Highest-Paid Employees of the Patent and Trademark Office

$166,747.13 AVERAGE PAY
$16.67M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Patent and Trademark Office in 2009, based on OPM data (base salary + bonuses).

The majority of these top-earning employees work as Patent Attorney. The majority of these top-earning employees work in Virginia.

Some employee names may be withheld by the OPM or individual agencies.
Rank Name Occupation Total Pay Location
1 Margaret Ann Focarino Patent Administration $211,680 VA
2 J J. Love Patent Administration $204,081 VA
3 James David Sams General Attorney $201,612 VA
4 Mary Critharis Patent Attorney $192,094 VA
5 Lynne G. Beresford Patent Administration $177,000 VA
6 John J. Doll Patent Administration $177,000 VA
7 Deborah S. Cohn General Attorney $175,943 VA
8 Lois E. Boland Patent Attorney $174,977 VA
9 James A. Toupin General Attorney $173,870 VA
10 Barry K. Hudson Financial Management $172,762 VA
11 Michael R. Fleming Patent Attorney $172,433 VA
12 Chris Niedermayer Program Management $172,200 VA
13 Donald Adams Patent Attorney $171,045 VA
14 Lora M. Green Patent Attorney $171,045 VA
15 John A. Jeffery Patent Attorney $171,045 VA
16 Edward C. Kimlin Patent Attorney $171,045 VA
17 Anton W. Fetting Patent Attorney $169,416 VA
18 Jeffrey Norman Fredman Patent Attorney $169,416 VA
19 Terry J. Owens Patent Attorney $169,416 VA
20 Bradley W. Baumeister Patent Attorney $168,800 VA
21 Ronald E. Williams General Attorney $168,658 VA
22 Jin Fay Ng Patent Administration $168,480 VA
23 Sharon R. Marsh General Attorney $168,395 VA
24 Stephen S. Smith Miscellaneous Administration And Program $167,987 VA
25 Carl W. Jr Whitehead Patent Attorney $167,800 VA
26 Linda E. Horner Patent Attorney $167,787 VA
27 Jameson Lee Patent Attorney $167,787 VA
28 Fred A. Silverberg Patent Attorney $167,370 VA
29 James L. Dwyer Patent Administration $166,400 VA
30 St John III Courtenay Patent Attorney $166,158 VA
31 Karl D. Easthom Patent Attorney $166,158 VA
32 R M. Lebovitz Patent Attorney $166,158 VA
33 Robert E. Nappi Patent Attorney $166,158 VA
34 Bruce M. Kisliuk Patent Administration $165,464 VA
35 Frederick R. Schmidt Patent Administration $164,800 VA
36 Thu A. Dang Patent Attorney $164,529 VA
37 Sally Gardner Lane Patent Attorney $164,529 VA
38 Sally C. Medley Patent Attorney $164,529 VA
39 Richard E. Schafer Patent Attorney $164,529 VA
40 Stephen C. Siu Patent Attorney $164,529 VA
41 Michael Tierney Patent Attorney $164,529 VA
42 Paul E. Salmon Patent Attorney $164,390 VA
43 Mark Rosenbaum Patent Examining $163,651 VA
44 Ernest G. Therkorn Patent Examining $163,651 VA
45 Mark J. Olechowski Financial Management $163,537 VA
46 Robert J. Oberleitner Patent Administration $163,240 VA
47 Jeffry H. Aftergut Patent Examining $162,906 VA
48 Lee S. Cohen Patent Examining $162,906 VA
49 Herbert J. Lilling Patent Examining $162,906 VA
50 Dennis H. Pedder Patent Examining $162,906 VA
51 Bentsu Ro Patent Examining $162,906 VA
52 Name Withheld by the OPM Patent Attorney $162,900
53 Albin F. Drost General Attorney $162,900 AL
54 Carlisle E. Walters General Attorney $162,900 TX
55 Marc A. Bergsman General Attorney $162,900 VA
56 David Bucher General Attorney $162,900 VA
57 Charles M. Grendel General Attorney $162,900 VA
58 Paula T. Hairston General Attorney $162,900 VA
59 Terry E. Holtzman General Attorney $162,900 VA
60 Thomas J. Quinn General Attorney $162,900 VA
61 Gerard F. Rogers General Attorney $162,900 VA
62 Ellen J. Seeherman General Attorney $162,900 VA
63 James T. Walsh General Attorney $162,900 VA
64 David James Kappos Patent Administration $162,900 VA
65 Jennifer Doyle Bahr Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
66 Ken B. Barrett Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
67 Lee E. Barrett Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
68 Lance Leonard Barry Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
69 Howard B. Blankenship Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
70 Michael Colaianni Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
71 Murriel E. Crawford Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
72 Romulo H. Delmendo Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
73 Joseph L. Dixon Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
74 Joseph A. Fischetti Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
75 Beverly A. Franklin Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
76 Bradley R. Garris Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
77 Linda Marie Gaudette Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
78 Eric Burton Grimes Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
79 Thomas S. Hahn Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
80 Kenneth W. Hairston Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
81 Adriene L. Hanlon Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
82 Karen M. Hastings Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
83 Marc S. Hoff Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
84 Jean Raymond Homere Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
85 James R. Hughes Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
86 John C. Kerins Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
87 Peter F. Kratz Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
88 Carla M. Krivak Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
89 Hubert C. Lorin Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
90 Jay P. Lucas Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
91 Allen R. Macdonald Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
92 Eleni M. Mantis Mercader Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
93 John C. Martin Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
94 Steven D. McCarthy Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
95 Melanie L. McCollum Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
96 Demetra Mills Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
97 Bibhu R. Mohanty Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
98 Mark Nagumo Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
99 Michael W. Oneill Patent Attorney $162,900 VA
100 Chung K. Pak Patent Attorney $162,900 VA

Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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