Event Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$43,000
$24,000
$43,000
$76,000
Event Specialists in the United States make an average salary of $43,401 per year or $20.87 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $24,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $76,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts provide the highest Event Specialist salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Boston, MA
$48,916
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Map of Event Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Event Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Event Specialist Salary By Location

While an Event Specialist can average a salary of $43,401 per year, or $20.87 per hour, there are many opportunities for Event Specialists to make more. For example, in New York, NY you might make $56,942 per year. Other high-paying locations include Redwood City, CA, Boston, MA and Portland, ME. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to New York, NY where the average starting salary is $29,000. The highest paying states for Event Specialists include New York, New Jersey and Rhode Island. Meanwhile, Georgia, South Carolina, and Wyoming offer the lowest salaries.

Average Event Specialist Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as an Event Specialist, being employed by a company such as Abbott or IEEE would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like SAS Institute and Splunk also report highly competitive salaries for Event Specialists.

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Event Specialist Salary History

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Event Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Event Specialist can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Event Specialist Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Nelson's Catering Inc.
Nelson's Catering Inc.
Delivery and Catering Event Specialist
Delivery and Catering Event Specialist
Delivery and Catering Event Specialist
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$22,957
$22,957
06/26/2020
Economic Inclusion Project & Events Specialist
Economic Inclusion Project & Events Specialist
06/17/2020
06/17/2020
$41,364
$41,364
06/17/2020
Virtual Events Specialist
Virtual Events Specialist
06/11/2020
06/11/2020
$49,566
$49,566
06/11/2020
Nelson's Catering Inc.
Nelson's Catering Inc.
Delivery and Catering Event Specialist
Delivery and Catering Event Specialist
Delivery and Catering Event Specialist
05/23/2020
05/23/2020
$22,957
$22,957
05/23/2020
Kern Comunity College District
Kern Comunity College District
Scheduling and Events Specialist, Short-Term/Temporary
Scheduling and Events Specialist, Short-Term/Temporary
Scheduling and Events Specialist, Short-Term/Temporary
05/10/2020
05/10/2020
$34,102
$34,102
05/10/2020
Pro Sports Club
Pro Sports Club
Club Events Specialist
Club Events Specialist
Club Events Specialist
03/09/2020
03/09/2020
$28,175
$28,175
03/09/2020
Nelson's Catering Inc.
Nelson's Catering Inc.
Catering Event Specialist
Catering Event Specialist
Catering Event Specialist
03/04/2020
03/04/2020
$22,957
$22,957
03/04/2020
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
Event Specialist
Event Specialist
Event Specialist
03/04/2020
03/04/2020
$22,957
$22,957
03/04/2020
Events Specialist
Events Specialist
02/27/2020
02/27/2020
$40,414
$40,414
02/27/2020
Event Specialist Inside BJ's Wholesale Club
Event Specialist Inside BJ's Wholesale Club
02/26/2020
02/26/2020
$31,305
$31,305
02/26/2020