C$42,762
Avg. Salary
C$17.54
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$1,022

Bonus

C$972

Profit Sharing

C$3,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Event Coordinator is C$17.54 per hour.

The average pay for an Event Coordinator is C$42,762 per year.

10%
C$13.44
10%
C$17.54
50%
C$24.45
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$17.54
10%
C$32k
10%
C$43k
50%
C$56k
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$42,762
C$32,460 - C$56,123
C$32K
C$43K
C$56K
MEDIAN: C$42,762
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90%
C$13.44 - C$24.45
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MEDIAN: C$17.54
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$56K
Salary C$32,460 - C$56,123
Bonus C$102 - C$4,992
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$3,010
Commission C$0.00 - C$22,000
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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C$30,695 - C$55,950
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 694
Hourly Data C$0C$35
Hourly Rate C$13.44 - C$24.45
Hourly Tips C$0.00 - C$5.09
Overtime C$18.09 - C$35.87
Annual Data C$0C$55K
Bonus C$102 - C$4,992
Commission C$0.00 - C$22,000
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$3,010
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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C$30,695 - C$55,950
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 254

Job Description for Event Coordinator

Event coordinators oversee every aspect of an event. The events can range from parties to meetings, and they can be for businesses or for personal occasions. The most common events that an event coordinator plans are weddings, business conferences, birthdays, charity events, trade shows, meetings, and anniversaries.

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Event Coordinator Tasks
  • Plan and manage the logistics of an event, including venue, guests, programs, catering, and marketing.
  • Track event expenses and review accuracy of invoices.
  • Select event vendors and staff, direct and supervise their work.
  • Supervise the set-up, running, and break down of the event, identifying and resolving problems.
  • Meet with clients to plan event and establish budget.

Common Career Paths for Event Coordinator


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Popular Skills for Event Coordinator

Pay by Experience Level for Event Coordinator

Pay by Experience for an Event Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Event Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$39,000 based on 349 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Event Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$46,000 based on 125 salaries. An experienced Event Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 58 salaries. An Event Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$46,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

12%

1%

-3%

-4%

-14%

National Average: C$41,609

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Event Coordinator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Event Coordinator?

Event Coordinator in Toronto:
"Very good."
Pros: Meet a lot of good people
Cons: A lot of stress

Event Coordinator in Edmonton:
"It's cold in the winter and hot in the summer."
Pros: My job is close to my home
Cons: It's cold in the winter

Event Coordinator in Banff:
"Pay does not correlate with the high cost of living."
Pros: Walk to work.
Cons: High cost of housing, pay is typically quite low compared to housing costs.

Event Coordinator in Ottawa:
"Great to meet people!"
Pros: Meeting people, providing solutions, getting creative, interesting projects outside normal purview of event coordinator.
Cons: Difficult/demanding clients, many shifting deadlines to track.

Event Coordinator in Halifax:
"Exciting, Stressful, Creative, Networking, Budgeting."
Pros: Meeting people, the networking, being creative, the planning and brain storming.
Cons: Not much help. Need an assistant. Stressful.

Event Coordinator in Toronto:
"Review"
Pros: Working in teams, writing, marketing, independence, managing people, new ideas, creativity
Cons: Administrative duties long hours customer service

Event Coordinator in Winnipeg:
"High Stress and exciting"
Pros: organizing all the details and see everything come together for the actual events
Cons: The fast timelines with more than one event being planned at the same time

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Key Stats for Event Coordinator

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 172 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Event Coordinator Salaries

▲18%

▲10%

▲10%

National Average
C$42,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Event Coordinator Salaries



National Average
C$42,000


Event Planning
▼2%


▼5%


Microsoft Office
▼5%


Logistics
▼7%

Customer Service
▼7%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼9%

People Management
▼10%

Social Media Marketing
▼15%

Fundraising
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 172 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 28%