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Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Make arrangements for group meetings, events, or conventions.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$25.36 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  17.5%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Authorize financial actions.
  • Confer with others about financial matters.
  • Confer with personnel to coordinate business operations.
  • Correspond with customers to answer questions or resolve complaints.
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Job Title Examples:

Conference Planning Manager
Conference Services Manager
Convention Services Manager (CSM)

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