AI & ML Salary in India

Factors on which Machine Learning Course salary in India depends

Machine learning course has various prospects in terms of career growth. Apart from becoming a machine learning engineer, students who have obtained a degree in machine learning can opt for a career in data analysis. Since the scope of education and career prospects are vast, the salaries that a machine learning course graduate earns differ. The following factors affect the salary:

1. Company profile of your future preferences. This is because different companies have different levels of requirements in terms of what they want to do with the data. This will determine their job difficulties and also affect the pay scale.

2. Other specializations along with machine learning.

3. Type of job you have applied for apart from being a machine learning engineer.

4. The location or city where you are opting to work as the same companies in different cities has different pay scales for the same job.

Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence Course Starting Salary in India

Being primarily a course that deals with statistics and training the machine to think independently, machine learning is not restricted to just working on developing codes or updating the algorithms.

On average, a freshly graduated machine learning engineer with no experience can earn around Rs 7 lakhs to Rs 8 lakhs per annum. Engineers with around 4 years of experience can expect to be paid around Rs 9 lakhs per annum. Machine learning engineers with over 5 years of experience can earn around Rs 14 lakhs per annum. A senior machine learning engineer with over 10 years of experience can earn around Rs 20 lakhs to Rs 25 lakhs per annum.




Rs 6 lakh

Deep Learning

Rs 7.5 lakh

Natural Language Processing(NLP)

Rs 7 lakh

Computer Vision

Rs 7.3 lakh

Specialization-wise Machine Learning & AI Course Salary in India

 There are many specializations available in the field of Machine Learning, offering attractive salary packages based on the knowledge, experience and performance of professionals.

Machine Learning Course (Data Scientist) Salary in India

As mentioned above, machine learning and data science are similar courses and are inter-related but these two have different applications. If you have a degree in machine learning with data science as an elective, you can easily become a data scientist. The salary for data scientists can start from Rs 6 lakh per year.

Machine Learning Course (Computational Linguist) Salary in India

As a computational intelligence expert with machine learning, you are responsible for programming a computer that can understand human languages. The computational linguist is also tasked with conducting research on how the brain works in processing a language and applying the same principles to an artificial neural system. This field is related to linguistics and biology. Hence, you can easily expect to make an earning close to Rs 20 lakh per annum.

Machine Learning Course (Deep Learning) Salary in India

Deep learning is an advanced process that involves machine learning that would program artificial neural networks to help a computer perform thought processing more like human beings. It is still in a developing stage; hence the tasks require you to have a deep understanding of the subject. The primary work includes defining data and subsets of data. With these definitions and labeling of data, deep learning computers can be trained to identify other sets. You can expect to make about Rs 15 lakh to Rs 18 lakh per year.

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