Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner Salary Information in Dayton, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of meeting, convention, and event planners in Dayton, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of meeting, convention, and event planners in Dayton 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 Dayton, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,950
25th Percentile Wage
$37,760
50th Percentile Wage
$45,990
75th Percentile Wage
$56,340
90th Percentile Wage
$69,980

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in Dayton, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $69,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,950.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.40
25th Percentile Wage
$18.14
50th Percentile Wage
$22.11
75th Percentile Wage
$27.09
90th Percentile Wage
$33.64

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in Dayton, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $33.64. The median hourly salary is $22.11. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.40.

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
201645,9908.00%13.35%
201542,3100.07%-
201442,2802.86%-
201341,0702.97%-
201239,850--

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $45,990, Dayton is the second highest paying city for meeting, convention, and event planners in state of Ohio, following the highest paying city Cincinnati-Middletown (median annual salary of $46,130). Compared with Cincinnati-Middletown, the median annual salary of meeting, convention, and event planners in Dayton is .3 percent (.3%) lower.

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 Dayton, Ohio.