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Attorney Patent Salary

How much does a Attorney Patent make in Illinois, United States?
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Salary Data for Attorney Patent

$186,675 (USD)/yr

$90 (USD)/hr

$16,483 (USD)/yr

$184,061 (USD)/yr

$88 (USD)/hr

$16,483 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Advises, readies, prosecutes, and enforces patent and trademark protection on behalf of individual clients or companies. Advises clients, such as inventors, investors, and manufacturers, concerning patentability of inventions, infringement of patents, validity of patents, and similar items. Prepares applications for patents and presents applications to Patent Office. Defends or prosecutes clients in patent infringement litigations.
The average attorney patent salary in Illinois, United States is $186,675 or an equivalent hourly rate of $90. This is 4% higher (+$7,024) than the average attorney patent salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $16,483. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$127,618 (USD)

$233,967 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$216,407 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Attorney Patent will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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