$60,118
Avg. Salary
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An Experienced Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist earns an average salary of $63,871 per year.

$40,000 - $88,563
$40K
$60K
$89K
MEDIAN: $60,118
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$15.26 - $48.61
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$0$92K
Salary $40,000 - $88,563
Bonus $500
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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$38,769 - $92,300
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 6 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 39
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $23.22
Overtime $37.50
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $500
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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$38,769 - $92,300
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 6 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
10-19 years
94%
20 years or more
6%

Skills That Affect Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist Salaries

Google Analytics
▲4%

National Average
$58,000

Social Media Marketing
▼5%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▼6%

Web Marketing
▼10%

Web Analytics
▼12%

Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 33%