User Experience Jobs

User Experience Job Overview


User Experience jobs are a sub-genre of the advertising industry. These jobs focus on enhancing the user experience with such things as user testing, user interviews, research and developing various prototypes. Some of the companies that hire focus on user experience or UX for their own purposes or are driven by client needs. Many advertising firms feature UX jobs in order to ensure that client needs are taken care of with an individual UX designer that will pay attention to what users want out of a particular product and/or market.

User Experience Education Requirements


The requirements that companies want from User Experience team members include having some kind of advertising/marketing degree. Skills should include markup in HTML or XML, along with CSS coding, page layout and interface design, knowledge on usability testing, graphic design and project management. Some companies also want to find people who have experience with front-end programming, such as with JavaScript and with writing and editing. Various tools are used by those within User Experience jobs. Those with more experience with the software used can ensure they have a better and more impressive resume to offer. Knowledge of Google Analytics, Power Mockup and Adobe Fireworks are good places to start.

User Experience Job Market


Research has shown that the User Experience job market is not slowing down. This is an important aspect of the advertising industry that leads to more jobs, such as User Experience Designer jobs as well as User Experience Architect jobs. The job market is broken down to include usability analysts, user researchers, designers, architects and managers that will oversee the entire process in terms of how people will interact with the ad or overall product. Advertising, client-side applications and websites are all projects that demand User Experience professionals.

