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Usability Specialist Salary

A Usability Specialist earns an average salary of $75,287 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$50,568 - $103,607
MEDIAN: $75,286

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$50,568 - $103,607  
$0.00 - $14,795  
Profit Sharing
$545 - $4,000  
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).
$51,339 - $111,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 92

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Job Description for Usability Specialist

  • Demonstrate facility with appropriate computer languages and design applications.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to derive design specifications.
  • Design web sites and electronic documents to enhance user experience and content understanding.
  • Document and update usability guidelines.

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Experience Affects Usability Specialist Salaries

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National Average

Skills That Affect Usability Specialist Salaries

User Interface Design
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National Average

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.


41 %
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 10%