Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner Salary Information in Canton-Massillon, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of meeting, convention, and event planners in Canton-Massillon, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of meeting, convention, and event planners in Canton-Massillon 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 Canton-Massillon, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,350
25th Percentile Wage
$31,790
50th Percentile Wage
$38,960
75th Percentile Wage
$51,650
90th Percentile Wage
$58,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in Canton-Massillon, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $58,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $25,350.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.19
25th Percentile Wage
$15.28
50th Percentile Wage
$18.73
75th Percentile Wage
$24.83
90th Percentile Wage
$28.24

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in Canton-Massillon, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $28.24. The median hourly salary is $18.73. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.19.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201638,96015.04%12.96%
201433,100-2.45%-
201233,910--

Table 3. Compare Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner Salary in Canton-Massillon with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $38,960 in Canton-Massillon is in the middle of salary range for meeting, convention, and event planners in state of Ohio. In comparison, the annual salary of meeting, convention, and event planners in Canton-Massillon is 15.5 percent (15.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Cincinnati-Middletown and 21.0 percent (21.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Akron.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cincinnati-Middletown
$46,130
Dayton
$45,990
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$42,710
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$42,520
Toledo
$40,480
Canton-Massillon
$38,960
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$38,270
Columbus
$34,480
Akron
$30,780

See also: Top paying jobs in Canton-Massillon, Ohio.