Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for organizers in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:

  • There are over 44,572 organizers currently employed in the United States.
  • 53.2% of all organizers are women, while 46.8% are men.
  • The average age of an employed organizer is 42 years old.
  • The most common ethnicity of organizers is White (59.5%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (18.1%), Black or African American (11.1%) and Asian (6.4%).
  • Organizers are most in-demand in Seattle, WA.
  • The retail industry is the highest-paying for organizers.
  • New York, NY pays an annual average wage of $64,475, the highest in the US.
  • In 2021, women earned 99% of what men earned.
  • 10% of all organizers are LGBT.
  • New York is the best state for organizers to live.
  • Organizers are 45% more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.

Organizer Statistics By Gender

53.2% of organizers are women and 46.8% of organizers are men.

  • Female, 53.2%
  • Male, 46.8%

Organizers By Gender

GenderPercentages
Female53.2%
Male46.8%

Gender Pay Gap For Organizer

Women Earn 99¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men

male-income
Male Income
$55,064
female-income
Female Income
$54,671

Organizer Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the organizer position over time.

Male
Female
100%
80%
60%
40%
20%
0%
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019

Organizer Gender By Year

YearMaleFemale
201047.31%52.69%
201142.89%57.11%
201244.85%55.15%
201347.16%52.84%
201446.28%53.72%
201540.69%59.31%
201643.95%56.05%
201749.38%50.62%
201847.73%52.27%
201947.20%52.80%

Organizer Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, public health worker and rehabilitation engineer have the biggest difference in gender.

Job TitleMaleFemale
Breastfeeding Educator2%98%
Certified Lactation Counselor3%97%
Lactation Specialist5%95%
Organizer47%53%
Donation Worker70%30%
Rehabilitation Engineer70%30%
Public Health Worker81%19%

Organizer Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among organizers is White, which makes up 59.5% of all organizers. Comparatively, there are 18.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.1% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

  • White, 59.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 18.1%
  • Black or African American, 11.1%
  • Asian, 6.4%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 2.5%
  • Unknown, 2.4%

Organizer Race

Organizer RacePercentages
White59.5%
Hispanic or Latino18.1%
Black or African American11.1%
Asian6.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native2.5%
Unknown2.4%

Organizer Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among organizers.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Organizer Race By Year

YearWhiteBlack or African AmericanAsianHispanic or Latino
201062.83%13.79%4.98%14.28%
201161.24%15.05%5.36%14.41%
201258.79%14.49%5.62%15.60%
201359.39%12.90%5.30%17.25%
201457.65%14.37%5.94%17.21%
201559.75%13.62%6.71%15.91%
201658.38%12.31%6.90%17.35%
201758.41%13.35%5.72%18.56%
201861.56%13.46%5.17%14.92%
201959.51%11.09%6.41%18.11%

Organizer Wage Gap By Race

Asian organizers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. White organizers have the lowest average salary at $53,501.
$60,000
$58,000
$56,000
$54,000
$52,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
EthnicitySalary
Unknown$54,204
White$53,501
Black or African American$53,935
Asian$58,505
Hispanic or Latino$54,194

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Average Age of an Organizer

We determined the average age of organizers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Organizer Age By Race

RaceMale AgeFemale Age
Black or African American44.542
Unknown39
Asian37
Hispanic or Latino3636.5
White4242
American Indian and Alaska Native35

Organizer Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of organizer employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of organizers is 40+ years old, which represents 54% of the population.

40+ years

30-40 years

20-30 years


Organizer Age

Organizer YearsPercentages
40+ years54%
30-40 years27%
20-30 years20%

Types of Organizer Degree Levels

The most common degree for organizers is bachelor's degree 62% of organizers earn that degree. A close second is high school diploma with 11% and rounding it off is master's degree with 10%.

  • Bachelors, 62%
  • High School Diploma, 11%
  • Masters, 10%
  • Associate, 10%
  • Other Degrees, 7%

Organizers By Education

Organizer DegreePercentages
Bachelors62%
High School Diploma11%
Masters10%
Associate10%
Other Degrees7%

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Organizer Wage Gap By Education

Organizers with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $59,190 annually. With a Bachelors degree, organizers earn a median annual income of $54,671 compared to $52,276 for organizers with an Associate degree.
$61,000
$59,000
$57,000
$55,000
$53,000
$51,000
$49,000
High School Diploma or Less
Master's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Some College/ Associate Degree
EducationSalary
High School Diploma or Less$50,780
Master's Degree$59,190
Bachelor's Degree$54,671
Some College/ Associate Degree$52,276

Organizer Employment Statistics

This section highlights information about where organizers work. We found most organizers work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most organizers is the non profits industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire organizers.

< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Organizer Jobs By Employer Size

Company SizePercentages
< 50 employees5%
50 - 100 employees4%
100 - 500 employees18%
500 - 1,000 employees17%
1,000 - 10,000 employees29%
> 10,000 employees27%

The Types Of Companies Organizer Work In

Employees with the organizer job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most organizers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

Education

Public

Private

Government

Organizer Jobs By Sector

Company TypePercentages
Education17%
Public33%
Private45%
Government5%

Top Industries Hiring Organizers

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ organizers. Those industries include non profits, health care and manufacturing.

