A Pedorthist earns an average salary of $44,767 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
|Salary||$33,221 - $58,723|
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|$30,418 - $54,573|
|Hourly Rate||$12.72 - $20.72|
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Job Description for Pedorthist
Pedorthists are skilled in the techniques of shoe fabrication and management of the foot and are tasked with designing and fabricating shoes to treat foot problems such as neuropathy. Treatments are typically for those at risk of high pressure, sensory loss in the feet, poor circulation, ulcerations, and foot ulcers. They must design and fabricate a fitting for each patient's specific shoe and also make repairs and adjustments to these fittings.Read More...
Pedorthists must be trained and educated in providing supervision independently and able to conduct patient evaluations and make custom-fitting shoes for specific patients. They must also set and follow-up on appointments with patients and develop specialized plans to meet their needs, and may also make cast measurements and modifications to achieve the right fittings. A bachelor's degree in a medical field and at least four years of clinical experience are generally required for this position, and pedorthists must also have at least five years of experience with diabetes- and foot-related conditions and be board-certified in pedorthics.
Pay by Experience Level for Pedorthist
Pay by Experience for a Pedorthist has a positive trend. An entry-level Pedorthist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Pedorthist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Pedorthist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 9 salaries. A Pedorthist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 5 salaries.
Key Stats for Pedorthist
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