Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Meeting Planner is $54,934
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Meeting Planners?
An entry-level Meeting Planner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,607 based on 7 salaries. An early career Meeting Planner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,349 based on 118 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Meeting Planners Do?
Meeting planners are responsible for planning and coordinating meetings and conferences. This includes performing planning and logistics tasks prior to meetings, as well as performing management and troubleshooting for meetings themselves. Duties for meeting planners generally include developing timelines and budgets, publishing brochures and other meeting materials, negotiating lodging and travel, renting event spaces, and managing speaking schedules. Being detail-oriented is essential, as …Read more
- Establishes and oversees the logistical and administrative support needs of events; may include site surveying, cash flow management, scheduling, and crowd management.
- Supervise production of printed materials and mailings.
- Assess event goals, run meetings in preparation of event, and manage profitability of client.
- Liaise between client and service providers, as well as contract negotiation.