The average salary for a Senior User Experience Designer in Canada is C$84,141.
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Job Description for Senior User Experience Designer
A senior user experience designer is a team leader who works with designers, product engineers, and product managers to create a friendly and intuitive user experience architecture. The senior user experience designer starts with a solid understanding of human cognitive science; by understanding how human beings think and operate, the designer can determine the broad framework for how the user experience should be for the company's product. These senior professionals work with the design team to…Read more
Senior User Experience Designer Tasks
- Create user-focused designs informed by market analysis, customer feedback and requirements, and user research analytics.
- Design mock-ups and click-through prototypes as necessary for each product.
- Develop example high-level requirements, conceptual diagrams, and visual interface designs.
- Create key design deliverables specific to each product, such as scenarios and use-cases.
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Popular Skills for Senior User Experience Designer
User Experience (UX) Design
User Interface Design
Skills in User Experience (UX) Design, User Interface Design, User Research, Usability Testing and Interaction Design are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior User Experience Designer
An early career Senior User Experience Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$74,152 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Senior User Experience Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$83,373 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Senior User Experience Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$89,338 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$93,418.
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Employees with Senior User Experience Designer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 8.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (6.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (21.4% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (1.2% less) and Toronto, Ontario (1.0% less).
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