Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Event Planner make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$68,010 / yrTotal Pay
$47,981 / yrBase Pay
$20,029 / yrAdditional Pay

$68,010

 / yr
$27K$204K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Event Planner is $68,010 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $47,981 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $20,029 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Event Planner salary is $47,981. Salaries can range from $27,360 - $203,908. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Event Planner in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $68,010.

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$68,010 /yr
Event Planner
$78,227 /yr
Senior Event Planner
$69,578 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Event Planner?

Some related job titles are Assistant Event Planner Salaries with median pay of $60,440, Event Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $71,467, Event Manager Salaries with median pay of $73,117, Meeting/Event Planner Salaries with median pay of $76,735.

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Dave & Buster's
3.6

Dave & Buster's

Event Planner

$63,999

 /yr
Range: $61K - $77K

$61K

$77K

$60,905 - $76,900 Range

Bass Pro Shops
3.5

Bass Pro Shops

Event Planner

$59,253

 /yr
Range: $55K - $68K

$55K

$68K

$55,060 - $67,928 Range

Fox & Hound Restaurant
3.6

$51,580

 /yr
Range: $49K - $54K

$49K

$54K

$49,243 - $54,178 Range

Compass Group
3.5

Compass Group

Event Planner

$56,231

 /yr
Range: $41K - $80K

$41K

$80K

$41,016 - $79,765 Range

Marriott International
4.1

$58,625

 /yr
Range: $35K - $134K

$35K

$134K

$34,984 - $134,382 Range

Hyatt
4.0

Hyatt

Event Planner

$69,216

 /yr
Range: $62K - $77K

$62K

$77K

$62,491 - $76,968 Range

Del Frisco's Restaurant Group
3.7

$66,296

 /yr
Range: $63K - $77K

$63K

$77K

$63,116 - $77,456 Range

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FederalConference
3.3

FederalConference

Event Planner

$50,299

 /yr
Range: $50K - $57K

$50K

$57K

$50,218 - $56,810 Range

Publix
3.8

Publix

Event Planner - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $23

$13

$23

$13 - $23 Range

Gartner
3.9

Gartner

Event Planner

$69,760

 /yr
Range: $56K - $76K

$56K

$76K

$56,009 - $76,026 Range

Hines Interests Limited Partnership
4.1

$72K

$88K

$72,105 - $88,000 Range

J.P. Morgan
4.0

J.P. Morgan

Event Planner

$76,251

 /yr
Range: $67K - $90K

$67K

$90K

$66,987 - $89,858 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Event Planner

$64,295

 /yr
Range: $62K - $106K

$62K

$106K

$62,398 - $105,506 Range

Executive Touch
3.9

Executive Touch

Event Planner

$63,859

 /yr
Range: $60K - $69K

$60K

$69K

$59,972 - $69,288 Range

Lanyon
2.6

Lanyon

Event Planner

$52,183

 /yr
Range: $51K - $56K

$51K

$56K

$51,129 - $55,625 Range

Yardi Systems
4.2

Yardi Systems

Event Planner

$72,460

 /yr
Range: $50K - $81K

$50K

$81K

$49,915 - $81,264 Range

Stanford University
4.4

Stanford University

Event Planner

$77,838

 /yr
Range: $66K - $87K

$66K

$87K

$66,249 - $87,470 Range

Food Trends Catering

Event Planner - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $18 - $19

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

George Washington University
4.0

George Washington University

Event Planner - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $23 - $30

$23

$30

$23 - $30 Range

The Jam Brands
2.9

The Jam Brands

Event Planner

$41,415

 /yr
Range: $36K - $42K

$36K

$42K

$36,037 - $41,991 Range

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$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Event Planner with 1 to 3 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Event Sales Representative with less than one year of experience

$30

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Event Captain with 10 to 14 years of experience

$35,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Event Planner with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$22

/hrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Event Marketer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$158,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$28,000/yr
Stock Bonus$25,000/yr

13 days ago by a Event Marketer with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Event Planner salaries

The national average salary for an Event Planner is $51,892 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Event Planner salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 569 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Event Planner employees.

The highest salary for an Event Planner in United States is $79,470 per year.

The lowest salary for an Event Planner in United States is $33,884 per year.

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