Led by large slot companies, report reveals $47.5 billion total impact, $17.9 billion direct impact, 55,000 direct employees and average direct annual wage of $89,400.
May 10, 2017
The global gaming supplier industry generated a total economic impact of $47.5 billion, supported more than 212,000 employees, including 55,000 direct employees, and paid a total of $14.2 billion in wages and salaries during 2016.
PlayUSA.com has captured the current state of the rapidly evolving legal online gambling industry with its newly released white paper entitled, "Online Gambling and Sports Betting in America: The 2017 Landscape."
Raving Consulting released the results of its Indian Gaming Marketing survey. It is the first quantitative study designed to provide a comprehensive industry overview as well as cover specific areas affecting tribal casino marketers.
More than $1 billion will be wagered – both legally and illegally – on the Summer Olympic Games this month, and, for the first time in 16 years, Nevada sports books will accept bets on the games in Brazil, highlighting how sports betting is more popular than ever.