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Event Planner salary in Houston, TX

Average Base Salary in Houston, TX

Median: 67,000
Min: $55K
Max: $76K

How Much Does a Event Planner Make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Event Planner in Houston, TX is $66,143. Event Planner salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Event Planner employees in Houston, TX.

Event Planner
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best-paying cities for Event Planner

The metropolitan areas that pay the highest salaries for software engineers are Remote, San Francisco, Washington DC, New York City and Los Angeles.
City NameAverage SalaryCompared to National Average
+ 37% (62,347)
San Francisco, CA$79,038
+ 21% (62,347)
Washington DC$78,857
+ 21% (62,347)
New York City, NY$77,131
+ 19% (62,347)
Los Angeles, CA$77,063
+ 19% (62,347)
Seattle, WA$73,833
+ 16% (62,347)
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX$68,714
+ 9% (62,347)
Houston, TX$66,143
+ 6% (62,347)
Atlanta, GA$66,125
+ 6% (62,347)
New Orleans, LA$66,000
+ 6% (62,347)

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Event Planner Salary ranges

The most common Event Planner salary in Houston, TX is between $70k - $80k.

Average Marketing salaries in Houston, TX

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Marketing Assistant$43,082
Min: $43K
Max: $43K
Marketing Specialist$52,035
Min: $52K
Max: $52K
Marketing Coordinator$52,889
Min: $44K
Max: $60K
SEO Specialist$54,000
Min: $45K
Max: $80K
Public Relations Specialist$59,286
Min: $55K
Max: $66K
Community Manager$60,375
Min: $55K
Max: $68K
Market Research Analyst$61,880
Min: $62K
Max: $62K
Marketing Associate$62,714
Min: $55K
Max: $76K
Marketing Analyst$63,455
Min: $63K
Max: $63K
Event Planner$66,143
Min: $55K
Max: $76K
Min: $60K
Max: $77K
Social Media Manager$72,538
Min: $53K
Max: $96K
Public Relations Manager$75,000
Min: $63K
Max: $94K
Marketing Project Manager$75,372
Min: $75K
Max: $75K
Content Marketing Manager$76,000
Min: $70K
Max: $87K
SEO Manager$76,400
Min: $65K
Max: $97K
Email Marketing Manager$76,667
Min: $70K
Max: $85K
Digital Marketing Manager$82,571
Min: $75K
Max: $113K
Marketing Operations Manager$86,429
Min: $67K
Max: $95K
Marketing Manager$87,000
Min: $75K
Max: $125K
Brand Manager$102,429
Min: $95K
Max: $120K
Senior Marketing Manager$105,556
Min: $90K
Max: $115K
Product Marketing Manager$113,778
Min: $105K
Max: $120K
Director of Marketing$131,667
Min: $107K
Max: $193K
Senior Product Marketing Manager$133,667
Min: $130K
Max: $143K
Director of Product Marketing$168,250
Min: $135K
Max: $200K
Vice President of Marketing$187,200
Min: $150K
Max: $238K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)$210,286
Min: $181K
Max: $269K



What does an event planner do?

Event planners work with clients and oversee the entire event process from brainstorming concepts to day-of-event logistics.

How to become an event planner?

While it's not always required, event planners set themselves up for success with a bachelor’s degree in business, communications, marketing or a related field. Early on, prospective event planners typically seek out entry-level roles like event assistant but other positions like marketing coordinator and PR specialist can also provide relevant experience.

How much does an event planner make?


The salary range for an event planner is $40K-$168K. The average salary for a Event Planner in Houston, TX is $66,143.

Career Info

Event Planner jobs in Houston, TX

Skills that affect Event Planner salaries in Houston, TX

Brand Marketing & Strategy
1% have this skill
Audience Analytics
0% have this skill
Community Management
0% have this skill
Event Marketing
0% have this skill
Email Marketing
0% have this skill
Affiliate Marketing
0% have this skill

Average Event Planner Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Event Planner make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $69,667 on average.

Recent Event Planner salaries in Houston, TX

Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $69,000
1,000+ Employees
Houston, TX
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $67,000
1,000+ Employees
Houston, TX
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $73,000
1,000+ Employees
Houston, TX
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $63,000
51-200 Employees
Houston, TX
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $76,000
51-200 Employees
Houston, TX
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $60,000
51-200 Employees
Houston, TX
Yearly Salary
A Event Planner reported a yearly salary of $55,000
51-200 Employees
Houston, TX