How many people actually make a living playing poker full time? Do professional poker players really lose their own money when playing? How difficult is it to make a living playing poker? We ask the questions you want to know the answers to, as our curiosity takes us looking at questions like how many players make money for a living playing poker, and how much do the pros make per month.
Is Poker Really Profitable
A dream that’s crossed the mind of almost every amateur that’s tried poker is to become a professional poker player, capable of taking money from weaker players for a living. But how profitable is poker really, and is it feasibly possible to really make a living out of poker? The answer to this is yes, it is undoubtedly possible to make significant money from poker, day in and day out. It is not uncommon for poker players to win several thousands of dollars per night from high stakes poker. There are plenty of poker pros that are not seen on tv, but making a living with the average full time poker player earning between $100,000-250,000 a year. The money is evident and apparent, but what is not discussed is the hard costs of being a professional poker player.
The Costs Of Being A Poker Pro
Being a pro in poker is in no way easy. First off, there is a lot of hard work put in to learning and studying the game, years of practice goes in. The amount of intelligence needed to be an elite poker player is phenomenal. Beyond this, the whole job can be frustrating. One could play high stakes poker for hours and still lose money that day, unlike a traditional profession where your profits are always positive after a few hours.
So How Many Player Are There?
Most aspiring poker pros never reach it, as the feat is so daunting. While they exist, few have what it takes to be a professional poker player. To become a poker pro, it takes commitment and mental toughness. Do you think you have what it takes?
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