Are you interested in working in a video game store?
Here are some details!
For a sales clerk, which is someone that will help customers find the
Average Pay: $8.60 an hour, minimum wage
Many game stores have gone out of business and it does not look like that trend is changing anytime soon
Education is little for this position
Do you think being a sales clerk in a game store would be fun? You get to surround yourself with the hot new games, that sounds fun to me! Let's see what duties you would have as a sales clerk.
- A customer comes in looking for an action based zombie survival video game for the Xbox 1. Which of the three games would you suggest to him.
- Your customer bought a video game that cost $8.74. He gave you a $20 bill and you owe him $11.26 in change. How many of each bill/coin do you give the customer, using the least amount possible.
Bill/Coin Number Quarter Dime Nickel Penny
3. Your customer bought two video game that cost $21.93. He gave you a $30 and you owe him $8.07 in change. How many of each bill/coin do you give the customer, using the least amount possible.
Bill/Coin Number needed Quarter Dime Nickel Penny
4. A customer is looking to buy her son a video game for Christmas. She said her son is 8 years old and loves sports. She said that his favorite sport to play is soccer. Which game would be best for her son?
5. Place these sports games in alphabetical order. Place the appropriate number under the video game.
6. Write the name of the game beside the appropriate category.
Genres: Action Shooting: Action Role Play: Sports: Strategy: Video Games
What did you think?
1. One thing you enjoy about this position?
2. One thing you do not enjoy about this position?
3. Rate of enjoyment: ____________________
Lets look at other careers within the video game world. There might be other positions you enjoy!!
Highlight positions or information that interest you.
Is there any position(s) that you think you would enjoy?
Let's learn more about video game designers:
On average how much do game designers make a year? ________________
What does the career outcome look like? _______________
How much education is needed? ________________
Let's now learn how to become one