Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Special Events Manager is $53,606
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Special Events Managers?
An entry-level Special Events Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,638 based on 10 salaries. An early career Special Events Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,029 based on 217 …Read more
What Do Special Events Managers Do?
Special events managers are required for businesses that host events for customers, potential customers, and employees. They are most commonly found in companies whose business involves public performances or other public events. This includes theaters, sporting venues, and concert halls. Special events managers must be very organized and aware of what people are interested in seeing.
Special events managers are required to work with many different people in performing their job. They must …Read more
- Develop and execute strategies for successful special events within budget.
- Generate traffic and interest in the organization through timing and execution of events.
- Provide marketing materials, images, and follow-up information to participants and internal departments.
- Manage and support committees or planning staff.