Senior AI Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does a Senior AI Engineer make in the United States? The average Senior AI Engineer salary in the United States is $93,154 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $83,957 and $99,381. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Designs and develops scalable solutions using AI tools and machine-learning models. Performs research and testing to develop machine learning algorithms and predictive models. Utilizes big data computation and storage tools to create prototypes and datasets. Conducts model training and evaluation. Integrates, tests, tunes, and monitors solutions. Proficient with multiple AI tools such as Python, Java, or R and machine learning frameworks like Spark, TensorFlow, or sciket-learn. Requires a master's degree in computer science, mathematics, engineering or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Senior AI Engineer

    4 - 7 years experience
    Master's Degree

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    Principal AI Engineer

    7 + years experience
    Master's Degree

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