Prize Structure
See the Pick 3, Pick 4 and Pick 5 How to Play charts for descriptions of the different Bet Types for each game.
Pick 3 Prize Structure and Probability
Prize amounts of $600 or less in red can be cashed at any Maryland Lottery retailer.
Bet Type See How to Play  What Wins  Examples If you bet:  You are a winner if any of these combinations are selected  Payout 50¢ bet  Payout $1 bet 

STRAIGHT (Probability: 1 in 1,000)  Match in exact order  123  123  $250  $500 
3WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 333.33)  Match in any order  113 (2 digits the same)  113 131 311  $80  $160 
6WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 166.67)  Match in any order  123 (all digits different)  123 132 213 231 312 321  $40  $80 
FRONT PAIR (Probability: 1 in 100)  Match first 2 digits in exact order  12x  12+ any number (10 ways to win)  $25  $50 
BACK PAIR (Probability: 1 in 100)  Match last 2 digits in exact order  x23  Any number +23 (10 ways to win)  $25  $50 
3WAY COMBINATION (Probability: 1 in 1,000)  Match in any order  113 (2 digits the same, 3 straight bets)  113 131 311 (minimum ticket cost $1.50)  $250  $500 
6WAY COMBINATION (Probability: 1 in 1,000)  Match in any order  123 (all digits different, 6 straight bets)  123 132 213 231 312 321 (minimum ticket cost $3.00)  $250  $500 
STRAIGHT/BOX 3WAY (Probability: 1 in 333.33)  Match in any order (different payouts)  113 (2 digits the same)  Straight & Box: 113 Box: 131 311 (total ticket cost $1.00)  Straight/Box = $330 Box Only = $80 

STRAIGHT/BOX 6WAY (Probability: 1 in 166.67)  Match in any order (different payouts)  123 (all digits different)  Straight & Box: 123 Box: 132 213 231 312 321 (total ticket cost $1.00)  Straight/Box = $290 Box Only = $40 
Pick 4 Prize Structure and Probability
Prize amounts of $600 or less in red can be cashed at any Maryland Lottery retailer.
Bet Type See How to Play  What Wins  Examples If you bet:  You are a winner if any of these combinations are selected  Payout 50¢ bet  Payout $1 bet 

STRAIGHT (Probability: 1 in 10,000)  Match in exact order  1234  1234  $2,500  $5,000 
4WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 2,500)  Match in any order  1112 (3 digits the same)  1112 1121 1211 2111  $600  $1,200 
6WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 1,666.67)  Match in any order  1122 (two pairs)  1122 2121 2112 1221 1212 2211  $400  $800 
12WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 833.33)  Match in any order  1123 (2 digits the same)  1123 1132 1213 1231 1321 1312 2113 2131 2311 3211 3121 3112  $200  $400 
24WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 416.67)  Match in any order  1234 (all digits different)  1234 1243 1324 1342 1423 1432 2134 2143 2314 2341 2413 2431 3142 3124 3214 3241 3412 3421 4123 4132 4213 4231 4312 4321  $100  $200 
STRAIGHT/BOX 4WAY (Probability: 1 in 2,500)  Match in any order (different payouts)  1112 (3 digits the same)  One ticket with your number played straight and 4way box (minimum ticket cost $1.00)  STRAIGHT/BOX = $3,100 BOX ONLY = $600 

STRAIGHT/BOX 6WAY (Probability: 1 in 1,666.67)  Match in any order (different payouts)  1122 (two pairs)  One ticket with your number played straight and 6way box (minimum ticket cost $1.00)  STRAIGHT/BOX = $2,900 BOX ONLY = $400 

STRAIGHT/BOX 12WAY (Probability: 1 in 833.33)  Match in any order (different payouts)  1123 (2 digits the same)  One ticket with your number played straight and 12way box (minimum ticket cost $1.00)  STRAIGHT/BOX = $2,700 BOX ONLY = $200 

STRAIGHT/BOX 24WAY (Probability: 1 in 416.67)  Match in any order (different payouts)  1234 (all digits different)  One ticket with your number played straight and 24way box (minimum ticket cost $1.00)  STRAIGHT/BOX = $2,600 BOX ONLY = $100 

