An Event Manager in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $54,344 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and People Management.

$40,968 - $81,481
$41K
$54K
$81K
MEDIAN: $54,344
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$14.25 - $30.52
$20
MEDIAN: $19.99
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$40,968 - $81,481  
   
Bonus
$1,192 - $11,300  
Profit Sharing
$4,700  
Commission
$1,500  
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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$38,277 - $81,530  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 54
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$19.99  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.18  
Overtime
$33.25  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$1,192 - $11,300  
   
Commission
$1,500  
Profit Sharing
$4,700  
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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$38,277 - $81,530  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for Event Manager

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
040
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Event Manager Salaries



National Average
$55,000


Skills That Affect Event Manager Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 13%

People Management
up arrow 13%

Budget Management
up arrow 5%

Contract Negotiation
0%

National Average
$55,000



Logistics
up arrow 7%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 8%

Customer Service
up arrow 8%

Marketing Management
up arrow 8%

Organizing
up arrow 9%

Sales
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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