Average Experienced User Experience Director Salary in San Francisco, California

$172,853
Avg. Salary
$28,486
Bonus
$25,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced User Experience Director in San Francisco, California is $172,853.
10%
$132k
MEDIAN
$173k
90%
$212k
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$132k - $212k
Bonus
$986 - $50k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $25k
Total Pay
$132k - $249k

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Job Description for User Experience Director

User Experience Director Tasks
  • Design, conduct, and evaluate studies to understand and improve user experience, documenting requirements.
  • Work directly with clients to identify requirements and ensure a positive experience.
  • Train, mentor, and supervise a team of designers and user experts.
  • Create mock-ups and track metrics related to identifiable factors that change user experience.
  • Create and implement strategies that improve user experience through design.

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Popular Skills for User Experience Director

Skills in User Experience (UX) Design, People Management, Interaction Design and User Interface Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include User Research.

Pay by Experience Level for User Experience Director

A mid-career User Experience Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $154,947 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $172,369.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (30.6% less), Salt Lake City, Utah (27.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (22.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 23 survey responses.
Mid Career
52.2%
Late Career
47.8%