Prosthetist/Orthotist Salary in West Virginia

How much does a Prosthetist/Orthotist make in West Virginia? The average Prosthetist/Orthotist salary in West Virginia is $69,024 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $57,195 and $80,984. 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 West Virginia

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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 Weirton, WV Avg. Salary $76,256 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Wheeling, WV Avg. Salary $76,514 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Accoville, WV Avg. Salary $70,740 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Adrian, WV Avg. Salary $68,946 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Advent, WV Avg. Salary $70,991 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Albright, WV Avg. Salary $74,203 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Alderson, WV Avg. Salary $71,841 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Alkol, WV Avg. Salary $69,837 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Allen Junction, WV Avg. Salary $70,740 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Alloy, WV Avg. Salary $70,740 Date Updated May 31, 2019
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