Salary for Search Marketing Strategists

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The role of search marketing strategists in modern business is to analyze and study search engine behavior, and to use this knowledge to maximize the number of hits their client's sites receive. They may conduct online marketing initiatives using pay per click advertising, email marketing, social media platforms and paid ad placement. Additionally, these professional may develop web applications or programming software. A knowledge of web-based programming languages such as HTML and XML is often required. Salaries for this profession range from $70,000-$90,000.

A Search Marketing Strategist gets a compensation of somewhere between 48000 and 72000 depending on the level of education. Search Marketing Strategists will most likely earn a compensation of Sixty Seven Thousand dollars every year.

Search Marketing Strategists have the best average compensation in Oregon, where they can receive wages of approximately $82290. These professionals can receive the best pay in Manufacturing, where they can receive wages of $75010.

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The national wage distribution is shown below. To overlay local salaries for a Search Marketing Strategist, please select your state.
Search Marketing Strategists tend to make the most in the following industries
Information $75,010
Manufacturing $72,900
Utilities $72,660
Management of Companies and Enterprises $69,950
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $68,940
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $68,590
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Accommodation and Food Services $45,560
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $51,740
Health Care and Social Assistance $52,980
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $55,250
Retail Trade $57,070
Educational Services $57,710