The average pay for a Mid-Career Event Planner is $49,980 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Contract Negotiation and Budget Management.

$36,153 - $72,668
(Median)
$36K
$50K
$73K
MEDIAN: $49,979
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$13.85 - $39.73
(Median)
$14
$21
$40
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$36,153 - $72,668  
   
Bonus
$492.25 - $9,744  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,068  
Commission
$494.05 - $20,273  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,604 - $75,603  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 285
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.85 - $39.73  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.45  
Overtime
$5.11 - $48.18  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$492.25 - $9,744  
   
Commission
$494.05 - $20,273  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,068  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$34,604 - $75,603  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 92
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Skills That Affect Event Planner Salaries

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 13%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Organizing
up arrow 4%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 3%

Event Planning
up arrow 1%

Event Management
0%

National Average
$50,000

Sales
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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