Average Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) is $21.34.
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Hourly Rate
$16 - $31
$203 - $5,087
Total Pay
$33,150 - $67,267

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Popular Employer Salaries for Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)

The top respondents for the job title Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) are from the companies Heywood Hospital, Lifepoint Inc and Anna Jaques Hospital. Reported salaries are highest at Heywood Hospital where the average pay is $31.56. Lifepoint Inc pays the lowest at around $18.49.

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Skills in International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding, Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Coding, Medical Coding, International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 9 (ICD - 9) Coding and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)

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 $17.66 based on 35 salaries. An early career Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.69 based on 277 salaries. A mid-career Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.57 based on 97 salaries. An experienced Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.02 based on 162 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $29.
Employees with Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 35.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (31.2% more) and Los Angeles, California (28.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Springfield, Missouri (15.3% less).

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