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How to hire an in-house/agency/consultant SEO in San Diego?

POSTED: December 14th, 2010 | No Comments » 1383206_seo_concept

Are you looking to hire an SEO in San Diego County, but you don’t know where to find one, how to decide which one is better or what to look for as far as experience, salary and tips?

Look for SEO Experience

Past companies he/she worked for and actual ranking results matter more than paper qualifications.
SEO experience levels:

  • in-house background – worked for a niche specific company
  • agency background – worked for several niches, usually for an SEO related business
  • SEO consultant – worked for several niches, trained and documented strategies

Pay an SEO According to Skill Levels

Indeed SEO Salary Chart

Indeed SEO Salary Chart

Some of the salary ranges for SEO related jobs include:

  • SEO Marketing Director (Corporate Company) – $100,000 to $350,000
  • SEO Manager (Large Company) – $75,000 to $150,000
  • SEO Expert (Medium Company) – $50,000 to $100,000
  • SEO Junior (Any Size Company) – $30,000 to $60,000
  • Campaign Manager (Any Size Company) – $55,00 to $100,000
  • SEO Specialist (Any Size Company) – $40,000 to $80,000
  • SEO Consultant (Any Size Company) – $60,000 to $200,000
  • Link Builder (Any Size Company) – $35,000 to $100,000
  • Content Writer (Any Size Company) – $35,000 to $75,000
  • Project Manager – $35,000 to $75,000

see more about SEO salaries and jobs here.

SEO Employer Hiring Tips

Keep in mind that:

  • there are few experts in SEO – many will claim SEO knowledge but few will survive and have results
  • availability depends on pricing – some experts are not available unless you can compete with other clients
  • there are no magic tricks in SEO – people who promise you such things are big time LIARS, for as long as i’ve worked in SEO there is only hard work, the harder you work the better the rankings are.

Grow Your Company – Get Fresh Ideas

  • If you already have an In-house SEO, hire an SEO consultant for fresh and new strategies and ideas.
  • If you have an in-house web team, hire an individual as an in-house SEO, or get your web team trained by an SEO consultant.

Help Your Current Employees Learn SEO

  • product managers, content writers, human resources, publishers – train them the basics about keyword research and links
  • coders, programmers, developers – training for on-page and off-page optimization basic concepts, advise them to use SEO tools for data and reports

Need More SEO Guidance?

Call a San Diego SEO Consultant at (209) SEO -7322.
Also reach me on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn for more advice for SEO related questions.

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