How Much do Casino Dealers Make?

Do casino dealers make a lot of money? What is the average pay for casino dealers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, casino dealers in the United States earn an average of $23,980 a year, equivalent to $11.53 an hour. Casino dealers make 55% less than the average American worker.

Casino dealers in Washington are the best paid, making $41,690 a year, while casino dealers in Nevada make the least at $18,750.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
  • This includes reported tips. It's very likely that a percentage of tips are not reported so real wages are probably higher
Casino Dealer Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $17.49 $36,370
75th $11.89 $24,720
50th $10.22 $21,260
25th $8.93 $18,570
10th $8.19 $17,040
Casino Dealer Wages by State

In what states do casino dealers make the most? In what states do casino dealers make the least?

In the map below, green represents higher pay and red represents lower pay. Keep scrolling down to see a table with the average wages in each state.

State Hourly Annually
Arizona $12.58 $26,160
California $13.19 $27,430
Colorado $11.87 $24,680
Florida $11.32 $23,540
Georgia $12.21 $25,400
Idaho $12.27 $25,520
Illinois $10.23 $21,280
Indiana $10.61 $22,080
Iowa $9.64 $20,050
Kansas $9.23 $19,200
Louisiana $10.54 $21,920
Maryland $10.74 $22,340
Massachusetts $12.82 $26,670
Michigan $12.02 $24,990
Minnesota $12.24 $25,470
Mississippi $9.12 $18,980
Missouri $12.01 $24,970
Nevada $9.01 $18,750
New Hampshire $11.57 $24,060
New Jersey $11.27 $23,440
New Mexico $9.55 $19,870
New York $15.21 $31,630
North Dakota $12.78 $26,580
Ohio $11.28 $23,470
Oklahoma $10.83 $22,530
Oregon $12.46 $25,910
Pennsylvania $10.09 $20,990
South Carolina $10.57 $21,990
South Dakota $15.23 $31,680
Texas $12.39 $25,770
Washington $20.05 $41,690
West Virginia $9.59 $19,950
Wisconsin $9.11 $18,940
Metro Areas Where Casino Dealers Earn the Most
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Seattle, WA $20.92 $43,510
Duluth, MN $16.57 $34,470
Fargo, ND $16.13 $33,560
Kansas City, MO $15.26 $31,740
Bismarck, ND $14.62 $30,410
Colorado Springs, CO $13.65 $28,390
Yakima, WA $13.53 $28,130
San Diego, CA $13.32 $27,710
Los Angeles, CA $13.02 $27,080
San Francisco, CA $12.86 $26,750
Casino Dealer Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $11.53 $23,980
2018 $11.09 $23,070
2017 $11.02 $22,910
2016 $10.57 $21,990
2015 $10.49 $21,810
2014 $10.11 $21,040
2013 $10.04 $20,890
2012 $10.77 $22,410
2011 $10.54 $21,930