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An Entry-Level Event Coordinator with Scheduling skills earns an average wage of $16.58 per hour.

$11.23 - $19.59
MEDIAN: $14.64

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Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $11.23 - $19.59
Hourly Tips $1.39
Overtime $20.75
Annual Data $0$41K
Bonus $2,500
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).
$23,636 - $41,117
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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.


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.

Event Coordinator Job Listings

Key Stats for Event Coordinator


95 %
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


95 %
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 41%