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Orthotists and Prosthetists

Design, measure, fit, and adapt orthopedic braces, appliances or prostheses, such as limbs or facial parts for patients with disabling conditions. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 1.8%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 18
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Median Hourly Wage $31.84 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $71,150 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most of these occupations require graduate school. For example, they may require a master's degree, and some require a Ph.D., M.D., or J.D. (law degree). 
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