Warehouse Forklift Operator salary in the United States

Average salary
$35,500/yr
Based on 20,475 income tax records
$17,500
$61,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$32K
 
$35K
 
$36K
 
$37K
 
$38K
$17,500
$61,500
How much do Warehouse Forklift Operators make?
The average total salary for a Warehouse Forklift Operator is $35,500 per year. This is based on data from 20,475 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Warehouse Forklift Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Warehouse Forklift Operator salary can vary between $17,500 to $61,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Warehouse Forklift Operator salary by location

Warehouse Forklift Operator salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Exelixis, Montgomery County, OH
10 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$27K – $60K
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Walmart, Tarrant County, TX
10 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$19K – $67K
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Goodman Manufacturing Company, Harris County, TX
19 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$25K – $50K
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National Distribution Centers L, Riverside County, CA
10 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$37K – $57K
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H‑E‑B, Harris County, TX
11 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$35K – $49K
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Costco Wholesale, Los Angeles County, CA
11 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$30K – $56K
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Menard, Eau Claire County, WI
20 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$19K – $56K
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Publix Super Markets, Polk County, FL
25 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$17K – $45K
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Hobby Lobby, Oklahoma County, OK
11 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$25K – $47K
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FedEx, Shelby County, TN
10 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$24K – $63K
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World Wide Technology, Madison County, IL
10 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$22K – $38K
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Saddle Creek, Polk County, FL
13 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$20K – $46K

Warehouse Forklift Operator demographics in United States

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79% are single
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21% are married
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32% have kids
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20% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Warehouse Forklift Operators in United States

20,475 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a warehouse forklift operator in the United States is $35,500 per year. Warehouse forklift operator salaries in the United States can vary between $17,500 to $61,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 20,475 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as warehouse forklift operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for warehouse forklift operators in the United States: Exelixis ($52,500 a year), Walmart ($43,500 a year), and Goodman Manufacturing Company ($43,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for warehouse forklift operators in the United States: Modesto Metro Area, CA ($42,500 a year), Allentown Metro Area, PA ($41,000 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($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.