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Visual Designer
Chicago
Chicago

Senior UX Designer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$104,921
$7,472
Additional Cash Compensation
$112,393
Total Compensation
Median: $105K
Min: $65K
Max: $130K

How Much Does a Senior UX Designer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior UX Designer in Chicago is $104,921. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior UX Designer in Chicago is $7,472. The average total compensation for a Senior UX Designer in Chicago is $112,393. Senior UX Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Senior UX Designer employees in Chicago.

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Senior UX Designer jobs in Chicago

Sr. UI/UX Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+24
Design engaging experiences for Desktop, Web & Mobile. Solve problems across coaching, athlete, and fan use cases, enabling new workflows and a more open line of communication. Tirelessly advocate for the user and evangelize the importance of user feedback, and data-driven decision making in informing great design. Prototype and validate your ideas. Present design solutions to customers, stakeholders and executives. Defend design decisions and incorporate feedback into the design cycle. Implement flows, wireframes and interaction models that use UX best practices for both desktop and mobile environments. Collaborate across several teams, including but not limited to design, engineering and product management.

Senior UX Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+18
Our Creative Team is growing and looking for an experienced Designer to join the group! This person will produce meticulous, beautiful designs that take into account our client brand guidelines and specifications (websites, mobile applications, email, etc.) The ideal candidate must be able to design, develop, or enhance existing graphic/identity branding that meets marketing objectives, integrates customer usability best practices, and address client brand standards. This position works closely with User Experience Designers, Front- and Back-End Developers, Content Specialists, internal Project Managers, and external client leads.

Sr. UX Designer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+48
Are you passionate about uncovering the demands of the user and what inspires them to engage with brands? Moving from discovery to ideation, do you equally enjoy shaping the eventual customer experience? Then this role was made for you! As the Sr. UX Designer on the Global Digital Marketing team, you will be responsible for understanding complex business goals, technical limitations and user behavior to design enjoyable and intuitive online experience that drive engagement and support demand generation. Rooted in deep understanding of user-centered design (UCD), you will be responsible for conducting research, interviews and surveys for a variety of our users, including customers, prospects, partners and salespeople. You will then synthesize findings and develop insights to create sitemaps, customer journey maps, wireframes and prototypes for our business-to-business websites. You will conduct user-testing and leverage analytics to continue to refine and iterate on those experiences to enhance the user experience and to further support business objectives. 

SR. UX Designer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+40
You are a compelling storyteller, able to build empathy and convey the mindset of users to the broader organization.  You have the ability to ask meaningful and impactful questions while being an excellent listener with keen attention to detail.  You love collaborating with others; they should also love collaborating with you. You embrace ambiguity. You are passionate about building, prototyping, and continually evolving digital products throughout the product lifecycle. You can convey concepts through sketches, flows, wireframes, clickable prototypes, etc. – whatever method you determine to be the most efficient and effective to gain alignment and support from your target audience. You’re a systems thinker; you can logically visualize complex systems and user interaction flows. 

Sr. UX Designer

Chicago
1 month ago
+28
Participate in the Agile software development (Scrum/Kanban) process from concept through delivery to ensure the successful implementation of user interfaces for our cloud software. Design world class user experiences through the creation of intuitive user interafaces, using established design patterns based on user research. Use established testing procedures to ensure designs are thoroughly tested throughout development and before release. In addition, designs should conform to current accessibility legislation in countries of operations. Collaborate with product owners to define/refine requirements, break down into development tasks, estimate effort, and plan milestones & deliverables.

Lead User Experience Designer

Chicago
2 months ago
+30
After a month’s immersion in Quantium UX here in Australia (yes, we will fly you over here and train you in all things Quantium. This role will initially be based in Bentonville, AK, working on creating a world leading User Experience for our first ever Big Data product for our client (you can probably work out who from the location!). You will be leading a team of three Quantium UX (Research and Design) as well as our relationship with our client onsite. We’re more than happy to move you there for 6 months, or pay for you to fly in and out on a weekly basis (Monday-Thursday) from our US office in Chicago. After this engagement, you may either be extended in place or rotated onto a new project, either in Chicago or elsewhere in the US (or even Internationally).

Senior UX Designer

Chicago
1 day ago
+39
CCC is one of the largest providers of software solutions to insurance carriers, auto repair facilities, and car manufacturers across the country. We are looking for a Senior User Experience Designer to join our team in Downtown Chicago and assist in creating products for some of the biggest insurance companies and car manufacturers in the US. We're a growing design team that's passionate about working for a leader in the innovative insurtech industry. We don't believe design is something that should be sprinkled into the process late in the game. Design starts upfront when it can make the most impact and is built into the entire process, from strategy to implementation. You'll have the opportunity to help us drive the adoption of a design-led culture and inject new design methods into the process. We're looking to add someone who doesn't wait for the answers but hunts them down, comfortable enough to interact with stakeholders, and a bias towards action. You'll bring your expertise with you, helping us craft best-in-class experiences across our mobile, web, and desktop products. You value your team and will go out of your way to protect the collaborative environment. If this sounds like a good fit, we might be looking for you!

Senior UX Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+47
We are looking for a talented Senior UX Designer to join our Nielsen Connect UX Design Team, bringing continuity to Nielsen’s diverse ecosystem of products. You will implement design processes and best practices to create the next generation Nielsen products. Designing alongside product leaders and developers, you will work on products that help retailers and manufacturers run their day-to-day business, including pricing, promotion, assortment, category review, and everyday analytics. These products are used by thousands of companies across North America, Europe and around the world. Your design IQ, team approach, and passion to deliver great products uniquely position you to help Nielsen deliver its next generation of great products.  

Senior UX Designer

Chicago
4 weeks ago
+28
As Senior UX Designer, you will be responsible for the research, design and overall user experience of Ascent’s SaaS platform. You will work with customers, Sales, Engineering and Product to deliver seamless experiences to our customers in the Regulatory and Compliance space. Your objectives will be directly linked to business metrics such as user engagement, customer satisfaction and operational efficiency.

Senior UX Designer Salary ranges

The most common Senior UX Designer salary in Chicago is between $90k - $100k.

Average Senior UX Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior UX Designer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $108,622 on average.

Senior UX Designer Salary by gender

The average Senior UX Designer salary for women is $105,134 and the average Senior UX Designer salary for men is $96,400.

Senior UX Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior UX Designer with 7+ years of experience is $112,083.

Average Design + UX salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $65,140
Min: $45K
Max: $125K
UI Designer $79,300
Min: $53K
Max: $120K
Art Director $81,492
Min: $56K
Max: $135K
UX Designer $81,555
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
Product Designer $88,832
Min: $53K
Max: $184K
UX Researcher $89,130
Min: $72K
Max: $116K
Senior UI Designer $100,875
Min: $75K
Max: $137K
Senior UX Designer $104,921
Min: $65K
Max: $130K
Creative Director $140,637
Min: $101K
Max: $170K
Design Director $144,071
Min: $95K
Max: $220K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $164,083
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

Skills that affect Senior UX Designer salaries in Chicago

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Prototyping
11% have this skill
2
Interaction Design
11% have this skill
3
Product Design
10% have this skill
4
Wireframing
10% have this skill
5
Visual Design
10% have this skill
6
Information Architecture
9% have this skill

Recent Senior UX Designer salaries in Chicago

$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$98,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer/Analyst reported a yearly salary of $98,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$96,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $96,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Product Designer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Product Designer reported a yearly salary of $82,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$86,580
Yearly Salary
A Senior UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $86,580 with +$8,658 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
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