Career Details

Event Coordinator (Hospital Events)

Career Overview

An event coordinator in a hospital is responsible for organizing and planning hospital-related events. This includes checking in guests as they register, interacting with hotels and printing companies to prepare for the event, and dealing with all of the accounting associated with the event.

Education

A four-year bachelor's degree in hospitality management, business, marketing, advertising, communications, or a related field will likely be required to obtain this position.

Salary Expectations

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

Recommended Courses

  • Psychology
  • Business
  • English - as much as possible!
  • Communication
  • Graphic Arts
  • 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

An event coordinator may work in any large organization that holds large events.

Schools
References

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

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