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User experience designer salary in Austin, TX

How much does a User Experience Designer make in Austin, TX?

Average base salary

below national average
Average $97,191
Low $72,565
High $130,174
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a user experience designer is $97,191 per year in Austin, TX. 100 salaries reported, updated at September 12, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Austin, TX

Years of experiencePer year
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1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for User Experience Designers in Austin, TX

  1. AT&T
    45,560 reviews9 salaries reported
    $143,044per year
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Highest paying cities for User Experience Designers near Austin, TX

  1. Dallas, TX
    $148,607 per year
    23 salaries reported
  2. Irving, TX
    $142,077 per year
    10 salaries reported
  3. Plano, TX
    $117,374 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. Spring, TX
    $115,327 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Round Rock, TX
    $111,604 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $109,923 per year
    20 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $104,468 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Fort Worth, TX
    $98,285 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Austin, TX
    $97,191 per year
    100 salaries reported
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Where can a User Experience Designer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for User Experience Designers

Most recommended skill

Journalism(earn +36.35% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 125.00% since 2018. User Experience Designers with this skill earn +36.35% more than the average base salary, which is $97,191 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20145increase by 5
20156increase by 20.00%
20164decrease by 33.33%
201713increase by 225.00%
20184decrease by 69.23%
20199increase by 125.00%

Top companies hiring User Experience Designers with the recommended skill

Realized Holdings Inc
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
14 jobs26
110 jobs133
118 jobs156
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Most common benefits for User Experience Designers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 180 ratings

73% of User Experience Designers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Austin, TX?

User Interface Designer

Job openings

Average $91,780 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a User Experience Designer

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