An Event Manager in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $51,865 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Contract Negotiation.

$39,822 - $65,889
(Median)
$40K
$52K
$66K
MEDIAN: $51,864
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Salary
$39,822 - $65,889  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $9,933  
Commission
$9,000  
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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$38,418 - $69,711  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Experience Affects Event Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%


National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Event Manager Salaries

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 23%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 12%

Project Management
up arrow 9%

Event Management
up arrow 8%

Budget Management
up arrow 8%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Logistics
0%

National Average
$53,000

Event Planning
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
58%
10-19 years
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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