Average Mid-Career UX Researcher Salary

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The average salary for a Mid-Career UX Researcher is $101,439.
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$71k - $144k
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$503 - $79k
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$72k - $157k

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Popular Employer Salaries for UX Researcher

The top respondents for the job title UX Researcher are from the companies Google, Inc., Microsoft Corp and Facebook Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $141,031. Facebook Inc pays the lowest at around $123,851.

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Popular Skills for UX Researcher

Skills in Research Analysis and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include User Experience (UX) Design, Usability Testing and User Research.

Pay by Experience Level for UX Researcher

An entry-level UX Researcher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,625 based on 66 salaries. An early career UX Researcher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,305 based on 690 salaries. An experienced UX Researcher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $117,918 based on 76 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $134,332.
Employees with UX Researcher in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 29.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Austin, Texas (7.7% more) and New York, New York (5.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Nashville, Tennessee (21.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (17.0% less).

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