Certified Prosthetist (CP) Salary

Just below two-thirds of Certified Prosthetists in the United States have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $45K to $99K per year, but median earnings come to around $72K per year. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. Most Certified Prosthetists report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$45,958 - $98,904
(Median)
$46K
$72K
$99K
MEDIAN: $72,191
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$45,958 - $98,904  
   
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$0.00 - $13,702  
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$45,000 - $98,699  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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Job Description for Certified Prosthetist (CP)

  • Supervise and train staff who are constructing the appliances.
  • Repair, rebuild and modify prosthetic appliances.
  • Fit, test and evaluate devices on patients and make adjustments for proper fit, function and comfort.
  • Maintain patients' records.
  • Instruct patients in the use and care of prosthesis limbs in upper or lower body.

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Experience Affects Certified Prosthetist (CP) Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$73,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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