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Special Events Planner Salary
in Virginia, United States

$43,433 (USD)

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Last updated: April 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Events Planner is $43,433 a year and $21 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Special Events Planner is between $32,520 and $52,492. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Special Events Planner. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Coordinates with clients or organization, develops plans for conferences, estimates costs, schedules desired facilities, communicates with catering manager to plan for food and entertainment, assists with group travel arrangements, and/or collaborates with client and/or assists in preparation of information packets for conference attendees.
  • Handles all of the logistical aspects of events, from small meetings to large conferences.
  • Manages communications and tracks and creates correspondence.
Special Events Planner Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

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Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Special Events Planner Job Listings for Virginia, United States

Special Events
Apr 11
Richmond, VA, USA
Evolution Concepts
This position is considered to be a crucial member of the Special Events team and reports directly ... Event Planning * Cosmetic backgrounds * Fashion experience Entry Qualifications: * Bachelor ...
Event Planner
Feb 14
Dumfries, VA, USA
... for events such as accommodation and transportation for participants, training facilities, catering, special needs requirements, childcare, transportation and curriculum: · Reviews estimates ...
Corporate Services and Events Manager
Mar 22
Fairfax, VA, USA
Volunteer Center of Fairfax Co
... planning and running the events. Current VF special events include: o Give Together - A Family Volunteer Day (January) o The Fairfax County Volunteer Service Awards Breakfast (April) o ...
Event Manager
Apr 2
Kayo Conference Series
Responsibilities (1) Project Manager - Event planning and execution - Coordinating vendors ... events (4) Special Projects - Lead project manager on special projects that may arise ...
Event Coordinator (Marketing Division)
Apr 11
Bon Air, VA, USA
Evolution Concepts
... Special Events Local Event Promotions firm is seeking 1-2 event promotions coordinators to manage ... Planning · Cosmetic backgrounds · Fashion experience Requirements · You must actually be ENTRY ...
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