Average Special Events Manager Salary

$53,606
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$38k
MEDIAN
$54k
90%
$76k

The average salary for a Special Events Manager is $53,606

Base Salary
$38k - $76k
Bonus
$618 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$983 - $2k
Commission
$3k - $18k
Total Pay
$38k - $78k
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What Do Special Events Managers Do?

Special Events Manager Tasks
  • 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.
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Job Satisfaction for Special Events Manager

4 out of 5
(162)
Highly Satisfied
18Reviews
Based on 162 responses, the job of Special Events Manager has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.95 out of 5. On average, Special Events Managers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
87.8%
Male
11.9%
Prefer to self-define
0.3%
This data is based on 395 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

89%

Dental

80%

Vision

69%

None

10%