The Fellows & Associates salary survey is out now and can be viewed directly on their website by following this link, or via The Patent Lawyer Magazine by following this link.

  1. Introduction
    This report presents data from a salary survey of the Intellectual Property profession which was collected over a six-week period from the 2nd of May 2017 to the 11th of June 2017. The online survey was accessible through a web link, which was promoted on the websites of Fellows and Associates, The Patent Lawyer Magazine and CIPA. In addition, LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook, and Twitter were utilized to promote the survey.
  2. The Sample
    A total of 235 respondents began the survey with 206 completing it (an increase of 2% on last year). Any financial information quoted by respondents in a currency other than GBP was converted to GBP using XE.com as of 13.06.17 at 16.45 GMT. Where respondents work part-time, their pro rata financial information has been converted to a Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) working a 40 hour week. Please note that in order to make the graphs easier to read percentages have been rounded to the nearest whole percent. This rounding may result in percentages appearing to total 99% or 101%. At a more detailed level, not shown here, these all total 100%…

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