How much does a User Experience Researcher make?

Updated Oct 18, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$128,682 /yr
Average Base Pay

250 salaries

$79K

Low

$129K

Average

$210K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

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

Seniority Levels

L2
UX Researcher$134,782 /yr
L3
Senior UX Researcher$134,223 /yr
L4
Lead UX Researcher$152,509 /yr
Career Path

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$109,079

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$96,468

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$134,395

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Facebook
4.3

Facebook

User Experience Researcher

$160,534

 /yr
Range: $103K - $220K
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$103K

$220K

$103,164 - $220,170 Range

Google
4.5

Google

User Experience Researcher

$146,747

 /yr
Range: $92K - $232K

$92K

$232K

$92,385 - $231,536 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

User Experience Researcher

$132,384

 /yr
Range: $102K - $171K

$102K

$171K

$101,878 - $170,946 Range

UserTesting
4.4

UserTesting

User Experience Researcher

$67,859

 /yr
Range: $55K - $95K

$55K

$95K

$55,208 - $95,196 Range

Google
4.5

Google

User Experience Researcher - Hourly Contractor

$58

 /hr
Range: $45 - $86

$45

$86

$45 - $86 Range

IBM
4

IBM

User Experience Researcher

$111,124

 /yr
Range: $74K - $140K

$74K

$140K

$73,713 - $140,289 Range

AnswerLab
4.2

AnswerLab

User Experience Researcher

$105,388

 /yr
Range: $86K - $161K

$86K

$161K

$86,155 - $161,100 Range

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Amazon
3.7

Amazon

User Experience Researcher

$123,392

 /yr
Range: $91K - $163K

$91K

$163K

$90,882 - $163,079 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

User Experience Researcher

$113,822

 /yr
Range: $87K - $165K

$87K

$165K

$87,360 - $164,821 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

User Experience Researcher - Hourly Contractor

$49

 /hr
Range: $37 - $61

$37

$61

$37 - $61 Range

State Farm
3.6

State Farm

User Experience Researcher

$90,648

 /yr
Range: $77K - $107K

$77K

$107K

$76,887 - $106,612 Range

Facebook
4.3

Facebook

User Experience Researcher - Monthly Intern

$7,580

 /mo
Range: $7K - $8K

$7K

$8K

$6,699 - $8,219 Range

Twitter
4.2

Twitter

User Experience Researcher

$187,152

 /yr
Range: $165K - $211K

$165K

$211K

$164,693 - $210,546 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

User Experience Researcher

$108,097

 /yr
Range: $63K - $127K

$63K

$127K

$63,269 - $127,169 Range

MathWorks
4.3

MathWorks

User Experience Researcher

$104,478

 /yr
Range: $98K - $131K

$98K

$131K

$98,203 - $130,997 Range

Adecco
3.7

Adecco

User Experience Researcher - Hourly Contractor

$59

 /hr
Range: $51 - $76

$51

$76

$51 - $76 Range

Salesforce
4.4

Salesforce

User Experience Researcher

$103,606

 /yr
Range: $81K - $205K

$81K

$205K

$81,278 - $204,524 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

User Experience Researcher

$120,234

 /yr
Range: $93K - $136K

$93K

$136K

$92,932 - $135,975 Range

Blink UX
4.1

Blink UX

User Experience Researcher

$98,646

 /yr
Range: $85K - $126K

$85K

$126K

$85,351 - $126,032 Range

User Research International
3.7

User Research International

User Experience Researcher

$79,481

 /yr
Range: $67K - $99K

$67K

$99K

$67,465 - $99,016 Range

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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.

If you are thinking of becoming a User Experience Researcher or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a User Experience Researcher.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent user experience researcher salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$20
hourly
A Client Experience Analyst in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$106,000
per year
An User Experience Researcher in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $106,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
An User Experience Researcher in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$122,000
per year
An UX Researcher in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $122,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
An User Experience Research in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$10
hourly
A Design Researcher in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
An User Experience Researcher in the Des Moines, IA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Des Moines, IA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$40,000
per year
An User Researcher in the Beaumont, TX Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Beaumont, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
An User Experience Researcher in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Self-Employed
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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