Forklift Operator salary in Texas

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Based on 1,805 income tax records
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How much do Forklift Operators make?
The average total salary for a Forklift Operator is $33,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,805 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Forklift Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Forklift Operator salary can vary between $17,000 to $59,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Forklift Operator salary by location

Forklift Operator salary by company

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Salary range**
Costco Wholesale, Texas
16 income tax records
$27K – $61K
H‑E‑B, Texas
34 income tax records
$23K – $61K
Goodman Manufacturing Company, Texas
19 income tax records
$23K – $53K
Keurig Dr Pepper, Texas
13 income tax records
$31K – $60K
PepsiCo, Texas
12 income tax records
$29K – $53K
FedEx, Texas
18 income tax records
$19K – $46K
Walmart, Texas
46 income tax records
$22K – $50K
Tyson Foods, Texas
21 income tax records
$28K – $51K
Exelixis, Texas
37 income tax records
$18K – $54K
National Distribution Centers L, Texas
10 income tax records
$21K – $41K
Mclane Company, Texas
10 income tax records
$20K – $50K
The Coca-Cola Company, Texas
26 income tax records
$19K – $49K
Staffing Solutions Central Tx, Texas
12 income tax records
$16K – $25K

Forklift Operator demographics in Texas

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77% are single
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23% are married
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32% have kids
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17% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Forklift Operators in Texas

1,805 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a forklift operator in Texas is $33,500 per year. Forklift operator salaries in Texas can vary between $17,000 to $59,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,805 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as forklift operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for forklift operators in Texas: Costco Wholesale ($50,500 a year), H‑E‑B ($43,500 a year), and Goodman Manufacturing Company ($43,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for forklift operators in Texas: Spring, TX ($45,500 a year), Grand Prairie, TX ($41,500 a year), and Odessa, TX ($39,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.