Salary Forklift Operator

Our data for salaries for forklift operator has been updated the last time on 29-10-2021. On 29-10-2021 the average salary for a forklift operator was ₹ 12,750. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for forklift operator are ₹ 180,000 and the lowest are ₹ 108,000. The most common salaries for forklift operator are between ₹ 148,000 (25%) and ₹ 166,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of ₹ 15,000 and a minimum of ₹ 9,000 with the most common monthly salaries for forklift operator between ₹ 12,375 and ₹ 13,875 per month or ₹ 71 and ₹ 80 per hour.

 
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Highest salary for forklift operator in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for forklift operator based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for forklift operator are compared:

Andaman And Nicobar Islands – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Andaman And Nicobar Islands are:

Andhra Pradesh – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Andhra Pradesh are:

  1. Guntur ₹ 9,827 per month.
  2. Tirupati ₹ 7,558 per month.
  3. Rajahmundry ₹ 6,818 per month.
  4. Kakinada ₹ 6,089 per month.
  5. Nellore ₹ 4,245 per month.
  6. Kurnool ₹ 3,963 per month.
  7. Banjara Hills Hyderabad ₹ 3,840 per month.
  8. Anantapur ₹ 2,980 per month.
  9. Vijayawada ₹ 2,969 per month.
  10. Visakhapatnam ₹ 702 per month.

Arunachal Pradesh – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Arunachal Pradesh are:

Assam – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Assam are:

  1. Jorhat ₹ 4,341 per month.
  2. Dibrugarh ₹ 3,382 per month.
  3. Guwahati ₹ 501 per month.

Bihar – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Bihar are:

  1. Purnia ₹ 7,998 per month.
  2. Bhagalpur ₹ 6,969 per month.
  3. Bihar Sharif ₹ 6,539 per month.
  4. Muzaffarpur ₹ 5,311 per month.
  5. Siwan ₹ 4,648 per month.
  6. Gaya ₹ 3,145 per month.
  7. Patna ₹ 393 per month.

Chandigarh – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Chandigarh are:

  1. Mohali Sas Nagar ₹ 2,606 per month.

Chhattisgarh – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Chhattisgarh are:

  1. Raigarh ₹ 6,981 per month.
  2. Bhilai ₹ 6,021 per month.
  3. Korba ₹ 5,412 per month.
  4. Jagdalpur ₹ 4,488 per month.
  5. Raipur ₹ 3,930 per month.
  6. Durg ₹ 3,547 per month.
  7. Bilaspur ₹ 3,382 per month.

Dadra And Nagar Haveli – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Dadra And Nagar Haveli are:

  1. Silvassa ₹ 7,527 per month.

Daman And Diu – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Daman And Diu are:

  1. Daman ₹ 11,636 per month.

Delhi – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Delhi are:

  1. Okhla ₹ 13,900 per month.
  2. Vasant Kunj ₹ 13,316 per month.
  3. Kirti Nagar ₹ 11,429 per month.
  4. Bawana ₹ 11,156 per month.
  5. Nehru Place ₹ 9,945 per month.
  6. Okhla Industrial Estate ₹ 8,339 per month.
  7. Rajouri Garden ₹ 6,930 per month.
  8. Malviya Nagar ₹ 6,400 per month.
  9. Moti Nagar ₹ 6,237 per month.
  10. Kalkaji Devi ₹ 6,168 per month.

Goa – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Goa are:

  1. Porvorim ₹ 12,750 per month.
  2. Panaji ₹ 9,000 per month.
  3. Madgaon ₹ 4,082 per month.

Gujarat – average salary ₹ 13,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Gujarat are:

  1. Bharuch ₹ 12,750 per month.
  2. Gandhidham ₹ 12,750 per month.
  3. Navsari ₹ 12,162 per month.
  4. Vadodra ₹ 9,974 per month.
  5. Morbi ₹ 9,718 per month.
  6. Ankleshwar ₹ 9,029 per month.
  7. Valsad ₹ 8,005 per month.
  8. Junagadh ₹ 7,980 per month.
  9. Jamnagar ₹ 7,289 per month.

Haryana – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Haryana are:

  1. Rohtak ₹ 12,600 per month.
  2. Kundli ₹ 9,956 per month.
  3. Manesar ₹ 8,719 per month.
  4. Panipat ₹ 7,201 per month.
  5. Sirsa ₹ 7,100 per month.
  6. Bahadurgarh ₹ 6,803 per month.
  7. Ambala Cantt ₹ 6,598 per month.
  8. Kurukshetra ₹ 5,631 per month.
  9. Rewari ₹ 4,931 per month.
  10. Urban Estate Gurgaon ₹ 4,604 per month.

