Event Planner Assistant Salary (United States)

The average wage for an Event Planner Assistant is $13.37 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.
Event Planner Assistant Total Pay (?
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$24,944 - $47,387
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $34,396
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Event Planner Assistant Total Pay (?
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$9.82 - $19.55
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$24,944 - $47,387  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,878  
Commission
$1,179 - $5,000  
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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$21,159 - $44,444  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 271
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.82 - $19.55  
   
Overtime
$13.40 - $29.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,878  
   
Commission
$1,179 - $5,000  
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).
)
$21,159 - $44,444  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 271
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Job Description for Event Planner Assistant
  • Coordinate pre-event details including payments, insurance, and ticket distribution.
  • Assist other internal departments including marketing and development with event preparation.
  • Coordinate day of event logistics including signage, greeting the client, staff duties and transportation.
  • Support event planner with pre-event operational planning, client management, and clerical support.
  • Help set up and clean up of events.
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Pay Difference By Location
New York
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Chicago
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National Average
$31,000
Los Angeles
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Experience Affects Event Planner Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%
National Average
$31,000

Skills That Affect Event Planner Assistant Salaries

Oral / Verbal Communication
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Event Planning
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National Average
$31,000
Event Management
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Customer Service
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
90%
female alumni
 
Male
10%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
1%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 58% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 42%
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