Forklift Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 92,174 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 19, 2018
Average salary
$12.95 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$22.60
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Forklift Operator is $12.95 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 92,174 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
$17.81 per hour
$17.06 per hour
$16.70 per hour
$16.74 per hour
$16.05 per hour
$15.35 per hour
$15.23 per hour
$16.45 per hour
$15.70 per hour
$15.55 per hour
Forklift Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$13.07 per hour
$13.05 per hour
$12.65 per hour
$13.27 per hour
$12.94 per hour

Forklift Operator job openings

Warehouse Forklift Operator
Amcor
Fort Worth, TX
Weekend Warehouse Workers Needed!! $16.25-18.25 per hour
Belnick
Olive Branch, MS
Weekend Warehouse Workers Needed!! $16.25-18.25 per hour Belnick
Belnick
Canton, GA
Warehouse Distribution Specialist
The Partner Group
SeaTac, WA
Equipment Operator (Forest Park, GA)
WITRON Group
Forest Park, GA
Warehouse Worker
Iron Mountain
Dallas, TX
Forklift Operator Jobs