AI’s Hottest New Job Pays Up to $250K a Year. So I Applied. | WSJ

Prompt engineering—getting the best answers of a generative AI chatbot like ChatGPT—is a new type of job. Large language models helped create this new role that can pay up to $250K. But what kinds of requirements and skills does it take to become a prompt engineer?

WSJ’s Joanna Stern applied for the position at a New York-based AI startup called Hebbia.

0:00 AI taking away and creating jobs
0:48 Prompt engineer, explained
2:05 Crafting good prompts
4:20 Is this the future?

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