Event planner earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Event planner salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $50,299
Alabama $40,689
Arkansas $38,647
Arizona $38,107
California $53,100
Colorado $48,210
Connecticut $56,470
District of Columbia $65,090
Delaware $47,160
Florida $45,130
Georgia $48,370
Guam $35,740
Hawaii $56,368
Iowa $39,244
Idaho $35,845
Illinois $42,196
Indiana $36,590
Kansas $41,500
Kentucky $37,573
Louisiana $39,100
Massachusetts $52,480
Maryland $55,760
Maine $43,730
Michigan $45,530
Minnesota $51,130
Missouri $42,390
Mississippi $37,700
Montana $37,610
North Carolina $42,520
North Dakota $45,360
Nebraska $44,270
New Hampshire $45,690
New Jersey $61,750
New Mexico $34,270
Nevada $43,320
New York $60,510
Ohio $48,590
Oklahoma $42,030
Oregon $46,240
Pennsylvania $39,369
Puerto Rico $22,710
Rhode Island $52,940
South Carolina $36,860
South Dakota $35,450
Tennessee $41,170
Texas $49,080
Utah $41,680
Virginia $57,980
Vermont $45,260
Washington $49,690
Wisconsin $44,610
West Virginia $41,210
Wyoming $42,700

How do event planner salaries compare to similar careers?

Event planners earn about the same as related careers in Utah. On average, they make less than meter readers but more than hazardous materials removal workers.

Career Median Salary
Meter reader salary $49K
Private detective salary $39K
Correctional officer salary $44K
Substance abuse social worker salary $43K
Wedding planner salary $42K
Event planner salary $42K
Locksmith salary $45K
Family social worker salary $39K
Sign language interpreter salary $42K
Hazardous materials removal worker salary $41K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)