Forklift Operator salary in Cook County, IL

Average salary
$34,500/yr
Based on 152 income tax records
$18,000
$63,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$18,000
$63,000
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 Operators make?
The average total salary for a Forklift Operator is $34,500 per year. This is based on data from 152 TurboTax users who reported their job as Forklift Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Forklift Operator salary can vary between $18,000 to $63,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Forklift Operator salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Kenosha, WI
18 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$32K – $43K
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Plainfield, IL
10 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$26K – $42K
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Aurora, IL
17 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$36K – $41K
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Green Bay, WI
19 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$34K – $44K
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Milwaukee, WI
36 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$31K – $45K
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Rochelle, IL
13 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$35K – $42K
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Davenport, IA
11 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$29K – $41K
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Janesville, WI
11 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$30K – $43K
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Appleton, WI
12 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$29K – $40K
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Chicago, IL
59 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$31K – $44K
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Belvidere, IL
11 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$19K – $41K
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Fort Wayne, IN
34 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$26K – $40K
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South Bend, IN
14 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$29K – $42K
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Rockford, IL
13 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$29K – $35K
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Racine, WI
15 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$28K – $39K
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Gary, IN
11 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$27K – $34K
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Joliet, IL
23 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$25K – $38K

Forklift Operator salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**

Forklift Operator demographics in Cook County, IL

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90% are single
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10% are married
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26% have kids
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13% own a home

Forklift Operator salaries by age in Cook County, IL

$0
$9,375
$18,750
$28,125
$37,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Forklift Operators in Cook County, IL

152 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a forklift operator in Cook County, IL is $34,500 per year. Forklift operator salaries in Cook County, IL can vary between $18,000 to $63,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 152 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as forklift operator.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for forklift operators in Cook County, IL: Kenosha, WI ($40,500 a year), Plainfield, IL ($40,000 a year), and Aurora, IL ($39,500 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.