Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner Salary Information in New Haven, Connecticut

The annual and hourly salary statistics of meeting, convention, and event planners in New Haven, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of meeting, convention, and event planners in New Haven is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners in New Haven, Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,840
25th Percentile Wage
$49,680
50th Percentile Wage
$68,730
75th Percentile Wage
$77,550
90th Percentile Wage
$82,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in New Haven, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.71
25th Percentile Wage
$23.89
50th Percentile Wage
$33.04
75th Percentile Wage
$37.28
90th Percentile Wage
$39.88

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in New Haven, Connecticut. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.88. The median hourly salary is $33.04. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.71.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of meeting, convention, and event planners from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,7304.82%33.10%
201565,4209.68%-
201459,09019.46%-
201347,5903.38%-
201245,980--

Table 3. Compare Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner Salary in New Haven with Other Connecticut Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $68,730, New Haven is the highest paying city for meeting, convention, and event planners in state of Connecticut, followed by Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk (median annual salary $67,980). In comparison, the median annual salary of meeting, convention, and event planners in New Haven is 1.1 percent (1.1%) higher than that in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Haven
$68,730
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$67,980
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$57,210

See also: Top paying jobs in New Haven, Connecticut.