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Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

in Massachusetts

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

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
131121  Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 2,501 2,727 226 9.04 % 53 23 30 Bachelor's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Educational Services    360  14 % 410  15 % 50  13 % $60,410
Educational Services    360  14 % 410  15 % 50  13 % $60,410
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    320  13 % 380  14 % 60  18 % $65,020
Accommodation and Food Services    280  11 % 310  12 % 30  11 % $55,620
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    270  11 % 300  11 % 30  11 % $64,370
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    270  11 % 300  11 % 30  11 % $64,370
Other Services (except Government)    230  9 % 260  10 % 30  13 % $53,130
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    230  9 % 260  10 % 30  13 % $53,130
Accommodation, including Hotels and Motels    220  9 % 250  9 % 30  13 % $58,180
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    180  7 % 200  7 % 20  7 % $52,450
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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