An Entry-Level Special Events Manager earns an average salary of $44,987 per year.

$33,002 - $60,078
$33K
$45K
$60K
MEDIAN: $44,986
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$11.74 - $29.03
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$18
$29
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$33,002 - $60,078  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,787  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,894  
Commission
$1,939 - $20,608  
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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$32,458 - $61,823  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 272
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$11.74 - $29.03  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.35  
Overtime
$15.21 - $54.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,787  
   
Commission
$1,939 - $20,608  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,894  
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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$32,458 - $61,823  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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National Average: $45,246

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Key Stats for Special Events Manager

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
27%
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Skills That Affect Special Events Manager Salaries

Budget Management
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Project Management
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Event Management
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National Average
$45,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Marketing Communications
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Organizational Development
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Fundraising
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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