Meeting/Event Planner I Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Meeting/Event Planner I make in District of Columbia? The average Meeting/Event Planner I salary in District of Columbia is $61,485 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $54,858 and $66,759. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in District of Columbia

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Job Description

Plans and organizes meetings and special events for an organization or for external clients. Researches and recommends event venues. Coordinates meeting logistics, including transportation, accommodations, meals, and technology. Researches and maintains relationships with vendors for catering and other event support services. Coordinates budget planning and ensures that events stay within cost projections. May assist more senior event planners in planning larger or more complex events. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $61,485 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $61,485 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $61,485 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $61,485 Date Updated January 20, 2020

Career Path for this job

  1. This Job:

    Meeting/Event Planner I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Meeting/Event Planner II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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