Average Experienced Event Planner with Event Planning Skills Salary in Canada

C$61,507
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$4,000
Bonus
C$3,500
Commission
C$6,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Event Planner with Event Planning skills in Canada is C$61,507.
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C$40k
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C$62k
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MEDIAN C$61,507
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Salary
C$40k - C$75k
Bonus
C$350 - C$9k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$6k
Commission
C$0 - C$4k
Total Pay
C$40k - C$85k

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Job Description for Event Planner

Event Planner Tasks
  • Determine logistics, including food and beverage needs and establish date(s) and alternate dates for event.
  • Identify and secure venues for events in addition to acquiring permits.
  • Coordinate transportation and parking, location support, arrangement of decor and furniture, and emergency support.

Career Paths

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Event Planner
Event Manager
Communications Coordinator
Event Coordinator
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Event Planner

Pay by Experience Level for Event Planner

An early career Event Planner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,123 based on 65 salaries. A mid-career Event Planner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$49,491 based on 47 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$72,249.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 121 survey responses.
Early Career
53.7%
Mid Career
38.8%
Late Career
7.4%