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Average Wedding Planner Salary

$40,900
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,250
Bonus
$5,068
Commission
$150
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Wedding Planner is $40,900.
10%
$29k
MEDIAN
$41k
90%
$77k
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$29k - $77k
Bonus
$63 - $13k
Profit Sharing
$40 - $1k
Commission
$2k - $13k
Total Pay
$28k - $86k
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What Do Wedding Planners Do?

Job Satisfaction for Wedding Planner

3.9 out of 5
(17)
Highly Satisfied
2Reviews

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Wedding Planners?

Skills in Event Planning, Event Management, Design and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Organizing.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Wedding Planners?

An entry-level Wedding Planner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,305 based on 13 salaries. An early career Wedding Planner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,983 based on 87 salaries. A mid-career Wedding Planner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,635 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Wedding Planner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,980 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $45,913.
Employees with Wedding Planner in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 51.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (22.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (19.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (8.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 179 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.3%
Early Career
48.6%
Mid Career
22.9%
Experienced
14.0%
Late Career
7.3%