How much does an Orthopedic Technician make in the United States? The average Orthopedic Technician salary in the United States is $46,755 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $41,411 and $53,499. 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. 

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Job Description for Orthopedic Technician

Orthopedic Technician applies and adjusts plaster casts and assembles and attaches orthopedic traction equipment and devices as directed by a physician. Sets up bed traction units or rigs special devices as required, and inspects and adjusts bandages and equipment. Being an Orthopedic Technician requires a high school diploma or its equivalent, completion of Orthopedic Technician training and certification program. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Orthopedic Technician's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Orthopedic Technician: Plaster Casting, Electronic health records (EHR) Software, Orthopedic Device Set up

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