Average Senior Event Manager with Event Planning Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$74,542
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$6,500
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The average salary for a Senior Event Manager with Event Planning skills in Chicago, Illinois is $74,542.
25%
$51k
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$75k
75%
$80k
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$51k - $80k
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$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$51k - $86k

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Job Description for Senior Event Manager

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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Popular Skills for Senior Event Manager

Skills in Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management and Event Management.
Employees with Senior Event Manager in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 70.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (12.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (22.4% less), Seattle, Washington (16.3% less) and Los Angeles, California (9.2% less).

Years of Experience

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Mid Career
100.0%