Gaming Dealers (39-3011)

Occupation description:  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 gaming equipment. Distribute winnings or collect players' money or chips. May compare the house's hand against players' hands.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 7565 -13.34 69
United States 96,90098,000 1.25,700 8,70014,510

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities. Read more.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 11.028.078.74 9.5311.2216.45
Alaska 13.8310.0810.66 13.5015.5518.89

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
745 6.834.3 21.4
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation47
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation0
UI claimants previously working in occupation12
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 99
Number of job position postings 2
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 49.5

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training