The average pay for a Senior User Experience Designer in Chicago, Illinois is $90,168 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is associated with high pay for this job.

$70,032 - $117,446
MEDIAN: $90,168

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$71,104 - $134,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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Experience Affects Senior User Experience Designer Salaries

National Average

Skills That Affect Senior User Experience Designer Salaries

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 12%

End User Requirements Research
up arrow 10%

User Experience (UX) Design
up arrow 7%

Interaction Design
up arrow 1%

Information Architecture
up arrow 1%

National Average

Graphic Design
up arrow 2%

User Interface Design
up arrow 3%

Usability Testing
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.


36 %
64 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 13%