Average Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Salary in Canada

C$46,585
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$2,553
Bonus
C$1,750
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The average salary for a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist in Canada is C$46,585.
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MEDIAN C$46,585
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Salary
C$35k - C$70k
Bonus
C$298 - C$5k
Profit Sharing
C$983 - C$3k
Total Pay
C$35k - C$70k

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Job Description for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Tasks
  • Implement SEO strategies with target goals in mind.
  • Analyze the success of SEO campaigns and communicate the results to stakeholders.
  • Conduct competitive analysis and content optimization.
  • Write web content and design online campaigns for clients.

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Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist

Skills in Google Analytics and Search Engine Marketing (SEM) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Web Content Management, Web Analytics and Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

Pay by Experience Level for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist

An entry-level Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$40,902 based on 9 salaries. An early career Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$44,796 based on 109 salaries. A mid-career Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$61,042 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$50,637 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 8.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (1.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (10.3% less) and Hamilton, Ontario (9.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 160 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.6%
Early Career
68.1%
Mid Career
22.5%
Experienced
3.8%

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