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Highest-Paid Employees of the Patent and Trademark Office

$191,532.81 AVERAGE PAY
$19.15M TOTAL PAY

This table shows the top-earning Federal employees of the Patent and Trademark Office in 2015, 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 William V. Saindon Patent Attorney $210,500 VA
2 Phillip J. Kauffman Patent Attorney $205,584 PA
3 Jennifer S. Bisk Patent Attorney $202,270 VA
4 Matthew Clements Patent Attorney $202,270 CA
5 Lora M. Green Patent Attorney $202,270 MD
6 Larry J. Hume Patent Attorney $202,270 VA
7 David Charles McKone Patent Attorney $202,270 MI
8 Joni Yuk Ying Chang Patent Attorney $200,583 VA
9 Allen R. Macdonald Patent Attorney $200,080 ME
10 Gregg I. Anderson Patent Attorney $199,765 CO
11 Karen M. Hastings Patent Attorney $199,765 VA
12 Joseph L. Dixon Patent Attorney $199,740 VA
13 Jameson Lee Patent Attorney $199,739 VA
14 Patrick Maurice Boucher Patent Attorney $198,930 CO
15 Thu A. Dang Patent Attorney $198,930 VA
16 Georgianna Witt Braden Patent Attorney $198,921 TX
17 Brian J. McNamara Patent Attorney $198,896 VA
18 Eric S. Frahm Patent Attorney $198,421 VA
19 Terry J. Owens Patent Attorney $198,230 VA
20 James P. Calve Patent Attorney $198,095 CA
21 Frederick E. McKelvey Patent Attorney $198,095 VA
22 Jeremy Plenzler Patent Attorney $198,078 MI
23 Zhenyu Yang Patent Attorney $197,830 VA
24 Jeffrey Norman Fredman Patent Attorney $197,630 MD
25 Bradley R. Garris Patent Attorney $197,630 VA
26 Michael W. Kim Patent Attorney $197,630 VA
27 Richard M. Lebovitz Patent Attorney $197,234 VA
28 Jacqueline D. Bonilla Patent Attorney $197,226 VA
29 Trenton Ward Patent Attorney $197,209 GA
30 Christopher G. Paulraj Patent Attorney $196,391 VA
31 Kevin F. Turner Patent Attorney $195,570 CA
32 Barbara Ann Benoit Patent Attorney $195,556 VA
33 Justin T. Arbes Patent Attorney $195,485 VA
34 Nina Laverne Medlock Patent Attorney $195,130 VA
35 Robert E. Nappi Patent Attorney $194,730 VA
36 Sally C. Medley Patent Attorney $194,676 VA
37 Kalyan K. Deshpande Patent Attorney $193,920 VA
38 Anton W. Fetting Patent Attorney $193,920 VA
39 Bart Alex Gerstenblith Patent Attorney $193,920 MD
40 Phillip J. Hoffmann Patent Attorney $193,920 VA
41 Jean Raymond Homere Patent Attorney $193,920 VA
42 Barbara Parvis Patent Attorney $193,920 VA
43 Stephen C. Siu Patent Attorney $193,920 VA
44 St John III Courtenay Patent Attorney $193,656 VA
45 Kristina M. Kalan Patent Attorney $193,642 CO
46 Michael R. Zecher Patent Attorney $192,287 VA
47 Grace K. Obermann Patent Attorney $192,250 VA
48 Michael Tierney Patent Attorney $192,250 VA
49 Hung H. Bui Patent Attorney $191,880 VA
50 Robert J. Weinschenk Patent Attorney $191,415 VA
51 Rama Elluru Patent Attorney $190,580 VA
52 Trevor M. Jefferson Patent Attorney $190,571 VA
53 Michael J. Fitzpatrick Patent Attorney $190,563 VA
54 William Arthur Capp Patent Attorney $190,555 VA
55 Michael J. Strauss Patent Attorney $190,512 VA
56 Barry Lester Grossman Patent Attorney $190,495 VA
57 Susan L. Mitchell Patent Attorney $190,407 VA
58 Howard B. Blankenship Patent Attorney $189,719 VA
59 Jeffrey Smith Patent Attorney $189,685 VA
60 Christopher Crumbley Patent Attorney $189,631 VA
61 Donald Adams Patent Attorney $188,825 VA
62 Miriam L. Quinn Patent Attorney $188,808 TX
63 Daniel Nathan Fishman Patent Attorney $188,016 CO
64 Frances L. Ippolito Patent Attorney $187,846 CA
65 Lynne E. Pettigrew Patent Attorney $187,220 VA
66 Eric Burton Grimes Patent Attorney $187,206 VA
67 Donna M. Praiss Patent Attorney $187,181 VA
68 Scott R. Boalick Patent Attorney $187,000 VA
69 Benjamin Wood Patent Attorney $186,286 VA
70 Linda Marie Gaudette Patent Attorney $185,570 VA
71 Peter P. Chen Patent Attorney $185,560 CA
72 Jeffrey W. Abraham Patent Attorney $185,519 VA
73 Johnny A. Kumar Patent Attorney $185,519 VA
74 John A. Jeffery Patent Attorney $185,485 VA
75 Meredith C. Petravick Patent Attorney $185,485 VA
76 Tina Hulse Patent Attorney $185,235 CA
77 Sheridan Snedden Patent Attorney $184,650 VA
78 Bryan Moore Patent Attorney $183,883 VA
79 Karl D. Easthom Patent Attorney $183,815 VA
80 Murriel E. Crawford Patent Attorney $183,781 MD
81 Kristen L. Droesch Patent Attorney $183,730 VA
82 Deborah Katz Patent Attorney $183,730 VA
83 Jon Tornquist Patent Attorney $183,648 VA
84 John B. Ii Owens Miscellaneous Administration And Program $183,300 VA
85 Frederick W. Steckler Miscellaneous Administration And Program $183,300 VA
86 Shira Perlmutter Program Management $183,300 VA
87 Anthony P. Scardino Financial Management $183,300 VA
88 Mary Boney Denison General Attorney $183,300 VA
89 Sarah T. Harris General Attorney $183,300 VA
90 Gerard F. Rogers General Attorney $183,300 VA
91 Andrew Howard Hirshfeld Patent Administration $183,300 VA
92 James Berttand Arpin Patent Attorney $182,980 VA
93 Mitchell G. Weatherly Patent Attorney $182,980 VA
94 Josiah C. Cocks Patent Attorney $182,972 VA
95 Francisco C. Prats Patent Attorney $182,972 MD
96 James Tartal Patent Attorney $182,128 VA
97 Brian P. Murphy Patent Attorney $182,094 VA
98 Justin Busch Patent Attorney $182,060 MI
99 Norman H. Beamer Patent Attorney $182,030 CA
100 Anthony A. Chiles Miscellaneous Administration And Program $181,500 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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Source: www.federalpay.org/employees/patent-and-trademark-office/top-100/2015