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Event Manager salary in United States

How much does an Event Manager make in the United States?

Average base salary


Most common benefits

Profit sharing
$2,500per year
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The average salary for a event manager is $54,287 per year in the United States and $2,500 profit sharing per year.2.3k salaries reported, updated at May 14, 2022.

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Top companies for Event Managers in United States

  1. Silencer Central
    16 reviews22 salaries reported
    $70,948per year
  2. $70,529per year
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Highest paying cities for Event Managers in United States

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $72,000 per year
    31 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $70,737 per year
    117 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $62,604 per year
    28 salaries reported
  1. Washington, DC
    $62,163 per year
    51 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $56,417 per year
    58 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $55,448 per year
    22 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $54,360 per year
    22 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $49,942 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $49,909 per year
    31 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Event Managers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 460 ratings

50% of Event Managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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