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Special Events Manager Salary
in Delaware, United States

$83,339 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Events Manager is $83,339 a year and $40 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Special Events Manager is between $59,008 and $103,265. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Special Events Manager. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, 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 Manager Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Marketing Coordinator
Jan 1
Wilmington, DE, USA
Liberty Personnel
This is a sole contributor position that would include the coordination of events, logistics of marketing initiatives, working with the creative team to help manage marketing timelines, and really ...
Asst Director of Admissions, Marketing & Comm. Project Manager
Dec 5
Newark, DE, USA
The University of Delaware
... special events for multicultural outreach, international initiatives, etc.). • Collaborate ... develop and manage communication plans. • Support the communication specialist with content ...
Promotional Events and Sales Representative
Jan 11
Camden, DE, USA
Immediate Hire
Promotional Event and Branding Firm-NOW INTERVIEWING Looking for more of a challenge or chance to ... Experience managing projects and working with deadlines is recommended * Familiarity with ...
Office Manager
Jan 3
New Castle, DE, USA
We make way for play - Attend wine and cheese gatherings and hit up our favorite events, from drift ... The Employee Experience - You help keep our culture special! * You have a standing seat on the ...
Marketing and Fundraising Specialist
Nov 23
Wilmington, DE, USA
Del-Mar-Va Council
... special events. * Provide direction to volunteer fundraisers to include the preparation and distribution of event campaign progress reports. * Perform market and donor research using Blackbaud CRM ...