How much does a Prosthetist/Orthotist make in South Carolina? The average Prosthetist/Orthotist salary in South Carolina is $75,136 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $62,260 and $88,150. 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.

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Job Description for Prosthetist/Orthotist

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. Completion of a National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education (NCOPE) residency (12-18 months) is required in addition to certification. Requires a master's degree. Requires certification by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Prosthetist/Orthotist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Goose Creek, SC Avg. Salary $76,119 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Abbeville, SC Avg. Salary $77,756 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adams Run, SC Avg. Salary $75,744 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Aiken, SC Avg. Salary $74,411 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Alcolu, SC Avg. Salary $71,781 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Allendale, SC Avg. Salary $74,074 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Anderson, SC Avg. Salary $77,448 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Andrews, SC Avg. Salary $72,836 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Arcadia, SC Avg. Salary $74,462 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Awendaw, SC Avg. Salary $75,669 Date Updated July 27, 2020
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