Prosthetist Salary in the United States

How much does a Prosthetist make in the United States? The average Prosthetist salary in the United States is $78,790 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $65,290 and $92,490. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Prosthetist examines patient and prepares cast or model to assist with the construction of the appliance and selection of required materials/components. Designs and fits artificial limbs, braces and appliances for patients with physical disability based on physician's specifications. Being a Prosthetist if the position is a specialist in crafting and fitting artificial limbs, title is a Prosthetist. Fits finished appliance to patient and makes any adjustments to ensure comfort and maximum functionality. In addition, Prosthetist if the position is a specialist in crafting and fitting orthopedic braces, title is an Orthotist. Generally, ?completion of a National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education (NCOPE) residency (12-18 months) is required in addition to certification. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Requires certification by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics. Prosthetist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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