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Certified Prosthetist (CP) Salary

The majority of Certified Prosthetists in the United States — just below three-fifths — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $44K to $97K per year, and the median is $71K annually. It's heartening to note that most people in this field love their work, finding it both fun and rewarding. A strong majority enjoy medical while a little over a half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to over a third. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$45,006 - $97,725
(Median)
$45K
$71K
$98K
MEDIAN: $70,843
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$45,006 - $97,725  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,426  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,435 - $97,327  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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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
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$72,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 13%