Forklift Driver salary in California

Average salary
$36,500/yr
Based on 935 income tax records
$17,500
$65,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,500
$65,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Forklift Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Forklift Driver is $36,500 per year. This is based on data from 935 TurboTax users who reported their job as Forklift Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Forklift Driver salary can vary between $17,500 to $65,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Forklift Driver salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Fairfield, CA
11 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$42K – $59K
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Modesto, CA
44 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$29K – $50K
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Stockton, CA
57 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$31K – $44K
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Fontana, CA
15 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$30K – $48K
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Sacramento, CA
19 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$28K – $42K
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Turlock, CA
11 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$31K – $44K
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Moreno Valley, CA
22 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$29K – $42K
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San Bernardino, CA
20 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$28K – $43K
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Merced, CA
13 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$24K – $40K
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Ontario, CA
10 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$32K – $36K
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Long Beach, CA
15 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$28K – $38K
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Bakersfield, CA
16 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$26K – $47K
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Fresno, CA
32 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$22K – $42K
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Manteca, CA
10 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$23K – $48K
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Riverside, CA
13 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$31K – $32K
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Jurupa Valley, CA
11 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$23K – $39K
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Victorville, CA
11 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$21K – $44K
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Los Angeles, CA
17 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$21K – $31K

Forklift Driver salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Costco Wholesale, California
83 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$41K – $57K
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Walmart, California
10 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$38K – $43K

Forklift Driver demographics in California

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75% are single
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25% are married
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44% have kids
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20% own a home

Forklift Driver salaries by age in California

$0
$9,875
$19,750
$29,625
$39,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Forklift Drivers in California

935 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a forklift driver in California is $36,500 per year. Forklift driver salaries in California can vary between $17,500 to $65,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 935 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as forklift driver.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for forklift drivers in California: Fairfield, CA ($49,500 a year), Modesto, CA ($38,500 a year), and Stockton, CA ($38,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.