The average salary for a Web Specialist is $50,524.
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Job Description for Web Specialist
Web specialists are responsible for creating, designing, and maintaining websites for businesses, individuals, or organizations. They offer a wide range of services, including writing, designing, editing, proofing, site maintenance, consulting, installing website updates, and fixing bugs. They often use content management software to perform their duties. They must be able to effectively communicate the business's brand through the company's web site. Web specialists must have website design an…Read more
Web Specialist Tasks
- Gather and research information that enhances the value of the site.
- Write, edit, and develop web site content.
- Work with marketing and graphics designers to insure consistency.
- Gather user feedback for website improvement and enhancements.
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Popular Skills for Web Specialist
Web Content Management
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Skills in Web Content Management, Web Design and Web Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and HTML.
Pay by Experience Level for Web Specialist
An entry-level Web Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,794 based on 28 salaries. An early career Web Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,847 based on 84 salaries. A mid-career Web Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,352 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Web Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,105 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $68,870.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Web Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 30.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (28.9% more) and Dallas, Texas (16.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (6.0% less).
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