How much does an Event Planner make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Event Planner in the United States is $21 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $18 and $25. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Careerbuilder-US - McLean , VA
Meeting Planner Location: Remote Type: Temporary Length: 4-Months Est. Start Date: 11/17/2020 Hours ... We are seeking a dynamic events strategist who will be engaging and activating audiences through ...
Joblift GmbH (USD CPC) - 20 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club - Fredericksburg , VA
Part Time Event Specialist inside BJ's Wholesale Club Are you outgoing and enjoy talking to people? If so, you'd be a great fit for the fun world of product demonstrations! Our part time Event ...
Advantage Solutions - 4 days ago
Advantage Solutions - Henrico , VA
Part Time Event Specialist Are you outgoing and enjoy interacting with people? If promoting brand awareness through product demonstration sounds appealing, then our Part Time Job is the right fit for ...
Advantage Solutions - 20 days ago
Advantage Solutions - Fredericksburg , VA
CDS Full Time Event Manager - Product Demonstration Club Demonstration Services (CDS) is in need of an Event Manager responsible for the recruitment, hiring and supervision of in store Product ...
Advantage Solutions - Today
Your Day:** + Write event-specific planning documents, thematic frameworks, and key messaging that tell the overall SHRM story and event narrative. + Support conceptualization and implementation of ... - 36 days ago
Jushi - Manassas , VA
... event planning experience is preferred. + Cannabis experience a plus. + Excellent communication skills. + Comfortable speaking in front of a group of varying size. + Must be well organized, can ... - 33 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Event Planner in the United States. The average hourly rate for Event Planner ranges from $18 to $25 with the average hourly pay of $21. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $18 to $25 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $21.

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