This occupation has an extremely high probability of automation.

95.0% probability

of automation

3.5% growth

projected to 2026

10,700 employed

currently in the US

$35,280 annual wage

US, median ($16.96 hourly)

What they do

Act as oversight and security agent for management and customers. Observe casino or casino hotel operation for irregular activities such as cheating or theft by either employees or patrons. May use one-way mirrors above the casino floor, cashier's cage, and from desk. Use of audio/video equipment is also common to observe operation of the business. Usually required to provide verbal and written reports of all violations and suspicious behavior to supervisor.

Risk of automation

This occupation is 95.0% likely to be automated. It ranks 615 of 702 occupations analyzed (higher rank means higher likelihood).

People affected and economic value

In the US, 10,700 people have this job. They earn $35,280 per year on average (the mean annual wage). The occupation therefore represents $377,496,000 in annual economic value. The mean hourly wage for this occupation is $16.96.

Official growth forecast

This occupation is projected to grow 3.5% between 2016 and 2026. At this rate, there would be 11,100 people with this job at that time.

References and notes

This article uses data from "The Future of Employment" (PDF), a 2013 study from University of Oxford researchers, and US Bureau of Labor Statistics files including Standard Occupational Classification 2010 Definitions (XLS), May 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics (zip) and 2016-2026 Employment Projections (XLS).