Search Engineer Salary in Washington D.C.

Search Engineer Job Description

Search engineers can also be called SEO specialists. They have a main goal, which is to assess the websites of organizations to make changes for optimized search engine results. They set up strategies to increase search engine rankings on platforms like Bing, Google and Yahoo. Search engineers have knowledge of keyword related searches, as well as how to write specific SEO copy. They grow the web traffic for organizations by using specific phrases or keywords, rewriting HTML title tags, testing website layouts, fixing structural issues, and increasing backlinks or finding valuable inbound links. Search engineers identify an organization's plans to understand who their target audience to improve both web traffic sales and marketing. They're also aware of the newest SEO standards in order to understand what measures for SERP or search engine results page the platforms like Google and Bing are currently using.

Living and Working in Washington

Washington, D.C. is a cosmopolitan capital city. It has a growing technology sector and plenty of venture capital firms for entrepreneurs to start their businesses. National trade unions, lobbying groups and professional associations are abound in Washington. Its economy also gets a boost from tourism.

The nation's capital features events and festivals throughout the year. Washington offers public transportation and plenty of sites to see. Besides the White House, there are historic landmarks like the National Mall, the Vietnam Memorial and the National Air and Space Museum.

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Compare Search Engineer salaries by region

Search Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, Other, and London. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular:

  1. San Diego
  2. $200,000
  3. SF Bay Area
  4. $179,661
  5. New York
  6. $171,178
  7. Seattle
  8. $169,216
  9. Minneapolis/St Paul
  10. $165,000
  11. Austin
  12. $163,362
  13. Los Angeles
  14. $160,933
  15. Atlanta
  16. $160,285
  17. Boston
  18. $156,137
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $154,103
  21. Dallas/Ft Worth
  22. $150,454
  23. Chicago
  24. $144,709
  25. Denver
  26. $142,272
  27. Toronto
  28. C$140,285
  29. Philadelphia
  30. $133,100
  31. London
  32. £85,931
  33. Dublin
  34. €83,888
  1. San Diego
  2. $200,000
  3. SF Bay Area
  4. $179,661
  5. New York
  6. $171,178
  7. Seattle
  8. $169,216
  9. Minneapolis/St Paul
  10. $165,000
  11. Austin
  12. $163,362
  13. Los Angeles
  14. $160,933
  15. Atlanta
  16. $160,285
  17. Boston
  18. $156,137
  19. Washington D.C.
  20. $154,103
  21. Dallas/Ft Worth
  22. $150,454
  23. Chicago
  24. $144,709
  25. Denver
  26. $142,272
  27. Toronto
  28. C$140,285
  29. Philadelphia
  30. $133,100
  31. London
  32. £85,931
  33. Dublin
  34. €83,888
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Where Search Engineers are highest in demand

    Search Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, Other, and London. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular: