Forklift Operator salary in Texas

Average salary
$33,500/yr
Based on 1,475 income tax records
$17,500
$60,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,500
$60,000
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 $33,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,475 TurboTax users who reported their job as Forklift Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Forklift Operator salary can vary between $17,500 to $60,000 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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Conroe, TX
11 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$35K – $51K
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Katy, TX
11 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$32K – $53K
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Odessa, TX
17 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$37K – $48K
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Grand Prairie, TX
11 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$30K – $49K
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Spring, TX
10 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$34K – $43K
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Pasadena, TX
10 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$33K – $51K
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Baytown, TX
17 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$33K – $38K
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Lubbock, TX
21 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$33K – $41K
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Mesquite, TX
16 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$29K – $47K
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Waco, TX
13 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$24K – $38K
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San Antonio, TX
108 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$29K – $42K
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Amarillo, TX
17 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$32K – $41K
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Arlington, TX
33 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$26K – $37K
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Houston, TX
125 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$26K – $41K
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Dallas, TX
90 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$25K – $38K
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Fort Worth, TX
103 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$26K – $38K
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Corpus Christi, TX
10 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$29K – $38K
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Irving, TX
14 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$26K – $39K
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Tyler, TX
12 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$27K – $32K
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Lancaster, TX
10 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $39K
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Abilene, TX
10 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $31K
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Waxahachie, TX
12 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $32K
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El Paso, TX
69 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$22K – $30K
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Laredo, TX
38 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $31K

Forklift Operator salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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H‑E‑B, Texas
30 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$40K – $53K
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Penske, Texas
11 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$34K – $54K
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Walmart, Texas
27 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$32K – $41K
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The Coca-Cola Company, Texas
27 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$31K – $40K
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Tyson Foods, Texas
13 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$29K – $39K
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FedEx, Texas
17 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$24K – $43K
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Exelixis, Texas
17 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$30K – $35K

Forklift Operator demographics in Texas

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75% are single
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25% are married
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37% have kids
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16% own a home

Forklift Operator salaries by age in Texas

$0
$9,000
$18,000
$27,000
$36,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Forklift Operators in Texas

1,475 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 $17,500 to $60,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,475 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as forklift operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for forklift operators in Texas: H‑E‑B ($45,500 a year), Penske ($42,500 a year), and Walmart ($36,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for forklift operators in Texas: Conroe, TX ($45,000 a year), Katy, TX ($44,000 a year), and Odessa, TX ($40,500 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.