Certified Prosthetist (CP) Salary

The average Certified Prosthetist (CP) in the United States earns approximately $68K per year. Women account for the majority of Certified Prosthetists who responded to the questionnaire — 60 percent to be exact. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$36,766 - $82,229
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MEDIAN: $68,094
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$36,766 - $82,229  
   
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$2,500  
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$35,234 - $81,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Job Description for Certified Prosthetist (CP)

  • Make and modify plaster casts of areas that will be fitted with prosthesis, selecting materials to be used.
  • Instruct patients in the use and care of prosthesis limbs in upper or lower body.
  • Design prosthetic devices or artificial limbs, based on physicians' prescription and examination and measurement of the patient.
  • Confer with physicians in order to formulate specifications prosthetic devices.
  • Repair, rebuild and modify prosthetic appliances.

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Prosthetist (CP)

Pay by Experience for a Certified Prosthetist (CP) has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified Prosthetist (CP) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified Prosthetist (CP) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Certified Prosthetist (CP) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 13 salaries. A Certified Prosthetist (CP) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Certified Prosthetist (CP)

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
31%
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Experience Affects Certified Prosthetist (CP) Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

Late-Career
▲29%

National Average
$61,000

Mid-Career
▼24%

Entry-Level
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None:
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