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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a User Experience Designer make in San Francisco, CA Area?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$127,946 / yrTotal Pay
$111,305 / yrBase Pay
$16,641 / yrAdditional Pay

$127,946

 / yr
$46K$388K
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The estimated total pay for a User Experience Designer is $127,946 per year in the San Francisco, CA Area area, with an average salary of $111,305 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,641 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for User Experience Designer?

Some related job titles are Associate User Experience Designer Salaries with median pay of $118,118, UI Designer Salaries with median pay of $117,992, User Experience Architect Salaries with median pay of $163,768, User Experience Researcher Salaries with median pay of $112,834.

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Adobe
4.4

Adobe

User Experience Designer

$123,077

 /yr
Range: $95K - $162K

$95K

$162K

$95,139 - $161,989 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

User Experience Designer

$155,192

 /yr
Range: $120K - $179K

$120K

$179K

$120,161 - $178,941 Range

Google
4.5

Google

User Experience Designer

$152,798

 /yr
Range: $61K - $260K

$61K

$260K

$61,477 - $260,000 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

User Experience Designer

$127,000

 /yr
Range: $104K - $181K

$104K

$181K

$103,514 - $180,909 Range

Autodesk
4.3

Autodesk

User Experience Designer

$130,842

 /yr
Range: $100K - $145K

$100K

$145K

$100,273 - $144,740 Range

LinkedIn
4.5

LinkedIn

User Experience Designer

$143,803

 /yr
Range: $137K - $150K

$137K

$150K

$136,528 - $150,273 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

User Experience Designer

$134,003

 /yr
Range: $118K - $175K

$118K

$175K

$118,006 - $175,124 Range

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Salesforce
4.5

Salesforce

User Experience Designer

$147,771

 /yr
Range: $103K - $195K

$103K

$195K

$102,834 - $195,427 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

User Experience Designer

$114,648

 /yr
Range: $101K - $187K

$101K

$187K

$100,904 - $186,837 Range

Ancestry
3.7

Ancestry

User Experience Designer

$126,500

 /yr
Range: $121K - $165K

$121K

$165K

$120,743 - $164,737 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

User Experience Designer

$111,966

 /yr
Range: $65K - $247K

$65K

$247K

$65,303 - $246,552 Range

Guidewire
4.5

Guidewire

User Experience Designer

$152,059

 /yr
Range: $152K - $152K

$152K

$152K

$152,059 - $152,059 Range

BOLD
4.0

BOLD

User Experience Designer

$121,530

 /yr
Range: $101K - $169K

$101K

$169K

$100,518 - $168,605 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

User Experience Designer

$150,222

 /yr
Range: $82K - $190K

$82K

$190K

$82,089 - $190,000 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

User Experience Designer - Hourly Contractor

$27

$108

$27 - $108 Range

Zynga
4.4

Zynga

User Experience Designer

$110,557

 /yr
Range: $101K - $131K

$101K

$131K

$100,833 - $130,670 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

User Experience Designer

$136,343

 /yr
Range: $122K - $149K

$122K

$149K

$121,529 - $149,171 Range

PlayStation
3.9

PlayStation

User Experience Designer

$132,254

 /yr
Range: $11K - $141K

$11K

$141K

$11,257 - $140,990 Range

SAP
4.4

SAP

User Experience Designer

$111,133

 /yr
Range: $18K - $133K

$18K

$133K

$17,532 - $133,500 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

User Experience Designer

$117,214

 /yr
Range: $104K - $140K

$104K

$140K

$103,825 - $140,173 Range

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$75

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9 days ago by a UX-UI Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$97,000

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9 days ago by a User Experience Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$135,000

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10 days ago by a User Experience Designer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$120,000

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11 days ago by a UX Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$127,000

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12 days ago by a User Experience Designer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$120,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a UX Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$50

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15 days ago by a User Experience Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a User Experience Designer salaries

The average salary for a User Experience Designer is $130,013 per year in San Francisco, CA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 158 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a User Experience Designer employees in San Francisco, CA Area.

The highest salary for a User Experience Designer in San Francisco, CA Area is $177,932 per year.

The lowest salary for a User Experience Designer in San Francisco, CA Area is $94,999 per year.

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