Retail

Fortune 500

Non Profits

Manufacturing

Education

Organizer Turnover And Employment Statistics

Organizer Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of organizers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Organizer Unemployment Rate By Year

YearOrganizer Unemployment Rate
20106.67%
20115.73%
20127.54%
20136.55%
20145.84%
20155.71%
20165.17%
20175.23%
20185.73%
20193.88%

The Average Number of Years That Organizer Stay in a Job

By looking over 10,470 organizers resumes, we figured out that the average organizer enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 43%.

Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Organizer Tenure

Number or YearsPercentages
Less than 1 year43%
1-2 years29%
3-4 years10%
5-7 years10%
8-10 years4%
11+ years4%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Organizers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to organizers.

Job TitleLGBTJob Openings
Admissions Ambassador8.30%13,329
Organizer9.53%
Case Planner13.09%36,065
Grief Counselor13.47%27,537
Welfare Adviser14.20%11,336
Dialysis Social Worker19.71%100,651
Director-Child Abuse Therapy22.96%27,473

Organizer LGBT Demographics

ProfessionPercentages of LGBT Job Openings
Admissions Ambassador8.30%13,329
Case Planner13.09%36,065
Grief Counselor13.47%27,537
Welfare Adviser14.20%11,336
Dialysis Social Worker19.71%100,651
Director-Child Abuse Therapy22.96%27,473

Foreign Languages Spoken By Organizers

The most common foreign language among organizers is Spanish at 49.0%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 11.9% and Mandarin is the third-most popular at 6.0%.

  • Spanish, 49.0%
  • French, 11.9%
  • Mandarin, 6.0%
  • Chinese, 5.8%
  • Arabic, 3.7%
  • Other, 23.6%

Organizer Languages Spoken

Foreign LanguagePercentages
Spanish49.0%
French11.9%
Mandarin6.0%
Chinese5.8%
Arabic3.7%
Other23.6%

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Organizer Heatmaps

The amount you can make as an organizer can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of organizers is $57,387. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Organizers Earn The Most?

Organizers earn the most in New York, where the average organizer salary is $64,151. The map here shows where organizers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Which State Has The Most Organizers?

By looking through more than 10,470 resumes, we found that the most popular places for organizers are New York, NY and Chicago, IL.

Number of Organizers

Number Of Organizer Jobs By State

RankStateNumber of JobsAverage Salary
1California27$59,354
2Pennsylvania13$52,477
3New York12$64,151
4District of Columbia11$53,911
5Colorado8$49,920
6Virginia8$47,115
7North Carolina7$54,501
8Massachusetts6$48,920
9Illinois6$35,764
10Georgia5$44,203
11Wisconsin4$41,221
12Texas4$42,791
13New Jersey3$61,663
14Delaware3$51,021
15Tennessee3$45,648
16Florida3$46,431
17Kentucky3$34,580
18Ohio3$35,856
19Michigan2$58,765
20Rhode Island2$49,313
21Louisiana2$50,740
22Connecticut2$51,253
23New Hampshire2$47,598
24Washington2$49,803
25Oregon2$47,327
26Indiana2$44,499
27Oklahoma2$39,803
28Utah2$37,663
29West Virginia1$55,454
30Arkansas1$56,213
31Hawaii1$55,358
32South Carolina1$50,169
33Maryland1$50,806
34Arizona1$45,680
35Missouri1$43,685
36Alabama1$40,618
37Nevada1$38,470
38Minnesota1$42,083
39Kansas1$35,234
40Iowa1$35,029
41Wyoming0$55,266
42North Dakota0$52,722
43Alaska0$54,800
44Montana0$52,041
45South Dakota0$49,697
46Idaho0$48,464
47Mississippi0$47,686
48New Mexico0$46,048
49Vermont0$45,817
50Nebraska0$43,731
51Maine0$43,814

Organizer Demographics FAQs

How Many Organizer Are There In The Us?

There are over 41,503 Organizers in the United States.

What Percentage Of Organizers Are Black?

11.1% of Organizers are Black or African American

What Race Are Most Organizers?

Most an are White, with 59.5% of Organizers belonging to this ethnicity. 18.1% of Organizers are Hispanic or Latino, 11.1% of Organizers are Black or African American, 6.4% of Organizers are Asian, 2.5% of Organizers are American Indian and Alaska Native, and 2.4% of Organizers are Unknown

Are Organizer Jobs Male - Dominated ?

No, Organizer jobs are not male - dominated. 53% of Organizers are female, and 46% are male, so there are more female Organizers than male Organizers in the United States.

How Old Is The Average Organizer ?

The average Organizer is 42 years old. 54% of Organizers are 40+ years old or older, 27% are between the ages of 30-40 years, and 20% are between 20-30 years old

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