How much does a Fork Lift Operator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Fork Lift Operator in the United States is $18 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $16 and $20. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Fork Lift Operator operates fork lifts to stack and retrieve goods, supplies and materials. Responsible for maintaining inventory and for production area cleanliness. Being a Fork Lift Operator documents and maintains inventory records. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Fork Lift Operator typically reports to a supervisor. The Fork Lift Operator possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Fork Lift Operator do?
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Maintains safety standards as provided by the Production Supervisor.
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Fork Lift Operator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Fork Lift Operator ranges from $16 to $20 with the average hourly pay of $18. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $16 to $21 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $18.