Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Machine Learning Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$129,204 / yrTotal Pay
$107,488 / yrBase Pay
$21,715 / yrAdditional Pay

$129,204

 / yr
$82K$206K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Machine Learning Engineer is $129,204 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $107,488 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 $21,715 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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Related Job Titles

For Machine Learning Engineer

Some related job titles are Software Engineer - Machine Learning Salaries with median pay of $155,025, Research Engineer Salaries with median pay of $138,472, Research Scientist, Machine Learning Salaries with median pay of $159,811, Machine Learning Scientist Salaries with median pay of $137,142.

Top Paying Companies

For a Machine Learning Engineer in United States

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

1
Meta
Meta
$222,556/yr
2
Google
$216,778/yr
6
Unity
$206,362/yr
7
Block
$205,866/yr
9
eBay
$204,609/yr
10
Apple
$202,263/yr
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Machine Learning EngineerSee 357 salaries from this location

$173,626

 / yr

$202,263

 / yr

$194,930

 / yr

$190,731

 / yr

$149,765

 / yr

$222,556

 / yr

$216,778

 / yr

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Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

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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

Machine Learning Software Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$125,000

/yr

$110K | $15K

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
AI Algorithm Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$150,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$200,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$50

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
ML Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$137,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$137,500

/yr

$125K | $13K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Machine Learning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$215,000

/yr

$150K | $65K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Machine Learning Engineer/Data Scientist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Machine Learning Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Machine Learning Engineer is $107,488 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Machine Learning Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3232 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Machine Learning Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Machine Learning Engineer in United States is $166,078 per year.

The lowest salary for a Machine Learning Engineer in United States is $69,568 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Machine Learning Engineer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Machine Learning Engineer.