The average pay for an Event Manager in Washington, District of Columbia is $55,350 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$42,282 - $69,553
(Median)
$42K
$55K
$70K
MEDIAN: $55,350
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$42,282 - $69,553  
   
Bonus
$201.34 - $7,946  
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$42,555 - $70,159  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 56

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Experience Affects Event Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%


National Average
$57,000


Skills That Affect Event Manager Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 6%

Budget Management
up arrow 2%

People Management
up arrow 2%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$57,000

Logistics
up arrow 1%

Event Management
up arrow 2%

Event Planning
up arrow 3%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 6%

Operations Management
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 14%

Organizing
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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