Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Event Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$38,375 / yrTotal Pay
$36,369 / yrBase Pay
$2,006 / yrAdditional Pay

$38,375

 / yr
$29K$52K
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The estimated total pay for a Event Specialist is $38,375 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $36,369 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,006 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Event Coordinator

$52,375 /yr
Event Coordinator
$64,402 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Event Specialist

Some related job titles are Event Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $52,375, Event Manager Salaries with median pay of $64,375, Event Planner Salaries with median pay of $61,910, Event Planning Salaries with median pay of $57,044.

Top Paying Companies

For an Event Specialist in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Event Specialist in United States. Employers include Adobe, Rapid7 and UKG.

1
Adobe
$64,689/yr
3
UKG
$59,357/yr
4
IBM
$56,742/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For an Event Specialist in United States

The top 5 paying industries for an Event Specialist in United States are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $48,268, Information Technology with a median total pay of $48,009, Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $46,162, Healthcare with a median total pay of $41,540, and Manufacturing with a median total pay of $41,419.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$48,268

    15% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$48,009

    15% Higher than other industries

  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$46,162

    11% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$41,540

    2% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$41,419

    1% Higher than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

The top paying company in Energy, Mining & Utilities for Event Specialist is Arcadia.

ArcadiaArcadia$48,268/yr

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Events Coordinator

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$25,400

/yr

$25K | $400

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
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Event Coordinator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$45,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Event Coordinator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$39,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
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Development Events Coordinator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$41,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
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Events Coordinator

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$38

/hr

$18 | $20

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4-6 years
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Event Coordinator

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$39,000

/yr

$38K | $1K

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
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Event Coordinator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$55,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
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Event Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Event Specialist is $36,369 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Event Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1902 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Event Specialist employees.

The highest salary for an Event Specialist in United States is $48,157 per year.

The lowest salary for an Event Specialist in United States is $27,466 per year.

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