Meeting, Convention, and Event Planner Salary Information in Oklahoma

The average annual and hourly salaries for meeting, convention, and event planners in the state of Oklahoma are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of meeting, convention, and event planners amongst Oklahoma metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners in Oklahoma

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,670
25th Percentile Wage
$26,860
50th Percentile Wage
$37,610
75th Percentile Wage
$50,650
90th Percentile Wage
$62,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for meeting, convention, and event planners in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$37,610
5.56% -3.06%
2016
$35,520
1.18% -
2015
$35,100
2.31% -
2014
$34,290
-0.38% -
2013
$34,420
-12.61% -
2012
$38,760
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners in Oklahoma Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of meeting, convention, and event planners in some Oklahoma cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of meeting, convention, and event planners in state of Oklahoma ranges from $19,410 to $42,480. The highest paying area for meeting, convention, and event planners in Oklahoma is Tulsa with a median annual salary of $42,480. The second highest paying city/area in Oklahoma State is Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $42,360). The lowest paying area is Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $19,410.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tulsa
$42,480
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$42,360
Oklahoma City
$36,330
Fort Smith
$33,450
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$26,940
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$19,410




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