The average salary for a Trade Show Manager is $61,157.
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Job Description for Trade Show Manager
Trade show managers are responsible for managing all aspects of trade show operations. They are in charge of facilitating the set-up, coordinating logistics, and removing of all trade show items after it is completed. They take part in planning and executing trade show activities from conception to cleaning duties. They lead a group of professionals by demonstrating excellent leadership skills in solving trade show issues, such as location, logistics, and installation problems. They strive to de…Read more
Trade Show Manager Tasks
- Supervise exhibit development and creation, ensuring adherence to budget goals.
- Review and select outside vendors to create exhibits or contribute to events.
- Coordinate planning and materials for execution of trade show events and exhibits, including travel arrangements.
- Oversee logos, branding, and messaging across departments.
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Popular Skills for Trade Show Manager
Skills in Event Planning, Project Management, Tradeshow Planning and Logistics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Organizing.
Pay by Experience Level for Trade Show Manager
An early career Trade Show Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,548 based on 50 salaries. A mid-career Trade Show Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,085 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Trade Show Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,144 based on 76 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,497.
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Employees with Trade Show Manager in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 40.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (22.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (13.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Clare, Michigan (42.3% less) and Loveland, Colorado (20.7% less).
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