The average salary for a Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Specialist with Microsoft Excel skills is $46,430.
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Job Description for Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Specialist
Search engine marketing (SEM) specialists work in a variety of settings, ranging from smaller websites to large firms. Job duties include planning strategies and goals for optimization results, conducting keyword research, and producing marketing campaigns. They are also in charge of auditing content and content delivery, generating detailed reports, and keeping up to date with the latest trends and concepts in search engine marketing. SEM specialists' work requires excellent communication skill…Read more
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Skills in Google Ad Words, Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Google Analytics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Data Analysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Specialist
An entry-level Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,168 based on 10 salaries. An early career Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,294 based on 128 salaries. A mid-career Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,585 based on 19 salaries.
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Employees with Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Specialist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 29.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (16.3% more) and New York, New York (14.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Virginia Beach, Virginia (31.1% less) and Denver, Colorado (5.3% less).
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