Warehouse Forklift Operator salary in California

Average salary
$36,500/yr
Based on 1,637 income tax records
$17,500
$64,500
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
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$32K
 
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$41K
$17,500
$64,500
How much do Warehouse Forklift Operators make?
The average total salary for a Warehouse Forklift Operator is $36,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,637 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 $64,500 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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Costco Wholesale, California
64 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$26K – $65K
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IKEA, California
13 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$31K – $56K
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Tesla, California
10 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$19K – $69K
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Exelixis, California
14 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$23K – $57K
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National Distribution Centers L, California
17 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$32K – $58K
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Target, California
24 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$27K – $56K
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Walmart, California
27 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$17K – $51K
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FedEx, California
18 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$18K – $43K
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Home Depot, California
25 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$18K – $42K
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BBSI, California
10 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$17K – $43K
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EmployBridge, California
18 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$17K – $44K

Warehouse Forklift Operator demographics in California

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84% are single
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16% are married
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32% have kids
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16% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Warehouse Forklift Operators in California

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The average salary for a warehouse forklift operator in California is $36,500 per year. Warehouse forklift operator salaries in California can vary between $17,500 to $64,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,637 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 California: Costco Wholesale ($47,000 a year), IKEA ($45,500 a year), and Tesla ($44,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for warehouse forklift operators in California: Fontana, CA ($44,000 a year), Vallejo, CA ($44,000 a year), and Hesperia, CA ($43,000 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.