An Event Manager earns an average salary of NZ$56,635 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

NZ$45,493 - NZ$78,864
NZ$45K
NZ$57K
NZ$79K
MEDIAN: NZ$56,667
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NZ$18.05 - NZ$39.45
NZ$18
NZ$24
NZ$39
MEDIAN: NZ$23.97
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$27KNZ$54KNZ$81K
Salary
NZ$45,493 - NZ$78,864  
   
Bonus
NZ$500 - NZ$15,000  
Commission
NZ$15,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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NZ$44,145 - NZ$79,414  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 85
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$14NZ$28NZ$42
Hourly Rate
NZ$18.05 - NZ$39.45  
   
Overtime
NZ$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$28KNZ$56KNZ$84K
Bonus
NZ$500 - NZ$15,000  
   
Commission
NZ$15,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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NZ$44,145 - NZ$79,414  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Pay by Experience Level for Event Manager

Pay by Experience for an Event Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Event Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Event Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Event Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 28 salaries. An Event Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$57,339

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Key Stats for Event Manager

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Event Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

Mid-Career
▲3%

▼0%

National Average
NZ$57,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Skills That Affect Event Manager Salaries

National Average
NZ$57,000


Operations Management
▼9%

Project Management
▼9%

People Management
▼12%

Event Planning
▼22%

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 88%
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