Artificial Limb Fitters


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Artificial Limb Fitters

Artificial Limb Fitters - Wages & Trends

Wages vary with the worker's experience and level of responsibility. They also vary with the size and type of employer. Technicians in training earn about half the wage of orthotists and prosthetists.

Full-time orthotists and prosthetists usually receive health and retirement benefits.

Orthotists and prosthetists (SOC 29-2091)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $29.44 $36.11 $44.87
Yearly $61,232 $75,104 $93,335
    Cook County Hourly $31.82 $36.30 $42.77
Yearly $66,189 $75,507 $88,969
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $26.27 $35.32 $50.70
Yearly $54,632 $73,474 $105,454
    Rockford Area Hourly $24.34 $33.97 $45.45
Yearly $50,627 $70,664 $94,528
United States Hourly $25.06 $32.89 $41.63
Yearly $52,120 $68,410 $86,580

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.