City Planner Salary

The average salary for a City Planner is $56,362 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$40,520 - $90,815
$41K
$57K
$91K
MEDIAN: $57,179
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50%
90%

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$19.72 - $55.92
$20
$23
$56
MEDIAN: $23.39
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$0$90K
Salary $40,520 - $90,815
Bonus $0.00 - $9,967
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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$40,769 - $90,815
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 118
Hourly Data $0$55
Hourly Rate $19.72 - $55.92
Overtime $37.24
Annual Data $0$90K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,967
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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$40,769 - $90,815
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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Job Description for City Planner

City planners are responsible for planning developmental procedures in a city and are often at the forefront of new projects as they are implemented. They are also involved in zoning and permits for their cities, so multitasking and the ability to handle several projects at a time are highly beneficial for this position.

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City Planner Tasks

  • Develop long and short term plans for land use, growth, maintenance, and revitalization.
  • Monitor relevant legislation and ensure compliance of all projects with federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Assist and make recommendations on funding allocations for programs or transportation projects.
  • Develop, design, and implement studies on transportation, air quality, housing, and population, and analyze and report on results.
  • Address social, economic, environmental, and health problems by making recommendations location improvements or zoning regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for City Planner

Pay by Experience for a City Planner has a positive trend. An entry-level City Planner with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 81 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A City Planner with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced City Planner which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 39 salaries. A City Planner with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 17 salaries.

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Key Stats for City Planner

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects City Planner Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

Experienced
▲15%

National Average
$57,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect City Planner Salaries

Adobe Photoshop
▲1%

National Average
$57,000

Public Speaking
▼4%


autodesk autocad
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 3%
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