A high salary does not necessarily mean high satisfaction.
After graduation, event planning graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $75,952, while the bottom 20% make closer to $31,861. The median grad salary is $49,192.
Event Planning graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in event planning is $35,977, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $45,736.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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