Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Event Planner/Manager make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$66,520 / yrTotal Pay
$45,562 / yrBase Pay
$20,958 / yrAdditional Pay

$66,520

 / yr
$34K$221K
Most Likely Range
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The estimated total pay for a Event Planner/Manager is $66,520 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $45,562 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 $20,958 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.

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Leading Edge Planning and Marketing

Event Planner/Manager
About 

$58K -$63K

$58K

$63K

$58,082 - $63,352 Range

US Department of Defense
4.0

US Department of Defense

Event Planner/Manager - Hourly

$25

$26

$25 - $26 Range

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
3.4

$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

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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

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

Gartner
3.9

Gartner

Senior Event Planner

$82,370

 /yr
Range: $71K - $87K

$71K

$87K

$71,241 - $87,058 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

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Event Manager in United States of America

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$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

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

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Special Events Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

$64,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Special Events Manager with 7 to 9 years of experience

$71,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Special Events Sales Manager with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$5,000/yr

9 days ago by a Events Manager with 10 to 14 years of experience

$48,500

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$1,000/yr

9 days ago by a Event Manager with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Event Planner/Manager salaries

The national average salary for an Event Planner/Manager is $57,627 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Event Planner/Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4207 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Event Planner/Manager employees.

The highest salary for an Event Planner/Manager in United States is $86,092 per year.

The lowest salary for an Event Planner/Manager in United States is $38,573 per year.

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