How much does a forklift operator make in Chicago, IL?
5% above national average
181 salaries reported
The average salary for a forklift operator is $14.85 per hour in Chicago, IL.
Salary estimates are based on 181 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by forklift operator employees, users, and collected from past and present job posts on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a forklift operator is less than 1 year.
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