Certified Coding Associate (CCA) Salary

A Certified Coding Associate (CCA) earns an average wage of $15.52 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$23,920 - $40,134
$24K
$35K
$40K
MEDIAN: $34,854
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$12.41 - $18.05
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MEDIAN: $15.75
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$0$40K
Salary $23,920 - $40,134
Bonus $400.00
Profit Sharing $588
Total Pay (?
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$25,468 - $40,339
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $12.41 - $18.05
Overtime $20.21 - $26.81
Annual Data $0$40K
Bonus $400.00
Profit Sharing $588
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,468 - $40,339
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 122

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Job Description for Certified Coding Associate (CCA)

Certified coding associates (CCAs) are responsible for translating data and information regarding diseases and medical procedures into alphanumeric codes which are used in the assessment of medical research and reimbursement. These associates work primarily in office environments within health care facilities, ambulatory care centers, long-term care facilities, and even home offices. Although they generally work during traditional weekly business hours, some extended hours may occasionally be necessary.

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Certified Coding Associate (CCA) Tasks

  • Assign numeric or alphanumeric codes in patient records to identify medical diagnoses and procedures for insurance purposes.
  • Review patient documentation including charts, laboratory results, notes, and industry manuals to inform code assignments.

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Certified Coding Associate (CCA) Advice

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Key Stats for Certified Coding Associate (CCA)

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Certified Coding Associate (CCA) Salaries

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
▼2%

Mid-Career
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 12%
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