How much does a Patent Attorney II make in San Francisco, CA? The average Patent Attorney II salary in San Francisco, CA is $182,149 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $155,334 and $235,585. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $155,334 10% $130,920 90% $284,235 75% $235,585 $182,149 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Patent Attorney II

Patent Attorney II determines potential of granting patents on inventions or trademarks, and monitors possibility of infringement. Responsible for preparing and filing patent applications and trademark registrations, litigating pending applications and registrations, and reporting possible violations. Being a Patent Attorney II prosecutes violations of organization's registrations and/or patents. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Additionally, Patent Attorney II requires admittance to a state bar. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Patent Attorney II occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Patent Attorney II typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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