Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see an average salaries of around $47K. The largest slice of the Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics Incorporated workforce (42 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns approximately $40K per year.
Certified Prosthetists and Orthotists earn the highest median pay at $65K, followed by Orthotists (about $48K), American Board Certified Orthotists ($45K), and Certified Pedorthists ($40K).
Median pay is highest in St. Louis (about $73K annually), followed by Charlotte ($62K), San Francisco ($52K), and Austin ($51K). High paychecks are not found in Kissimmee; in fact, at approximately $50K it is one of the worst-paid cities. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where salaries average out at around $83K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Board-Certified Prosthetist certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $74K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Acquiring certification to be a American Board Certified Prosthetist is rewarded at around $73K annually. Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics Incorporated workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $64K on average.
In this position, it pays to have Pediatrics in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $63K. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, nearly one-fifth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Key skills also include Microsoft Excel, Medicaid & Medicare Billing, and Billing.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by a majority of workers. Almost all employees save for retirement through Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics Incorporated's 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for most workers and dental coverage for a fair portion of workers. The list of perks also includes life insurance, a company cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and relocation expenses.