C$44,732
Avg. Salary
C$19.17
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,521

Profit Sharing

C$1,750

The average pay for a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist is C$19.17 per hour.

The average pay for a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist is C$44,732 per year.

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Salary C$35,155 - C$70,758
Bonus C$291 - C$5,077
Profit Sharing C$1,750
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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C$34,888 - C$70,562
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 115
Hourly Data C$0C$30
Hourly Rate C$15.10 - C$30.64
Annual Data C$0C$70K
Bonus C$291 - C$5,077
Profit Sharing C$1,750
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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C$34,888 - C$70,562
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist

Search engine optimization (SEO) specialists help develop and/or implement an SEO strategy for their organization. They ensure their company appears early in the search results for relevant keywords within a wide variety of search engines. This may happen, for example, through the use of important keywords throughout their company's website, including paragraphs that the viewer reads and the "meta tags" within the website's "head tags"; cross-linking between a website's pages is another SEO strategy. SEO specialists may focus on one or more types of searches, such as image, video, academic and local searches. These specialists must continuously stay up to date on new and improved methods of improving their company's online visibility, integrating improvements into their company's strategy as needed. They also need to collaborate with other professionals within their company related to the design and content of their company's website to ensure SEO strategies are used effectively.

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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.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

11%

National Average: C$44,123

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲58%

▲25%

National Average
C$44,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Salaries



National Average
C$44,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 26%