Prize Structure and Probability

Prize amounts of $600 or less in red can be cashed at any Maryland Lottery retailer.

Number of winning numbers
selected by player
(per board)
Bonus Ball MatchedPrize AwardProbability of winning
per $1 ticket
Probability of winning
per $2 ticket
5-$50,0001 in 575,7571 in 191,919
4YES$6001 in 115,1511 in 38,384
4NO$4001 in 3,4891 in 1,163
3YES$301 in 1,7451 in 582
3NO$151 in 1091 in 36
2YES$21 in 1091 in 36

The approximate overall probability of winning per $1 ticket is 1 in 52.

The approximate overall probability of winning per $2 ticket is 1 in 17.

The holder of a winning ticket may win only one prize per board in connection with the winning numbers drawn, but shall be entitled to the highest prize won.

The Maryland Lottery will award $50,000 for each game board matching five of five original winning numbers (“Winning Numbers”), up to a maximum of 12 game boards. (Note: This does not include any game boards matching four of the fiveWinning Numbers plus the bonus ball.)  In the unlikely event more than 12 game boards correctly match five of five Winning Numbers in a single drawing, each game board matching five of five Winning Numbers will receive an equal share of the $600,000 pool.