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Gaming Cage Workers

Also called: Cage Cashier, Cashier, Vault Cashier, Casino Cashier

What they do:
In a gaming establishment, conduct financial transactions for patrons. May reconcile daily summaries of transactions to balance books. May accept patron's credit application and verify credit references to provide check-cashing authorization or to establish house credit accounts. May sell gambling chips, tokens, or tickets to patrons, or to other workers for resale to patrons. May convert gaming chips, tokens, or tickets to currency upon patron's request. May use a cash register or computer to record transaction.
On the job, you would:
  • Follow all gaming regulations.
  • Maintain confidentiality of customers' transactions.
  • Count funds and reconcile daily summaries of transactions to balance books.

Knowledge

Math and Science
  • arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics
Business
  • customer service
Arts and Humanities
  • English language

Skills

Basic Skills
  • using math to solve problems
  • talking to others
Social
  • looking for ways to help people
  • understanding people's reactions

Abilities

Math
  • add, subtract, multiply, or divide
  • choose the right type of math to solve a problem
Verbal
  • communicate by speaking
  • listen and understand what people say

Personality

People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
They do well at jobs that need:
  • Integrity
  • Attention to Detail
  • Dependability
  • Self Control
  • Cooperation
  • Stress Tolerance

Technology

You might use software like this on the job:

Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
Word processing software
  • Corel WordPerfect software
  • Microsoft Word

Education

Education: (rated 2 of 5)
high school diploma/GED
usually needed

Job Outlook

Below Average Outlook
New job opportunities are less likely in the future.
Salary
$24,660
per year, on average
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