How Much Do Gaming Cage Workers Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

Stan T.Career, SalaryLeave a Comment

Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Gaming Cage Workers

Gaming Cage Workers in a gambling establishment, conduct financial transactions for patrons. Accept patron's credit application and verify credit references to provide check-cashing authorization or to establish house credit accounts. May reconcile daily summaries of transactions to balance books. May sell gambling chips, tokens, or tickets to patrons, or to other workers for resale to patrons. May convert gambling chips, tokens, or tickets to currency upon patron's request. May use a cash register or computer to record transaction.

Becoming One
No degree required
Job Satisfaction
Job Growth


Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$29700 per year
Hourly wage
$14 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$21,090 to $24,990 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$10 to $12 per hour

Entry-level Gaming Cage Workers with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $21,090 to $24,990 per year or $10 to $12 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Gaming Cage Workers to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $19 $39,850
Senior (Top 25%) $16 $33,330
Middle (Mid 50%) $14 $28,650
Junior (Bottom 25%) $12 $24,990
No experience (Bottom 10%) $10 $21,090

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
KY $17 $35,420
CO $17 $35,350
MD $17 $34,690
NY $16 $33,650
CA $15 $32,090
WA $15 $31,720
OR $15 $31,600
NV $15 $31,340
MI $15 $30,800
IN $15 $30,350

Another simple way to increase your salary as a Gaming Cage Worker is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like KY doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at KY might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Gaming Cage Workers are in the states of KY, CO, MD, NY and CA.

Highest paying industries

Salary by industry Annual Hourly
Traveler Accommodation $31240 $15.02
Spectator Sports $29560 $14.21
Local Government $29310 $14.09
Gambling Industries $28520 $13.71

Explore Other Careers

Don’t know which career to pursue?

Take the career quiz to find careers that match your personality type. Take The Career Quiz

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.