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Special Events Coordinator Salary
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$61,426 (USD)

Average Salary

$30/hr

Average Hourly

$1,818

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Events Coordinator is $61,426 a year and $30 an hour in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Special Events Coordinator is between $44,680 and $75,363. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Special Events Coordinator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Arranges and facilitates special events and activities, and controls an event from conception to clean up.
  • Coordinates details of events such as conferences, weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, charity events, surprise parties, trade shows, sales meetings, business meetings, employee appreciation events, and virtual events.
  • Conducts research, scouts venues, assists in negotiations for space contracts, secures event space, and visits venue to plan, create, and revise room layout.
  • Schedules speakers, vendors, and participants; and books talent, including musicians, bands, and disc jockeys.
Special Events Coordinator Job Prevalence in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Job family: Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Job family population: 102,420

Estimated population of Special Events Coordinator jobs: 47,825

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$71,209
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Description: Philadelphia, known colloquially as Philly, is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2018 census-estimated population of 1,584,138. Since 1854, the city has been coterminous with Philadelphia County, the most populous county in Pennsylvania and the urban core of the eighth-largest U.S. metropolitan statistical area, with over 6 million residents as of 2017. Philadelphia is also the economic and cultural anchor of the greater Delaware Valley, located along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers, within the Northeast megalopolis. The Delaware...

Special Events Coordinator Job Listings for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Marketing Coordinator- Fashion District Philadelphia
Jun 27
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust
Manage the details of the property's Special Events and On-going Marketing Programs including event preparation, coordination, administration, promotion, staff communication, on-site supervision, and ...
Project Coordinator-Wayne, PA
Jul 16
Wayne, PA, USA
The Columbus Organization
... event planning. Responsibilities Include: 1. Complete projects and special assignments by ... coordination including but not limited to venue research and contracting, catering arrangements ...
Event Coordinator
Jun 27
South Brunswick Township, NJ, USA
Premier Personnel Group
A client in South Brunswick is looking for an Event Coordinator to join their team! In this role, you will be responsible for: * Building and maintaining event registration sites using Cvent
Senior Convention Services Manager
Apr 26
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Interstate Hotels & Resorts
... or special event. They may sign contractual agreements and usually keep records of all ... As well as via phone and email while coordinating group details. + Attention to detail and ...
Event Operations Manager
Apr 29
Allentown, PA, USA
Jaindl Enterprises
... bar and events including set up, bar stocking, coordination with the culinary team, service ... Licenses | Certificates | Special Requirements A valid Class C Pennsylvania Driver's License.

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Events Coordinator is $61,426 a year and $30 an hour in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Special Events Coordinator is between $44,680 and $75,363. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Special Events Coordinator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Special Events Coordinator Job Listings for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Marketing Coordinator- Fashion District Philadelphia
Jun 27
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust
Manage the details of the property's Special Events and On-going Marketing Programs including event preparation, coordination, administration, promotion, staff communication, on-site supervision, and ...
Project Coordinator-Wayne, PA
Jul 16
Wayne, PA, USA
The Columbus Organization
... event planning. Responsibilities Include: 1. Complete projects and special assignments by ... coordination including but not limited to venue research and contracting, catering arrangements ...
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