The average salary for an Experienced Interaction Designer is $100,641.
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Job Description for Interaction Designer
Interaction designers develop web-based platforms through which companies can interact with and engage consumers; this includes the construction of websites and mobile applications. Although programming is a major part of the position, the interaction designer works primarily with platforms' architecture at a foundational level. They must be able to design complex user interfaces and interactions for web, mobile, and cross-platform experiences, providing a product that is valuable, usable and de…Read more
Interaction Designer Tasks
- Conduct research to understand user needs and document requirements.
- Understand complex problems and quickly and visually explain potential solutions.
- Scope, plan, and manage projects from initial consultation to final launch.
- Create wireframes, workflows, schematics, and prototypes to test usability and site branding goals.
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Popular Skills for Interaction Designer
User Experience (UX) Design
User Interface Design
Skills in Interaction Design, 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 Graphic Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Interaction Designer
An entry-level Interaction Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,719 based on 108 salaries. An early career Interaction Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,524 based on 354 salaries. A mid-career Interaction Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,392 based on 164 salaries.
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