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Drafter Patent Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$57,225 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Drafter Patent is $57,225 a year and $28 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Drafter Patent is between $41,916 and $69,976. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Drafts clear and accurate drawings of varied sorts of mechanical devices for use of lawyer, patent in obtaining patent rights.
  • Performs other duties as described under drafter.
Drafter Patent Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Mechanical Drafters

Job family population: 58,190

Estimated population of Drafter Patent jobs: 2,394

Rate of error: 1.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Drafter Patent Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Patent Administrator
May 17
Green Oaks, IL, USA
Abbott Laboratories
Drafting all types of patent-related documents and forms, as well as varied correspondence, memos, and presentations. * Drafting and filing of sequence listings, information disclosure statements ...
Patent Prosecution Paralegal
Mar 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Special Counsel
A Patent Prosecution Paralegal job is available with a large law firm located in Downtown Chicago ... Preparing draft Response to Office Actions and conducting post allowance review work
AutoCAD Designer - Civil Designer - Civil Drafter 19-00175
Feb 28
Romeoville, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
AutoCAD Designer - Civil Designer - Civil Drafter Located in Romeoville, IL. 60446 Permanent ... patented system for detention, retention and harvesting.. The Company provides sustainable ...
IP Paralegal
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Premier Legal Staffing
... draft Response to Office Actions and conducting post allowance review work - Corresponding with associates in non-US jurisdictions regarding the filing and prosecution of non-US design patent ...
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