Average Early-Career Special Events Coordinator Salary in Canada

C$41,347
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C$2,200
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The average salary for an Early-Career Special Events Coordinator in Canada is C$41,347.
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C$34k
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C$41k
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C$54k
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MEDIAN C$41,347
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Salary
C$34k - C$54k
Bonus
C$225 - C$5k
Total Pay
C$33k - C$56k

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Job Description for Special Events Coordinator

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.

Career Paths

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Special Events Coordinator
Administrative Assistant
Event Coordinator
Special Events Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Special Events Coordinator

Skills in Project Management, Event Management, Fundraising and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Event Planning.

Pay by Experience Level for Special Events Coordinator

A mid-career Special Events Coordinator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,856 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Special Events Coordinator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$53,432 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$52,050.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 49 survey responses.
Mid Career
42.9%
Experienced
40.8%
Late Career
16.3%