Prosthetist/Orthotist Salary in Michigan

How much does a Prosthetist/Orthotist make in Michigan? The average Prosthetist/Orthotist salary in Michigan is $79,131 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $65,569 and $92,843. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in Michigan

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Prosthetist/Orthotist designs and fits artificial limbs, braces and appliances for patients with physical disability based on physician's specifications. Examines patient and prepares cast or model to assist with the construction of the appliance and selection of required materials/components. Being a Prosthetist/Orthotist fits finished appliance to patient and makes any adjustments to ensure comfort and maximum functionality. If the position is a specialist in crafting and fitting artificial limbs, title is a Prosthetist. Additionally, Prosthetist/Orthotist 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/Orthotist'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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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Taylor, MI Avg. Salary $80,149 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Acme, MI Avg. Salary $73,694 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Ada, MI Avg. Salary $76,444 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Addison, MI Avg. Salary $80,225 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Adrian, MI Avg. Salary $78,532 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Afton, MI Avg. Salary $72,083 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Ahmeek, MI Avg. Salary $73,991 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Akron, MI Avg. Salary $72,166 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Alanson, MI Avg. Salary $72,083 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Alba, MI Avg. Salary $72,083 Date Updated May 31, 2019
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