PATENT ATTORNEY SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$90,000
$47,000
Min 10%
$90,000
Median 50%
$174,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sughrue Mion, PLLC
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
5.2 years
How much does a patent attorney make?
Patent Attorneys in America make, on average, $90,845 a year or $43.68 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $47,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $174,000. Technology companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Patent Attorney salaries are Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, Maine, and California. The typical employment for a Patent Attorney is 5.2 years.
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Attorney
$107,183

Average Patent Attorney Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Patent Attorney makes. Technology companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Patent Attorneys. Sughrue Mion, PLLC and Shell are the best paying companies for Patent Attorneys. In addition, companies like Johnson Matthey and IBM report highly competitive salaries for Patent Attorneys.

Average Patent Attorney Salary By Location

Across America, Patent Attorneys make on average $90,845 annually or $43.68 hourly. The top city when it comes to Patent Attorney salaries is Redwood City, CA at $126,067 per year. Even as an entry-level Patent Attorney, you will make $66,000 per year in Redwood City, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Patent Attorney salaries are Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, Maine, and California. Tennessee, Mississippi, and South Carolina have the lowest Patent Attorney salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$126,067
2
Seattle, WA
$111,397
3
Cambridge, MA
$104,548
4
Hartford, CT
$103,477
5
New York, NY
$102,300

RECENTLY ADDED Patent Attorney SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Pearl Cohen
Patent Attorney
09/30/2019
$175,000
Transperfect
Patent Attorney
09/19/2019
$66,784
Patent and Trademark Office
Patent Attorney
08/28/2019
$74,789
06/07/2019
$129,800
Patent and Trademark Office
Patent Attorney
05/30/2019
$120,526
Fish Ip Law
Patent Attorney
03/12/2019
$142,000
Maier & Maier, PLLC
Patent Attorney
03/12/2019
$150,000
Maier & Maier, PLLC
Patent Attorney
03/11/2019
$130,000