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Industrial Truck Operator Salary

$36,748 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Industrial Truck Operator is $36,748 a year and $18 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Industrial Truck Operator is between $27,889 and $44,039. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for an Industrial Truck Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and drives industrial trucks of various types: Delivers and picks up materials, drives and unloads.
Industrial Truck Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

Job family population: 570,300

Estimated population of Industrial Truck Operator jobs: 49,154

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Industrial Truck Operator Job Listings for United States

Reach Truck Operator - Afternoons
Jun 14
Navarre, OH, USA
Shearer's Foods
Complete PIT training with the SSW manager or designee before operating any powered industrial truck. Use the required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and safety tools. Complete training ...
Hydro-Excavation Truck Operator-WIRE LINE EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
Apr 26
Lafayette, LA, USA
Redhawk Industrial Services
Hydro Excavation Operator Redhawk Industrial Services WIRE LINE EXPERIENCE REQUIRED RedHawk ... excavation trucks to provide customers with safe excavation options to expose underground ...
Vacuum Truck Operator
May 21
Mokena, IL, USA
GFL Environmental Services USA, Inc.
The Vacuum Truck Operator must be able to work in compliance in the delivery of GFL's four (4) core service lines (Emergency Response, Industrial and Marine Services, Facility Decontamination, and ...
Cherry picker/Reach truck operator
May 26
Dallas, TX, USA
Pro Staff
Maneuvers picking cart or powered industrial truck to various locations throughout the Distribution ... Prior experience operating Cherry picker and Reach truck * Preferred experience in computers and ...
Vactor Truck Operator
May 31
Tukwila, WA, USA
Bravo Environmental NW Inc.
... Truck Driver/Operator. Individuals must possess a valid CDL (class "B" or higher) with tanker ... Our parent company PPV Inc. operates a large scale industrial waste water treatment facility.
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