How much does a Search Engine Optimization Specialist III make in the United States? The average Search Engine Optimization Specialist III salary in the United States is $128,391 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $116,821 and $135,425. 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. 

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Search Engine Optimization Specialist III 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, search behavior analyses, technical audits, and content gap analyses. Being a Search Engine Optimization Specialist III utilizes website analytics and a variety of SEO tools 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 Specialist III requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Search Engine Optimization Specialist III work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be a Search Engine Optimization Specialist III typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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