A Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Strategist earns an average salary of $50,724 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$38,762 - $71,592
MEDIAN: $50,724

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$39,106 - $73,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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Job Description for Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Strategist

  • Collect and analyze data on internet site access destinations, customer preferences, and buying habits to identify potential markets.
  • Conduct research on online consumer trends to predict successful electronic marketing strategies.
  • Seek and provide information to help companies determine new online customer markets.
  • Measure and assess customer satisfaction of website.

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Experience Affects Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Strategist Salaries

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Skills That Affect Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Strategist Salaries

Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
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Google Ad Words
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Google Analytics
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Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.


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Years of Experience

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5-9 years
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 16%