Patent Attorney III Salary in San Francisco, California

How much does a Patent Attorney III make in San Francisco, CA? The average Patent Attorney III salary in San Francisco, CA is $209,215 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $188,574 and $244,597. 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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Job Description

Patent Attorney III 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 III prosecutes violations of organization's registrations and/or patents. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school and may require admittance to a state bar. Additionally, Patent Attorney III typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Patent Attorney III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Patent Attorney III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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