Experienced Senior User Experience Designer Salary

Generous salaries abound for Experienced Senior User Experience Designers , with average pay above six figures ($107K) per year. With some bonuses approaching $20K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $26K, overall incomes of Experienced Senior User Experience Designers spread between $81K and $148K depending on individual performance. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Experienced Senior User Experience Designers making up 59 percent of survey respondents. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Senior User Experience Designers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$79,158 - $136,130

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$48.48 - $101.74

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$79,158 - $136,130  
   
Bonus
$494.35 - $19,845  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $25,760  
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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$80,511 - $147,727  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 357
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$48.48 - $101.74  
   
Overtime
$48.88 - $64.64  
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.
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$494.35 - $19,845  
   
Profit Sharing
$970 - $25,760  
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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$80,511 - $147,727  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Pay Difference by Location


For Experienced Senior User Experience Designers, Palo Alto provides a pay rate that is 29 percent greater than the national average. Experienced Senior User Experience Designers will also find cushy salaries in Pleasanton (+27 percent), San Jose (+23 percent), San Francisco (+17 percent), and New York (+8 percent). Compared to the national average, Austin Experienced Senior User Experience Designers have considerably lower salaries, 24 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Salt Lake City and Philadelphia (22 percent lower and 20 percent lower, respectively).

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Skills That Affect Experienced Senior User Experience Designer Salaries

Interaction Design
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User Research
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User Interface Design
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National Average
$112,000

Usability Testing
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Information Architecture
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User Interface
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End User Requirements Research
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Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
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Web Design
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Graphic Design
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HTML
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JavaScript
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Adobe Photoshop
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 7%
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