Himachal Pradesh – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Himachal Pradesh are:

  1. Solan ₹ 10,930 per month.
  2. Parwanoo ₹ 9,297 per month.
  3. Dharmsala ₹ 8,497 per month.
  4. Mandi ₹ 5,697 per month.
  5. Una ₹ 5,453 per month.
  6. Baddi ₹ 5,045 per month.
  7. Manali ₹ 1,737 per month.
  8. Shimla ₹ 939 per month.

Jammu And Kashmir – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Jammu And Kashmir are:

  1. Srinagar ₹ 7,453 per month.
  2. Jammu ₹ 2,706 per month.

Jharkhand – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Jharkhand are:

  1. Bokaro ₹ 9,038 per month.
  2. Dhanbad ₹ 5,165 per month.
  3. Ranchi ₹ 2,980 per month.
  4. Jamshedpur ₹ 1,016 per month.

Karnataka – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Karnataka are:

  1. S D S Sanitorim ₹ 13,095 per month.
  2. Hospet ₹ 12,305 per month.
  3. Whitefield ₹ 12,223 per month.
  4. Raichur ₹ 12,046 per month.
  5. Hsr Layout ₹ 10,424 per month.
  6. Kolar ₹ 9,524 per month.
  7. Dharwad ₹ 9,265 per month.
  8. Dod Ballapur ₹ 8,714 per month.
  9. Bijapur ₹ 8,701 per month.
  10. Tumkur ₹ 8,536 per month.

Kerala – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Kerala are:

  1. Wayanad ₹ 10,869 per month.
  2. Kayankulam ₹ 9,920 per month.
  3. Kottakkal ₹ 8,682 per month.
  4. Muvattupuzha ₹ 8,402 per month.
  5. Kadavanthara ₹ 8,260 per month.
  6. Palakkad District ₹ 7,602 per month.
  7. Perumbavoor ₹ 7,517 per month.
  8. Kizhake Chalakudi ₹ 6,969 per month.
  9. Kondotti ₹ 6,841 per month.
  10. Angamali ₹ 6,702 per month.

Madhya Pradesh – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Madhya Pradesh are:

  1. Pithampur ₹ 11,172 per month.
  2. Indore City ₹ 4,454 per month.
  3. Ujjain ₹ 4,036 per month.
  4. Gwalior City ₹ 3,909 per month.
  5. Jabalpur ₹ 3,600 per month.
  6. Indore ₹ 1,800 per month.
  7. Gwalior ₹ 511 per month.
  8. Bhopal ₹ 374 per month.

Maharashtra – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Maharashtra are:

  1. Worli ₹ 11,615 per month.
  2. Hinjewadi ₹ 11,277 per month.
  3. Fort ₹ 11,222 per month.
  4. Dahisar ₹ 11,181 per month.
  5. Chembur ₹ 11,158 per month.
  6. Mahape ₹ 10,669 per month.
  7. Kurla ₹ 10,170 per month.
  8. Bandra ₹ 9,827 per month.
  9. Vidyavihar ₹ 9,756 per month.
  10. Kopar Khairane ₹ 9,549 per month.

Manipur – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Manipur are:

  1. Imphal ₹ 2,465 per month.

Meghalaya – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Meghalaya are:

  1. Shillong ₹ 11,700 per month.

Mizoram – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Mizoram are:

Nagaland – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Nagaland are:

Orissa – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Orissa are:

  1. Balasore ₹ 13,606 per month.
  2. Angul ₹ 8,046 per month.
  3. Puri ₹ 6,429 per month.
  4. Cuttack ₹ 5,091 per month.
  5. Brahmapur ₹ 4,896 per month.
  6. Raurkela ₹ 4,359 per month.
  7. Sambalpur ₹ 3,485 per month.
  8. Jharsuguda ₹ 3,452 per month.
  9. Bhubaneshwar ₹ 698 per month.

Puducherry – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Puducherry are:

Punjab – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Punjab are:

  1. Phagwara ₹ 8,784 per month.
  2. Dera Bassi ₹ 8,630 per month.
  3. Mandi Gobindgarh ₹ 7,859 per month.
  4. Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar ₹ 7,027 per month.
  5. Pathankot ₹ 6,881 per month.
  6. Bathinda ₹ 6,803 per month.
  7. Patiala ₹ 5,246 per month.
  8. Khanna ₹ 4,366 per month.
  9. Zirakpur ₹ 3,584 per month.
  10. Mohali ₹ 3,011 per month.

