Special Events Manager with Project Management Skills Salary
Median pay for Special Events Managers with Project Management skills lies in the neighborhood of $50K annually. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. For the most part, Special Events Managers with Project Management skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Women account for the majority of Special Events Managers with Project Management skills who took the survey — 88 percent to be exact. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by most, and a strong majority earn vision coverage. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
|Salary||$36,644 - $75,191|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $10,768|
|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).)
|$36,427 - $75,377|
|Hourly Rate||$12.87 - $30.36|
|Overtime||$19.63 - $54.63|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $10,768|
|Total Pay (||$36,427 - $75,377|
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Pay by Experience Level for Special Events Manager
Pay by Experience for a Special Events Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Special Events Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 76 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Special Events Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Special Events Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 33 salaries. A Special Events Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 9 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
For Special Events Managers with Project Management skills, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 35 percent greater than the national average. Special Events Managers with Project Management skills will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+16 percent) and Washington (+9 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in a Special Events Manager's salary, with Denver Special Events Managers with Project Management skills earning salaries that are 24 percent less than the national average. Employers in Chicago and New York also lean toward paying below-median salaries (5 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).
Key Stats for Special Events Manager
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