The average pay for a Special Events Coordinator is C$41,372 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$29,375 - C$54,284
C$29K
C$42K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$42,455
10%
50%
90%
C$12.77 - C$34.39
C$13
C$16
C$34
MEDIAN: C$16.20
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$57K
Salary C$29,375 - C$54,284
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,171
Profit Sharing C$1,200
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$28,742 - C$57,712
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 88
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$12.77 - C$34.39
Hourly Tips C$4.46
Overtime C$18.50
Annual Data C$0C$57K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,171
Profit Sharing C$1,200
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$28,742 - C$57,712
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Job Description for Special Events Coordinator

A special events coordinator's job revolves around planning, organizing, and promoting events for their company or employer. These events may serve a diverse range of functions, such as a fundraiser, volunteer appreciation event, or company dinner. They often plan or organize in an office setting, although they may required to perform physical tasks such as posting flyers around the city or visiting prospective event locations. Coordinators may also use social media to help promote the event.

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Special Events 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.

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Popular Skills for Special Events Coordinator

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$41,922

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Q: What is it like working as a Special Events Coordinator?

Special Events Coordinator in Calgary:
"Corporate Culture"
Pros: Dealing with people
Cons: Complaints from people

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Key Stats for Special Events Coordinator

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Special Events Coordinator Salaries

▲3%

National Average
C$42,000

▼4%

▼4%

Skills That Affect Special Events Coordinator Salaries


Marketing Communications
▲2%

National Average
C$42,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 30%