Mid-Career Special Events Director Salary

Mid-Career Special Events Directors can expect to earn an average of $57K per year. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Among survey respondents, women are more common than men; 83 percent of Mid-Career Special Events Directors are female. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Special Events Directors. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$39,307 - $80,124
$39K
$57K
$80K
MEDIAN: $56,738
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$39,307 - $80,124  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,000  
Profit Sharing
$26,000  
Commission
$9,500  
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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$42,971 - $80,298  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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Key Stats for Special Events Director

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
5-9 years
69%
10-19 years
31%
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Skills That Affect Special Events Director Salaries

Budget Management
▲8%

National Average
$60,000

Event Management
▼1%

Event Planning
▼2%

Fundraising
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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