Forklift Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 81,310 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: February 13, 2019
Average salary
$13.27 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$22.30
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Forklift Operator is $13.27 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 81,310 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
$16.67 per hour
$16.03 per hour
$15.69 per hour
$15.93 per hour
$15.63 per hour
$15.81 per hour
$15.48 per hour
$16.90 per hour
$16.29 per hour
$15.57 per hour
Forklift Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$13.25 per hour
$13.27 per hour
$12.75 per hour
$13.29 per hour
$13.45 per hour

Forklift Operator job openings

Forklift Operator
Shasta Beverages
Baltimore, MD
Block Machine Operators, Heavy Equipment & Forklift Operators Needed!
Pavestone, Georgia Best Block & Tremron
Tyrone, GA
Forklift Operator
AtWork Group Santa Fe Springs
Cerritos, CA
Forklift Operator - Monroe LA
Wagner Logistics
Monroe, LA
Equipment Operator - Night Shift
GEORGIA PORTS AUTHORITY
Savannah, GA
Forklift Operator/Material Handler NEEDED
Western Way Recycling, Inc
Perris, CA
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