Usability Specialist Salary

The average salary for a Usability Specialist is $79,992 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$48,500 - $104,028
$48K
$77K
$100K
MEDIAN: $77,419
10%
50%
90%

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$22.60 - $44.22
$31
MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,500 - $104,028  
   
Bonus
$1,750 - $15,000  
Total Pay (?
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$45,615 - $108,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$31.00  
   
Overtime
$41.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,750 - $15,000  
   
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).
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$45,615 - $108,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Job Description for Usability Specialist

Usability specialists are generally responsible for planing and creating product workflow maps to ensure smooth practices within the organization, as well as participating in usability testing of new and implemented user experiences. They must evaluate performance concerns by analyzing users' needs, and based on these analyses and research the specialist can help influence improved workflows and user interfaces in web designs and applications. They may also take data from individuals outside of an organization (the general public) to ensure that program usability is smooth for the public as well as direct users.

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Usability Specialist Tasks

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

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Key Stats for Usability Specialist

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Usability Specialist Salaries

▲36%

▲25%

National Average
$73,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Usability Specialist Salaries

National Average
$73,000



▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 25%
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