Event Planner with Budget Management Skills Salary

Event Planners with Budget Management skills pull down an average of $50K annually. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. While approximately one-fourth report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and the larger part have dental, as well. Work is enjoyable for Event Planners with Budget Management skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$36,246 - $74,709
$36K
$49K
$75K
MEDIAN: $48,940
10%
50%
90%

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$12.56 - $30.64
$13
$20
$31
MEDIAN: $20.11
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$0$76K
Salary $36,246 - $74,709
Bonus $492.25 - $9,807
Profit Sharing $1,027
Commission $6,000
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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$31,257 - $76,189
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 186
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $12.56 - $30.64
Hourly Tips $1.43
Overtime $16.58 - $47.67
Annual Data $0$76K
Bonus $492.25 - $9,807
Commission $6,000
Profit Sharing $1,027
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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$31,257 - $76,189
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 66

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Pay by Experience Level for Event Planner

Pay by Experience for an Event Planner has a positive trend. An entry-level Event Planner with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 134 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Event 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 107 salaries. An experienced Event Planner which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 67 salaries. An Event Planner with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 27 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,928

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Event Planners with Budget Management skills, working in the bustling city of New York has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Event Planners with Budget Management skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Boston (+44 percent), Chicago (+21 percent), San Francisco (+19 percent), and Dallas (+11 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in an Event Planner's salary, with Seattle Event Planners with Budget Management skills earning salaries that are 23 percent less than the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in Charlotte (11 percent lower) and Washington (9 percent lower).

Key Stats for Event Planner

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Event Planner Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

Experienced
▲19%

▲15%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 25%
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