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Career and Education Opportunities for Casino Surveillance Officers in Wisconsin

Wisconsin has a population of 5,654,774, which has grown by 5.43% over the past decade. Nicknamed the "Badger State," its capital is Madison, though its most populous city is Milwaukee.

About 320 people are currently employed as casino surveillance officers in Wisconsin. By 2016, this is expected to grow 8% to 340 people employed. This is not quite as good as the nation as a whole, where employment opportunities for casino surveillance officers are expected to grow by about 11.7%. Casino surveillance officers generally act as oversight and security agent for management and customers.

A person working as a casino surveillance officer can expect to earn about $15 per hour or $32,360 annually on average in Wisconsin and about $13 per hour or $28,850 yearly on average in the U.S. as a whole. Jobs in this field include: observer, surveillance officer, and surveillance manager.

In 2008, there were a total of 3,619,782 jobs in Wisconsin. The average annual income was $37,770 in 2008, up from $36,990 in 2007. The unemployment rate in Wisconsin was 8.5% in 2009, which has grown by 3.7% since the previous year. Roughly 22.4% of Wisconsin residents have college degrees, which is lower than the national average.

The top industries in Wisconsin include dairy product manufacturing, cheese manufacturing, and converted paper product manufacturing. Notable tourist destinations include the Clown Hall of Fame International, the Betty Brinn Children's Museum, and the America's Black Holocaust Museum Inc.

CITIES WITH Casino Surveillance Officer OPPORTUNITIES IN Wisconsin


JOB DESCRIPTION: Casino Surveillance Officer

Casino Surveillance Officer video from the State of New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development

In general, casino surveillance officers act as oversight and security agent for management and customers. They also observe casino or casino hotel operation for irregular activities such as cheating or theft by either employees or patrons.

Every day, casino surveillance officers are expected to be able to evaluate problems as they arise. They need to focus attention on specific tasks without being distracted.

Similar jobs with educational opportunities in Wisconsin include:

  • Fish and Game Warden. Patrol assigned areas to prevent fish and game law violations. Investigate reports of damage to crops or property by wildlife. Compile biological data.

LOCATION INFORMATION: Wisconsin

Wisconsin
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Wisconsin has a population of 5,654,774, which has grown by 5.43% in the last 10 years. Nicknamed the "Badger State," its capital is Madison, though its biggest city is Milwaukee. In 2008, there were a total of 3,619,782 jobs in Wisconsin. The average annual income was $37,770 in 2008, up from $36,990 the previous year. The unemployment rate in Wisconsin was 8.5% in 2009, which has grown by 3.7% since the previous year. Roughly 22.4% of Wisconsin residents have college degrees, which is lower than the national average.

The top industries in Wisconsin include dairy product manufacturing, cheese manufacturing, and converted paper product manufacturing. Notable tourist destinations include the Charles Allis Art Museum, the Eisner Museum of Advertising & Design, and the Betty Brinn Children's Museum.