Career Outlook for Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Also known as:
Certified Meeting Professional, Conference Organizer, Conference Planner, Conference Planning Manager, Conference Services Director, Conference Services Manager, Convention Planner, Convention Services Manager, Corporate Meeting Planner, Event Planner

The overall job outlook for Meeting, Convention, or Event Planner careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 216.97 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 13.56 percent per year. Demand for Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners is expected to go up, with an expected 39,700 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 4.02 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners in the following states

California 15,880
New York 9,490
Florida 7,480
Texas 7,400
Pennsylvania 4,360
Illinois 4,300
Virginia 3,740
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Alaska
50
Wyoming
90
Guam
120
West Virginia
170
North Dakota
210
South Dakota
240
Mississippi
240