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💸 Salary Transparency Survey Results!

Published 5 months ago • 2 min read

Hey Reader,

Our recent dive into the Salary Transparency Survey has unveiled some fascinating insights, and we can't wait to share them! Interested in all results? Read more here.

1. Role & Employment: A substantial 88.8% of you are crafting magic in the realm of product/UX design, with 87.4% living that full-time life.

2. Geography & Identity: The design pulse is strong in North America—home to 50.9% of our respondents. Notably, 68% identify as women, amplifying their voice in the design community.

3. Experience & Growth: With 30% having 4-6 years of experience and 44.8% at senior positions, our community is a blend of seasoned professionals and emerging talents.

4. Compensation Insights: The sweet spot for many is the USD$100,000 – USD$119,000 salary bracket. And while 54.7% navigate without stocks, an encouraging 19.1% have RSUs or stock options lighting their path.

5. Community Pulse: A special shoutout to the 38.7% waving the femke.design flag. For those not yet on board—there’s always room for more brilliance!

Want to dive into more? Review the full breakdown here.


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✨ Experiences from Cohort 2

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💎 Gems of the week

🙌 I always send out feedback survey results after my course, here are the results!

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