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Event manager salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Average $60,401
Low $40,089
High $91,004
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a event manager is $60,401 per year in the United States. 4.1k salaries reported, updated at September 19, 2023

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Top companies for Event Managers in United States

  1. ATHENA Consulting
    52 reviews8 salaries reported
    $70,539per year
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Highest paying cities for Event Managers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $78,589 per year
    234 salaries reported
  2. Seattle, WA
    $71,019 per year
    55 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $65,381 per year
    96 salaries reported
  1. Denver, CO
    $62,281 per year
    61 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $62,197 per year
    74 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $61,287 per year
    46 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $60,272 per year
    42 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $60,020 per year
    66 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $56,542 per year
    25 salaries reported
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Where can an Event Manager earn more?

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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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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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