Event Planner Salary in the United States

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 September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $17 and $24. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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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 $17 to $24 with the average hourly pay of $21. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $17 to $24 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $21.

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Job Openings for Event Planner
CSAC Excess Insurance Authority -
The Meeting and Events Planner is a highly visible role which demands extensive customer service skills, ability to work independently, a high level of professionalism and sense of customer empathy ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Sentry - Stevens Point , WI
OVERVIEW We have an opportunity as a Senior Event Planner to help build better event experiences that showcase Sentry's new brand! In this role, you will support complex events for internal ...
Sentry Insurance Group - 3 days ago
ENTRY LEVEL EVENT PLANNER ENTRY LEVEL MARKETING This junior level position carries heavy responsibility for coordinating details for a large number of events for high profile clients. The position is ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
HirePower Personnel, Inc - Creve Coeur , MO
Primary responsibilities include: • Manage meeting planning elements for a project as directed by Deputy Director of Event Management or Lead Meeting & Event Planner • Manage and coordinate ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Hyatt - New Orleans , LA
Veterans Wanted The Hyatt Regency New Orleans is seeking a Senior Event Planning Manager to join our exciting and fun Events team. We are conveniently located in the downtown area near Champions ...
Hirepurpose - 7 days ago
Don Quixote - Los Angeles , CA
Availability to work weekdays (10-6PM) and occasional weekend days and evenings on event days * Work with brides/grooms, quinceañeraand corporate clients in planning a memorable experience that will ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago