Gaming Change Persons and Booth Cashiers

General Information

Description

Exchange coins, tokens, and chips for patrons' money. May issue payoffs and obtain customer's signature on receipt. May operate a booth in the slot machine area and furnish change persons with money bank at the start of the shift, or count and audit money in drawers.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit94.65%
  2. Private, not for profit2.00%
  3. State and local government1.68%
  4. Self-employed1.04%
  5. Federal government0.36%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure

Industry areas

  • Gambling Industries
  • Traveler Accommodation
  • Spectator Sports
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$23,820

State-by-state Salary

Gray states indicate no data available

$33,020
$18,210
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • High school 74%
  • Less than high school 12%
  • Some college 9%
  • Bachelor's degree 2%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Associate's degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%
  • Post-secondary certificate 0%

Knowledge

  • Customer and Personal Service
  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Education and Training
  • Computers and Electronics

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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