Rajasthan – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Rajasthan are:

  1. Jhunjhunun ₹ 14,889 per month.
  2. Bhiwadi ₹ 9,965 per month.
  3. Rajasthan State Hotel ₹ 8,276 per month.
  4. Bhilwara ₹ 7,527 per month.
  5. Sikar ₹ 6,455 per month.
  6. Kota ₹ 6,299 per month.
  7. Alwar ₹ 6,270 per month.
  8. Ajmer ₹ 3,584 per month.
  9. Malviya Nagar ₹ 2,743 per month.
  10. Bikaner ₹ 2,720 per month.

Sikkim – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Sikkim are:

  1. Gangtok ₹ 8,682 per month.

Tamil Nadu – average salary ₹ 15,000

The top cities for forklift operator in Tamil Nadu are:

  1. Nungambakkam ₹ 19,810 per month.
  2. Tiruppur ₹ 12,750 per month.
  3. Guindy ₹ 11,337 per month.
  4. Adyar ₹ 9,718 per month.
  5. T Nagar ₹ 9,559 per month.
  6. Nandanam ₹ 9,211 per month.
  7. Sivakasi ₹ 8,662 per month.
  8. Arumbakkam ₹ 7,463 per month.
  9. Porur ₹ 7,435 per month.

Telangana – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Telangana are:

  1. Hitec City ₹ 13,965 per month.
  2. Madhapur ₹ 11,292 per month.
  3. Kondapur ₹ 10,081 per month.
  4. Jubilee Hills ₹ 8,950 per month.
  5. Khammam ₹ 5,400 per month.
  6. Secunderabad ₹ 5,375 per month.
  7. Miyapur ₹ 5,228 per month.
  8. Ameerpet ₹ 5,212 per month.
  9. Karimnagar ₹ 4,022 per month.
  10. Warangal ₹ 2,465 per month.

Tripura – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Tripura are:

  1. Agartala ₹ 2,045 per month.

Uttar Pradesh – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Uttar Pradesh are:

  1. Gautam Budh Nagar ₹ 7,862 per month.
  2. Moradabad ₹ 7,527 per month.
  3. Bihar ₹ 7,468 per month.
  4. Mathura ₹ 6,788 per month.
  5. Allahabad ₹ 5,375 per month.
  6. Gorakhpur ₹ 5,040 per month.
  7. Noida ₹ 3,818 per month.
  8. Varanasi ₹ 3,612 per month.
  9. Meerut ₹ 3,145 per month.
  10. Kanpur ₹ 2,980 per month.

Uttarakhand – average salary ₹ 12,500

The top cities for forklift operator in Uttarakhand are:

  1. Haldwani ₹ 6,793 per month.
  2. Haridwar ₹ 5,097 per month.
  3. Rudrapur ₹ 4,917 per month.
  4. Dehra Dun ₹ 1,439 per month.

West Bengal – average salary ₹ 9,000

The top cities for forklift operator in West Bengal are:

  1. Barasat ₹ 8,181 per month.
  2. New Town ₹ 7,289 per month.
  3. Salt Lake City ₹ 5,469 per month.
  4. Durgapur ₹ 4,023 per month.
  5. Asansol ₹ 3,865 per month.
  6. Howrah ₹ 1,929 per month.
  7. Shiliguri ₹ 1,379 per month.

Salary forklift operator per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for forklift operator based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Hourly Salary
Andaman and Nicobar Islands ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Andhra Pradesh ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Arunachal Pradesh ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Assam ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Bihar ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Chandigarh ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Chhattisgarh ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Dadra and Nagar Haveli ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Daman and Diu ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Delhi ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Goa ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Gujarat ₹ 162,000 ₹ 13,500 ₹ 77.88
Haryana ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Himachal Pradesh ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Jammu and Kashmir ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Jharkhand ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Karnataka ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Kerala ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Madhya Pradesh ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Maharashtra ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Manipur ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Meghalaya ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Mizoram ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Nagaland ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Orissa ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Puducherry ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Punjab ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Rajasthan ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Sikkim ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Tamil Nadu ₹ 180,000 ₹ 15,000 ₹ 86.54
Telangana ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Tripura ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Uttar Pradesh ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
Uttarakhand ₹ 150,000 ₹ 12,500 ₹ 72.12
West Bengal ₹ 108,000 ₹ 9,000 ₹ 51.92

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