How much does an Orthopedic Technician make in the United States? The average Orthopedic Technician salary in the United States is $50,378 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $44,625 and $57,641. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including
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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 2023 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does an Orthopedic Technician do?
Orthopedic Technician in Green Bay, WI
Working directly with patients, an OT educates them about skin issues as they relate to orthopedic care and to care for a cast or brace to prevent it from deteriorating.
December 16, 2019
Orthopedic Technician in Corpus Christi, TX
Some of the most common employment settings for orthopedic assistants would include large hospitals and other healthcare facilities.
February 12, 2020
Orthopedic Technician in Evansville, IN
Located in Saratoga, California, this school offers a certificate program for orthopedic technicians in partnership with two area hospitals.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Orthopedic Technician in the United States. The base salary for Orthopedic Technician ranges from $44,625 to $57,641 with the average base salary of $50,378. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $44,868 to $57,726 with the average total cash compensation of $50,529.