Senior UX Designer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$110,452
$7,949
Additional Cash Compensation
$118,401
Total Compensation
Median: $110K
Min: $65K
Max: $205K

How Much Does a Senior UX Designer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior UX Designer in Chicago is $110,452. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior UX Designer in Chicago is $7,949. The average total compensation for a Senior UX Designer in Chicago is $118,401. Senior UX Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior UX Designer employees in Chicago.

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Senior UX Designer jobs in Chicago

Senior UX Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+22
Description: In order to create a best in class environment for our Engineering community, our team is looking for an experienced UX Designer who can help us unpack and improve the experience for over 50,000 technologists across the firm. You will join an ambitious program that brings a voice of the Engineer to transform our tooling and processes, and untangle complex problems from ideation to delivery across the Software Development Lifecycle. 

Sr. UX Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+37
At Echo we are committed to help our Associates grow their career. Apply today and grow with Echo! - - Echo Global Logistics is a leading provider of technology-enabled transportation management services. As a third-party logistics provider, we simplify transportation management for our clients and carriers, handling crucial tasks so they can focus on what they do best. From coast to coast, dock to dock, and across all major transportation

Lead User Experience Designer

Chicago
1 day ago
+55
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Lead User Experience Designer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+54
As a Lead UX Designer, you are a talented and driven designer who partners with technology to make aesthetically beautiful, ground-breaking work that solves actual problems. You’re ready for hands-on projects at every stage of the lifecycle, from brainstorming creative concepts with the project team and developing original campaigns, to participating in client presentations and ensuring deadlines are met, all the way to launch.

Senior UX Designer, Events

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+29
As Senior UX Designer for Nordstrom’s customer-facing products, you’ll be responsible for turning customer problems into intuitive, beautiful, data-driven solutions. You have a passion for designing effective digital experiences that are informed by customer research and testing, and industry best practices. You use your keen sense of empathy, strong storytelling skills, and polished project management techniques to deliver customer-focused work in a fast-paced and complex environment. 

UX Lead

Chicago
1 week ago
+36
Research shows that women and underrepresented groups only apply to jobs only if they think they meet 100% of the qualifications on a job description. IMO is committed to considering all candidates even if you don’t think you meet 100% of the qualifications listed. We look forward to receiving your application! Work that is meaningful. A job that has impact. Colleagues that inspire. That’s what you’ll find at Intelligent Medical Objects (IMO), a

Senior UX Designer Salary ranges

The most common Senior UX Designer salary in Chicago is between $120k - $130k.

Average Senior UX Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior UX Designer make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $134,400 on average.

Senior UX Designer Salary by gender

The average Senior UX Designer salary for women is $104,528 and the average Senior UX Designer salary for men is $108,541.

Senior UX Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior UX Designer with 7+ years of experience is $121,014.

Average Design + UX salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $67,362
Min: $45K
Max: $125K
UI Designer $79,886
Min: $53K
Max: $120K
UX Designer $82,468
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
Art Director $84,182
Min: $56K
Max: $135K
UX Researcher $88,253
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Product Designer $90,259
Min: $53K
Max: $184K
Senior UI Designer $104,028
Min: $75K
Max: $140K
Senior UX Designer $110,452
Min: $65K
Max: $205K
Creative Director $140,450
Min: $101K
Max: $170K
Design Director $141,197
Min: $95K
Max: $220K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $163,000
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

Skills that affect Senior UX Designer salaries in Chicago

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Interaction Design
9% have this skill
2
Prototyping
9% have this skill
3
Product Design
9% have this skill
4
Wireframing
9% have this skill
5
User Interviews
8% have this skill
6
Visual Design
8% have this skill

Recent Senior UX Designer salaries in Chicago

$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Principle Product Designer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$21,750 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$116,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior User Experience Designer reported a yearly salary of $116,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$153,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $153,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
5-10 Reports
$205,266
Yearly Salary
A Senior Director, User Experience & Design reported a yearly salary of $205,266
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$86,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $86,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $170,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Product Designer reported a yearly salary of $88,000 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$127,775
Yearly Salary
A Principal UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $127,775 with +$5,323 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$119,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $119,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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