Certified Prosthetist (CP) Salary

Certified Prosthetists in the United States with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent just under two-thirds of Certified Prosthetists. Salaries average out to around $72K per year and spread from $45K to $99K per year. A large number enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to just under one-half. Most Certified Prosthetists like their work and job satisfaction is high. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$45,958 - $98,904
MEDIAN: $72,191

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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

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National Average

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Job Satisfaction

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


11 %
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

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