Workers at Missouris 11 casinos have much higher
job satisfaction and higher expectations regarding pay and promotions
than the general population, according to a recent survey conducted for
the Missouri Riverboat Gaming Association ( MRGA ). More than 4,000
Missouri casino employees participated in the survey, which was
conducted first quarter 2005.
Missouri casinos have created very attractive and lucrative career
paths for our employees, said Troy Stremming, president of the MRGA and
Vice President of Legal and Government Affairs for Ameristar Casinos.
The industry offers well-paying and satisfying jobs with good benefits
for more than 11,000 workers.
Eighty-two percent of casino employees surveyed said that their job
represented a positive career move and 78 percent said they were more
satisfied with their casino job than with previous jobs. About 79
percent said they were more satisfied with the people and surroundings
in their casino job as compared to previous jobs.