The average salary for a User Experience Manager is $109,378.
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Job Description for User Experience Manager
User experience managers are in charge of facilitating user experience design and implementing/managing experience features on behalf of their organization. They are responsible for leading a group of developers, designers, and other information technology professionals to form an effective user experience model. These individuals should possess strong leadership skills to motivate a group of technical team members in finding a common set of design ideas which meet all project requirements. Ind…Read more
User Experience Manager Tasks
- Lead development of user experience designs, including research, scenarios, wireframes, and testing.
- Set vision and lead meetings to brainstorm project goals and define functional specifications.
- Collaborate with marketing and other departments to create a unified experience.
- Analyze web data, competitive analyses, industry trends, and usability studies to develop requirements.
Popular Employer Salaries for User Experience Manager
The top respondents for the job title User Experience Manager are from the companies Sapient Corporation, The Travelers Companies, Inc. and Bangor Daily News. Reported salaries are highest at Sapient Corporation where the average pay is $130,000. Bangor Daily News pays the lowest at around $57,931.
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Popular Skills for User Experience Manager
User Experience (UX) Design
User Interface Design
Skills in User Experience (UX) Design, User Research, User Interface Design and Interaction Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Usability Testing.
Pay by Experience Level for User Experience Manager
An early career User Experience Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $79,897 based on 92 salaries. A mid-career User Experience Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,991 based on 157 salaries. An experienced User Experience Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,165 based on 222 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $118,295.
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Employees with User Experience Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 32.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (15.0% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (9.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (10.6% less), Washington, District of Columbia (10.6% less) and New York, New York (4.2% less).
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