Average User Experience Director Salary in Canada

C$109,408
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$10,304
Bonus
C$7,000
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The average salary for a User Experience Director in Canada is C$109,408.
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C$85k
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MEDIAN C$109,408
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Salary
C$85k - C$145k
Bonus
C$5k - C$29k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$7k
Total Pay
C$88k - C$159k

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Job Description for User Experience Director

User Experience Director Tasks
  • Design, conduct, and evaluate studies to understand and improve user experience, documenting requirements.
  • Work directly with clients to identify requirements and ensure a positive experience.
  • Train, mentor, and supervise a team of designers and user experts.
  • Create mock-ups and track metrics related to identifiable factors that change user experience.
  • Create and implement strategies that improve user experience through design.

Career Paths

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User Experience Director
Vice President (VP), Strategy
Senior Director, Engineering
Senior User Experience Designer
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for User Experience Director

Skills in User Experience (UX) Design, User Interface Design and User Research are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Team Leadership and People Management.

Pay by Experience Level for User Experience Director

A mid-career User Experience Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$95,476 based on 6 salaries. An experienced User Experience Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$111,744 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$140,000.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with User Experience Director in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 13.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (8.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 42 survey responses.
Mid Career
14.3%
Experienced
66.7%
Late Career
19.0%

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