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Operator Forklift Salary
in Montana, United States

$32,915 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$490

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Forklift is $32,915 a year and $16 an hour in Montana, United States. The average salary range for an Operator Forklift is between $25,046 and $39,378. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Montana, United States.

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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.
Operator Forklift Job Prevalence in Montana, United States

Job family: Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators

Job family population: 570,300

Estimated population of Operator Forklift jobs: 49,154

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,157
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Operator Forklift Job Listings for Montana, United States

Store Seasonal Employees - 20 job openings for several weeks
Mar 16
Helena, United States
Lowes
Preferred Qualifications Assembler & Receiver/Stocker 3 months of experience operating forklift/power equipment such as lifts, order pickers, and similar equipment.CSAs (Loader, Front-End, and Sales ...
Full Time Driver/Laborer - Lewistown
Mar 17
Lewistown, MT, USA
CHS Inc
Experience operating a tractor/trailer combination * Must pass a DOT required physical and drug ... Forklift and loader experience CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits ...
Part Time Driver - Kershaw
Mar 12
Fort Benton, MT, USA
CHS Inc
Experience operating a tractor/trailer combination * Must pass a DOT required physical and drug ... Forklift and loader experience CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits ...
Dock Worker Needed!
Mar 13
Bozeman, MT, USA
Mergenthaler Transfer and Storage / MTS Freight
... forklift experience • Warehouse experience Complete application at www.mergenthaler.net/career ... and operated for 85 years. Mergenthaler has locations in 6 states in 26 locations. We are an agent ...
Full Time Driver - Kershaw
Jan 17
Fort Benton, MT, USA
CHS Inc
Experience operating a tractor/trailer combination * Must pass a DOT required physical and drug ... Forklift and loader experience CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits ...
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