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 $79,735 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $71,046 and $88,829. 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. 

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Job Description for Meeting/Event Planner III

Meeting/Event Planner III plans and organizes live and virtual meetings and events for an organization or external clients. Implements an event strategy to achieve objectives. Being a Meeting/Event Planner III researches and recommends event venues. Coordinates meeting logistics, including attendee registration, transportation, accommodations, meals, and technology. Additionally, Meeting/Event Planner III 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. The Meeting/Event Planner III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Meeting/Event Planner III typically requires 4-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Michael J. Lange, Sr. Executive Vice President, Strategic Planning and Business Development
Mistras Group, Inc. provides technology-enabled asset protection solutions worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Services, International, and Products and Systems. It offers traditional non-destructive testing, and inspection and testing program services; and engineering consulting services. The compa... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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