$66,172
Avg. Salary
$23.49
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,905

Bonus

$2,500

Profit Sharing

$3,072

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager is $23.49 per hour.

The average pay for a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager is $66,172 per year.

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$13.09
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$45k
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MEDIAN $66,172
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$0$98K
Salary $45,271 - $95,470
Bonus $403 - $10,397
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $23,672
Commission $3,072
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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$43,873 - $98,165
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 455
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $13.09 - $45.96
Overtime $35.00
Annual Data $0$98K
Bonus $403 - $10,397
Commission $3,072
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $23,672
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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$43,873 - $98,165
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager

The goal of a search engine optimization (SEO) manager is to make his/her company’s search results appear as the top results (organic, not paid) in various search engines when relevant searches are made. Although SEO is the main duty of the job, this manager may also increase presence in various online directories in order to promote the company.

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Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager Tasks
  • Organize and run projects and campaigns to improve website search result listings.
  • Conduct analysis to evaluate the performance of search engine optimization strategies.
  • Establish relationships with other websites in order to expand link connections and create partnerships.
  • Carry out search engine optimization, including conducting key word research, building links, choosing domain names.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,518

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

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager?

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager in Asheville:
"The Asheville Discount, make a little less to live where you want."
Pros: Small town feel, beautiful location, great food
Cons: Infrastructure, tourist

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager in Houston:
"What They Don't Tell You About Becoming an SEO Manager."
It's all about managing process and people. To be a good manager in SEO, you'll be wearing multiple hats - from being a Specialist on specific accounts, to managing how the department operates, to being a mentor for the team, there will always be work. To excel at leadership, be willing to follow daily. Listen to your people - if you don't feel like they're worth listening to, build them up. If they present excellent ideas, use them. If their ideas require a bit of cleanup, help them realize their goals if they make the system work fluidly. Above all, ensure that if something happens to you, that your team members can step up and fill in the holes.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager in Boston:
"Market Rate for Women."
You will automatically be offered less than what you ask for, make sure to ask $120k if market rate is really $115k and you want $115k. If you say $115 first, you end up with an offer for $110.

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Key Stats for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
1%

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Experience Affects Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager Salaries

▲10%

▲7%

National Average
$67,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Manager Salaries

National Average
$67,000



Social Media Marketing
▼1%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▼2%


Online Marketing
▼9%

HTML
▼16%

Web Content Management
▼24%

Social Media Optimization
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 13%