Search engine marketing specialists are below average when it comes to happiness.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, search engine marketing specialists rate their career happiness 3.0 out of 5 stars which puts them in the bottom 33% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy search engine marketing specialists are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Drafter
2.9
$48k

So what does it mean to be happy in your career? Let’s break it down into different dimensions:

  • Salary: Are search engine marketing specialists happy with their salary?
  • Meaning: Do search engine marketing specialists find their jobs meaningful?
  • Personality fit: How well suited are people’s personalities to their everyday tasks as search engine marketing specialists?
  • Work environment: How enjoyable are search engine marketing specialist’s work environments?
  • Skills utilization: Are search engine marketing specialists making the best use of their abilities?

Are search engine marketing specialists happy with their salary?