Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Event Manager make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$64,667 / yrTotal Pay
$51,554 / yrBase Pay
$13,114 / yrAdditional Pay

$64,667

 / yr
$43K$99K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Event Manager is $64,667 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $51,554 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $13,114 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Event Planner Manager

$65,886 /yr
Event Planner Manager
$58,265 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Event Manager

Some related job titles are Event Management Salaries with median pay of $68,659, Event Marketing Salaries with median pay of $59,443, Event Planner Salaries with median pay of $62,416, Events Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $47,656.

Top Paying Companies

For an Event Manager in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Event Manager in United States. Employers include Meta, Google and Oracle.

1
Meta
$196,965/yr
2
Google
$159,122/yr
3
Oracle
$151,345/yr
7
IBM
$119,837/yr
8
Aduro
$110,340/yr
10
One10
$99,293/yr

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Marriott International
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Event ManagerSee 238 salaries from all locations

$79,459

 / yr

$75,895

 / yr

$63,169

 / yr

$83,979

 / yr

$69,685

 / yr

$67,712

 / yr

$60,457

 / yr

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$65,004

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$119,837

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$37

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$99,293

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$68,452

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Marketing jobs will continue to grow in line with the overall economy. Expertise in digital marketing will become increasingly important as consumers continue to shift towards electronic media and companies rely more on data collected online. Careers in marketing usually require at least a bachelor’s degree to enter and offer above-average pay.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Event Planning Manager

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$20,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Event Manager

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$65,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Event Manager

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Event Manager

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Events Manager

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$54,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Event Manager

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$68,500

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Meeting/Event Manager

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Event Manager

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$30

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Events Manager

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$70,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday

Event Manager pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Event Manager is $51,554 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Event Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4800 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Event Manager employees.

The highest salary for an Event Manager in United States is $75,173 per year.

The lowest salary for an Event Manager in United States is $35,356 per year.

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