is home to the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and several world-class museums designed by internationally known contemporary architects. The Kimbell Art Museum, considered to have one of the best collections in...
Fort Worth:
$55,888
Texas:
$55,653
$936
Fort Worth:
$136,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.9%

Forklift Operator Job Listings

Key Stats for Forklift Operator

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Forklift Operator Salaries

National Average
$30,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Experienced
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼18%

Skills That Affect Forklift Operator Salaries

National Average
$30,000

Shipping
▼6%

Inventory Control
▼10%

Machine Operation
▼11%

Safety Compliance
▼11%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 13%
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