Average Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager Salary

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The average salary for a Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager is $49,843.
MEDIAN $49,843
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$36k - $65k
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$34k - $68k

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Job Description for Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager

Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager Tasks
  • Develop PPC campaigns for clients which optimize visibility, oversee graphics design, copy writing, and key word selection.
  • Detect PPC ad fraud and devise strategies to minimize fraud risk.
  • Work within client budgets and seek methods of lowering the cost to the client per click.
  • Monitor major search engines for trends related to PPC campaign, analyze campaign performance, and report findings to clients.

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Popular Skills for Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager

Skills in Google Ad Words, Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Pay-Per-Click Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Google Analytics.

Pay by Experience Level for Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager

An entry-level Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,222 based on 20 salaries. An early career Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,471 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,116 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Manager in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 16.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (10.3% more) and Baltimore, Maryland (1.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (17.8% less), New York, New York (5.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (5.2% less).

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