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UX Designer

A good fit if you like: Problem Solving Thinking Creatively Understanding People

As a UX Designer, you’ll focus on the interaction between users and products, like websites, apps, and physical objects. You’ll make products easy to use and enjoyable by empathizing with users, defining pain points, and creating solutions. Using tools from simple paper designs to digital tools like Figma and Adobe XD – you’ll create prototypes and test designs. You’ll collaborate across departments to bring products to market and improve customer experience.

Career Insight

Salary Range

Entry-Level: $72,100
Intermediate: $104,000
Senior: $128,000

*Sourced from LinkedIn & Glassdoor

Job Postings

National: 9,840
Florida: 394

*Sourced from Lightcast, period July 2021 – June 2022

Common Job Titles

UX Designer UI Developer UI/UX Designer

Skills Needed

UX Wireframes User Research User Interface (UI) Design Prototyping Adobe Photoshop

Courses

Google UX Design Certificate

Create a Mockup in Figma

Get Started with Adobe Illustrator

How to Design Facebook and IG Stories Using Canva

Create a Website with MailChimp

Draw an Interactive Wireframe in Mockplus

GET ACCESS

3mo

$139

6mo*

$279

12mo

$529

*Best Value

Gain access to all career pathways when you join the UF Career Academy for 3, 6 or 12 months.