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What is the average salary for Event Planners in Illinois?

Event Planners earn an average hourly wage of $24.57. Hourly wages typically start from $12.61 and go up to $39.01. Event Planners earn an average salary of $51,110 per year. Salaries typically start from $26,220 and go up to $81,140.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Event Planners in Illinois earn:

$39.01 an hour $81,140 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Event Planners in Illinois earn:

$29.92 an hour $62,230 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Event Planners in Illinois earn:

$22.79 an hour $47,390 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Event Planners in Illinois earn:

$17.35 an hour $36,090 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Event Planners in Illinois earn:

$12.61 an hour $26,220 per year

Historical salary for Event Planners in Illinois

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics