Patent Agent (Non-Attorney) Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Patent Agent (Non-Attorney) is $89,544 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Patent Agent (Non-Attorney) Total Pay (?
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$55,220 - $135,272
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $89,544
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Patent Agent (Non-Attorney) Total Pay (?
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$12.67 - $123.29
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MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,220 - $135,272  
   
Bonus
$1,014 - $20,303  
Profit Sharing
$1,515 - $9,899  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$56,366 - $144,187  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 234
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.67 - $123.29  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,014 - $20,303  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,515 - $9,899  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$56,366 - $144,187  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 234
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Job Description for Patent Agent (Non-Attorney)
  • Draft and prosecute patent application for invention.
  • Interview clients and conduct research to understand invention.
  • Aid inventors and invention owners in obtaining a patent for their invention.
  • Respond to U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) actions.

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Experience Affects Patent Agent (Non-Attorney) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 47%
Mid-Career
up arrow 12%
National Average
$92,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 11%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 51 votes.
Gender
Female
29%
female alumni
 
Male
71%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 15%
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