Entry-Level Special Events Coordinator Salary

It's impossible to make it big as a Entry-Level Special Events Coordinators ; the average employee scrapes together only around $39K per year. A fair number enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to slightly more than half. Female Entry-Level Special Events Coordinators far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$30,380 - $54,817
$30K
$39K
$55K
MEDIAN: $39,489
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50%
90%

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$11.64 - $21.42
$12
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.68
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$0$54K
Salary $30,380 - $54,817
Bonus $0.00 - $6,727
Profit Sharing $9,000
Commission $9,000
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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$27,872 - $53,466
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 269
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $11.64 - $21.42
Hourly Tips $1.25
Overtime $16.05 - $37.09
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,727
Commission $9,000
Profit Sharing $9,000
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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$27,872 - $53,466
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 112

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Special Events Coordinator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,426

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

For Entry-Level Special Events Coordinators, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 30 percent greater than the national average. Entry-Level Special Events Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in New York (+26 percent), Boston (+17 percent), Chicago (+13 percent), and San Diego (+11 percent). The lowest-paying market is Denver, which sits 15 percent below the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Houston (12 percent less) and Seattle (7 percent less).

Key Stats for Special Events Coordinator

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Special Events Coordinator Salaries

Social Media Marketing
▲4%


▲2%

Budget Management
▲2%

Organizational Development
▲2%


National Average
$38,000

Event Management
▼1%

Project Management
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Marketing Communications
▼3%

Organizing
▼4%

Sales
▼5%

Media / Public Relations
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 18%
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