R250,846
Avg. Salary
R580
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Special Events Manager is R580 per hour.

The average pay for a Special Events Manager is R250,846 per year.

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MEDIAN R250,846
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Salary R117,446 - R589,001
Bonus R0.00 - R44,698
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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R118,542 - R663,836
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

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.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R280,065

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

Special Events Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Special Events Manager?

Special Events Manager in Johannesburg:
"Job Satisfaction Overview."
Pros: Energetic, meaningful, challenge.
Cons: Stressful, travel, admin heavy.

Key Stats for Special Events Manager

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
11%

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 74%