Intellectual Property Attorney III Salary in the United States

How much does an Intellectual Property Attorney III make in the United States? The average Intellectual Property Attorney III salary in the United States is $206,227 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $180,697 and $226,591. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Intellectual Property Attorney III is responsible for preparing legal documents, reviewing company policies and litigating matters regarding intellectual property. May be responsible for preparing patent or trademark documents, licensing agreements, service agreements, transfer agreements and other contracts or agreements as necessary. Being an Intellectual Property Attorney III protects the organization's assets in the area of intellectual property and may provide risk or legal counseling to upper management. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school and may require admittance to a state bar. Additionally, Intellectual Property Attorney III typically reports to a manager. The Intellectual Property Attorney III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be an Intellectual Property Attorney III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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180697
226591
206227

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216230
304466
264360
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  1. Down a level:

    Intellectual Property Attorney II

    2 - 4 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

  2. This Job:

    Intellectual Property Attorney III

    4 - 7 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

  3. Up a level:

    Intellectual Property Attorney IV

    7 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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