Career Details

Special Events Manager (Resort)

Career Overview

A special events manager at a resort is responsible for organizing and working in special events at a resort. These events may be weddings, birthday parties, or corporate events.


A four-year bachelor's degree in hospitaity management, business, or a related field will definitely help someone to obtain this position.

Salary Expectations

Low End:
High End:
$25,000 /yr
$47,000 /yr
$83,000 /yr

Recommended Courses

  • Psychology
  • Business
  • English - as much as possible!
  • Communication
  • Hospitality
  • Marketing
Future Outlook

The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.

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Work Environment

A special events manager may work in any hospitality-type setting or for a party planning organization.


Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook

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