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Gaming Surveillance Officers and Investigators

Job Information

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.


  • Job opportunities should be favorable, but competition is expected for some higher paying jobs.
  • Because of limited formal training requirements and flexible hours, this occupation attracts many individuals seeking a second or part-time job.
  • These jobs can be hazardous.


Personality I'm hands on
Salary $30,410/yr ($15.21/hr)
Job Outlook Below Average
Education High School diploma