Poker Dealer Statistics in the US

The average employee age for poker dealers is 45 years. The poker dealer workforce reached a whopping 76,686 in 2020!

Among poker dealers, we discovered that 39.2% of them are women, while 56.6% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among poker dealers is White, which makes up 57.1% of all poker dealers. Comparatively, there are 15.6% of the Asian ethnicity and 13.7% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity. Poker dealers are also more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, poker dealers are more likely to find a job in the hospitality industry.

From where do we know all information about poker dealer demographics? We analyzed 2,353 poker dealers resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Poker Dealer Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as poker dealers. Keep reading to find out what the results for poker dealers were.

Poker Dealer Gender Ratio

Among poker dealers, 39.2% of them are women compared to 56.6% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 56.6%
  • Female, 39.2%
  • Unknown, 4.2%

Poker Dealer Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among poker dealers is White, which makes up 57.1% of all poker dealers. Comparatively, there are 15.6% of the Asian ethnicity and 13.7% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 57.1%
  • Asian, 15.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 13.8%
  • Black or African American, 7.5%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 3.4%
  • Unknown, 2.6%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Poker Dealers

The chart below shows that 41.8% of poker dealers speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Chinese at 10.9% and Cantonese is the third-most popular at 5.5%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 41.8%
  • Chinese, 10.9%
  • Cantonese, 5.5%
  • French, 5.5%
  • Mandarin, 5.5%
  • Other, 30.8%

Poker Dealer Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among poker dealers.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Poker Dealer Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the poker dealer position over time.

Male
Female
60%
57%
54%
51%
48%
45%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Poker Dealer Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of poker dealers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of poker dealers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Poker Dealer

By looking over 2,353 poker dealers resumes, we figured out that the average poker dealer enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 27%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Poker Dealer Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of poker dealer employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of poker dealers is 40+ years old, which represents 66% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Poker Dealers with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, pin chaser and pin setter have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Costume Director11%83%
Costume Seamstress11%87%
Tanning Salon Attendant12%81%
Poker Dealer57%39%
Golf Course Starter88%9%
Pin Setter90%9%
Pin Chaser92%4%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Pin Chaser
Pin Setter
Golf Course Starter
Poker Dealer
Tanning Salon Attendant
Costume Seamstress
Costume Director
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Poker Dealers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to poker dealers.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Poker Dealer6.40%
Live-Out Nanny7.79%
Chief Projectionist10.21%
Fitness Coach15.07%
Theater Attendant16.59%
Gaming Host18.13%
Doorman23.15%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Poker Dealer?

male-income
Male Income
$32,108
female-income
Female Income
$30,653

Poker Dealer Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$34,989
$34,179
$33,370
$32,560
$31,751
$30,941
$30,131
$29,322
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Poker Dealer Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$33,370
Master's Degree$36,991
Some College/ Associate Degree$37,456
Bachelor's Degree$38,157

Poker Dealer Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$39,806
$38,157
$36,508
$34,859
$33,210
$31,561
$29,913
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Poker Dealer Heatmaps

Where Are Poker Dealers Located?

By looking through more than 2,353 resumes, we found that the most popular places for poker dealers are NV, Las Vegas and NJ, Atlantic City.

Number of Poker Dealers

Poker Dealer Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ poker dealers. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most poker dealers is the hospitality industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire poker dealers.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Poker Dealer Work In

Employees with the poker dealer job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most poker dealers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Public

Private

Government

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ poker dealers. Those industries include hospitality, technology and transportation.

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Hospitality

Technology

Professional

Manufacturing

Transportation

Poker Dealer Jobs