Human Factors Researcher IV Salary in the United States

How much does a Human Factors Researcher IV make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Human Factors Researcher IV in the United States is $61 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $57 and $67. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Conducts research studies and activities to support the development of user-centered product designs and that apply human factors principles, standards, and methodologies. Develops research and testing protocols that incorporate design principles, regulatory requirements, and behavioral methods. Plans and facilitates usability testing sessions and user interviews to evaluate product concepts and designs, and to identify problems or additional requirements. Develops and manages data collection instruments and protocols. Analyzes quantitative and qualitative data and presents research results to technical and development teams. Requires a bachelor's degree in human factors, usability engineering, cognitive psychology or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    Human Factors Researcher III

    4 - 7 years experience
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    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Human Factors Researcher V

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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