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Forklift Operator Salary
in Lakeport, California

$37,766 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$563

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forklift Operator is $37,766 a year and $18 an hour in Lakeport, California, United States. The average salary range for a Forklift Operator is between $28,738 and $45,182. 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 Lakeport, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Operator Job Prevalence in Lakeport, California, United States

Job family: Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

Job family population: 570,300

Estimated population of Forklift Operator jobs: 49,154

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$43,781
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

About Lakeport, California

Lakeport Cost of Living Score:

Description: Lakeport is an incorporated city and county seat of Lake County, California. This city is one hundred and twenty-five miles northwest of Sacramento. Lakeport is on the west shore of Clear Lake, at an elevation of 1355 feet (413 m). The population was 4,753 at the 2010 census, down from 4,820 at the time of the 2000 census....

Forklift Operator Job Listings for Lakeport, California

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