A Special Events Manager with Organizational Development skills earns an average salary of $46,404 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$35,391 - $71,475
$35K
$46K
$71K
MEDIAN: $46,403
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50%
90%

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$10.07 - $34.77
$10
$18
$35
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$35,391 - $71,475  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,164  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Commission
$5,120  
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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$35,864 - $71,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 56
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $34.77  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.35  
Overtime
$31.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,164  
   
Commission
$5,120  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$35,864 - $71,516  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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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 13 votes.
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Special Events Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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