How much does an UI/Usability Design Director make in the United States? The average UI/Usability Design Director salary in the United States is $163,573 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $146,984 and $175,177. Salary ranges 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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25% $146,984 10% $131,880 90% $185,741 75% $175,177 $163,573 50%(Median)
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Job Description for UI/Usability Design Director

UI/Usability Design Director directs the usability design function for an organization's websites and mobile apps. Develops and implements the overall design philosophy for improving the workflow, functionality, and visual appeal of the organization's online presence. Being an UI/Usability Design Director ensures usability factors are applied consistently across all online properties. Typically requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, UI/Usability Design Director typically reports to top management. The UI/Usability Design Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be an UI/Usability Design Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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