A User Experience Designer earns an average salary of $73,630 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
User Experience Designer Total Pay (?
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$46,409 - $108,989
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110K
MEDIAN: $73,630
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User Experience Designer Total Pay (?
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$17.52 - $78.00
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MEDIAN: $34.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,409 - $108,989  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,317  
Profit Sharing
$679 - $15,456  
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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$45,246 - $118,116  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,751
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$17.52 - $78.00  
   
Overtime
$20.49 - $79.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,317  
   
Profit Sharing
$679 - $15,456  
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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$45,246 - $118,116  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,751
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Job Description for User Experience Designer
The user experience designer creates designs for end users that are attractive and functional; they need to make unified designs that are accessible to the target population. In addition, these designers are in charge of the design process from the mockup stage to the final product, whether it is a poster or a software application. Industrial design concepts are needed to create prototypes and simple, clean designs.
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User Experience Designer Tasks
  • Present design concepts and deliverables that meet business requirements.
  • Work with teams such as marketing and sale to understand user needs and business requirements.
  • Conceptualize, design, and communice user-centered design solutions.
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Pay by Experience Level for User Experience Designer
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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Experience Affects User Experience Designer Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$76,000

Skills That Affect User Experience Designer Salaries

Interaction Design
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Information Architecture
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User Interface Design
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User Research
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National Average
$76,000
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
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Usability Testing
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
39%
female alumni
 
Male
61%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
2%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 10%
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