User Experience Salary


Studies have shown that User Experience salaries can vary dramatically depending upon the level of expertise. Junior UX managers can earn around $57,000 a year, while senior UX designers can earn $88,000 a year or more, depending on location.
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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Mobile UX Designer San Mateo, CA; Palo Alto, CA Full-Time $90,000 - $140,000 Apply Apply Mobile UX Designer San Mateo, CA; Palo Alto, CA Full-Time $90,000 - $140,000 Apply Job Details We're a fast-paced, growing, and a downright cool Technology Company with tons of upside. We keep growing... and...
Franklin Templeton Investments is a leading global investment management organization due to the efforts of our greatest assets - our employees. We have over 9,000 employees working in 60 offices around the world, servicing investment solutions for our clients in more than 150 countries. We believe in our corporate values of putting clients first, building relationships, achieving quality results,...
UX Research Intern 12 week PAID INTERNSHIP for the summer of 2015 on the Marketing UX (User Experience) Research Team at Allstate!! (Northbrook, IL) We are looking for undergrad juniors going into their senior year in the Fall of 2015. UX (User Experience) Organization Purpose: The User Experience (UX) organization is a multi-disciplinary services organization that designs user interactions an...
RESPONSIBILITIES: One of our major clients in Dallas, Texas is looking for a Junior Level User Experience Designer. You would be working very closely with Senior User Experience Designers along with other team members within the creative space including Information Architects, Content Strategists, User Researchers, Content Writers, and Content Editors. The User Experience Designer would be respon...
RESPONSIBILITIES: The responsibilities of the User Experience Solution Lead in Chicago, IL include: Create innovative, market-leading web solutions that bring the best possible experience to end users, impress existing and prospective clients, as well as support business objectives Work with the domain leaders, delivery team leaders, solution leads, and business leaders to understand the vision...
Accruent has been honored as one of the Best Medium-Sized Companies to Work For in 2014, a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award. We were also named for a second consecutive year to Texas Monthly's Best 100 Companies to Work for in Texas and was again voted as one of the Austin American-Statesman's Top Workplaces in the Austin area! Additionally, we have been identified as one of the nation's 101 Best...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client in Seattle, Washington (WA) seeking a Sr. UX Designer to take on a leadership role in crafting the design for a global export offering as well as scoping out the steps to get there. The company is looking for a designer to create elegant, intuitive user interfaces that meet business needs. This designer will have a significant impact on the creative directio...
User Experience Designer SeaTac, Washington This position is open to local candidates only and pays about $40/hour W-2. Please no phone calls; each resume will be individually reviewed. Overview: Rylem Consulting is a leading resource in the Northwest for talent management. We help dynamic companies- Fortune 500 companies as well as innovative and exciting startups- identify and recruit game-c...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply User Experience UX Designer Charlotte, NC Full-Time $90,000 - $110,000 Apply Apply User Experience UX Designer Charlotte, NC Full-Time $90,000 - $110,000 Apply Job Details If you are a User Experience UX Developer with experience, please read on! Based in the beautiful city of Charlotte, NC, we...
++++++ 5 mo contract to hire +++++++++++ The Business Performance & User Experience Analyst will oversee the acquisition, aggregation and analysis of data to monitor performance against our Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and recommend key actions based on insights and trends. These KPIs include financial, operational, and customer value measures. The Business Performance & User Experience Ana...
User Experience Analyst Duration: 4 to 5 Months Contract to Hire Location: 6475 Christie Avenue Emeryville CA 94608 Client: McKesson User Experience Analyst At least 3-5 years of prior product management or usability experience 20-25% travel to visit customers, etc Prior experience with user-centered software design The Opportunity RelayHealth Clinical Connectivity is seeking a creative U...
User Experience Designer Onsite in Mountain View Full-time You look at websites or applications, imagine how you can make them better – and sketch it out. You love improving the user experience, and using data that informs that experience wherever possible. You are a team player who enjoys working in a cross-functional environment. You want to work for a company whose products make a positive di...
Business Performance & User Experience Analyst The Business Performance & User Experience Analyst will oversee the acquisition, aggregation and analysis of data to monitor performance against our Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and recommend key actions based on insights and trends. These KPIs include financial, operational, and customer value measures. The Business Performance & User Experienc...
Requirements The User Experience-Advanced Development team at Bose seeks a User Researcher who believes passionately that human goals and desires should drive technology and design innovation. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: • Work with internal clients to understand project objectives, identify when user and design research should be conducted, and determine appropriate research methods. • Develop ...
Our client is currently seeking a User Experience Researcher. This job will have the following responsibilities: These activities include, but are not limited to, identifying the appropriate user experience research activities; designing, planning and implementing these activities. The User researcher is responsible for coordinating, planning, executing, and reporting on User Experience Researc...
Our client is looking for someone to produce some design mock-ups for their SharePoint portal. They did a survey of their end users for input on what changes they want made to their website, and want to produce three options to bring back to the end users for feedback. Ideally this person would have CSS experience and could help them implement it once the design is settled. This person should hav...
The Sr. User Experience Designer will have strong background and experience architecting online user experiences in both B2C and B2B environments, as well as experience conducting innovative and influential usability research and evaluation. Experience: 10+ years experience in an User Experience role Experience in a retail e-commerce environment and/or experience working in global Web environme...
Our client is looking for a User Researcher/Usability Analyst will report to the UX Manager and will work with a multi-discipline team including strategists, user researchers, interaction designers, information architects, and visual designers. This critical role will have responsibility for planning and conducting user-centered design research and usability testing in support of web and mobile ex...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Lead UI/UX Designer for a GLOBAL leader in the CLOUD San Mateo, CA; South San Francisco, CA Full-Time $60,000 - $150,000 Apply Apply Lead UI/UX Designer for a GLOBAL leader in the CLOUD San Mateo, CA; South San Francisco, CA Full-Time $60,000 - $150,000 Apply Job Details If you are a UI/UX Desig...
At eBay you will research and have impact on building best-in-class, multi-screen user experiences for the world's largest online marketplace with almost 150 million shoppers and 25+ million sellers. You will partner with cross-functional teams to address exciting new business opportunities using your creativity and customer-centered principles. At eBay, you will be part of a team that is enabling...

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User Experience Researcher

Salaries

$35,360.00 - $120,640.00
Typical Salary for User Experience Researcher
(71 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
37.2%
Master's
37.2%
Doctorate
20.9%
Some College Coursework Completed
2.3%
Professional
2.3%
(43 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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