AI jobs with mind-blowing paychecks of up to $375K a year
Jun 11, 2023, 5:00 AM
There’s no question that artificial intelligence is changing our lives. A bot that sounds almost human can author your emails, teach you a new language, book your trips or even be your friend. Check out direct links to try those out here.
One woman I spoke with on my national radio show even married her AI companion. No kidding, she says he’s the perfect partner. Watch our chat here.
When we’re talking AI and jobs, it’s easy to be nervous that the tech will make yours obsolete. Scan this list to see if AI might change the way you work for the better.
Research Scientist, Machine Learning: Up to $370,000
OpenAI is the company behind ChatGPT, and yep, they’re hiring. This position on the Policy Research team is for an experienced machine learning researcher. The pay range is $200,000 to $370,000 with “generous equity and benefits” like 29 weeks of paid parental leave, insurance for your whole family and unlimited time off.
The role includes testing and evaluating AI systems and developing fixes for “dangerous model capabilities and existential risks, fairness and representation, as well as untruthful, hallucinatory, or otherwise undesired model behavior.”
The job is in San Francisco, and OpenAI offers relocation perks.
Sr Creative Evangelist: Up to $200,200
Adobe — the powerhouse behind Photoshop, Acrobat and all the rest — is hiring a Senior Creative Evangelist specializing in Artificial Intelligence. This role is all about building and supporting the use and understanding of AI within the company (hence Evangelist).
Up to 50% of the job requires travel since this person will lead demos, community engagement and events. Are you qualified? A bachelor’s degree is preferred, with 7-plus years of experience in Community Relations and 2-plus years in the creative industry or using creative tools. Since it’s Adobe, you’ll also need a strong design background and portfolio.
Pay varies depending on where you work, from $100,100 to $200,200 annually.
Natural Language Processing: Up to $190,000
Insurance company GEICO is in the AI game, too. They’re hiring a remote Data Scientist focused on Natural Language Processing with “experience and passion for innovation at the intersection of data experimentation and marketing.”
Preferred qualifications: 3+ years of data science experience, strong statistical knowledge and expertise with Bayesian learning, design of experiments, and clustering and segmentation methods.
The pay range is $120,000 to $190,000 annually. GEICO offers insurance with no waiting period, 401k with profit sharing, and tuition reimbursement, among other benefits.
Artificial Intelligence Researcher: Up to $240,000
Here’s another job for the researchers. ShortList Recruitment is looking for an AU researcher. Their client is one of the “leading Artificial Intelligence Research companies in the U.S.” and needs a highly-skilled researcher on the team.
The remote role has a $200,000 to $240,000 base salary and requires 3-plus years of experience in AI research, specializing in Deep Learning.
Data Annotation Specialist: Up to $105,000
Of course, Microsoft makes the list. They’re hiring a Data Annotation Specialist. There’s no college degree required, but you must speak and write in Quebec French.
This operations role will help “building the next generations of speech recognition by producing high-quality transcriptions which train and improve Microsoft products and services.” The person hired will use in-house tools to transcribe and annotate data, review content for accuracy and consistency and evaluate transcription tools.
Qualifications include a high school diploma or GED, a fantastic grasp of Quebec French and 2-plus years of troubleshooting or customer service experience.
Prompt Engineer & Librarian: Up to $375,000
AI safety and research company Anthropic seeks the right person to “discover, test and document best practices,” build a library of prompts to accomplish tasks, create tutorials and work directly with customers.
The San Francisco-based role is a good fit if you have “a creative hacker spirit and love solving puzzles” and “a passion for making powerful technology safe and societally beneficial.”
The expected salary range is $280,000 to $375,000, along with equity. Benefits include insurance for you and the family, 401k with 4% matching, unlimited PTO, and relocation support to move to the Bay Area.
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