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Orthotists and Prosthetists Salary Information in South Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for orthotists and prosthetists in the state of South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of orthotists and prosthetists among South Carolina 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 South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,290
25th Percentile Wage
$31,080
50th Percentile Wage
$66,450
75th Percentile Wage
$77,180
90th Percentile Wage
$88,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for orthotists and prosthetists in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $88,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,290.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.72
25th Percentile Wage
$14.94
50th Percentile Wage
$31.95
75th Percentile Wage
$37.11
90th Percentile Wage
$42.57

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for orthotists and prosthetists in South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.57. The median hourly salary is $31.95. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.72.

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
201666,45015.15%4.83%
201556,380-38.47%-
201478,070-19.14%-
201393,01032.01%-
201263,240--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of orthotists and prosthetists in some South Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of orthotists and prosthetists in state of South Carolina ranges from $38,420 to $70,880. The highest paying area for orthotists and prosthetists in South Carolina is Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville with a median annual salary of $70,880. The lowest paying area is Augusta-Richmond County with a median annual salary of $38,420.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$70,880
Augusta-Richmond County
$38,420



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