NerdWallet’s Wedding Budget Calculator

See how your wedding costs add up.

Lauren SchwahnApr 30, 2021
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The price of weddings is substantial, with receptions alone expected to reach an average of $22,500 in 2021, according to wedding planning site The Knot. To help you figure out how much you’ll spend on your big day, NerdWallet’s wedding costs calculator provides a budgeting framework for the ceremony and reception, while also showing how adjusting individual expenses will affect the total.

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Don’t have time to track your expenses? Let NerdWallet show you where your money goes and find you ways to save each month.


Average wedding costs are based on data from a 2019 survey by The Knot and WeddingWire's Wedding Cost Guide.