SPECIAL EVENTS COORDINATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$43,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$43,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
IAP Worldwide Services
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a special events coordinator make?
As a Special Events Coordinator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $43,683 per year or $21.0 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $72,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $26,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Special Events Coordinators are in Hospitality companies and Retail companies. States with the highest Special Events Coordinator salaries include New Jersey, Delaware, Hawaii, New York, and Rhode Island. The typical tenure for a Special Events Coordinator is 2.5 years.

Average Special Events Coordinator Salary By Company

Special Events Coordinator jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Special Events Coordinators are in Hospitality companies and Retail companies. Special Events Coordinators at IAP Worldwide Services and Per Mar Security and Research Corporation report the highest salaries. Companies like Broward County Sheriff's Office and JLL also report very competitive wages for Special Events Coordinators.

Average Special Events Coordinator Salary By Location

Special Events Coordinators in the United States of America make on average $43,683 a year or $21.0 per hour. Working in New York, NY as a Special Events Coordinator will pay you the highest wages at around $43,725 per year. Even an entry-level Special Events Coordinator makes $25,000 per year in New York, NY. New Jersey, Delaware, Hawaii, New York, and Rhode Island are the top 5 highest earning states for Special Events Coordinators. The lowest earning states are Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Oklahoma, and Arkansas.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
New York, NY
$43,725
2
Dover, DE
$43,647
3
Philadelphia, PA
$43,487
4
Santa Maria, CA
$43,350
5
Paterson, NJ
$43,223

Average Special Events Coordinator Salary By Industry

Wages for Special Events Coordinators can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Hospitality companies, Health Care companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Special Events Coordinators. Hospitality companies pay their Special Events Coordinators the highest wages, averaging $45,306 per year. Health Care companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $44,480 and $43,949, respectively. The types of companies that pay Special Events Coordinators the least are in the Retail industry, where the average annual salary is $40,630.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$45,306
2
Health Care
$44,480
3
Professional
$43,949
4
Retail
$40,630

RECENTLY ADDED Special Events Coordinator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Skagit/Island Counties Builders Assn.
Special Events Coordinator
10/31/2019
$41,600
Oklahoma City Community College
Special Events Coordinator
10/22/2019
$40,100
Allied Universal Security
Special Events Coordinator
10/19/2019
$35,479
Allied Universal
Special Events Coordinator
10/17/2019
$35,479
Smithsonian Institution
Special Events Coordinator
10/16/2019
$69,581
Harris County
Special Events Coordinator
10/11/2019
$43,430
Security Industry Specialists
Special Events Coordinator
10/09/2019
$70,000
Security Industry Specialists
Special Events Coordinator
09/21/2019
$70,000
University of South Carolina
Special Events Coordinator
09/11/2019
$30,348
Harris County
Special Events Coordinator
08/24/2019
$43,430
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