Gambling Dealers

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What do they do?

Operate table games. Stand or sit behind table and operate games of chance by dispensing the appropriate number of cards or blocks to players, or operating other gambling equipment. Distribute winnings or collect players' money or chips. May compare the house's hand against players' hands.

Also known as:

Black Jack Dealer, Blackjack Dealer, Card Dealer, Casino Dealer, Casino Games Dealer, Craps Dealer, Dealer, Dice Dealer, Dual Rate Dealer, Games Dealer, Gaming Dealer, Gaming Host, Poker Dealer, Table Game Dealer, Table Games Dealer, Twenty-One Dealer

Typical Wages

Annual wages for Gambling Dealers in United States

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Projected Growth Rate

Employment of Gaming Dealers is projected to grow 4 percent from 2018 to 2028, more slowly than average compared to all occupations.

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Projected Employment

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Projected Employment Rankings For All United States:

  • 4.2%

    Percent Change

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  • 15,500

    Annual Projected Job Openings

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Education Level

  • Doctorate or Professional Degree (0.8%)
  • Master's degree (1.9%)
  • Bachelor's degree (15.8%)
  • Associate's degree (9.8%)
  • Some college, no degree (28.3%)
  • High school diploma equivalent (34.3%)
  • Less than high school diploma (9.1%)

Percent of workers in this field

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People in this career often have these skills:

  • Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively.
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People in this career often know a lot about:

  • Customer and Personal Service - Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Mathematics - Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
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People in this career often have talent in:

  • Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Oral Expression - The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Speech Recognition - The ability to identify and understand the speech of another person.
  • Speech Clarity - The ability to speak clearly so others can understand you.
  • Near Vision - The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
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Activities: what you might do in a day

People in this career often do these activities:

  • Conduct gaming transactions.
  • Greet customers, patrons, or visitors.
  • Conduct amusement or gaming activities.
  • Inspect equipment to ensure proper functioning.
  • Maintain financial or account records.
  • Monitor operational quality or safety.
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This page includes data from:

O*NET OnLine Career data: O*NET 26.3 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (“USDOL/ETA”). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA

Occupation statistics: USDOL U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics

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