Orthotists and Prosthetists Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for orthotists and prosthetists in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of orthotists and prosthetists amongst Pennsylvania metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Orthotists and Prosthetists in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,440
25th Percentile Wage
$43,810
50th Percentile Wage
$59,350
75th Percentile Wage
$83,280
90th Percentile Wage
$100,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for orthotists and prosthetists in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,440.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.64
25th Percentile Wage
$21.06
50th Percentile Wage
$28.54
75th Percentile Wage
$40.04
90th Percentile Wage
$48.17

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for orthotists and prosthetists in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.17. The median hourly salary is $28.54. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.64.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of orthotists and prosthetists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,350-0.17%3.24%
201559,450-3.40%-
201461,4702.44%-
201359,9704.24%-
201257,430--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Orthotists and Prosthetists in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of orthotists and prosthetists in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of orthotists and prosthetists in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $59,180 to $73,220. The highest paying area for orthotists and prosthetists in Pennsylvania is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $73,220. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Philadelphia (mean annual salary $72,840). The lowest paying area is Pittsburgh with a median annual salary of $59,180.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$73,220
Philadelphia
$72,840
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$62,340
Pittsburgh
$59,180


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