Meeting/Event Planner III Salary in the United States

How much does a Meeting/Event Planner III make in the United States? The average Meeting/Event Planner III salary in the United States is $81,986 as of September 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $72,805 and $91,744. Salary ranges 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Plans and organizes live and virtual meetings and events for an organization or external clients. Implements an event strategy to achieve objectives. Researches and recommends event venues. Coordinates meeting logistics, including attendee registration, transportation, accommodations, meals, and technology. Conducts rehearsals and system checks of all equipment and connectivity. Researches and maintains relationships with vendors for event support services. Coordinates budget planning and ensures that events stay within cost projections. May be responsible for planning larger or more complex events. Contributes to defining the event strategy and vision. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Typically requires 4-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    Meeting/Event Planner II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Meeting/Event Planner III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Meeting/Event Planner IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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