$74,603
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$4,840

Profit Sharing

$2,500

The average salary for a User Experience Designer with User Research skills is $74,217 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$51,100 - $102,341
$51K
$75K
$100K
MEDIAN: $74,603
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50%
90%

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$17.45 - $60.28
$17
$34
$60
MEDIAN: $33.63
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$0$109K
Salary $51,100 - $102,341
Bonus $712 - $10,865
Profit Sharing $303 - $5,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,682 - $109,415
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 945
Hourly Data $0$67
Hourly Rate $17.45 - $60.28
Overtime $23.45 - $67.07
Annual Data $0$109K
Bonus $712 - $10,865
Profit Sharing $303 - $5,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,682 - $109,415
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 118

Job Description for User Experience Designer

The user experience designer creates designs for end users that are attractive and functional; they need to make unified designs that are accessible to the target population. In addition, these designers are in charge of the design process from the mockup stage to the final product, whether it is a poster or a software application. Industrial design concepts are needed to create prototypes and simple, clean designs.

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User Experience Designer Tasks

  • Collaborate with other designers, clients, executives, engineers, and product managers to find solutions that improve user experience.
  • Create prototypes and perform user testing to guide each iteration of the design.
  • Present design concepts and deliverables that meet business and/or client requirements.

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Pay by Experience Level for User Experience Designer

Pay by Experience for a User Experience Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level User Experience Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 438 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A User Experience Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 145 salaries. An experienced User Experience Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 65 salaries. A User Experience Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $116,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $75,822

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for User Experience Designer

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 171 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects User Experience Designer Salaries

Late-Career
▲53%

▲28%

▲8%

National Average
$76,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 171 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 12%