Median hourly tips:
$12.40 Median base hourly pay:
$7.20 Total hourly income:
$19.60 Total hourly income from tips:
63 percent Estimated employment:
Gaming dealers operate casino gaming tables, such as blackjack, craps, and roulette. In addition to knowing the rules of the games they watch over, gaming dealers must be skilled in customer service. Dealers receive 63 percent of their income through tips, given by players in the form of tokens. With more states legalizing gambling and the growing popularity of Indian casinos and racinos, employment in gaming services is projected to grow by 14 percent between 2008 and 2018, according to the BLS.
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