The average salary for an Interaction Designer with User Research skills is $81,580.
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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 that pay less than market rate include Adobe Photoshop, Graphic Design, User Interface Design, User Experience (UX) Design and Interaction 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 $72,181 based on 28 salaries. An early career Interaction Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,831 based on 101 salaries. A mid-career Interaction Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,836 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Interaction Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $107,100 based on 15 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Interaction Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 24.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (14.4% less), Atlanta, Georgia (8.1% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (6.8% less).
Years of Experience
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