LIFT OPERATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$22,000
$16,000
Min 10%
$22,000
Median 50%
$30,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Titan America
Highest Paying City
Fresno, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a lift operator make?
Lift Operators in America make, on average, $22,280 a year or $10.71 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $30,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $16,000 per year. Most Lift Operator jobs are in Retail companies and Hospitality companies. California, Nevada, Arizona, Texas, and Hawaii are some of the states with the best Lift Operator salaries in the US. The typical employment for a Lift Operator is 2.7 years.

Average Lift Operator Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Lift Operator makes. Retail companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Lift Operators. Titan America and POWDR are the highest paying companies. Companies like Packaging Corporation of America and 22nd Century Technologies also pay high salaries to their Lift Operators.

Average Lift Operator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Lift Operator in the United States is $22,280 per year or $10.71 per hour. Working in Fresno, CA as a Lift Operator will pay you the highest wages at around $26,480 per year. Even an entry-level Lift Operator makes $17,000 per year in Fresno, CA. Some of the states with the best Lift Operator salaries are California, Nevada, Arizona, Texas, Hawaii, Louisiana, and Florida. South Dakota, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fresno, CA
$26,480
2
Houston, TX
$24,843
3
Phoenix, AZ
$24,735
4
Jacksonville, FL
$24,148
5
Summerville, SC
$24,131

Average Lift Operator Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Lift Operator works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Transportation companies, Manufacturing companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Lift Operators well. Salaries for Lift Operators in Transportation companies average $22,739 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Hospitality companies pay $22,547 and $22,491, respectively. The types of companies that pay Lift Operators the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $21,539.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Transportation
$22,739
2
Manufacturing
$22,547
3
Hospitality
$22,491
4
Retail
$22,202
5
Professional
$21,539

RECENTLY ADDED Lift Operator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Terra Staffing Group
Lift Operator
10/31/2019
$29,218
QTI Group
Lift Operator
10/30/2019
$37,566
Workbox Staffing
Lift Operator
10/28/2019
$29,218
Manpower Group
Lift Operator
10/28/2019
$31,305
Supervalu
Lift Operator
10/26/2019
$37,044
Nesco Resource
Lift Operator
10/26/2019
$26,734
Randstad
Lift Operator
10/26/2019
$37,566
Kelly Services
Lift Operator
10/25/2019
$31,305
Randstad
Lift Operator
10/25/2019
$32,349
Kelly Services
Lift Operator
10/24/2019
$37,670
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