Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Machine Learning Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$162,847 / yrTotal Pay
$122,553 / yrBase Pay
$40,294 / yrAdditional Pay

$162,847

 / yr
$104K$260K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Senior Machine Learning Engineer is $162,847 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $122,553 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $40,294 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Top Paying Companies

For a Senior Machine Learning Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Senior Machine Learning Engineer in United States. Employers include Twitter, Cruise and Adobe.

1
Twitter
Twitter
$243,306/yr
7 open jobs
3
Adobe
$227,762/yr
4
Apple
$224,144/yr
6
Arm
$212,286/yr
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Qualcomm
4.1
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 828 salaries from all locations

$196,680

 / yr

$175,837

 / yr
Arm
3.6
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 25 salaries from all locations

$212,286

 / yr
Workday
4.3
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 21 salaries from all locations

$209,017

 / yr
Twitter
4.1
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 20 salaries from all locations

$243,306

 / yr
Cruise
3.9
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 13 salaries from all locations

$228,320

 / yr
Apple
4.2
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 11 salaries from all locations

$224,144

 / yr

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Spotify
4.3
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 11 salaries from all locations

$209,714

 / yr

$159,985

 / yr
Walmart
3.3
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 7 salaries from all locations

$185,047

 / yr
Quantiphi
3.8
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 7 salaries from all locations

$144,778

 / yr
IQVIA
4.0
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 6 salaries from all locations

$146,572

 / yr
DataRobot
3.7
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 6 salaries from all locations

$188,162

 / yr
Adobe
4.4
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 6 salaries from all locations

$227,762

 / yr
Instacart
3.8
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 5 salaries from all locations

$214,947

 / yr
FactSet
4.1
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 5 salaries from all locations

$162,365

 / yr

$163,091

 / yr
Course Hero
4.7
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 4 salaries from all locations

$190,142

 / yr
LinkedIn
4.5
Senior Machine Learning EngineerSee 4 salaries from all locations

$227,352

 / yr
SAS
4.0
Sr. Machine Learning EngineerSee 3 salaries from all locations

$187,752

 / yr
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Recent Salaries Shared

For senior machine learning engineer

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Senior ML Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$190,000

/yr

$150K | $40K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Sr. Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$120,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Senior Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$185,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Senior Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$460,000

/yr

$230K | $230K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$374,285

/yr

$173K | $201K

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
Senior ML Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$748,000

/yr

$248K | $500K

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Senior machine learning software engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$175,500

/yr

$166K | $10K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Senior Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$191,500

/yr

$160K | $32K

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Senior Machine Learning Scientist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$149,000

/yr

$129K | $20K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago

Senior Machine Learning Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Senior Machine Learning Engineer is $122,553 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Machine Learning Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1322 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Machine Learning Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Machine Learning Engineer in United States is $186,146 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Machine Learning Engineer in United States is $80,685 per year.

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