Content Writer with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Skills Salary

A Content Writer with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) skills earns an average salary of $39,625 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$27,020 - $69,125
$27K
$40K
$69K
MEDIAN: $39,625
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$11.56 - $24.15
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$24
MEDIAN: $15.03
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$27,020 - $69,125  
   
Bonus
$494.93 - $8,770  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$24,776 - $62,282  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 130
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.56 - $24.15  
   
Overtime
$19.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$494.93 - $8,770  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$24,776 - $62,282  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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Key Stats for Content Writer

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Content Writer Salaries

Experienced
▲48%

Mid-Career
▲34%

National Average
$37,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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