Forklift Driver salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$35,500/yr
Based on 3,681 income tax records
$17,500
$62,000
Age:
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$17,500
$62,000
How much do Forklift Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Forklift Driver is $35,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,681 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Forklift Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Forklift Driver salary can vary between $17,500 to $62,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Forklift Driver salary by location

Forklift Driver salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chrysler, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$44K – $84K
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Old Dominion Freight Line, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$42K – $66K
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Seneca Foods, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$49K – $75K
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Estes Express Lines, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$31K – $64K
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Ford Motor Company, US Midwest Region
26 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$26K – $88K
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General Motors, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$29K – $94K
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The Coca-Cola Company, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$39K – $66K
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Costco Wholesale, US Midwest Region
105 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$24K – $62K
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Conagra Brands, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$39K – $62K
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PepsiCo, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$29K – $68K
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Ryder, US Midwest Region
20 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$26K – $67K
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Americold, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$33K – $58K
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WestRock, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$19K – $65K
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Walmart, US Midwest Region
80 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$24K – $58K
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Penske, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$31K – $72K
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Tyson Foods, US Midwest Region
23 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$26K – $71K
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Exelixis, US Midwest Region
51 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$18K – $58K
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Schenker, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$19K – $49K
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FedEx, US Midwest Region
45 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$18K – $59K
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Norplas Industries, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$27K – $54K
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Home Depot, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$23K – $50K
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R+L Carriers, US Midwest Region
15 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$19K – $51K
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GEODIS, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$29K – $40K
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Menard, US Midwest Region
65 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$16K – $56K
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ManpowerGroup, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$21K – $39K

Forklift Driver demographics in US Midwest Region

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76% are single
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24% are married
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34% have kids
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24% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Forklift Drivers in US Midwest Region

3,681 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a forklift driver in US Midwest Region is $35,500 per year. Forklift driver salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $17,500 to $62,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,681 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as forklift driver.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for forklift drivers in US Midwest Region: Chrysler ($63,000 a year), Old Dominion Freight Line ($61,000 a year), and Seneca Foods ($57,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for forklift drivers in US Midwest Region: Sioux Falls Metro Area, SD ($41,500 a year), Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($40,000 a year), and Topeka Metro Area, KS ($40,000 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.