Average Patent Attorney with Intellectual Property (IP) Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$136,526
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$30,000
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The average salary for a Patent Attorney with Intellectual Property (IP) skills in Seattle, Washington is $136,526.
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$119k
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$137k
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$192k
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MEDIAN $136,526
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Salary
$119k - $192k
Bonus
$0 - $30k
Total Pay
$126k - $233k

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Job Description for Patent Attorney

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.

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Popular Skills for Patent Attorney

Employees with Patent Attorney in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 28.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (20.7% more) and Chicago, Illinois (17.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (22.0% less) and Cleveland, Ohio (1.1% less).

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