Forklift Driver Salaries

4,855 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$28,927 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,006
Range$227 - $4,613

How much does a Forklift Driver make?

The national average salary for a Forklift Driver is $28,927 in United States. Filter by location to see Forklift Driver salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,855 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Forklift Driver employees.

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Forklift Driver - Hourly

Costco Wholesale

$23/hr

Range: $13 - $28

39 salaries

$23/hr
$13$28

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Costco Wholesale

$15/hr

Range: $10 - $28

15 salaries

$15/hr
$10$28

Forklift Driver

Costco Wholesale

$55,219/yr

Range: $33K - $62K

10 salaries

$55,219/yr
$33K$62K

Forklift Driver - Hourly

DHL Supply Chain

$14/hr

Range: $13 - $16

10 salaries

$14/hr
$13$16

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Walmart

$19/hr

Range: $13 - $24

9 salaries

$19/hr
$13$24

Forklift Driver - Hourly

BJ's Wholesale Club

$13/hr

Range: $10 - $16

9 salaries

$13/hr
$10$16

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Menards

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $15

8 salaries

$11/hr
$10$15

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Forklift Driver - Hourly

Amazon

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $16

5 salaries

$13/hr
$12$16

Forklift Driver - Hourly

UPS

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $17

5 salaries

$13/hr
$11$17

Forklift Driver - Hourly

The Home Depot

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $17

4 salaries

$13/hr
$11$17

Forklift Driver - Hourly

The Coca-Cola Company

$16/hr

Range: $14 - $18

4 salaries

$16/hr
$14$18

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Winn-Dixie

$16/hr

Range: $16 - $18

4 salaries

$16/hr
$16$18

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Niagara Bottling

$15/hr

Range: $14 - $20

4 salaries

$15/hr
$14$20

Forklift Driver - Hourly

General Motors (GM)

$18/hr

Range: $14 - $30

3 salaries

$18/hr
$14$30

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Sam's Club

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $13

3 salaries

$11/hr
$11$13

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Georgia-Pacific

$16/hr

Range: $13 - $17

3 salaries

$16/hr
$13$17

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Nestlé Waters North America

$19/hr

Range: $18 - $23

3 salaries

$19/hr
$18$23

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Americold Logistics

$14/hr

Range: $14 - $16

3 salaries

$14/hr
$14$16

Forklift Driver - Hourly

DB Schenker

$15/hr

Range: $14 - $15

3 salaries

$15/hr
$14$15

Forklift Driver - Hourly

UTi Worldwide

$12/hr

Range: $12 - $12

3 salaries

$12/hr
$12$12
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent forklift driver salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$17
hourly
A Forklift Operator in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
A Material Handler/Forklift Operator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$14
hourly
A Forklift Operator in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Forklift Operator in the Tupelo, MS Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tupelo, MS Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Warehouse Forklift Operator in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Sit Down Fork Lift Operator in the Harrisburg, PA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Harrisburg, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Warerhouse Operative, Forklift Driver in the Abilene, TX Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Abilene, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$15
hourly
A Forklift Operator in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
 
Temporary
1 to 50 employees
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