$156,230
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Is Patent Attorney your job title? Find out what you're worth.

The average pay for a Patent Attorney in Atlanta, Georgia is {{pay}} per hour.

The average pay for a Patent Attorney in Atlanta, Georgia is $156,230 per year.

10%
$0.00
10%
$0.00
50%
$0.00
90%
90%
MEDIAN $0.00
10%
$0
10%
$156k
50%
$0
90%
90%
MEDIAN $156,230

Job Description for Patent Attorney

A patent attorney works in a company to ensure that its patents adhere to standard protocols and are defended against infringements. The position requires the candidate to have a law degree and to have passed the bar exam in the state in which the company is located. Additionally, certain companies look for lawyers who have studied engineering, biological, or other technology-related fields.

Read More...
Patent Attorney Tasks
  • Discuss invention and research the likelihood of successfully attaining a patent.
  • Litigates patent infringement controversies in court.
  • Works with federal patent examiners to resolve any patent related issues.
  • Describe inventions in strict legal terms and drafts patent application; challenge, negotiate, resolve and amend contested patent areas.
  • Analyze scientific and technical documents previously granted patents to determine if invention is new, innovative and does not infringe upon patented items.

About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Patent Attorney Job Listings

Key Stats for Patent Attorney

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 25%