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Special Events Director Salary
in Arizona, United States

$76,958 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Events Director is $76,958 a year and $37 an hour in Arizona, United States. The average salary range for a Special Events Director is between $54,490 and $95,359. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Special Events Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Manages the strategy and planning of activities, and oversees staff responsible for coordinating and organizing meetings and special events and of various sizes.
  • Plans logistics and negotiates contract(s) for conferences, and/or events, with respect to budgets, speakers, entertainment, transportation, facilities, technology, equipment, logistical requirements, printing, food and beverage, and other related issues.
  • Negotiates terms and fees, and executes and administers multiple contracts with facilities, vendors, speakers, entertainers, etc., for service, in accordance with budget constraints and company policies and procedures.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Special Events Director Job Listings for Arizona, United States

Special Events - Charity Division
Dec 18
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Local Fundraising Firm
Event Marketing Coordinator / PR - College Graduates ***Management Training Provided*** Finding the ... director, telecommunications, real estate, engineering, insurance, data entry, project manager ...
Fundraiser - Local Event Team
Dec 18
Chandler, AZ, USA
Local Fundraising Firm
Recruit sponsors, participants, or volunteers for fundraising events. * Direct or supervise ... Establish fundraising or participation goals for special events or specified time periods
Event Coordinator
Jan 2
Phoenix, AZ, USA
... the events and our clients cause • Assists with special projects and other responsibilities that may be assigned • Performs other duties as assigned by the Marketing Director What the ideal ...
Entry Level Event Manager *Full Paid Training*
Oct 29
Phoenix, AZ, USA
IMMEDIATE HIRE! Entry Level Positions
Those who have a passion for marketing, advertising, special events or event planning, public ... We are experiencing phenomenal growth as a direct result of our success, and have significantly ...
Director Culinary Services / Executive Chef - Atria Heritage Sun City
Jan 17
Sun City, United States
Atria Senior Living Group, Inc.
Responsible for planning, preparation and execution of Engage Life events, special events, banquets, and theme meals. * Work closely with the Community Sales Director and community staff to market ...