How much does a Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist make in the United States? The average Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist salary in the United States is $96,144 as of October 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $85,594 and $106,727. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Epidemic Outbreak – Will I Lose My Job or Get a Decrease in Salary?

25% $85,594 10% $75,988 90% $116,363 75% $106,727 $96,144 50%(Median)
Change Search Criteria

Job Description for Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist

Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist monitors site wide daily performance metrics and uses SEO tools and techniques to optimize site traffic, improve user experience, and increase conversions. Conducts keyword research, searches behavior analyses, technical audits, and content gap analyses. Being a Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist utilizes website analytics to create reports, audits and dashboards to identify areas for optimization. Conducts competitive research and deploys the latest developments in SEO. Additionally, Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist knowledge of technical website elements involved with indexing. Proficient using a variety of SEO tools like Google Analytics and Search Console,TagManager, AdWords, Screaming Frog, SEMRush, Moz, Authority Labs. Experienced with HTML, CSS, Javascript. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

See user submitted job responsibilities for Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist.

Job Openings for Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist

Career Path for Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist

Those that have already made the climb...
Leonard L. Ott, Vice President of Engineering and Chief Technical Officer
Socket Mobile, Inc. produces data capture products for mobile applications used in business mobility markets in the United States, Europe, Asia, and internationally. The company's products are incorporated into mobile applications used in point of sale, enterprise mobility, asset tracking, manufacturing process and qua... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
85594
106727
96144

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
90889
115523
104559
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist ranges from $85,594 to $106,727 with the average base salary of $96,144. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $90,889 to $115,523 with the average total cash compensation of $104,559.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

85594
106727

 

Step 3 of 3

How much should you be paid?

View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills associated with Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist: Google Analytics, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Conversion Rate Optimization Software, Keyword Research ...More

Salary estimation for Search Engine Optimization Senior Specialist at companies like : ARCH RESOURCES INC, AVALON HOLDINGS CORP, COMPASS MINERALS INTL INC