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Forklift Operator Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$31,404 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forklift Operator is $31,404 a year and $15 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Forklift Operator is between $23,897 and $37,571. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Forklift Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Forklift Operator Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

Forklift Operator / Order Puller (Van Buren, AR)
Jan 21
Van Buren, AR, USA
Eastern Metal Supply
Forklift Operator / Order Puller (Van Buren, Arkansas) EMS has an immediate opening for an experienced and reliable full time Forklift Operator / Order Puller / Warehouse Worker in our Van Buren ...
Warehouse Forklift Driver / Operator
Jan 9
Marion, AR, USA
Ritter Disposables Inc.
We are recruiting a Warehouse Forklift Driver / Operator to join our team! Your position will focus on the safe and efficient movement of products and materials. ‪Shift: Mon - Fri 6AM - 2:30PM ...
Material Handler Forklift Operator
Dec 13
Conway, AR, USA
TEC Staffing Services
12 hours shifts. (rotating) 1st and 2nd available. Pay is 11.00 an hour. Must have forkift experience and material handler experience. Drug Screen and background check are required
Cold Storage Forklift Operator
Nov 3
Fayetteville, AR, USA
WorkSource Inc.
WorkSource in Springdale is now hiring for a Cold Storage Forklift Operator for a facility in Fayetteville. To qualify, you will need previous forklift experience and should be willing to work in ...
Warehouse Operator in Training / Forklift Operators - PART-TIME
Jan 11
Jonesboro, United States
Nice-Pak Products
Requisition Number 19-0002 Post Date 1/9/2019 Title Warehouse Operator in Training / Forklift Operators - PART-TIME City Jonesboro State AR Description Nice-Pak Products, Inc. (NP) is the global ...