Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of meeting, convention, and event planners in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare meeting, convention, and event planner salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,900
25th Percentile Wage
$39,590
50th Percentile Wage
$49,350
75th Percentile Wage
$60,800
90th Percentile Wage
$79,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. 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 $79,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid meeting, convention, and event planners is $32,900.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of meeting, convention, and event planners in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,350
-3.91% -4.11%
2016
$51,280
-11.78% -
2015
$57,320
22.54% -
2014
$44,400
-14.01% -
2013
$50,620
-1.50% -
2012
$51,380
- -

Compare Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of meeting, convention, and event planners in seven industries in the transportation and warehousing 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 air transportation industry with an annual salary $60,240. The lowest paying industry is the taxi and limousine service industry (annual salary $44,430). For detailed meeting, convention, and event planner salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Air Transportation
$60,240
Support Activities for Transportation
$59,400
Scheduled Air Transportation
$56,190
Rail Transportation
$52,830
Rail Transportation
$52,830
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$44,460
Taxi and Limousine Service
$44,430

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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