Patent Attorney with Intellectual Property (IP) Skills Salary

The average salary for a Patent Attorney with Intellectual Property (IP) skills is $136,017 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$83,464 - $199,465
$83K
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$200K
MEDIAN: $138,385
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$35.88 - $294.79
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MEDIAN: $87.50
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$0$221K
Salary $83,464 - $199,465
Bonus $981 - $39,509
Profit Sharing $1,007 - $19,866
Commission $37,500
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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$85,062 - $221,132
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 233
Hourly Data $0$294
Hourly Rate $87.50
Annual Data $0$221K
Bonus $981 - $39,509
Commission $37,500
Profit Sharing $1,007 - $19,866
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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$85,062 - $221,132
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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Pay by Experience Level for Patent Attorney

Pay by Experience for a Patent Attorney has a positive trend. An entry-level Patent Attorney with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $117,000 based on 129 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Patent Attorney with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $162,000 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Patent Attorney which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $182,000 based on 63 salaries. A Patent Attorney with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $195,000 based on 22 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $146,625

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Key Stats for Patent Attorney

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Patent Attorney Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

Experienced
▲24%

▲10%

National Average
$147,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 14%
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