Planner Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$62,000
$46,000
Min 10%
$62,000
Median 50%
$86,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a planner make?
The national average salary for a Planner in the United States is $63,042 per year or $30.31 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 40,000. The top 10 percent earn over $86,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $46,000 annually. Construction companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Planners. The best states for high paying Planner jobs are California, Oregon, Washington, Maine, and Alaska. The typical tenure for a Planner is 2.9 years.
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Average Planner Salary By Location

Planners in the US makes an average salary of $63,042 per year or $30.31 per hour. Planners make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $93,151 per year. The San Francisco, CA average entry-level salary for Planners is $62,000. California, Oregon, Washington, Maine, and Alaska are the states with the highest payscale for Planners. Alabama, Oklahoma, Wyoming, Georgia, and Arkansas have the lowest reported salaries for Planners.

Map of Planner Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Planners earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Planner Salary By Company

If you are a Planner, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Construction companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Planners are Microsoft and Credit Suisse. Also, companies like Apple and NetApp pay their Planners very well.
Company
Average Salary
$114,125
$114k
$107,191
$107k
$102,259
$102k
$98,213
$98k
$97,719
$98k
$97,619
$98k
$97,135
$97k

Average Planner Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Planner works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Hospitality companies, Professional companies, and Technology companies pay their Planners well. Hospitality companies pay Planners an average salary of $65,990, Professional companies pay $65,979, and Technology companys come in at $64,534. At $58,994, the average salary for Planners in the Construction industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Hospitality
Hospitality
$65,990
$66k
Professional
Professional
$65,979
$66k
Technology
Technology
$64,534
$65k
Transportation
Transportation
$62,058
$62k
Retail
Retail
$61,675
$62k
Energy
Energy
$61,609
$62k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$61,315
$61k
Construction
Construction
$58,994
$59k

Planner Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Planner Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Planner II
04/29/2020
$51,248
Maryland National Capital Park
Planner (14038, Grade 18)
04/28/2020
$47,692
Campaign Planner
04/10/2020
$50,000
Paraplanner
04/08/2020
$65,000
City of Cedar Falls
Planner III
04/04/2020
$64,130
National Older Worker Career Center
Recreation Planner
03/28/2020
$93,915
Staffworks
Planner/Anaylst
03/23/2020
$33,392
Planner III (Open Until Filled)
03/19/2020
$90,000
1St. Shift Procurement Planner
03/18/2020
$54,262
Planner/Estimator/Spec Writer
03/13/2020
$41,740
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