An Event Manager earns an average salary of AU$62,201 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in People Management is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$47,624 - AU$83,220
AU$48K
AU$62K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$61,850
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50%
90%
AU$20.49 - AU$35.85
AU$20
AU$26
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$26.48
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$85K
Salary AU$47,624 - AU$83,220
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,213
Profit Sharing AU$2,750
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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AU$47,082 - AU$85,077
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 365
Hourly Data AU$0AU$35
Hourly Rate AU$20.49 - AU$35.85
Overtime AU$0.00 - AU$35.23
Annual Data AU$0AU$85K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,213
Profit Sharing AU$2,750
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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AU$47,082 - AU$85,077
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64

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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 AU$56,000 based on 196 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 AU$66,000 based on 174 salaries. An experienced Event Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$70,000 based on 110 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 AU$75,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$61,515

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Event Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Event Manager?

Event Manager in Melbourne:
"Versatility."
Pros: Versatile work, no day is like the other. Working with different people. Projects. Coaching and leading others.
Cons: Dealing with customer complaints. Managing catering requirements and service.

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Key Stats for Event Manager

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Event Manager Salaries

▲22%

▲13%

▲7%

National Average
AU$62,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Event Manager Salaries

People Management
▲17%



Operations Management
▲7%

Marketing Management
▲6%


Event Planning
▼0%

National Average
AU$62,000

Marketing Communications
▼3%

Sales
▼8%

Organizing
▼10%

Office Administration
▼19%

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 93%
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