Entry-Level Senior User Experience Designer Salary

An Entry-Level Senior User Experience Designer earns an average salary of $91,751 per year.

$69,938 - $118,084
$70K
$92K
$120K
MEDIAN: $91,751
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$20.43 - $60.97
$20
$42
$61
MEDIAN: $42.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$69,938 - $118,084  
   
Bonus
$998 - $12,723  
Profit Sharing
$10.21 - $78,297  
Total Pay (?
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$69,699 - $124,759  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 209
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.43 - $60.97  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$998 - $12,723  
   
Profit Sharing
$10.21 - $78,297  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$69,699 - $124,759  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
© PayScale, Inc. @ www.payscale.com

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $94,323

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Senior User Experience Designer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Senior User Experience Designer in Plano:
`"$Consider adding more skills..."`
It's becoming rapidly important to have skills not only in the design aspects of UX design, but in the research, analysis, and development areas as well. Having hard skills like scripting or coding will vastly improve your value as a designer.

Senior User Experience Designer in San Francisco:
`"$Don't be afraid to ask stupid questions."`
The heart of this job is understanding what motivates people to do what they do. This involves digging into what might appear to be superficially obvious to get to a more fundamental truth. Ask questions, lots of questions. Don't be afraid to look stupid. People appreciate it when they feel like they are understood - they'll be happy to help you!

Senior User Experience Designer in Richmond:
`"$There are so many possibilities."`
There are many different avenues you can take with this field. I enjoy this one the most as it wraps design with psychology & a more technical side.

Senior User Experience Designer in Boston:
`"$Stay up-to-date with trends."`
Allocate time per week/month to learn and study new trends. It's important to stay ahead of the curve.

Key Stats for Senior User Experience Designer

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
53%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Senior User Experience Designer Salaries

JavaScript
▲8%


User Interface
▲4%

User Experience (UX) Design
▲2%

User Interface Design
▼0%

User Research
▼0%

National Average
$94,000

End User Requirements Research
▼1%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼1%


Web Design
▼2%

Adobe Illustrator
▼2%

HTML
▼2%

Usability Testing
▼4%

Adobe Photoshop
▼5%

Graphic Design
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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