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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a User Experience Researcher make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$98,191 / yrTotal Pay
$75,713 / yrBase Pay
$22,478 / yrAdditional Pay

$98,191

 / yr
$51K$265K
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The estimated total pay for a User Experience Researcher is $98,191 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $75,713 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 $22,478 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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$110,044 /yr
UX Researcher
$124,001 /yr
Senior UX Researcher
$112,430 /yr
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What are some related job titles for User Experience Researcher?

Some related job titles are User Experience Designer Salaries with median pay of $112,876, User Researcher Salaries with median pay of $101,811, Human Factors Salaries with median pay of $94,122, Senior User Experience Designer Salaries with median pay of $124,113.

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Meta
4.3

Meta

User Experience Researcher

$170,250

 /yr
Range: $109K - $254K

$109K

$254K

$109,407 - $253,817 Range

Google
4.5

Google

User Experience Researcher

$156,387

 /yr
Range: $72K - $293K

$72K

$293K

$72,384 - $293,247 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

User Experience Researcher

$141,340

 /yr
Range: $108K - $181K

$108K

$181K

$108,044 - $181,292 Range

AnswerLab
4.1

AnswerLab

User Experience Researcher

$112,717

 /yr
Range: $91K - $171K

$91K

$171K

$91,370 - $170,850 Range

UserTesting
4.3

UserTesting

User Experience Researcher

$73,096

 /yr
Range: $59K - $101K

$59K

$101K

$58,549 - $100,958 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

User Experience Researcher

$117,900

 /yr
Range: $76K - $157K

$76K

$157K

$75,840 - $156,735 Range

Google
4.5

Google

User Experience Researcher - Hourly Contractor

$48

$91

$48 - $91 Range

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Amazon
3.8

Amazon

User Experience Researcher

$133,930

 /yr
Range: $96K - $163K

$96K

$163K

$96,383 - $162,904 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

User Experience Researcher - Hourly Contractor

$39

$64

$39 - $64 Range

Capital One
4.2

Capital One

User Experience Researcher

$112,567

 /yr
Range: $89K - $175K

$89K

$175K

$88,813 - $174,797 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

User Experience Researcher - Hourly Contractor

$93

 /hr
Range: $52 - $241

$52

$241

$52 - $241 Range

State Farm
3.6

State Farm

User Experience Researcher

$93,444

 /yr
Range: $82K - $113K

$82K

$113K

$81,541 - $113,064 Range

Twitter
4.2

Twitter

User Experience Researcher

$195,946

 /yr
Range: $144K - $223K

$144K

$223K

$143,696 - $223,289 Range

Bold Insight
4.7

Bold Insight

User Experience Researcher

$71,731

 /yr
Range: $56K - $84K

$56K

$84K

$55,616 - $84,025 Range

Adecco
3.7

Adecco

User Experience Researcher - Hourly Contractor

$54

$77

$54 - $77 Range

MathWorks
4.3

MathWorks

User Experience Researcher

$111,650

 /yr
Range: $103K - $139K

$103K

$139K

$102,569 - $138,925 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

User Experience Researcher - Monthly Intern

$8,039

 /mo
Range: $7K - $9K

$7K

$9K

$7,105 - $8,716 Range

User Research International
4.4

User Research International

User Experience Researcher

$84,291

 /yr
Range: $68K - $105K

$68K

$105K

$67,988 - $105,008 Range

SAP
4.4

SAP

User Experience Researcher

$127,511

 /yr
Range: $110K - $144K

$110K

$144K

$109,643 - $144,204 Range

U.S. Bank
3.8

U.S. Bank

User Experience Researcher

$118,378

 /yr
Range: $109K - $127K

$109K

$127K

$109,143 - $127,334 Range

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$70

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8 days ago by a UX Researcher with 4 to 6 years of experience

$123,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a UX Researcher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$64,920

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a User Experience Researcher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$120,000

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11 days ago by a User Experience Researcher with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$110,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$11,000/yr

11 days ago by a User Experience Researcher with 4 to 6 years of experience

$35

/hrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a UX Researcher with less than one year of experience

$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a User Researcher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$78,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a UX Researcher with 4 to 6 years of experience

$50

/hrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Consumer Experience Analyst with 7 to 9 years of experience

$140,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a UX Researcher with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a User Experience Researcher salaries

The national average salary for a User Experience Researcher is $128,682 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a User Experience Researcher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 250 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a User Experience Researcher employees.

The highest salary for a User Experience Researcher in United States is $209,736 per year.

The lowest salary for a User Experience Researcher in United States is $78,951 per year.

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