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Updated: 4 Nevada Casino Employment reports

By David G. Schwartz on February 5, 2015 10:28 AM | Permalink

Now updated with fiscal 2014 data, courtesy of student assistant John Nguyen:

Nevada Statewide Casino Employment 
Productivity, Revenues, and Payroll: A Statistical Study, 1990-2014

Las Vegas Strip Casino Employment 
Productivity, Revenues, and Payroll: A Statistical Study, 1990-2014

Boulder Strip Casino Employment 
Productivity, Revenues, and Payroll: A Statistical Study, 1990-2014

Reno/Sparks Casino Employment
Productivity, Revenues, and Payroll: A Statistical Study, 1990-2014

4 New Reports: Average Las Vegas Casinos, 2014

By David G. Schwartz on January 15, 2015 1:50 PM | Permalink

Following up with data from the 2014 Nevada Gaming Abstract, we have created four new reports summarizing results for "average" casinos in four Clark County reporting areas:

Average Small Las Vegas Strip Casino, 2014 
A statistical summary of the average Las Vegas Strip casino with annual gaming revenues between $1 million and $72 million with both gaming and non-gaming revenues and information on employment, taxes, and expenses

Average Downtown Las Vegas Casino, 2014 
A statistical summary of the average Downtown Las Vegas casino (with annual gaming revenues of over $1 million) with both gaming and non-gaming revenues and information on employment, taxes, and expenses

Six "Average Casino" reports posted

By David G. Schwartz on January 30, 2013 3:45 PM | Permalink
Since the 2012 Nevada Gaming Abstract was released, we've been busy at the Center. Today I posted six (6!) new reports charting the performance of "average" casinos on the Las Vegas Strip, Downtown Las Vegas, Boulder Strip, Laughlin, and Reno/Sparks.

I find these reports useful because they provide a frame of reference for judging individual casino performance in their markets.

I split the Las Vegas Strip into two groups: the "big" casinos, which make more than $72 million a year, and the "small" casinos that make less than $72 million. Big and small is just about money here: a "small" casino might have more rooms and square footage than a "big" one, but make less money. The Gaming Control Board breaks them down this way, and I think that you'll find it useful.

Here they are:

Average Big Las Vegas Strip Casino, 2012 

New Report: Boulder Strip Casino Employment

By David G. Schwartz on March 30, 2012 3:32 PM | Permalink
We've got a new report available:

Boulder Strip Casino Employment New March 2012
Productivity, Revenues, and Payroll: A Statistical Study, 1990-2011

I did these reports last year for all of Nevada and the Las Vegas Strip, so this is a natural progression. These reports are very time-consuming, but have a goldmine of data on revenues and employment. I've kept the analysis to a minimum in order to facilitate their adaptability as data sets.