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The average lift truck operator material handler salary in United States is $34,435 or an equivalent hourly rate of $17. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $513. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level lift truck operator material handler (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $27,958. On the other end, a senior level lift truck operator material handler (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $45,362.

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All material moving workers not listed separately.

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Lift Truck Operator
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