Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Intellectual Property (IP) Paralegal is $68,992
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Intellectual Property (IP) Paralegals?
An entry-level Intellectual Property (IP) Paralegal with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,387 based on 11 salaries. An early career Intellectual Property (IP) Paralegal with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Intellectual Property (IP) Paralegals Do?
With the increasing presence of digital media and new forms of technology, the issue of intellectual property rights continues to grow more multifaceted. For example, technology makes it more difficult for rightsholders to control the distribution of intellectual property and collect compensation. The intellectual property (IP) paralegal assists rightsholders in legally protecting their property through safeguards such as patents and trademarks, as well as in pursuing litigation against those …Read more
- Manage auditing patent files, and prepare patent status summary reports.
- Prepare and review standard agreements, and copyedit other documents as necessary.
- Maintain docketing entries and provide administrative support.
- Organize and manage the database and support direct filing of patents.