Average Intellectual Property IP Lawyer Salary in Canada

Annual Base Salary - $108,725.00/year

The average annual salary of Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer is $108,725.00


The starting salary of Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer is between $45,050.00 and $53,000.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $175,960.00 and $202,354.00.

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$5,300.00 - $41,420.00
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  • Currency : CAD
  • Annual Salary : $108,725.00
  • Weekly Pay : $1,936.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $3,872.00
  • Monthly Salary : $8,389.00

Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, male employees are involved significantly more as Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer compared to female. Their involvement is 55% while of female is only 45%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer salary in Canada on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer having experience between 1-4 years, their salary is around $93,420.00.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer salary would increase again to a total of $154,774.82, adding $61,354.82 from the last salary increase.

After reaching the 10-19 year experience in their career, decrease in salary is noted to a total of $148,680.00.

Prominent Skills Affecting Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer is Competitive Analysis which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 38% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Competitive Analysis.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Contract Negotiation with 20%. It can be said that Contract Negotiation skill will unlikely impact the salary.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Intellectual Property (IP) Lawyer. Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $96,765.00 whereas the highest earning is $160,913.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Mid Carrer person will earn the maximum salary of $160,913.00 at 48%. So to summerize, Early Career earns 11% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 48% more than the average salary, Late Career earns 42% more than the average salary.

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