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Special Events Manager Salary
in Maryland, United States

$86,758 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Events Manager is $86,758 a year and $42 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Special Events Manager is between $61,429 and $107,502. 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 Maryland, 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Special Events Manager Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Special Events Assistant
Dec 10
Bethesda, United States
Working with the Special Events Manager and other members of the WALK/Special Events team this position will work with WALK database management, maintaining WALK web pages and social media pages for ...
Event Planner
Oct 15
Upper Marlboro, MD, USA
Patrice and Associates-GA
Will work closely with the Chef, Banquet Manager & Captain to ensure every detail is met and ... Planner for special events Experienced in booking events Great attention to detail Solid ...
Meetings and Events Coordinator
Dec 4
ROCKVILLE, United States
Foundation for the NIH
Oversee the life cycle of meeting, conference and special event registration including creating and managing invitations, developing the registration process and communication pieces. Manage all ...
Campaign and Event Coordinator (Entry Level)
Oct 31
Lutherville-Timonium, MD, USA
R & L
Our private marketing, promotions, advertising and special events firm is looking to expand creating a need for marketing and promotions managers. Full training is provided for the candidate that ...
CDS Part Time Shift Supervisor US
Nov 13
Baltimore, MD, USA
Club Demonstration Services
Coordinate organization and execution of non-food events, road shows and special events * Represent and perform duties of the Assistant Event Manager or Senior Shift Supervisor in any absences * May ...