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The average lift truck operator salary in Colorado, United States is $32,693 or an hourly rate of $16. This is 0% lower (+$50) than the average lift truck operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $471.
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An entry level lift truck operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $26,544. On the other end, a senior level lift truck operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $43,068.

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Job Description
Operate industrial trucks or tractors equipped to move materials around a warehouse, storage yard, factory, construction site, or similar location. Excludes “Logging Equipment Operators" (45-4022).

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