SEO Specialist Salary Chicago: Updated 2018 | Built In Chicago
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SEO Specialist
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Chicago
Chicago

SEO Specialist salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$42,667
Median: $43K
Min: $35K
Max: $48K

How Much Does a SEO Specialist Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a SEO Specialist in Chicago is $42,667. SEO Specialist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous SEO Specialist employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,116
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
131,525
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Marketing Salaries

+24
Mobile, Software
+11
Consumer Web, Fintech
+15
Professional Services, Software

SEO Specialist Salary ranges

The most common SEO Specialist salary in Chicago is between $40k - $50k.

Average SEO Specialist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title SEO Specialist make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $47,000 on average.

SEO Specialist Salary by gender

SEO Specialist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a SEO Specialist with <1 year of experience is $35,000.

Average Marketing salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
SEO Specialist $42,667
Min: $35K
Max: $48K
Event Planner $50,875
Min: $36K
Max: $60K
Marketing Associate $53,909
Min: $40K
Max: $71K
Marketing Coordinator $55,214
Min: $40K
Max: $68K
Public Relations Specialist $55,273
Min: $32K
Max: $70K
Content Marketing Manager $62,700
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Social Media Manager $64,727
Min: $35K
Max: $80K
Public Relations Manager $64,833
Min: $45K
Max: $105K
Community Manager $65,929
Min: $45K
Max: $87K
SEO Manager $69,188
Min: $57K
Max: $90K
Email Marketing Manager $73,545
Min: $57K
Max: $86K
Digital Marketing Manager $77,367
Min: $46K
Max: $118K
Marketing Manager $86,187
Min: $47K
Max: $125K
Brand Manager $102,222
Min: $74K
Max: $132K
Marketing Operations Manager $103,422
Min: $80K
Max: $125K
Product Marketing Manager $107,120
Min: $70K
Max: $137K
Senior Marketing Manager $118,318
Min: $82K
Max: $155K
Director of Marketing $128,615
Min: $80K
Max: $200K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $131,692
Min: $108K
Max: $153K
Vice President of Marketing $177,176
Min: $134K
Max: $296K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) $218,673
Min: $100K
Max: $356K

SEO Specialist jobs in Chicago
5

SEO Internship

Northwest Suburbs
3 weeks ago
+30
Working with the SEO Manager, the SEO intern will help to improve Zoro.com's visibility within organic search result on search engines. The intern will learn the fundamentals of technical and on-page SEO, how search engines work, and how to analyze websites to identify areas of improvement. This role will help with on-page optimization of different pages on Zoro.com. We're a fast-paced environment, where your ideas can be implemented, tested, measured, and scaled.

Sr. SEO Analyst

Chicago
6 days ago
+21
Cars.com has been featured as one of the top places to work in Chicago by The Chicago Tribune, Built in Chicago, Computer World and Chicago Inno, making us the premiere online destination connecting car shoppers to local automotive groups since 1998. We have prided ourselves on being an innovative tour-de-force within the automotive industry by offering top of the line digital media solutions to car shoppers and dealers alike through our expert

SEO Program Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+10
As the SEO Program Manager, you will be responsible for defining and executing comprehensive SEO strategies across various Groupon Coupons, Retail, and Home and Auto digital assets. You will leverage your tactical and project coordination experience in all aspects of SEO including site architecture, content, linking, and social strategies. Ensure Coupons properties and digital/social assets meet the optimal architecture, link, content and design criteria of the latest search engine algorithms to improve accessibility, transparency, rank, and relevance in search engines.

Technical SEO Specialist

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+11
Do thoughts of sugar plum fairies dance in your head when you hear the words screaming frog and AJAX mentioned in the same conversation? Are you familiar with front-end web development and not afraid to show it? Did someone say log file analysis...Oh yeah! Then we’re looking for you. G2 Crowd is looking for an experienced and organized Technical SEO Specialist to join the SEO team. This person should have a passion for deep analysis of web technologies and SEO while bringing the ability to problem solve technical issues.

Senior SEO Analyst

North Suburbs
3 weeks ago
CraftJack is an emerging online referral service, connecting homeowners with pre-screened residential home improvement professionals. CraftJack’s products reach millions of consumers and professionals in the ever-expanding, increasingly competitive home improvement services industry. If you’re ready to work with a dedicated team going up against the likes of Amazon and Google, please join us!  We are seeking a talented and experienced Senior SEO

Recent SEO Specialist salaries in Chicago

$35,000
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $35,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$45,000
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $45,000
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$47,000
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $47,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$38,000
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $38,000
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$43,000
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $43,000
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$48,000
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $48,000
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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