# How Much Money Can You Make Playing Blackjack?

If you play 100 hands per hour and vary your bet from \$5 to \$50, your average bet will be what you earn: about \$20 per hour.

To make \$100,000 you’ll need an average bet of \$50, and to vary your bets from around \$10 to \$125.

## Is it possible to make a living playing blackjack?

It’s definitely possible to play blackjack for a living. It takes hard work, determination, and self control, but we are living proof that you can make a living counting cards at blackjack (not to mention the 100 people we hang out with at the blackjack ball, half of which are millionaires thanks to the casinos).

## What are the odds of losing 8 blackjack hands in a row?

Ignoring ties the probability of a new loss for a hand of blackjack is 52.51%. So the probability of losing 8 in a row is .52518 = 1 in 173.

## Can you make a living off casino?

You cannot make a living out of a casino as long as you play in the casino. Until and unless you quit playing in the casino you sure can live on the money you win.

## Can you win at blackjack without counting cards?

No, You Don’t Have to Count Cards to Beat Blackjack. But the truth is that you don’t have to count cards to beat blackjack. Instead, you can use one of several other advantage-play techniques to win. I’m going to discuss how hole carding, shuffle tracking, ace sequencing, and edge sorting can help you beat the game.

## Can anyone count cards?

And despite popular belief, with enough practice, anyone can count cards in blackjack; you don’t have to be a genius, and although it’s called “counting cards,” you’re not memorizing which cards have been played. Here’s why and how it works.

Card counting is not illegal under British law, nor is it under federal, state, or local laws in the United States provided that no external card counting device or person assists the player in counting cards. Still, casinos object to the practice, and try to prevent it, banning players believed to be counters.

## What are the chances of losing 7 blackjack hands in a row?

The probability of losing seven straight hands would then be (0.48)^7 = 0.5871%. Of course, a BAD blackjack player would have a much better chance of losing seven straight. What are the odds of losing 4 hands in a row in blackjack while playing 2 decks and rules that make the house edge .25532?

## What are the odds of winning 10 blackjack hands in a row?

As explained on this page, the probability of winning a hand of blackjack is about 42.22%. If we assume ties count against the streak, the chance of winning ten hands of blackjack in a row are about , or 0.018%, or 1 in 5555.

## What are the odds of losing 6 hands of blackjack in a row?

What about other length losing streaks?

Probability of losing n hands in a row, ignoring pushes.
n Probability One in
6 losses 2.1% 47
7 losses 1.1% 90
8 losses 0.59% 170

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