Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist is $48,446
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialists?
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 $41,481 based on 53 salaries. An early career Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialists Do?
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 …Read more