Wedding Coordinator Salary

Commissions constitute a big slice (about two in five on average) of overall compensation for Wedding Coordinators, and the median take-home for this group lies near $34K. The majority of Wedding Coordinators claim high levels of job satisfaction. Although slightly more than half have medical coverage and slightly less than a third have dental coverage, just under one-half claim no health benefits at all. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$24,774 - $48,842
$25K
$35K
$49K
MEDIAN: $34,520
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$10.13 - $24.57
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MEDIAN: $14.47
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$24,774 - $48,842  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
Profit Sharing
$1,003  
Commission
$13,125  
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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$23,376 - $53,107  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.13 - $24.57  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$15.78 - $35.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
   
Commission
$13,125  
Profit Sharing
$1,003  
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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$23,376 - $53,107  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59

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Job Description for Wedding Coordinator

  • Plan, organize, and coordinate all events by using a personal expression of each client and turning their vision into reality.
  • Maintain well documented, accurate, organized and up-to-date file management.
  • Service the market segment for catering, billing, menu, and social arrangements as contracted to ensure an above and beyond client experience.
  • Solicit, sell, and detail weddings through direct sales efforts to ensure budgeted financial results are achieved and exceeded.

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Pay by Experience Level for Wedding Coordinator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $33K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $36K on average. For Wedding Coordinators, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $42K. For some reason, Wedding Coordinators with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $37K.

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Key Stats for Wedding Coordinator

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Wedding Coordinator Salaries

Experienced
▲25%

Late-Career
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$34,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Wedding Coordinator Salaries

Event Management
▲14%

Event Planning
▲3%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲2%

National Average
$34,000

Customer Service
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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