Mid-Career Director of Events Salary

Average Mid-Career Directors of Events make around $66K annually. In the world of Mid-Career Directors of Events, overall cash earnings stretch from $44K near the bottom to $100K near the top; these packages encompass bonuses that run close to $17K and profit sharing that can (albeit rarely) exceed $39K, along with commissions approaching $28K. For the most part, Mid-Career Directors of Events enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority of Mid-Career Directors of Events (85 percent) who responded to the survey are women. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$43,413 - $92,132
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$66K
$92K
MEDIAN: $65,979
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$13.40 - $34.11
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,413 - $92,132  
   
Bonus
$196.78 - $16,638  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $39,149  
Commission
$1,500 - $27,500  
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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$43,963 - $100,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 302
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.40 - $34.11  
   
Overtime
$32.49  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$196.78 - $16,638  
   
Commission
$1,500 - $27,500  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $39,149  
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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$43,963 - $100,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $67,449

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For Mid-Career Directors of Events, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 30 percent greater than the national average. Mid-Career Directors of Events can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+23 percent), Los Angeles (+15 percent), Washington (+10 percent), and Atlanta (+4 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Seattle, 4 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Director of Events

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
5-9 years
64%
10-19 years
36%
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Skills That Affect Director of Events Salaries



National Average
$67,000

Strategic Marketing
▼1%



Fundraising
▼6%

Contract Negotiation
▼9%

Sales
▼10%

Marketing Communications
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 13%
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