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The $900,000 AI job is here

By Chip Cutter

14 Aug 2023 · 4 min read

informed Summary

  1. American companies are in a hiring frenzy for AI talent, with some offering salaries close to seven figures to attract top professionals. Entertainment and manufacturing industries are particularly keen to hire data scientists and machine-learning specialists.

American companies are in the midst of an AI recruiting frenzy, and some are willing to pay salaries approaching seven figures to hire top talent.

Firms in industries such as entertainment and manufacturing are racing to seize on the potential of artificial intelligence by wooing data scientists, machine-learning specialists and other practitioners skilled at deploying the technology.

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