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Forklift Driver Salaries

7,404 SalariesUpdated Jun 9, 2021

Average Base Pay
$32,954 / yr
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How much does a Forklift Driver make?

The national average salary for a Forklift Driver is $32,954 in United States. Filter by location to see Forklift Driver salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 7,404 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Forklift Driver employees.

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Forklift Driver - Hourly

Costco Wholesale

$25/hr

Range: $13 - $31

66 salaries

$25/hr
$13$31

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Costco Wholesale

$17/hr

Range: $11 - $29

20 salaries

$17/hr
$11$29

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Walmart

$20/hr

Range: $16 - $24

16 salaries

$20/hr
$16$24

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Sam's Club

$14/hr

Range: $11 - $16

15 salaries

$14/hr
$11$16

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Amazon

$17/hr

Range: $13 - $20

11 salaries

$17/hr
$13$20

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Menards

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $16

11 salaries

$11/hr
$10$16

Forklift Driver - Hourly

BJ's Wholesale Club

$14/hr

Range: $10 - $17

11 salaries

$14/hr
$10$17

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Forklift Driver - Hourly

DHL Supply Chain

$15/hr

Range: $13 - $17

10 salaries

$15/hr
$13$17

Forklift Driver - Hourly

UPS

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $18

6 salaries

$13/hr
$11$18

Forklift Driver - Hourly

The Home Depot

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $18

5 salaries

$13/hr
$11$18

Forklift Driver - Hourly

The Coca-Cola Company

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $24

5 salaries

$17/hr
$15$24

Forklift Driver - Hourly

IKEA

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $23

5 salaries

$18/hr
$16$23

Forklift Driver - Hourly

DB Schenker

$15/hr

Range: $14 - $24

5 salaries

$15/hr
$14$24

Forklift Driver - Hourly

FedEx

$18/hr

Range: $17 - $19

4 salaries

$18/hr
$17$19

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Hobby Lobby

$18/hr

Range: $15 - $22

4 salaries

$18/hr
$15$22

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Winn-Dixie

$17/hr

Range: $17 - $19

4 salaries

$17/hr
$17$19

Forklift Driver - Hourly

FedEx Freight

$19/hr

Range: $17 - $21

4 salaries

$19/hr
$17$21

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Niagara Bottling

$16/hr

Range: $15 - $21

4 salaries

$16/hr
$15$21

Forklift Driver - Hourly

Americold Logistics

$16/hr

Range: $14 - $17

4 salaries

$16/hr
$14$17

Forklift Driver - Hourly

United States Cold Storage

$17/hr

Range: $16 - $23

4 salaries

$17/hr
$16$23

Recent Salary Reports

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A Forklift Operator in the Louisville, KY Area area reported making $15 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Louisville, KY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Forklift Operator in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Forklift Operator in the Birmingham, AL Area area reported making $18 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Birmingham, AL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Forklift Operator in the Louisville, KY Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
Louisville, KY Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$28
hourly
A Forklift Operator in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $28 per hour
Additional Pay
$300 cash bonus
$15k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Material Handler/Forklift Operator in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Material Handler/Forklift Operator in the Reading, PA Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
Reading, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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