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Average Senior Event Manager Salary in San Jose, California

$126,690
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$16,875
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The average salary for a Senior Event Manager in San Jose, California is $126,690.
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$68k
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$127k
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$159k
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What Do Senior Event Managers Do?

Senior Event Manager Tasks
  • Plan and manage a large schedule of complex events, ensuring facilities are ready and expectations set.
  • Assemble paperwork, gifts, registration, name badges, and other items for events.
  • Assist with social media and marketing strategies.
  • Explain and sell services and goods, building strong relationships with clients.
  • Report on all potential and actual events, including budgets and staffing.

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Event Managers?

Skills in Event Management and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (45.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (43.6% less) and Seattle, Washington (41.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6 survey responses.
Experienced
100.0%