Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Patent Agent (Non-Attorney) is $109,508
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Patent Agent (Non-Attorney)s?
An entry-level Patent Agent (Non-Attorney) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,009 based on 5 salaries. An early career Patent Agent (Non-Attorney) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,017 based on 9 …Read more
What Do Patent Agent (Non-Attorney)s Do?
In the United States, a patent agent is required to pass the patent bar exam. This exam is administered by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Once a person passes this exam, they then must be officially registered with the same office. This registration entitles a person to prepare, file, and prosecute applications for patents on behalf of a client. It is also required that a patent agent have an educational background in either engineering or science.
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