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Electric Fork Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$40,940 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Electric Fork Operator is $40,940 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Electric Fork Operator is between $30,904 and $49,271. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Tends powered hoist to load vine crops, such as green peas or lima bean vines onto conveyor of viner (pea or bean-shelling machine): pushes hoisting fork into pile of vine crops, and starts hoist that lifts vine crops and drops vines into viner.
  • Rakes up scattered vines and pitches vines into viner, using pitchfork.
Electric Fork Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Hoist and Winch Operators

Job family population: 3,080

Estimated population of Electric Fork Operator jobs: 177

Rate of error: 9.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Electric Fork Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Production Operator
Jun 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Food Company on Chicago's North West Side
Under general supervision, this employee will be responsible for operating production and packaging ... Material handling with use of fork trucks and electric pallet jacks * Performs other duties as ...
Forklift / EPJ Operators
Jun 5
Joliet, IL, USA
PrideStaff is currently seeking numerous Forklift and Electric Pallet Jack Operators for a large ... Double fork * Electric pallet jack 1st & 2nd shifts available 1st shift: 7am-3:30pm 2nd shift: 3 ...
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