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How much does a Search engine optimization Director make?

Updated May 11, 2021

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$95,372 /yr
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The national average salary for a Search engine optimization Director is $95,372 in United States. Filter by location to see Search engine optimization Director salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 68 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Search engine optimization Director employees.

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Hilton
4.1

Hilton

Director Search Engine Optimization
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$116K -$124K

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$116K

$124K

$115,925 - $124,134 Range

Lasrock Media

Search Engine Optimization Specialist

$85,051

 /yr
Range: $82K - $87K

$82K

$87K

$82,178 - $87,166 Range

Album Creative Studios
1

Album Creative Studios

Search Engine Optimization Specialist
About 

$61K -$66K

$61K

$66K

$61,216 - $66,421 Range

Real Soft
3.2

Real Soft

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Analyst
About 

$54K -$60K

$54K

$60K

$54,107 - $59,565 Range

Talroo
4

Talroo

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Analyst
About 

$139K -$151K

$139K

$151K

$138,852 - $150,722 Range

Six Spoke Media
2.8

Six Spoke Media

Associate SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Strateg
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$51K -$55K

$51K

$55K

$50,613 - $54,685 Range

STEAK
4.2

STEAK

Director of Search Engine Optimization
About 

$152K -$163K

$152K

$163K

$152,029 - $163,110 Range

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Memorial Hermann Health System
3.9

Memorial Hermann Health System

Search Engine Optimization - Hourly Intern
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$13 -$14

 hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Los Alamos National Laboratory
4

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Search Engine Optimization - Hourly
About 

$98 -$106

 hourly

$98

$106

$98 - $106 Range

Sharecare
4.1

Sharecare

Search Engine Optimization - Hourly Intern
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

Zoro
3.6

Zoro

Search Engine Optimization - Hourly Intern
About 

$22 -$24

 hourly

$22

$24

$22 - $24 Range

ProSites
4.1

ProSites

Search Engine Optimization - Hourly
About 

$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

GannettLocal
3

GannettLocal

Search Engine Optimization - Hourly Intern
About 

$16 -$18

 hourly

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

SEOM Interactive
4.4

SEOM Interactive

Search Engine Optimization - Hourly Intern
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

Afzalsheikh

Search Engine Optimization
About 

$25K -$27K

$25K

$27K

$24,508 - $26,639 Range

DashClicks
3

DashClicks

Search Engine Optimization - Hourly
About 

$18 -$20

 hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

Macy's
3.4

Macy's

Search Engine Optimization Specialist
About 

$75K -$81K

$75K

$81K

$75,435 - $81,128 Range

HCL Technologies
3.7

HCL Technologies

Search Engine Optimization Specialist - Contractor
About 

$59K -$65K

$59K

$65K

$59,484 - $65,429 Range

J. C. Penney
3.4

J. C. Penney

Search Engine Optimization Specialist - Hourly Intern
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

Randstad US
3.9

Randstad US

Search Engine Optimization Specialist
About 

$95K -$103K

$95K

$103K

$94,694 - $102,994 Range

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Frequently asked questions about search engine optimization Director salaries

The average salary for a search engine optimization Director is $95,372 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 68 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by search engine optimization Director employees in United States.

The highest salary for a search engine optimization Director in United States is $162,911 per year.

The lowest salary for a search engine optimization Director in United States is $55,833 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent search engine optimization director salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$132,261
per year
A Search Director in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $132,261 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$129,000
per year
A Director, Search in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $129,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Denver, CO Area area
 
Full-time
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$130,921
per year
A Search Director in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $130,921 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$152,132
per year
A Search Director in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $152,132 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$147,061
per year
A Search Director in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $147,061 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$186,253
per year
A Search Director in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $186,253 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$112,175
per year
A Director, SEM & Emerging Media in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $112,175 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$148,635
per year
A Director of Search in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $148,635 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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