Gaming Cage Workers:

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.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $24,600.00
Average Time to Fill 37 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2021-2031) 332
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2021-2031) 24.46 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Resource Allocation
Following Directions
Oral Communication
Numerical and Arithmetic Application
Critical Thinking
Attention to Detail
Conflict Management
Information Gathering
Customer Service

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Monitoring and Controlling Resources

Exchange money for playing chips
Disburse organizational funding
Purchase stocks of merchandise or supplies
Monitor currency, coin, or checks in cash drawer
Account for organizational funding

Processing Information

Maintain balance sheets
Calculate monetary exchange
Reconcile financial records
Balance cash register

Performing Administrative Activities

Process customer transactions
Execute sales or other financial transactions
Answer questions from customers or the public
Process credit transaction
Prepare bank deposits

Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards

Verify winnings of gaming contestants
Verify information for credit investigations
Verify accuracy of financial or transactional data

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Processing Item Returns
Customer Complaint Resolution
Cash Register Operation
Product Sales
Checking Out Customers
Visual Merchandising
Guest Services

Related Licensing Requirements

Occupational Riverboat Gambling License (18-0000000026)

In order to obtain a license to work in a riverboat casino, the candidate must: Be at least 18 years of age. Not have been convicted of a felony nor have been subject to disciplinary action that woul interfere with the ability to carry out professional duties. Demonstrate a level of skill of knowledge that the commission determines is necessary to perform the skills necessary for the occupation. Submit a full set of fingerprints. Pay all application and licensure fees.

- Indiana Gaming Commission (3172330046)

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