Forklift Operator salary in US Northeast Region

Average salary
$37,000/yr
Based on 1,874 income tax records
$18,000
$63,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$18,000
$63,500
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 Operators make?
The average total salary for a Forklift Operator is $37,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,874 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Forklift Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Forklift Operator salary can vary between $18,000 to $63,500 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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Burlington Metro Area, VT
10 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$46K – $56K
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Albany Metro Area, NY
25 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$35K – $50K
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Rochester Metro Area, NY
44 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$32K – $50K
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Worcester Metro Area, MA
36 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$34K – $46K
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Portland Metro Area, ME
18 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$37K – $50K
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Providence Metro Area, RI
53 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$35K – $49K
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Springfield Metro Area, MA
32 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$34K – $44K
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Reading Metro Area, PA
37 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$28K – $49K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
47 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$31K – $45K
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Trenton Metro Area, NJ
15 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$30K – $46K
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Poughkeepsie Metro Area, NY
24 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$29K – $45K
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Allentown Metro Area, PA
134 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$30K – $46K
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York Metro Area, PA
89 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$29K – $45K
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Pittsburgh Metro Area, PA
39 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$30K – $45K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
192 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$28K – $46K
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Harrisburg Metro Area, PA
164 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$28K – $44K
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Binghamton Metro Area, NY
12 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$30K – $40K
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Youngstown Metro Area, OH
22 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$29K – $44K
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Lancaster Metro Area, PA
41 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$30K – $45K
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New York Metro Area, NY
162 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$28K – $43K
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Syracuse Metro Area, NY
32 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$29K – $44K
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Hartford Metro Area, CT
36 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$27K – $47K
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Scranton Metro Area, PA
111 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$26K – $41K
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Buffalo Metro Area, NY
36 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$29K – $41K
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New Haven Metro Area, CT
34 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$22K – $41K
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Utica Metro Area, NY
20 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$26K – $39K

Forklift Operator salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Motts, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$46K – $61K
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Costco Wholesale, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$31K – $54K
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C&S Wholesale Grocers, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$40K – $55K
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Americold, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$38K – $50K
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Home Depot, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$38K – $49K
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Walmart, US Northeast Region
18 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$39K – $49K
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FedEx, US Northeast Region
32 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$34K – $43K
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Lowe's, US Northeast Region
17 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$32K – $44K
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Exelixis, US Northeast Region
50 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$31K – $40K
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XPO Logistics, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$27K – $40K
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BJ's Wholesale Club, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $34K
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Chewy, US Northeast Region
13 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$25K – $31K

Forklift Operator demographics in US Northeast Region

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75% are single
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25% are married
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34% have kids
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21% own a home

Forklift Operator salaries by age in US Northeast Region

$0
$10,375
$20,750
$31,125
$41,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Forklift Operators in US Northeast Region

1,874 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a forklift operator in US Northeast Region is $37,000 per year. Forklift operator salaries in US Northeast Region can vary between $18,000 to $63,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,874 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as forklift operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for forklift operators in US Northeast Region: Motts ($52,500 a year), Costco Wholesale ($49,500 a year), and C&S Wholesale Grocers ($45,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for forklift operators in US Northeast Region: Burlington Metro Area, VT ($49,000 a year), Albany Metro Area, NY ($41,000 a year), and Rochester Metro Area, NY ($41,000 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.