How much does a UI/Usability Design Director make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a UI/Usability Design Director in the United States is $99 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $90 and $109. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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UI/Usability Design Director Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Pay Rate Location Last Updated
10th Percentile UI/Usability Design Director Salary $81 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile UI/Usability Design Director Salary $90 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile UI/Usability Design Director Salary $99 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile UI/Usability Design Director Salary $109 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile UI/Usability Design Director Salary $117 US September 25, 2023
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Job Description for UI/Usability Design Director

UI/Usability Design Director directs a department of UI designers who apply user-centered design principles to improve the workflow, expand the functionality, and enhance the visual appeal of websites and mobile apps. Oversees the development of the overall design philosophy for improving the workflow, functionality, and visual appeal of the organization's online presence. Being a UI/Usability Design Director establishes new projects and initiatives, ensures requirements are gathered from users and stakeholders, and oversees projects at a high level. Ensures UI design projects align with and support broader organizational initiatives and direction. Additionally, UI/Usability Design Director requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The UI/Usability Design Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a UI/Usability Design Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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