Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a User Experience Researcher make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$87,222 / yrTotal Pay
$80,199 / yrBase Pay
$7,023 / yrAdditional Pay

$87,222

 / yr
$53K$144K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a User Experience Researcher is $87,222 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $80,199 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 $7,023 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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Related Job Titles

For User Experience Researcher

Some related job titles are User Experience Designer Salaries with median pay of $133,776, User Researcher Salaries with median pay of $95,177, Human Factors Salaries with median pay of $117,750, Senior User Experience Designer Salaries with median pay of $157,384.

Top Paying Companies

For a User Experience Researcher in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a User Experience Researcher in United States. Employers include Meta, eBay and Google.

1
Meta
Meta
$201,270/yr
2
eBay
$181,836/yr
3
Google
$181,146/yr
4
Twitter
$177,642/yr
5
Yahoo
$168,176/yr
7
PayPal
$166,105/yr
9
Adobe
$162,116/yr
10
Airbnb
$161,862/yr
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Meta
4.1
User Experience ResearcherSee 181 salaries from all locations

$201,270

 / yr

$181,146

 / yr

$166,454

 / yr

$105,239

 / yr
AnswerLab
4.1
User Experience ResearcherSee 35 salaries from all locations

$122,168

 / yr

$133,685

 / yr

$152,168

 / yr

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$111,072

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$118,298

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$131,309

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$17,312

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$181,836

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Twitter
3.8
User Experience ResearcherSee 14 salaries from all locations

$177,642

 / yr

$56

 / hr

$100,270

 / yr

$129,822

 / yr

$162,116

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Top Paying Industries

For a User Experience Researcher in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a User Experience Researcher in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $140,820, Real Estate with a median total pay of $132,395, Financial Services with a median total pay of $131,309, Media & Communication with a median total pay of $118,830, and Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $108,158.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$140,820

    7% Higher than other industries

  • Real EstateReal Estate$132,395

    1% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$131,309

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$118,830

    10% Lower than other industries

  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$108,158

    21% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for User Experience Researcher are Meta, eBay, and Google.

MetaMeta$201,270/yr
eBayeBay$181,836/yr
GoogleGoogle$181,146/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

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Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

UX Researcher

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$150,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
UX Researcher

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$75,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
UX Researcher

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$110,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
UX Researcher

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$15,000

/mo

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
UX Researcher

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$130,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
User Experience Researcher

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$56,666

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
UX Researcher

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$30,088

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
User Researcher

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$154,900

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago

User Experience Researcher pay FAQ

The national average salary for a User Experience Researcher is $80,199 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a User Experience Researcher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2188 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a User Experience Researcher employees.

The highest salary for a User Experience Researcher in United States is $130,779 per year.

The lowest salary for a User Experience Researcher in United States is $49,182 per year.

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