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Visual Designer
Chicago
Chicago

UI Designer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$79,300
$3,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$82,800
Total Compensation
Median: $79K
Min: $53K
Max: $120K

How Much Does a UI Designer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a UI Designer in Chicago is $79,300. The average additional cash compensation for a UI Designer in Chicago is $3,500. The average total compensation for a UI Designer in Chicago is $82,800. UI Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous UI Designer employees in Chicago.

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UI 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.

UI Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+16
About At higi, we believe that it should be easier for people to be their healthiest. The steps toward better health should be more accessible, affordable, and convenient. That’s why we build innovative solutions that help people better understand and navigate their health and connect with the care and resources needed to manage and improve it. Higi gives consumers unsurpassed access to track and act on their health data through our network of

Senior Mobile UI Designer

Chicago
2 months ago
+54
Industry leading creative experience and recognized UI design reputation. Ability to create low and high-fidelity mockups, amazing prototypes, and help implement your designs to pixel perfection. Experience developing interfaces for various digital platforms –iOS and Android apps, mobile web and other interfaces/displays. A detailed eye for typography, color usage, layout and motion throughout every feature that is designed. Dedication to optimizing existing interface experiences based on analytical insights and consumer testing. Passionately present and communicate your designs to the team and clients to build consensus around your concepts. Open and collaborative approach to working with clients and stakeholders: marketing, technology, product, developers etc. An eye on trends and developments in the industry and identifying design capabilities that should be adopted. Being the creative experience champion throughout the project process and lifecycle.

Digital Design Engineer

Chicago
4 months ago
+26
- As a Hardware Engineer in the R&D team you work on novel solutions to accelerate trading decisions to the technological limit. You will work on forward looking solutions that anticipate future requirements. - You will work in a small and globally distributed team that takes responsibility for the complete solution. - We use SystemVerilog and C++ to build complex systems SW/HW systems. We have automated our testing and verification as much as possible and have fast turn-around times.

UI Designer

Chicago
3 days ago
+36
Codal is searching for a highly creative and experienced user interface designer to craft supremely usable, aesthetically appealing digital user interfaces. As a designer with a strong background in crafting interfaces for consumer-facing brands, our ideal candidate should be able to design around that brand and generate a creative vision direction for its digital campaigns. You must possess a mastery of design principles such as typography, illustration, imagery, content, and composition, and excel in wielding them in a web design application. As a brand steward, your duty will be to ensure the logos, icons, illustrations, and other graphics you create aligns with the style, aesthetic, and mission of our clientele.

UX/UI Designer

Chicago
3 days ago
+37
Lead design thinking from problem definition through ideation. Create effective plans to research, design, prototype, learn, and iterate quickly. Craft useful and usable experiences through diagrams, sketches, wireframes, prototypes, visual designs, and is able to handoff assets and designs to our software developers. Collaborate with product team to build a shared understanding of the product vision and design approach. Fully understand and be a strong advocate for the consumer.

Senior UX/UI Designer

Chicago
3 days ago
+36
Codal is a user experience design and development agency with a focus on blending an Agile process with the latest technologies. Our clientele has ranged from small business to the Fortune 100, but our philosophy has always remained the same: to empower brand visibility and deliver the most elegant web and mobile solutions possible.

UX/UI Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+26
Work with the product management team to design innovative and user-friendly software that satisfies and supports our various users; Collaborate with the engineering team to ensure your designs are properly understood and implemented (both from a visual and interaction perspective); Contribute to and participate in design team UX practices including but not limited to working with personas, evaluating user behavior to inform your work, and conducting usability testing.

UX/UI Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+36
Codal is searching for a highly creative and experienced senior UX/UI designer to craft supremely usable, aesthetically appealing user experiences and interfaces by leveraging both disciplines to craft a holistic digital product. With veritable experience in both UX/UI design, our ideal candidate will utilize the latest user research, synthesis, and validation techniques to define a results-driven strategy that meets all business and user requirements. They will then execute that strategy by designing user-centric, simple, and engaging interfaces with the latest UX and UI design practices.

Senior Visual/UI Designer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+48
Avant is looking for a Visual/UI Designer to help re-imagine our web presence, design marketing assets, and improve the user experience of our products. We are looking for a designer that has strong visual and UI design skills, experience visually communicating a brand's story, and is excited about working on all types of design projects. While this designer will initially focus on marketing-related initiatives, we are a small team, and this person will eventually be involved in all areas of the design process, including user research and UX design.

Sr. UI Designer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+48
As the Sr. UI Designer on the Global Digital Marketing team, you will leverage your knowledge of conceptual design thinking and your expertise in graphic and interactive design skills to shape web page composition and layouts and create intuitive wayfinding cues that drive engagement and support demand generation. You will also be responsible for establishing, maintaining and evolving enterprise-level visual and documentation standards and best practices in our Digital Experience system (DES). Your role includes influencing and supporting our larger global team of UI designers to ensure design integrity and application of brand standards across all digital platforms that make up our digital ecosystem. 

UX/UI Designer

Chicago
1 month ago
+21
Keeper is seeking a UX/UI Designer with demonstrated experience, including UI and branding design experience, to join our growing Design team. This candidate will work directly with our Marketing team. In this role, you will lead efforts to design and define the interactions and interfaces which will engage our customers. At the core, you’ll transform unmet user needs and business opportunities into successful product launches. You will work to create a best in class customer experience for Keeper’s website. The ideal candidate has a passion for user-centered design and has a wide breadth of experience across multiple types of products, channels and design methodologies.

UI Designer Salary ranges

The most common UI Designer salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average UI Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title UI Designer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $85,600 on average.

UI Designer Salary by gender

The average UI Designer salary for women is $89,000 and the average UI Designer salary for men is $74,600.

UI Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a UI Designer with 7+ years of experience is $80,000.

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 UI Designer salaries in Chicago

1
Information Architecture
2% have this skill
2
Responsive Design
2% have this skill
3
Prototyping
2% have this skill
4
Content Strategy
2% have this skill
5
Wireframing
2% have this skill
6
Visual Design
2% have this skill

Recent UI Designer salaries in Chicago

$100,000
Yearly Salary
A UI Designer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Mobile UI Designer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A UI Designer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$77,000
Yearly Salary
A UI Designer reported a yearly salary of $77,000 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$53,000
Yearly Salary
A UI/UX reported a yearly salary of $53,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$62,500
Yearly Salary
A Digital Manager reported a yearly salary of $62,500
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$72,000
Yearly Salary
A UI Designer reported a yearly salary of $72,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$66,000
Yearly Salary
A UI Designer reported a yearly salary of $66,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A UI Designer reported a yearly salary of $83,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A UI Designer reported a yearly salary of $83,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
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