Average Event Planner Salary

$50,472
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$34k
MEDIAN
$50k
90%
$74k

The average salary for an Event Planner is $50,472

Base Salary
$34k - $74k
Bonus
$509 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$493 - $10k
Commission
$1k - $20k
Total Pay
$30k - $76k
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What Do Event Planners Do?

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

4.1 out of 5
(182)
Highly Satisfied
22Reviews
Based on 182 responses, the job of Event Planner has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.08 out of 5. On average, Event Planners are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
89.7%
Male
9.9%
Prefer to self-define
0.4%
This data is based on 564 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

68%

Dental

57%

Vision

48%

None

32%