Average User Experience Director Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$132,453
Avg. Salary
$10,279
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The average salary for a User Experience Director in Washington, District of Columbia is $132,453.
10%
$92k
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$132k
50%
$182k
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MEDIAN $132,453
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Salary
$92k - $182k
Bonus
$10k - $25k
Total Pay
$93k - $214k

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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.

Career Paths

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User Experience Director
Principal Software Engineer
User Experience Researcher
Director, Customer Experience
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for User Experience Director

Skills in User Experience (UX) Design, People Management and Usability Testing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include User Research and Information Architecture.
Employees with User Experience Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 20.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.4% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (11.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (3.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 8 survey responses.
Experienced
100.0%