Highest-Paid Employees of the Patent and Trademark Office

$178,642.43 AVERAGE PAY
$17.86M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Patent and Trademark Office in 2013, 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 Anton W. Fetting Patent Attorney $208,360 VA
2 Jeffrey Norman Fredman Patent Attorney $208,360 MD
3 Michael W. Kim Patent Attorney $208,360 VA
4 Allen R. Macdonald Patent Attorney $207,200 VA
5 Robert E. Nappi Patent Attorney $204,700 VA
6 Terry J. Owens Patent Attorney $204,700 VA
7 Jean Raymond Homere Patent Attorney $203,360 VA
8 Eric S. Frahm Patent Attorney $202,690 VA
9 St John III Courtenay Patent Attorney $200,300 VA
10 Bradley R. Garris Patent Attorney $199,700 VA
11 Linda Marie Gaudette Patent Attorney $199,700 VA
12 Lora M. Green Patent Attorney $197,200 MD
13 Nina Laverne Medlock Patent Attorney $195,300 VA
14 Mahshid D. Saadat Patent Attorney $194,700 CA
15 Thu A. Dang Patent Attorney $192,800 VA
16 Karen M. Hastings Patent Attorney $192,800 VA
17 Michael Colaianni Patent Attorney $190,300 MD
18 Linda E. Horner Patent Attorney $189,700 VA
19 Joseph L. Dixon Patent Attorney $187,800 VA
20 Eric Burton Grimes Patent Attorney $187,800 VA
21 Donald Adams Patent Attorney $185,300 VA
22 Andrew J. Dillon Patent Attorney $185,300 TX
23 Stephen C. Siu Patent Attorney $185,300 VA
24 Edward C. Kimlin Patent Attorney $182,800 VA
25 Carla M. Krivak Patent Attorney $182,800 VA
26 Bryan Moore Patent Attorney $182,800 VA
27 Larry J. Hume Patent Attorney $180,300 VA
28 John A. Jeffery Patent Attorney $180,300 VA
29 Jeffrey Smith Patent Attorney $180,300 VA
30 John B. Ii Owens Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 VA
31 Frederick W. Steckler Miscellaneous Administration And Program $179,700 VA
32 Shira Perlmutter Program Management $179,700 VA
33 Anthony P. Scardino Financial Management $179,700 VA
34 Deborah S. Cohn Patent Administration $179,700 VA
35 Margaret Ann Focarino Patent Administration $179,700 VA
36 Andrew Howard Hirshfeld Patent Administration $179,700 VA
37 James D. Smith Patent Attorney $179,700 VA
38 Michelle K. Lee Patent Administration $179,000 CA
39 Debra K. Stephens Patent Attorney $178,223 NC
40 Andrew I. Faile Patent Administration $177,570 VA
41 Name Withheld by the OPM Patent Attorney $177,380
42 Bruce M. Kisliuk Patent Administration $177,245 VA
43 Meredith C. Petravick Patent Attorney $175,377 VA
44 Murriel E. Crawford Patent Attorney $175,300 MD
45 Marc S. Hoff Patent Attorney $175,300 VA
46 Scott Ethan Kamholz Patent Attorney $175,300 VA
47 Jameson Lee Patent Attorney $175,300 VA
48 Jeremy Plenzler Patent Attorney $175,300 MI
49 Jeffrey B. Robertson Patent Attorney $175,300 VA
50 Sheridan Snedden Patent Attorney $175,300 VA
51 Stefan Staicovici Patent Attorney $175,300 VA
52 George C. Elliott Patent Attorney $173,952 VA
53 William V. Saindon Patent Attorney $173,868 VA
54 Sharon R. Marsh General Attorney $173,447 VA
55 James R. Hughes Patent Attorney $172,800 MD
56 Gerard F. Rogers General Attorney $171,912 VA
57 James L. Dwyer Patent Administration $171,392 VA
58 Diego F. Gutierrez Patent Administration $170,720 VA
59 Kalyan K. Deshpande Patent Attorney $170,331 VA
60 Jennifer Doyle Bahr Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
61 Barbara Ann Benoit Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
62 Matthew Clements Patent Attorney $170,300 CA
63 Romulo H. Delmendo Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
64 Karl D. Easthom Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
65 Bart Alex Gerstenblith Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
66 John C. Kerins Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
67 Richard M. Lebovitz Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
68 Eleni M. Mantis Mercader Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
69 David Charles McKone Patent Attorney $170,300 MI
70 Demetra Mills Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
71 Bibhu R. Mohanty Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
72 Grace K. Obermann Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
73 Francisco C. Prats Patent Attorney $170,300 MD
74 Miriam L. Quinn Patent Attorney $170,300 TX
75 Michael J. Strauss Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
76 Catherine Timm Patent Attorney $170,300 VA
77 Carl W. Jr Whitehead Patent Attorney $170,300 MD
78 Mary Boney Denison General Attorney $170,000 VA
79 Jacqueline M. Stone Patent Administration $169,892 VA
80 Henry C. Yuen Patent Examining $169,750 VA
81 Charles R. Eloshway Patent Attorney $169,495 VA
82 Jeffry H. Aftergut Patent Examining $169,387 VA
83 Karen C. Carlson Patent Examining $169,387 VA
84 Celia C. Chang Patent Examining $169,387 VA
85 Richard L. Chiesa Patent Examining $169,387 VA
86 Lee S. Cohen Patent Examining $169,387 MD
87 David T. Fox Patent Examining $169,387 VA
88 David H. Malzahn Patent Examining $169,387 VA
89 Irene Marx Patent Examining $169,387 VA
90 Elizabeth F. McElwain Patent Examining $169,387 VA
91 Prema Maria Mertz Patent Examining $169,387 VA
92 Gary F. Paumen Patent Examining $169,387 VA
93 Dennis H. Pedder Patent Examining $169,387 VA
94 Mark Rosenbaum Patent Examining $169,387 VA
95 Ruth S. Smith Patent Examining $169,387 VA
96 Ernest G. Therkorn Patent Examining $169,387 VA
97 Richard A. Booth Patent Examining $168,717 VA
98 Mark Osborne Budd Patent Examining $168,717 VA
99 Elizabeth Kemmerer Patent Examining $168,610 MD
100 Gollamudi S. Kishore Patent Examining $168,610 VA

Data Sources

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