$53,013
Avg. Salary
$20.44
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,931

Bonus

$1,965

Profit Sharing

$6,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Special Events Manager is $20.44 per hour.

The average pay for a Special Events Manager is $53,013 per year.

10%
$13.18
10%
$20.44
50%
$32.35
90%
90%
MEDIAN $20.44
10%
$40k
10%
$53k
50%
$75k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $53,013
$39,510 - $74,835
$40K
$53K
$75K
MEDIAN: $53,013
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$13.18 - $32.35
$13
$20
$32
MEDIAN: $20.44
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$76K
Salary $39,510 - $74,835
Bonus $493 - $10,552
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,863
Commission $970 - $20,426
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).
)
$39,235 - $76,264
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 461
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $13.18 - $32.35
Hourly Tips $16.67
Overtime $15.46 - $56.37
Annual Data $0$76K
Bonus $493 - $10,552
Commission $970 - $20,426
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,863
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).
)
$39,235 - $76,264
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

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.

Read More...
Special Events Manager Tasks
  • Provide marketing materials, images, and follow-up information to participants and internal departments.
  • Manage and support committees or planning staff.
  • Develop and execute strategies for successful special events within budget.
  • Generate traffic and interest in the organization through timing and execution of events.

Special Events Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $53,646

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

Key Stats for Special Events Manager

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 97 votes.
5-9 years
78%
10-19 years
22%

Skills That Affect Special Events Manager Salaries



Fundraising
▲1%

National Average
$54,000

Event Management
▼1%

Organizational Development
▼1%

Marketing Communications
▼2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 97 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 9%