Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

7.6/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
8%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
17.8%
by 2031
WAGES
$49,470
or $23.78 hourly
VOLUME
98,150
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 8% (Totally Safe)

More information on what this score is, and how it is calculated
Qualities required for this occupation:
Social Perceptiveness
Originality
Persuasion
Negotiation
Assisting and Caring for Others
Key
very important
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What do you think the risk of automation is?

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners' job openings is expected to rise 17.8% by 2031
'Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners' is expected to be a very fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners' was $49,470, or $23.78 hourly
'Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners' are paid 8.1% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as meeting, convention, and event planners?

As of 2021 there were 98,150 people employed as Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners within the United States.
This represents around 0.07% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners.

Job description

Coordinate activities of staff, convention personnel, or clients to make arrangements for group meetings, events, or conventions.

SOC Code: 13-1121.00

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Comments

Teca Arantes (No chance) says
Since this is a job that depends highly on creativity, I think there is little chance that AI will replace it in the near future... I am not saying that this cannot change in ten or twenty years, mind you... AI is changing rappidly and we cannot predict to what extent the development of this kind of intelligence it will attain.
Oct 30, 2019 at 10:31 PM

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