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Forklift Driver Salary
in Idaho, United States

$32,967 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forklift Driver is $32,967 a year and $16 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Forklift Driver is between $25,086 and $39,440. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Forklift Driver. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and drives gasoline-, liquefied gas-, or electric-powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices, such as forklift, boom, scoop, lift beam and swivel-hook, fork-grapple, clamps, elevating platform, or trailer hitch, to push, pull, lift, stack, tier, or move products, equipment, or materials in warehouse, storage yard, or factory.
  • Moves levers and presses pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus.
  • Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products, or materials, or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch, and transports load to designated area.
Forklift Driver Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

Job family population: 570,300

Estimated population of Forklift Driver jobs: 49,154

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Forklift Driver Job Listings for Idaho, United States

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Feb 1
Coeur d'Alene, United States
Uber Driver Partners
S. driver's license and vehicle insurance * Have at least one year of driving experience in the U.S. (3 years if you're under 23 years old) Additional Information: If you have previous employment ...
Forklift Operator Warehouse
Feb 11
Pocatello, ID, USA
Global Employment Solutions
Forklift Location: Pocatello, ID Pay: $15 - $17 Shift: Monday - Friday (maybe Saturday) 10-6 Contract: 8 months Job Description: Loads, unloads & delivers materials within or near work-site using ...
Truck Driver (Home Nightly) - CDL / Warehouse Associate*
Feb 9
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
Have a current Class A or B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) issued by the state in which the ... Forklift certification preferred Company Description About Core & Main Core & Main (www.coreandmain ...
Warehouse Driver
Jan 31
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
Gustave A. Larson
The Driver reports to and is under the direction of the Distribution Manager. Primary ... forklift. Duties also include transporting materials within the warehouse. 4. Load and unload ...
Feb 14
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
Step Saver Transportation
Class A Regional Driver / $3500 Sign-on Bonus Well-established, family-oriented regional trucking company hauling a variety of dry bulk products is seeking top notch experienced drivers to join our ...
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