Average User Experience Director with Interaction Design Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$158,756
Avg. Salary
$17,000
Bonus
$20,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a User Experience Director with Interaction Design skills in San Francisco, California is $158,756.
10%
$109k
MEDIAN
$159k
90%
$201k
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Salary
$109k - $201k
Bonus
$12k - $34k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$120k - $243k

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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 and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Usability Testing, Information Architecture and 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 $144,828 based on 5 salaries. An experienced User Experience Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $174,918 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (24.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (18.1% less) and Los Angeles, California (14.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Mid Career
38.5%
Experienced
61.5%