The salary statistics of meeting, convention, and event planners in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare meeting, convention, and event planner salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) meeting, convention, and event planners is $92,010. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid meeting, convention, and event planners is $29,250.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of meeting, convention, and event planners in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of meeting, convention, and event planners in 15 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for meeting, convention, and event planner occupations is the aerospace product and parts manufacturing industry with an annual salary $81,940. The lowest paying industry is the beverage manufacturing industry (annual salary $38,930). For detailed meeting, convention, and event planner salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing|| |
|Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing|| |
|Transportation Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing|| |
|Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing|| |
|Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing|| |
|Chemical Manufacturing|| |
|Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing|| |
|Miscellaneous Manufacturing|| |
|Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing|| |
|Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing|| |
|Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing|| |
|Beverage Manufacturing|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .