The world of strippers is surrounded by shadows and myth, but this list goes beyond the stage with facts, stats, and trivia related to the ancient art of stripping. Are you curious about the day-to-day of a stripper? Who among us has never wondered, "Hey, how much do strippers make?"
People have probably always been dying to learn more about our scantily clad brethren and thanks to the Internet, we can peek behind the curtain of exotic dancing. If you’re curious about the underworld of stripping then you’re in luck – because this is a sexy, ripped list full of everything you’ve ever wanted to know about strippers but were too afraid to ask.
You probably didn’t know this, but we used to do a bit of fancy exotic dancing. Our shtick was walking out onstage with a laptop and presenting a list of information. We didn’t make a lot of tips. We don’t want to bore you with the sob story of our failed foray into the world of stripping. If you’re slamming protein shakes and gearing up for the next Magic Mike movie and you want to know all about the second oldest profession then look no further than this bodacious list of bangin’ facts about strippers.Vote up your favorite statistics and pieces of trivia about strippers, and if you’re a fancy pants exotic dancer with some knowledge to drop on us, you know what to do.
Some Dancers Can Make as Much as Lawyers
How much money does a stripper typically earn? According to a new study from the University of Leeds in the U.K., it's around $74,000. That's approximately as much as an attorney across the pond. Has anyone seen our go-go boots?
Strip Clubs Are Big Business
Maybe it's due to Justin Bieber delivering truck loads of money to every club in the US, but US strip clubs pull in 6 billion dollars annually. That's $6,000,000,000 (all those zeroes really put it in context).
There's Secret Stripper Slang
And you'll never understand it without this helpful link! Our favorite term is "raincoater," which describes a customer who isn't too discerning about looks.
Plenty of Strippers Really Are Putting Themselves Through College
It sounds like a cliche, but more and more women are stripping to put themselves through college. According to one study, as many as one in three strippers may be paying their tuition in greasy singles. Don't be surprised in a few years when you recognize your heart surgeon from da club.