Event organizers value their happiness above average. At CareerExplorer, we conducted an ongoing survey with millions of people and asked them how satisfied they are with their careers. It turns out that event planners rate their professional happiness at 3.5 out of 5 stars, which places them in the top 29% of races. There's no doubt that being a wedding planner can be fun and incredibly rewarding. Going to catering and cake tastings, choosing bedding and helping customers decide the perfect centerpieces are absolutely enjoyable activities. Seeing months of hard work coming together on a perfect wedding day is one of the most rewarding experiences many wedding planners experience in their careers. But why are event planners so happy? Here are 7 reasons why event planners are content with their profession: 1. They are the go-to person - During the execution of the event, planners are the person to go to to resolve any unforeseen changes or obstacles. It's fast and intense work sometimes, but the feeling of accomplishment after a big event is priceless.