U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Nevada > Las Vegas
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
 
 
Old 10-16-2008, 05:44 PM
 
2 posts, read 9,902 times
Reputation: 10
Hello,

I have an a couple of interviews scheduled next month and trying to decide if either/both would be worth considering before I book a flight. Does anyone have an an educated guess what the salary ranges would be for:

Aliante Station:
cage cashier
guest services ambassador (roam floor and pay jackpots, etc.)

M Resorts:
Player's Club Representative

Thanks for any input.
Quick reply to this message

 
Old 10-16-2008, 06:00 PM
 
Location: Las Vegas
3,731 posts, read 5,886,680 times
Reputation: 1247
I'm thinking $10-12 per hour...maybe a tiny bit more for jobs handling cash
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-16-2008, 08:07 PM
 
Location: So. Dak.
13,496 posts, read 25,447,434 times
Reputation: 14853
Quote:
Originally Posted by MomMom View Post
I'm thinking $10-12 per hour...maybe a tiny bit more for jobs handling cash
Are you serious? You guys have a very good starting wage in your casinos. Are any benies included? If so, is there a probationary period?
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-16-2008, 08:55 PM
 
Location: Invercargill, New Zealand
2,818 posts, read 4,173,951 times
Reputation: 1269
Quote:
Originally Posted by MomMom View Post
I'm thinking $10-12 per hour...maybe a tiny bit more for jobs handling cash
Wow, alot more than my starting $8.50 at a ski resort in the north of the state.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-16-2008, 10:43 PM
 
Location: NW Las Vegas - Lone Mountain
15,756 posts, read 21,050,060 times
Reputation: 2661
Many such jobs are culinary. Room attendants start at 12 and hour with a 40 hour guarantee and paid medical. That sets the floor for most other jobs.

Tipped positions pay better generally.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-16-2008, 11:54 PM
 
Location: South San Francisco
322 posts, read 812,120 times
Reputation: 137
isn't the table games dealers salaries published online somewhere, or at leaste their tip's?
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-17-2008, 12:13 AM
 
Location: Kingman AZ
15,379 posts, read 23,239,881 times
Reputation: 8605
10-12 starting is about right on the strip for those jobs....little less downtown.....probation is usually 90 days [sometimes 6 mos for insurance] completion of probation usually brings a pay raise.....then annual after that....one meal usually included.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-17-2008, 09:13 AM
 
23 posts, read 98,065 times
Reputation: 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by MomMom View Post
I'm thinking $10-12 per hour...maybe a tiny bit more for jobs handling cash
wow...thats pretty low....how much do dealers get then? what is the most that they get? just curious....not that id ever (god forbid) want to work in a casino.....nothing wrong with it, its just not my thing.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-17-2008, 10:09 AM
 
Location: Las Vegas
3,731 posts, read 5,886,680 times
Reputation: 1247
I'm not sure about the dealers, but I'm guessing right around that mark or a bit higher to start. It's tough to land a dealers job in one of the Strip props right off the bat..most folks fresh out of dealers school start at the downtown hotels and/or local places.

A lot of casino positions are part time only as well, and part time workers aren't eligible for any benefits.

Last edited by MomMom; 10-17-2008 at 10:19 AM..
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 10-17-2008, 10:19 AM
 
23 posts, read 98,065 times
Reputation: 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by MomMom View Post
I'm not sure about the dealers, but I'm guessing right around that mark or a bit higher to start. It's tough to land a dealers job in one of the Strip props right off the bat..most folks fresh out of dealers school start at the downtown and/or local places.

A lot of casino positions are part time only as well, and part time workers aren't eligible for any benefits.

A lot of casino/hotel jobs involve the culinary/bartenders union. Your pay won't be the highest, but you'll receive excellent medical coverage and vac-sick-personal time....but you'd have to pay union dues every other month...about $35.00 or therabouts...
so you'd guess $25/hr would be an absolute high for dealers on strip casinos? wow....
i'd never thought theyd be so badly paid. i mean, these people handle thousands of dollars, some $100k's an hour, and yet all they can aspire to is $25/hr? good god! benefits are ok, sure, but if an avg dealer earns $15/hr, that's less than $2K a month, before taxes!, and they probably handle that kind of money in 10 minutes in some cases....un-be-lie-va-ble. poor dealers, i don't envy them one fraction of a second....life is so frickin unfair..... i'm amazed these people aren't serial killers, they are beyond amazing. so, as a lesson: always tip your dealer well (even tho it goes into a mass pot)
Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


 
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $84,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Nevada > Las Vegas
Similar Threads
View detailed profiles of:

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2014, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top