Forklift Operator Salary Information

Forklift Operator salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does a forklift operator earn?

Annual salaries range from £15,768 to £28,032. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £15,768
(£1,314 p/mth)
(£1,590 p/mth)
(£2,336 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 20th 34th 61st
Post-tax £14,256
(£1,188 p/mth)
(£1,376 p/mth)
(£1,883 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 17th 29th 54th
Percentage Tax Deduction 10% 13% 19%

Forklift operators are responsible for the delivery, transportation and accounting of goods, materials and / or equipment in an industrial environment. They work in different industries, such as manufacturing, construction, catering and general storage.

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Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant forklift operator:

average gross salary£15,772£19,083£28,031
max mortgage£70,974£85,874£126,140
deposit paid£7,886£9,542£14,016
max purchase price£78,860£95,416£140,156
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£322£390£572

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