PATENT AGENT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$85,000
$40,000
Min 10%
$85,000
Median 50%
$179,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
DLA Piper
Highest Paying City
Denver, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a patent agent make?
The national average salary for a Patent Agent in the U.S. is $85,804 annually or $41.25 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 138,000. The top 10 percent earn over $179,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $41,000 annually. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Patent Agents are Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Minnesota have the highest paying Patent Agent jobs. The typical tenure for a Patent Agent is 3.7 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Attorney
$107,183

Average Patent Agent Salary By Company

There is good job security in Patent Agent positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Patent Agents are in Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. DLA Piper and Shell are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner and Locke Lord pay their Patent Agents very well.

Average Patent Agent Salary By Location

Patent Agents in the United States of America make on average $85,804 a year or $41.25 per hour. The city with the highest Patent Agent salary is Denver, CO at $158,892 per year. Even an entry-level Patent Agent makes $100,000 per year in Denver, CO. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Minnesota are the top 5 highest earning states for Patent Agents. South Carolina, Ohio, and New York have the lowest Patent Agent salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Denver, CO
$158,892
2
Minneapolis, MN
$153,051
3
Alameda, CA
$142,403
4
Spokane, WA
$140,168
5
Atlanta, GA
$136,929

RECENTLY ADDED Patent Agent SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Run8 Patent Group
Patent Agent
10/31/2019
$100,000
Run8 Patent Group
Patent Agent
09/30/2019
$100,000
Eschweiler & Potashnik, LLC
Patent Agent
03/25/2019
$75,000
Eschweiler & Potashnik, LLC
Patent Agent
03/25/2019
$75,000
03/25/2019
$85,634
03/22/2019
$80,000
03/21/2019
$54,000
Bayramoglu Law Offices LLC
Patent Agent/Engineer
03/20/2019
$39,858
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Patent Agent-Chemical Engineering
03/19/2019
$135,446
03/15/2019
$87,000
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