Warehouse Forklift Operator salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$36,500/yr
Based on 5,666 income tax records
$17,500
$62,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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$33K
 
$36K
 
$37K
 
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$39K
$17,500
$62,500
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 5,666 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 $62,500 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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Uline, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$61K – $74K
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General Motors, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$43K – $98K
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Old Dominion Freight Line, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$19K – $71K
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Deere & Company, US Midwest Region
15 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$30K – $83K
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SuperValu, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$38K – $76K
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Ford Motor Company, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$22K – $81K
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Chrysler, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$19K – $98K
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International Paper, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$37K – $64K
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United States Cold Storage, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$19K – $60K
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Nestle USA, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$24K – $78K
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The Coca-Cola Company, US Midwest Region
19 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$41K – $77K
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Dot Foods Incorporated, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$22K – $64K
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Estes Express Lines, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$37K – $57K
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3M, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$24K – $64K
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Costco Wholesale, US Midwest Region
53 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$29K – $62K
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Interstate Warehousing, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$38K – $61K
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Dollar General, US Midwest Region
15 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$26K – $56K
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PepsiCo, US Midwest Region
32 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$20K – $57K
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US Foods, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$30K – $88K
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Target, US Midwest Region
65 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$20K – $58K
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General Mills, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$36K – $51K
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WestRock, US Midwest Region
15 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$24K – $73K
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Conagra Brands, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$32K – $54K
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Americold, US Midwest Region
37 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$26K – $57K
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Frito-Lay, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$22K – $63K
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R+L Carriers, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$23K – $64K
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Tyson Foods, US Midwest Region
31 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$25K – $52K
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Ryder, US Midwest Region
38 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$19K – $59K
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National Distribution Centers L, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$20K – $52K
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Lineage Logistics Services, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$18K – $43K
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Menard, US Midwest Region
98 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$19K – $56K
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Schenker, US Midwest Region
22 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$26K – $45K
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Exelixis, US Midwest Region
88 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$20K – $61K
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Caterpillar, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$27K – $48K
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FedEx, US Midwest Region
43 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$18K – $58K
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Tractor Supply Company, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$21K – $44K
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Penske, US Midwest Region
20 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$24K – $51K
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Walgreen, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$25K – $41K
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World Wide Technology, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$21K – $52K
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GEODIS, US Midwest Region
31 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$25K – $47K
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Home Depot, US Midwest Region
29 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$22K – $50K
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Lowe's, US Midwest Region
20 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$22K – $40K
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Meijer, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$24K – $48K
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Ace Hardware, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$20K – $39K
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Kenco Logistics Services, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$18K – $45K
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Chewy, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$25K – $48K
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EmployBridge, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$16K – $37K

Warehouse Forklift Operator demographics in US Midwest Region

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78% are single
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22% are married
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31% have kids
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22% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Warehouse Forklift Operators in US Midwest Region

5,666 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a warehouse forklift operator in US Midwest Region is $36,500 per year. Warehouse forklift operator salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $17,500 to $62,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 5,666 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 US Midwest Region: Uline ($65,000 a year), General Motors ($64,000 a year), and Old Dominion Freight Line ($60,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for warehouse forklift operators in US Midwest Region: Green Bay Metro Area, WI ($43,000 a year), Flint Metro Area, MI ($43,000 a year), and Fargo Metro Area, ND ($42,000 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.