Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) is $21.89
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)s?
An entry-level Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.47 based on 14 salaries. An early career Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.34 …Read more
What Do Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)s Do?
The certified coding specialist (CCS) takes information from doctors, internists, and other medical professionals; they then apply medical coding for billing procedures applying to private and government-based insurers. Accurate and precise coding of procedures and treatments may help shorten reimbursement times for their employer and clients.
The CCS typically receives records pertaining to diagnostic procedures, treatments, and prescriptions; they then use these various reports to determine …Read more