Pennsylvania Meeting and Convention Planners: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Meeting And Convention Planners in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Meeting Planners in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: State College, Reading and Philadelphia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Allentown, Pittsburgh and York
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Harrisburg

Salaries for Meeting Planners in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Reading and Pittsburgh

Schools for Meeting Planners in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Meeting Planners Schools in Pennsylvania

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  • Programs: AAS in Business Administration - Meeting and Event Planning, AAS in Business Administration - Hospitality Management
  • Degrees: Associate

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More Pennsylvania Meeting Planners Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Cheyney Masters 1,438
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Community College of Philadelphia Philadelphia Associate 17,334
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Drexel University Philadelphia Doctorate 20,682
Duquesne University Pittsburgh Doctorate & First Professional 10,296
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg Masters 7,053
Erie Business Center Erie Associate 287
Grove City College Grove City Bachelor 2,504
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana Doctorate 14,018
Keystone College La Plume Bachelor 1,796
Lebanon Valley College Annville Doctorate 1,936
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke Associate 6,323
Lycoming College Williamsport Bachelor 1,429
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Mercyhurst College Erie Masters 4,253
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Johnstown Associate 1,358
Pennsylvania State University-Brandywine Media Bachelor 1,646
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park Doctorate 43,252
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington Abington Bachelor 3,352
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks Reading Bachelor 2,824
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny McKeesport Bachelor 783
Robert Morris University Moon Township Doctorate 5,055
Rosemont College Rosemont Masters 940
Seton Hill University Greensburg Masters 1,991
Susquehanna University Selinsgrove Bachelor 2,039
Temple University Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 34,696
The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College Philadelphia Bachelor 488
Thiel College Greenville Bachelor 1,219
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239
Widener University-Main Campus Chester Doctorate 4,866
Yorktowne Business Institute York Associate 247

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Meeting Planners

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Meeting Planners

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Meeting Planners relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Harrisburg 290 $43290 1.46
Carlisle 290 $43290 1.46
East Stroudsburg 50 $40780 1.37
Erie 0 $32290 0
Pittsburgh 640 $42940 0.89
Reading 60 $47910 0.59
Lancaster 90 $43780 0.65
Scranton 70 $40360 0.44
Wilkes 70 $40360 0.44
Barre 70 $40360 0.44
Hazleton 70 $40360 0.44
State College 90 $41770 2.11
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