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Forklift Operator Salary
in Conway, South Carolina

$32,100 (USD)

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The average pay for a Forklift Operator is $32,100 a year and $15 an hour in Conway, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Forklift Operator is between $24,426 and $38,403. 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 Conway, South Carolina.

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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 Operator Job Prevalence in Conway, South Carolina, 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:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Conway, South Carolina

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Description: Conway is a city in Horry County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 17,103 at the 2010 census, and had an estimated population in 2016 of 22,761. It is the county seat of Horry County and is part of the Myrtle Beach metropolitan area. It is the home of Coastal Carolina University. Numerous buildings and structures located in Conway are on the National Register of Historic Places. Among these is the City Hall building, designed by Robert Mills, architect of the Washington Monument. Since the completion of the Main Street USA project in the 1980s, Conway's downtown has been revitalized with shops and...

Forklift Operator Job Listings for Conway, South Carolina

Concrete Pipe Making Machine Operator
Jun 6
Galivants Ferry, SC, USA
PeopleReady, Myrtle Beach, is currently hiring for a Concrete Pipe Making Machine Operator for a customer in the Galivants Ferry, SC area. This is a full time temp to perm position for the right ...
Equipment Operator
May 31
Little River, SC, USA
A.O. Hardee and Son, Inc.
Sitework contractor looking for experienced Heavy Equipment Operators. EEO Employer. Health, dental, 401k, and paid time off benefits after the required amount of employment time. Please apply in ...
Material Handler
May 22
Conway, SC, USA
... Operating material handling equipment Qualifications include: - High School Diploma or GED - Previous experience in shipping, warehouse or other related fields - Ability to lift 50lbs or more ...
Equipment Operators Needed
Jun 13
Florence, SC, USA
CCS Construction
... Operator Requirements: · At least 5 years of recent operating and excavating experience · Proficient with at least one piece of equipment (Backhoe, Trackhoe, Bobcat, etc.) · Must be able to work ...
Dock Worker
Jun 3
Florence, SC, USA
Central Transport
As we continue to expand our network we are seeking quality Dock Workers/Forklift Operators to fill openings at our Florence, SC Terminal. We tailor our operations, our technology, and our employees ...
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