Entry-Level Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Salary
An Entry-Level Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) earns an average wage of $18.68 per hour.
$33,274 - $61,786
$14.25 - $26.76
|Salary||$33,274 - $61,786|
|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).)
|$30,420 - $59,783|
|Hourly Rate||$14.25 - $26.76|
|Overtime||$8.50 - $35.56|
|Total Pay (||$30,420 - $59,783|
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Job Listings
Pay Difference by Location
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Advice
Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) in Leominster:
"EXPERTISE MSDRG, APDRG CDI RECONSILLIATION."
MAINTAIN HIGH STANDARD OF CONTINUING EDUCATION.
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) in Baltimore:
"This is a great job, take any learning opportunity to get in."
Volunteer or take any entry level job you can to get experience in this field. I am blessed to have a manager that is fantastic about training her employees. Not all places will do this. She started me out on Emergency room charts and observation patients. Then she taught me Ambulatory Surgery charts. It took me 4 years to get certified but then she taught me inpatients as well. It's the best job I've ever had.
Key Stats for Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.