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Client Success Manager
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SEO Specialist
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SEO Specialist salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

Median: $45K
Min: $38K
Max: $50K

How Much Does a SEO Specialist Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a SEO Specialist in Chicago is $45,167. SEO Specialist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous SEO Specialist employees in Chicago.

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SEO Specialist jobs in Chicago

Technical SEO Specialist

2 weeks ago
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.

SEO Technical Specialist

2 weeks ago
The SEO Technical Specialist is responsible for executing technical SEO strategies across various Groupon Coupons digital assets. Requires tactical and project coordination experience in aspects of SEO including site architecture, crawlability, and page speed. Ensure Coupons properties and digital/social assets meet the optimal technical criteria of the latest search engine algorithms to improve accessibility, visibility, rank, and relevance in search engines.

SEO Manager

1 week ago
At Upwork, we are looking for an SEO Manager to drive growth initiatives within our Search Engine Optimization (SEO) team. In this role, you will be responsible for the development and execution of high-impact SEO growth projects. You will work closely with multiple cross-functional partners within Product, Engineering, Design, Content Marketing, Paid Search, Data Science and Analytics to grow relevant business metrics associated with businesses looking to hire quality freelance talent from around the world. You have strong interpersonal skills, thrive working in a dynamic environment, and you can balance critical thinking, creative ideation, and exceptional follow-through. This role will report directly to the Head of SEO.

Senior SEO/SEM Manager

2 weeks ago
As an integral part of the eCommerce Marketing team, the SEO/SEM Manager II is the search expert and champion, leading a team of SEO/SEM specialists. In this role, you will develop and execute the US eCommerce Search Engine Optimization and Search Engine Marketing strategy. Reporting to the eCommerce Acquisition Lead, this leader will engage with all parts of the eCommerce team as well as our local brands, to build search campaigns, to improve SEO ranking, and to drive qualified traffic to site.

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 201-500 employees, earning $50,000 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 $50,000.

Average Marketing salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
SEO Specialist $45,167
Min: $38K
Max: $50K
Event Planner $51,333
Min: $36K
Max: $60K
Marketing Coordinator $53,293
Min: $40K
Max: $68K
Marketing Associate $57,036
Min: $40K
Max: $78K
Public Relations Specialist $58,167
Min: $32K
Max: $77K
Content Marketing Manager $64,692
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Social Media Manager $64,727
Min: $35K
Max: $80K
Community Manager $64,733
Min: $45K
Max: $87K
Public Relations Manager $67,333
Min: $45K
Max: $105K
SEO Manager $69,188
Min: $57K
Max: $90K
Email Marketing Manager $73,545
Min: $57K
Max: $86K
Digital Marketing Manager $77,175
Min: $45K
Max: $118K
Marketing Manager $85,937
Min: $47K
Max: $125K
Marketing Operations Manager $98,740
Min: $50K
Max: $125K
Brand Manager $100,455
Min: $74K
Max: $132K
Product Marketing Manager $106,926
Min: $70K
Max: $137K
Senior Marketing Manager $117,862
Min: $82K
Max: $155K
Director of Marketing $126,134
Min: $70K
Max: $200K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $131,692
Min: $108K
Max: $153K
Vice President of Marketing $176,455
Min: $125K
Max: $296K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) $223,957
Min: $100K
Max: $356K

Chicago Companies with the Highest Marketing Salaries

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Recent SEO Specialist salaries in Chicago

Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $45,000
51-200 Employees
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $47,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $38,000
51-200 Employees
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $43,000
11-50 Employees
Yearly Salary
A SEO Specialist reported a yearly salary of $48,000
51-200 Employees
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