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Special Events Director Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$91,497 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Events Director is $91,497 a year and $44 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Special Events Director is between $64,785 and $113,374. 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 Connecticut, 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 Connecticut, United States

Event/ Promotions Specialist- Paid Training!
Nov 30
Hamden, CT, USA
37 Ways Inc
... direct advertising, sampling, promotions, lead generation and special events within local markets and businesses across the globe! In this entry level role, the Entry Level Events & Promotions ...
Pool Director/Head Swim Coach
Jan 15
Old Lyme, CT, USA
Old Lyme Country Club
... special events. · Arranges a schedule for private and group swim and diving lessons. · Represents the club in activities as required. · Develops an annual operating and staffing budget and take ...
CDS Part Time Product Demonstration - Closing Coordinator
Nov 13
Brookfield, CT, USA
Club Demonstration Services
Coordinate organization and execution of non-food events, road shows and special events * Confirm ... Perform other related duties as assigned or required Supervisory Responsibilities Direct Reports ...
Recreation Program Supervisor
Jan 8
New Haven, CT, USA
City of New Haven
This is administrative professional recreation work organizing and directing regular and special recreation activities and events on a citywide basis. Work involves responsibility for developing and ...
Director of Food Services
Jan 15
Greenwich, CT, USA
Brookdale Associates
... special diets and ordering al food and supplies. • Ability to effectively communicate both ... first class events for our residents, their families, potential residents, and professional ...