UX Designer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$87,122
$7,139
Additional Cash Compensation
$94,261
Total Compensation
Median: $87K
Min: $60K
Max: $125K

How Much Does a UX Designer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a UX Designer in Austin is $87,122. The average additional cash compensation for a UX Designer in Austin is $7,139. The average total compensation for a UX Designer in Austin is $94,261. UX Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous UX Designer employees in Austin.

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UX Designer jobs in Austin

Senior UI/UX Designer

Austin
5 days ago
+39
About Pushnami Pushnami, a leading digital marketing software provider based in Austin, is seeking a talented Senior UX designer to design, develop, and operate GUI applications for Pushnami. The company offers its clients unparalleled performance through machine learning-enabled messaging solutions. Pushnami builds technologies on the forefront of the latest online notification technologies. The system currently delivers over 500 million unique

User Experience Designer

Austin
21 hours ago
+31
At Bright Health we’re trying to make healthcare simple, personal and more affordable. To do that, we need an amazing user experience in the products used by consumers, providers, and Bright employees! We have ambitious plans that will require a user experience designer who can drive “delightful” progress. In addition to the users of our products (both internal and external), you’ll collaborate closely with Product and Engineering, to discover,

Senior UX Designer

Austin
4 days ago
+39
As a Senior UX Designer for DISCO, you’ll design compelling digital tools that are intuitive, thoughtful, delightful - and at times magical - to improve the practice of law. You will synthesize insights from users about key outcomes and workflows in partnership with other designers, product managers, and engineers. You also will iteratively refine your designs on the basis of usability testing with internal and external subject matter experts.

Senior UX Designer

Austin
1 week ago
+34
Restaurant365 is a young SaaS company disrupting the restaurant industry! Our cloud-based platform provides a unique, centralized solution for accounting and back office operations for restaurants.   Restaurant365’s culture is focused on empowering team members to produce top notch results while elevating their skills. We’re constantly evolving and improving to make sure we are and always will be “Best in Class” ... and we want that for you too!

Director, Experience Design

Austin
20 hours ago
+31
Execute user experience, interaction, and visual design as a part of a multi-disciplinary team. Recruit, hire, and train new team members. Monitor and guide team efforts, providing coaching and development to team members. Collaborate directly with product managers and engineers to define and implement solutions. Lead usability through standard methods and tools (e.g., analytics, testing, surveys, focus groups). Iterate designs, adjusting to technical requirements, and incorporate usability improvements into design. Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and team leaders.

Sr. UX Web Designer

Austin
6 days ago
+31
Lead and execute UX projects from kick-off to launch, including journeys, wireframes, concept mocks, and final deliverable specifications. Collaborate with user research to define and apply user research to design. Collaborate with engineering and the DSM team to define and maintain the design system. Gather and apply data to designs and future work. Lead the UX team as a Sr. member, specifically around latest industry trends, identifying places for process improvements and better design culture within the company.

UX / UI Designer

Austin
1 week ago
+39
Recently named Best Place to Work by MM&M, The Holmes Report, PR News, PRWeek, and AdAge, W2O is an integrated marketing and communications firm powered by analytics and specializing in healthcare.  We’re looking for a pioneering UX/UI Designer to join our team in developing the latest and best tools in our data science and machine learning AI and software development group!  As a W2O UX/UI Designer, you will play a vital role in taking brilliant

UX Design Manager

Austin
2 weeks ago
+15
As a User Experience (UX) leader, you help define and drive the future of Google design. You identify and set product strategy, envision complex UX ecosystems and inspire teams to push the boundaries of what’s possible. You possess a clear vision of the future of user experience and have the courage to pursue forward-thinking design. In this role, you will apply your passion for brand, craft, and design fidelity to guide research and design processes, mentor talented members of your team, and collaborate with leaders of other UX and Engineering teams to create innovative experiences across all of Google’s products.

Head of UX Design and Research, Amazon Business

Austin
1 week ago
This role serves as the strategic design leader for all of Amazon Business. The UX team studios are co-located with product and tech teams in Seattle, Austin, Madrid, and Hyderabad. The UX team includes UX Managers, Designers, Researchers, Writers, and Design Technologists. This leader drives the creative process, continually raises the quality bar, and drives for the right solution for the right customer. This person serves as the conduit between multiple partner teams, and works with product and engineering leaders across the global organization, driving mechanisms to connect those teams’ work into a single, holistic, end-to-end experience for business customers.

User Experience Researcher

Austin
2 weeks ago
+15
At Google, User Experience Researchers (UXRs) help everyone focus on the user. In this role, you will create understanding and empathy around user needs, stated and unstated, for your entire product team including designers, product managers, and engineers. You will do so by conducting primary research, exploring the behaviors and motivations of our users through methods like field visits, ethnography, surveys, usability testing, and logs analysis. Your research will help us create useful, usable, and delightful new products and features for people as well as continually innovating on our existing products. You’ll inspire change at all stages of product development by delivering compelling, written, in-person and visual presentations on your findings.

Director, Core User Experience, Works

Austin
2 weeks ago
+15
As the Director, UX, you will lead UX design and research for Works UX, a team of UXers focused on the design of multiple products including HR tools for Performance Management, Employee Education, Staffing/Hiring, Headcount Management, Legal, Finance, Marketing, Reporting, Real Estate functions, and Google for NonProfits. You will collaborate with designers, Product Managers, and Engineering teams across our locations to provide design leadership, and innovation opportunities. Additionally, you will operate as a thought partner, bringing resolution to complex problems through effective communication and inputs reflecting your deep understanding of our users. Lastly, you will combine expert UX design skills to help the team improve quality for products. The team you will lead consist of about 50 UXers (design and research) and your responsibility will be to grow it over the coming years.

UX Designer Salary ranges

The most common UX Designer salary in Austin is between $70k - $80k.

Average UX Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title UX Designer make the most at companies with 501-1,000 employees, earning $90,925 on average.

UX Designer Salary by gender

The average UX Designer salary for women is $82,415 and the average UX Designer salary for men is $99,183.

UX Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a UX Designer with 7+ years of experience is $109,333. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $75,000.

Average Design + UX salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $76,654
Min: $41K
Max: $103K
UI Designer $82,745
Min: $45K
Max: $138K
Art Director $84,045
Min: $56K
Max: $131K
UX Designer $87,122
Min: $60K
Max: $125K
Product Designer $92,043
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Senior UI Designer $103,737
Min: $72K
Max: $138K
Senior UX Designer $110,421
Min: $64K
Max: $155K
UX Researcher $115,000
Min: $95K
Max: $130K
Creative Director $152,083
Min: $128K
Max: $183K
Design Director $152,315
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $166,077
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

Skills that affect UX Designer salaries in Austin

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Wireframing
19% have this skill
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User Flows
18% have this skill
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Interaction Design
18% have this skill
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Prototyping
18% have this skill
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Usability Testing
17% have this skill
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User Interviews
17% have this skill

Recent UX Designer salaries in Austin

$105,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$11,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$72,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $72,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Austin
$91,300
Yearly Salary
A Product Designer reported a yearly salary of $91,300
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Austin
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Research & Design Intern reported a yearly salary of $65,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Austin
$108,000
Yearly Salary
A ux designer reported a yearly salary of $108,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$86,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Consultant reported a yearly salary of $86,000 with +$1,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
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