$47,778
Avg. Salary
$18.29
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,521

Bonus

$800

Profit Sharing

$6,600

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Special Events Manager is $18.29 per hour.

The average pay for a Special Events Manager is $47,778 per year.

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$12.67
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$24.42
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$35k
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$64k
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MEDIAN $47,778
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MEDIAN: $47,778
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$0$65K
Salary $35,018 - $64,145
Bonus $0.44 - $9,946
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $3,750
Commission $3,500 - $19,000
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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$34,549 - $65,543
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 497
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $12.67 - $24.42
Hourly Tips $6.67
Overtime $21.64 - $45.15
Annual Data $0$65K
Bonus $0.44 - $9,946
Commission $3,500 - $19,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $3,750
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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$34,549 - $65,543
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 64

Job Description for Special Events Manager

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.

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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.

Special Events Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,654

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

Key Stats for Special Events Manager

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 107 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
30%

Skills That Affect Special Events Manager Salaries

National Average
$48,000

Project Management
▼1%

Budget Management
▼1%

Event Management
▼3%

Event Planning
▼4%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼4%

Marketing Communications
▼4%

Organizational Development
▼5%

Fundraising
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 107 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 12%