Forklift Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 93,141 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 16, 2018
Average salary
$13.01 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$22.65
Salary Distribution

How much does a Forklift Operator make in the United States?

The average salary for a Forklift Operator is $13.01 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 93,141 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Forklift Operator employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Forklift Operator is less than 1 year.
Forklift Operator salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$18.38 per hour
$16.81 per hour
$16.53 per hour
$16.25 per hour
$15.44 per hour
$15.31 per hour
$16.53 per hour
$16.00 per hour
$15.76 per hour
$15.55 per hour
Forklift Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$13.15 per hour
$13.13 per hour
$12.68 per hour
$13.33 per hour
$13.03 per hour

Forklift Operator job openings

Forklift Operator - 1 st Shift, Sit-down
DSC Logistics
Toledo, OH
Columbus Dockworker (Part-Time)
Saia LTL Freight
Columbus, OH
Duncansville Dockworker
Saia LTL Freight
Duncansville, PA
Westborough Dockworker
Saia LTL Freight
Westborough, MA
Springfield Dockworker
Saia LTL Freight
Springfield, MA
Forklift Operator/ Production Associate
Cosma International
Piedmont, SC
Forklift Operator Jobs