Hourly Wage for
Meeting/Event Planner in the United States

How much does a Meeting/Event Planner earn hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Meeting/Event Planner in the United States is $30 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $26 and $36. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Is responsible for planning and organizing a meeting or special event for an organization. Coordinates all amenities and accommodations including site selection, food, transportation, and audio visual equipment. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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30

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27
37
31
These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly compensation for the job of Meeting/Event Planner in the United States. The average hourly rate for Meeting/Event Planner ranges from $26 to $36 with the average hourly pay of $30. The total hourly compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $27 to $37 with the average total hourly compensation of $31.
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  1. This Job:

    Meeting/Event Planner

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Meeting/Event Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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