Average Senior UX Designer Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Senior UX Designer is $106,562

Base Salary
$81k - $141k
$2k - $18k
Profit Sharing
$500 - $17k
$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$83k - $152k
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What Do Senior UX Designers Do?

Senior UX 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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How do Senior UX Designers Rate Their Jobs?

3.9 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 233 responses, the job of Senior UX Designer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.93 out of 5. On average, Senior UX Designers are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Senior UX Designers

What is the highest pay for Senior UX Designers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Senior UX Designer is $141k / year

What is the lowest pay for Senior UX Designers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Senior UX Designer is $81k / year

How can Senior UX Designers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Senior UX Designer is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Senior UX Designer that oversees more junior Senior UX Designers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.