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Highest Paying Cities for Orthotists and Prosthetists

The top 65 highest paying cities for orthotists and prosthetists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of orthotists and prosthetists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $127,750, Knoxville, Tennessee is the highest paying city for orthotists and prosthetists. It is followed by Tulsa, Oklahoma (average annual salary $108,770). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of orthotists and prosthetists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 65 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Orthotists and Prosthetists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Knoxville, Tennessee
$127,750
n/a
2 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$108,770
40
3 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida
$88,470
n/a
4 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$87,010
410
5 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$86,090
120
6 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$86,080
270
7 Jackson, Mississippi
$83,570
40
8 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$82,560
250
9 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$82,330
40
10 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$82,210
n/a
11 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$81,300
50
12 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$80,810
220
13 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$80,620
50
14 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$79,530
170
15 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$78,560
50
16 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$77,220
n/a
17 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$73,850
40
18 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$73,440
60
19 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$73,290
n/a
20 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$73,220
40
21 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$72,840
60
22 Salt Lake City, Utah
$72,210
70
23 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$72,080
130
24 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$71,240
190
25 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$70,880
40
26 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$70,860
160
27 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$70,340
70
28 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$68,990
80
29 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$68,990
50
30 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$68,970
80
31 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$68,880
120
32 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$68,780
50
33 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$68,330
50
34 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$67,160
140
35 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$67,150
40
36 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$65,910
120
37 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$65,450
160
38 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$65,300
n/a
39 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$64,780
240
40 Dayton, Ohio
$64,710
90
41 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$64,460
n/a
42 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$64,430
70
43 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$64,160
80
44 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$63,350
110
45 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$62,340
140
46 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$60,670
590
47 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$60,600
40
48 St Louis, Missouri
$59,310
50
49 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$59,250
60
50 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$59,180
90
51 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$59,150
60
52 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$58,780
n/a
53 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$58,450
30
54 Richmond, Virginia
$57,490
n/a
55 Toledo, Ohio
$54,710
40
56 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$54,270
40
57 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$52,700
50
58 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$51,950
70
59 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$51,910
50
60 Columbus, Ohio
$50,430
180
61 Akron, Ohio
$50,300
40
62 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$40,910
110
63 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$38,420
n/a
64 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$37,040
70
65 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$31,020
60
See also: Highest paying industries for orthotists and prosthetists.