UX Designer Salary Chicago: Updated 2018 | Built In Chicago
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Chicago
Chicago

UX Designer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$83,526
$1,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$84,526
Total Compensation
Median: $84K
Min: $52K
Max: $125K

How Much Does a UX Designer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a UX Designer in Chicago is $85,600. The average additional cash compensation for a UX Designer in Chicago is $1,000. The average total compensation for a UX Designer in Chicago is $84,526. UX Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous UX Designer employees in Chicago.

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UX Designer Salary ranges

The most common UX Designer salary in Chicago is between $80k - $90k.

Average UX Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title UX Designer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $92,750 on average.

UX Designer Salary by gender

The average UX Designer salary for women is $63,000 and the average UX Designer salary for men is $92,167.

UX Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a UX Designer with 7+ years of experience is $110,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $53,500.

Average Design + UX salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $66,063
Min: $45K
Max: $101K
Art Director $70,000
Min: $56K
Max: $102K
Product Designer $74,848
Min: $47K
Max: $111K
UI Designer $76,950
Min: $63K
Max: $90K
UX Designer $83,526
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
Senior UI Designer $94,000
Min: $80K
Max: $110K
Senior UX Designer $103,818
Min: $64K
Max: $125K
Design Director $138,000
Min: $105K
Max: $220K
Creative Director $148,308
Min: $128K
Max: $165K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $163,545
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

Design + UX jobs in Chicago
15

UX Designer

Chicago
1 hour ago
+16
As a UX Designer you will work closely with Product Managers, Developers and other UX team members to create compelling solutions and product features that make the ticket buying experience great. You'll work in a highly collaborative and fast paced environment, impacting tens of thousands of daily users on our public and internal facing platforms.

UX Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+24
Snapsheet is looking for a talented UX Designer to join our design team. As the UX Designer, you are a user advocate who can turn complex business requirements into intuitive workflows for our web and mobile products. You are involved in every stage of the product from concept to launch; brainstorming in launch meetings, researching every element of the design to create a seamless workflow and empathy maps for the user experience. You will be

UX Designer

Chicago
3 days ago
+13
About iManage iManage transforms how professionals in legal, accounting and financial services get work done by combining the power of artificial intelligence with market leading document and email management. iManage automates routine cognitive tasks, provides powerful insights and streamlines how professionals work while maintaining the highest level of security and governance over critical client and corporate data. Over one million

UX Designer

Chicago
3 days ago
+16
The ParkWhiz mission is to bring smiles to drivers around the world by making parking more convenient, efficient, and delightful. We seek to remove friction for our users and to become integrated into the daily life of drivers across the country. We are looking to add a User Experience Designer to our growing Product Development team. A User Experience Designer at ParkWhiz will work directly with other UX designers, researchers, interaction

UX Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
Company Description Eved launched in 2010 by Talia Mashiach with a bold mission: to lead the transformation of the $770 billion meeting and event industry from a highly manual, fragmented traditional services sector into a new era of efficiency and automation. Today we are the only spend management solution purpose-built for the meetings & events category, with an impressive roster of Fortune 500 clients and industry vendors on our platform. We

UX Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Identifying and understanding the problems our customers face ensures the development of a proper solution. Having a user-centric perspective helps focus the execution of that solution around delivering the best experience a customer can have. Working intimately with product and engineering teams, our UX and visual designers...

Senior UX Designer

Chicago
3 days ago
+13
About iManage iManage transforms how professionals in legal, accounting and financial services get work done by combining the power of artificial intelligence with market leading document and email management. iManage automates routine cognitive tasks, provides powerful insights and streamlines how professionals work while maintaining the highest level of security and governance over critical client and corporate data. Over one million

Sr. UX Designer (Contract)

Chicago
1 week ago
+23
Solstice is seeking a contract User Experience Designer to join our rapidly expanding UX Department. This person should be creative and have an eye for design. If you are passionate about mobility and understand the concepts of human computer interaction, and graphic design – read on! What we are looking for in you You are excited and passionate about new and well-designed mobile apps and technologies. You’re able to manage your own time, whether

Senior UX Designer - Chicago

Chicago
1 week ago
+25
Senior UX Designer - Chicago You’re more than an advocate for the user – you have a vision for what truly great experiences can be. As a Senior UX Designer, you’ll take what users want, need, and expect from the products we create, and push those expectations into the realm of artistry for responsive websites, software applications, and mobile products. You are innovative, quick-thinking, and know what’s happening in the digital space, where it’s

Senior UX Designer

Chicago
11 hours ago
+25
Summary: We are looking for a Senior UX Designer with the passion to solve complex business problems through design thinking, and who never tires of continuous betterment of their work. As a designer, visionary and syste-ms-level design thinker, you will provide leadership and direction for a portfolio of products. You will collaborate with other UX, Product and Engineering teams to create holistic and compelling experiences for our customers. S

UI/UX Designer

Chicago
11 hours ago
+24
RedShelf is a product-focused, education company that prides itself on having a fun and collaborative environment. Our team is passionate, growth-driven, and always goes the extra mile to deliver the best experience to our users. We offer the excitement and opportunity of a young, fast-growing start-up but with a proven track record of success. Job Summary: Our UI/UX Designer will work closely with product managers and developers and will be

UI/UX Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+24
When launching a new product or feature, as a UI/UX Designer, you will be a key player in the initial concept meeting asking thought-provoking questions and brainstorming the design of the product. Once you understand the need, you will put together personas and utilize internal and external research to prove each element of your design.

Skills that affect UX Designer salaries in Chicago

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Wireframing
10% have this skill
2
Interaction Design
10% have this skill
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Prototyping
10% have this skill
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Interface Design
10% have this skill
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Responsive Design
10% have this skill
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User Experience
10% have this skill

Recent UX Designer salaries in Chicago

$125,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$98,000
Yearly Salary
A ux designer reported a yearly salary of $98,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Jr. UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $55,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$52,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $52,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$0
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $0
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $60,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago

Chicago Companies with the Highest UX Designer Salaries

+24
Mobile, Software
+15
Professional Services, Software
+13
Artificial Intelligence, Cloud
+12
Cloud, Software
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