How much does a Search Engine Marketing Specialist make in the United States? The average Search Engine Marketing Specialist salary in the United States is $73,489 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $57,668 and $98,033. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Search Engine Marketing Specialist develops, optimizes, and executes search engine marketing plans and campaigns to ensure revenue, budget, ROI, and other business goals are met. Analyzes data and identifies trends in order to expand and optimize database. Being a Search Engine Marketing Specialist manages pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Search Engine Marketing Specialist typically reports to a manager. The Search Engine Marketing Specialist occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Search Engine Marketing Specialist typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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