The salary statistics of meeting, convention, and event planners in the industry sector of finance and insurance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare meeting, convention, and event planner salaries in different industries within the finance and insurance 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 finance and insurance. 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 $104,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid meeting, convention, and event planners is $31,510.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of meeting, convention, and event planners in the industry sector of finance and insurance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of meeting, convention, and event planners in 16 industries in the finance and insurance 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 other investment pools and funds industry with an annual salary $88,560. The lowest paying industry is the other financial investment activities industry (annual salary $50,670). For detailed meeting, convention, and event planner salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Other Investment Pools and Funds|| |
|Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles|| |
|Other Insurance Related Activities|| |
|Activities Related to Credit Intermediation|| |
|Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage|| |
|Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities|| |
|Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers|| |
|Insurance Carriers and Related Activities|| |
|Insurance Carriers|| |
|Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation|| |
|Nondepository Credit Intermediation|| |
|Credit Intermediation and Related Activities|| |
|Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities|| |
|Depository Credit Intermediation|| |
|Insurance Agencies and Brokerages|| |
|Other Financial Investment Activities|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .