Experienced Senior User Experience Designers see excellent average salaries — about $104K annually. Total cash compensation for Experienced Senior User Experience Designers runs from $83K to $155K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $20K and profit sharing that can reach almost $51K. Most Experienced Senior User Experience Designers report high levels of job satisfaction. Men working as Experienced Senior User Experience Designers who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 56 percent. A large number enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$81,324 - $141,140
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MEDIAN: $104,028
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$46.37 - $102.56
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$81,324 - $141,140  
   
Bonus
$2,039 - $20,019  
Profit Sharing
$1,939 - $51,064  
Total Pay (?
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$83,038 - $155,454  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 328
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$46.37 - $102.56  
   
Overtime
$82.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$2,039 - $20,019  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,939 - $51,064  
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).
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$83,038 - $155,454  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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National Average: $110,663

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Home to some of the best pay for Experienced Senior User Experience Designers, Mountain View offers exceptional salaries, 40 percent above the national average. Experienced Senior User Experience Designers will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+30 percent), Pleasanton (+29 percent), San Jose (+26 percent), and New York (+18 percent). In Austin, salaries are 19 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Employers in Chicago and Seattle also lean toward paying below-median salaries (10 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Senior User Experience Designer

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
093
10-19 years
93%
20 years or more
7%
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Skills That Affect Senior User Experience Designer Salaries

Axure RP
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User Interface Design
0%

Usability Testing
0%

National Average
$111,000


User Interface
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Web Design
up arrow 4%

End User Requirements Research
up arrow 4%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 5%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 6%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 7%

HTML
up arrow 10%

Graphic Design
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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