UX Designer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$96,156
$5,650
Additional Cash Compensation
$101,806
Total Compensation
Median: $96K
Min: $50K
Max: $125K

How Much Does a UX Designer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a UX Designer in Boston is $96,156. The average additional cash compensation for a UX Designer in Boston is $5,650. The average total compensation for a UX Designer in Boston is $101,806. UX Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous UX Designer employees in Boston.

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UX Designer jobs in Boston

Senior User Experience Designer: Healthcare

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+58
Nuance Healthcare User Experience is looking for a Senior Designer with a focus in User Research to join our growing team. If you are a self-starter that is motivated by knowing that you work is having a real, measurable impact on the lives of millions of people every day, then Nuance Healthcare is the right place for you. On a day-to-day basis, you’ll collaborate with a highly-skilled group of individuals that utilize the latest in voice-driven technology to deliver the future of healthcare user experiences.

Senior UX Designer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+35
Abacus Insights is a mission-driven, start-up technology company that is focused on improving health outcomes, lowering the cost of healthcare, and delivering a more seamless healthcare experience. At our core, we are passionate about advancing healthcare and improving people’s lives through technology. Abacus Insights provides a flexible, efficient, and secure platform that organizes and exchanges data from various sources and formats, allowing

Senior Front-End UX Developer

Waltham
4 days ago
+28
Dynatrace is looking for a Senior Front-End UX Developer to support our rapidly expanding and talented global team. This role will work with our developers and other internal stakeholders in creating a remarkable journey for our users, utilizing cutting edge technology to push the limits of dynatrace.com and our other digital channels. 

Lead User Experience Researcher

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+22
You graduated at the top of your class and are a leader among UX researchers and designers. You choose your next project by the impact it will have on the industry and the opportunity to influence the development of user experiences guided by your deep user research insights. You are a proud “geek” who has earned the respect of designers and engineers you have worked with. But most importantly, you are fun to work with and bring a sense of humor to the toughest of challenges while working alongside peers who, like you, are unconstrained by the status quo.

Product Experience Designer

Watertown
1 week ago
+34
Work with product managers, other designers, and developers to define and build new functionality across the Markforged user experience.  Elevate and evolve the Markforged brand across multiple platforms, focusing on web application experiences. Produce responsive visual elements, assets, and visual treatments. Deliver visual design specifications and guidelines to document and define user interfaces. Conduct usability testing and iterate designs from the findings.

UX/UI Design Intern

Somerville
6 days ago
+16
Sketch, design, prototype, test, and iterate on a continuous basis to invent, try, and communicate new ideas. Work closely with the marketing and engineering teams to design assets and interactions that communicate Formlabs vision to the world. Design web pages that communicate the value of our products. Use your visual and digital design skills to help us tell beautiful stories and create an intuitive, powerful, and consistent software experience for our users. Keep all of our visual messaging clean and consistent. Develop user interfaces from low-fidelity wireframes to pixel-perfect interactive mock-ups across desktop, embedded and web. Understand the value of mockups and fast prototyping as tools in your creative process and have the software development and some creative coding experience to make that happen.

Director, UI/UX Design

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+36
Build, manage, and mentor a team of Product and Marketing Designers in Boston and in Rosario, Argentina. In partnership with the CPO, pilot and deliver the design strategy for new product features and improvements with the introduction of new processes and tools. Work on and manage every aspect of the design process for products, features, and functionalities in collaboration with our Product and Engineering teams. Create sketches, detailed wireframes, user flows, and high fidelity mockups and effectively communicate them clearly to relevant teams. Prototype user experiences and run usability tests to turn concepts into intuitive and elegant interfaces. Develop modern, sleek, and client-focused visual design to deliver a consistent and on-brand experience. Enhance and apply our established visual language to new features and functionalities of existing products.

Lead UX Designer

Greater Boston Area
3 days ago
+17
Alignable is looking for our first Lead UX Designer to build simple and delightful experiences for our Members, with a passion to ensure every one of them can experience the immense benefit of being connected to their peers.

Instructional Designer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+26
The Instructional Designer is responsible for creating effective and engaging instructional materials for instructor-led, self-directed, virtual classroom, web-based, and/or blended learning solutions in support of a variety of Agero programs and business initiatives, but with a specific focus on manager and leadership development curriculum. In partnership with business leaders and other members of the Agero Learning and Development team, the Instructional Designer will design and develop innovative learning solutions that meet specific business needs. The role has significant interface with many levels of the organization and must be able to build and maintain strong business relationships.

Manager, User Experience

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+35
Acquia is seeking a UX Design Manager to help visualize and revolutionize the customer experience for the company’s key digital engagement and optimization products. We are looking for innovators; professionals with an unrelenting belief in the power of user experience to transform businesses, and with the passion and commitment to help Acquia become recognized for elegant and powerful product experiences.

Technical Instructor/Instructional Designer (Independent Contractor)

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+27
The Technical Instructor acts as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in producing IT content, including the creation, instruction, and support of the content. Technical Instructors are experts in their field who are responsible for the development and delivery of web-based instructional content via several different modalities, such as virtual live training classrooms, recorded studio training, and written and electronic communications in support of the Skillsoft product lines.

Director, Experience Design & Content Strategy

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+47
In this role, you will build and lead a multidisciplinary team that includes UX Design, UX research, design technology and Content Strategists. To be successful in this role you will have designed innovative products and multi-modal systems including web, mobile and conversational agents, and you will need to understand how to implement design strategies across multiple surfaces, digital and non-digital. To accomplish this, you will need to attract, retain, and develop the highest quality talent.

UX Designer Salary ranges

The most common UX Designer salary in Boston is between $100k - $110k.

Average UX Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title UX Designer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $103,400 on average.

UX Designer Salary by gender

The average UX Designer salary for women is $92,857 and the average UX Designer salary for men is $93,946.

UX Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a UX Designer with 7+ years of experience is $111,667. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $50,000.

Average Design + UX salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $75,481
Min: $42K
Max: $100K
UI Designer $76,219
Min: $44K
Max: $110K
Art Director $89,417
Min: $57K
Max: $139K
Senior UI Designer $95,500
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
UX Designer $96,156
Min: $50K
Max: $125K
Product Designer $98,173
Min: $60K
Max: $165K
UX Researcher $115,625
Min: $103K
Max: $135K
Senior UX Designer $120,981
Min: $90K
Max: $210K
Creative Director $130,344
Min: $66K
Max: $210K
Design Director $152,067
Min: $120K
Max: $190K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $215,188
Min: $140K
Max: $400K

Skills that affect UX Designer salaries in Boston

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Interaction Design
10% have this skill
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Prototyping
10% have this skill
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Wireframing
9% have this skill
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Product Design
8% have this skill
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User Interviews
8% have this skill
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User Flows
8% have this skill

Recent UX Designer salaries in Boston

$86,000
Yearly Salary
A Designer reported a yearly salary of $86,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$111,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $111,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Boston
$72,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $72,000 with +$7,200 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Boston
$122,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $122,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Designer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Boston
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