USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$101,000
$69,000
Min 10%
$101,000
Median 50%
$146,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
San Bruno, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
1.7 years
How much does a user experience designer make?
The national average salary for a User Experience Designer in the United States is $101,174 per year or $48.64 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $146,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $69,000 per year. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best User Experience Designer salaries are Washington, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Vermont. The typical employment for a User Experience Designer is 1.7 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Designer
$65,579

Average User Experience Designer Salary By Company

User Experience Designers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Internet companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Facebook and Microsoft are the best paying companies for User Experience Designers. Companies like Samsung Telecommunications America General LLC and PlanGrid also report very competitive wages for User Experience Designers.

Average User Experience Designer Salary By Location

As a User Experience Designer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $101,174 per year or $48.64 per hour. User Experience Designers make the most in San Bruno, CA at about $98,772 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Bruno, CA is $59,000. Some of the states with the best User Experience Designer salaries are Washington, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, and California. On the other hand, Mississippi, Kansas, Alabama, South Carolina, and Georgia report the lowest wages for User Experience Designers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Bruno, CA
$98,772
2
Redmond, WA
$94,141
3
Portland, ME
$89,883
4
Waltham, MA
$88,054
5
Portland, OR
$83,616

Average User Experience Designer Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a User Experience Designer works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Internet companies, Professional companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for User Experience Designers. Internet companies pay their User Experience Designers the highest wages, averaging $105,038 per year. Professional companies and Retail companies pay well too, at $99,731 and $98,234, respectively. The average salary for User Experience Designers in the Media industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $85,915.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$105,038
2
Professional
$99,731
3
Retail
$98,234
4
Hospitality
$97,895
5
Media
$85,915

RECENTLY ADDED User Experience Designer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Civicactions
User Experience Designer
10/31/2019
$90,000
Robert Half
User Experience Designer
10/29/2019
$83,480
Robert Half
User Experience Designer
10/26/2019
$158,612
Hexagon Platform Solutions
User Experience Designer
10/26/2019
$80,000
Workbridge Associates
User Experience Designer
10/25/2019
$95,000
Robert Half
User Experience Designer
10/25/2019
$93,915
Cybercoders
User Experience Designer
10/19/2019
$200,000
Randstad
User Experience Designer
10/19/2019
$83,480
University of Kansas
User Experience Designer
10/18/2019
$61,000
Robert Half
User Experience Designer
10/18/2019
$93,915
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