Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist in Portland, Oregon Salary

$30,548 - $59,482
$31K
$41K
$59K
MEDIAN: $40,695
10%
50%
90%

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Salary $30,548 - $59,482
Bonus $50.00
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$27,400 - $59,007
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

How much does a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist make in Portland, OR?

The average salary for a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist in Portland is $40,695 annually. This is 7% below the national average for a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist which is $43,345 per year.
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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.

About Portland, Oregon

Multnomah County, Oregon
632,187
Male:
313,516 (49.6%)
Female:
318,671 (50.4%)
Portland (/ˈpɔːrtlənd/) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is located in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia Rivers. The city covers 145 square miles (380 square kilometers) and had an estimated population of 632,309 in 2015, making it the 26th most populous city in the United States. Approximately 2,389,228 people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), the 23rd most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA) ranks 17th with a population of 3,022,178. Roughly 60% of Oregon's population resides within the Portland metropolitan area. Named after the city on the coast of Maine, the Oregon settlement began to be populated in the 1830s near the end of the Oregon Trail. Its water access provided convenient transportation of goods, and the timber industry was a...
Portland:
$60,892
Oregon:
$54,148
$1,047
Portland:
$348,300
Oregon:
$264,100
4.5%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
5%

Skills That Affect Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Salaries

National Average
$40,000

Google Analytics
▼9%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 6%