4WAY COMBINATION (Probability: 1 in 2,500)  Match in any order  1112 (3 digits the same, 4 straight bets)  1112 1121 1211 2111 (minimum ticket cost $1.00)  $1.00 ticket = $1,250 $2.00 ticket = $2,500 $4.00 ticket = $5,000 

6WAY COMBINATION (Probability: 1 in 1,666.67)  Match in any order  1122 (2 pairs, 6 straight bets)  1122 1212 1221 2211 2121 2112 (minimum ticket cost $1.50)  $1.50 ticket = $1,250 $3.00 ticket = $2,500 $6.00 ticket = $5,000 

12WAY COMBINATION (Probability: 1 in 833.33)  Match in any order  1123 (2 digits the same, 12 straight bets)  1123 1132 1213 1231 1321 1312 2113 2131 2311 3211 3121 3112 (minimum ticket cost $3.00)  $3.00 ticket = $1,250 $6.00 ticket = $2,500 $12.00 ticket = $5,000 

24WAY COMBINATION (Probability: 1 in 416.67)  Match in any order  1234 (all digits different, 24 straight bets)  1234 1243 1324 1342 1423 1432 2134 2143 2314 2341 2413 2431 3142 3124 3214 3241 3412 3421 4123 4132 4213 4231 4312 4321 (minimum ticket cost $6.00)  $6.00 ticket = $1,250 $12.00 ticket = $2,500 $24.00 ticket = $5,000 
Pick 5 Prize Structure and Probability
Prize amounts of $600 or less in red can be cashed at any Maryland Lottery retailer.
Bet Type See How to Play  What Wins  Examples If you bet:  You are a winner if any of these combinations are selected  Payout 50¢ bet  Payout $1 bet 

STRAIGHT (Probability: 1 in 100,000)  5 digits in exact order  12345  12345  $25,000  $50,000 
5WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 20,000)  5 digits in any order  11112 (4 of one digit + 1 different digit)  11112, 12111, 11211, 11121, 21111  $5,000  $10,000 
10WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 10,000)  5 digits in any order  11122 (3 of one digit + a pair of a different digit)  11122, 11212, 11221, 12112, 12121, 12211, 21112, 21121, 21211, 22111  $2,500  $5,000 
20WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 5,000)  5 digits in any order  11123 (3 of one digit + 2 different distinct digits)  11123, 11132, 11213, 11231, 11312, 11321, 12113, 12131, 12311, 13112, 13121, 13211, 21113, 21131, 21311, 23111, 31112, 31121, 31211, 32111  $1,250  $2,500 
30WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 3,333)  5 digits in any order  11223 (2 different pairs + a distinct digit)  11223, 11232, 11322, 12123, 12132, 12213, 12231, 12312, 12321, 13122, 13212, 13221, 21123, 21132, 21213, 21231, 21312, 21321, 22113, 22131, 22311, 23112, 23121, 23211, 31122, 31212, 31221, 32112, 32121, 32211  $825  $1,650 
60WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 1,667)  5 digits in any order  11234 (A pair + 3 different distinct digits)  11234, 11243, 11324, 11342, 11423, 11432, 12134, 12143, 12314, 12341, 12413, 12431, 13124, 13142, 13214, 13241, 13412, 13421, 14123, 14132, 14213, 14231, 14312, 14321, 21134, 21143, 21314, 21341, 21413, 21431, 23114, 23141, 23411, 24113, 24131, 24311, 31124, 31142, 31214, 31241, 31412, 31421, 32114, 32141, 32411, 34112, 34121, 34211, 41123, 41132, 41213, 41231, 41312, 41321, 42113, 42131, 42311, 43112, 43121, 43211  $400  $800 
120WAY BOX (Probability: 1 in 833)  5 digits in any order  12345 (5 distinct digits)  12345, 12354, 12435, 12453, 12534, 12543, 13245, 13254, 13425, 13452, 13524, 13542, 14235, 14253, 14325, 14352, 14523, 14532, 15234, 15243, 15324, 15243, 15423, 15432, 21345, 21354, 21435, 21453, 21534, 21543, 23145, 23154, 23415, 23451, 23514, 23541, 24135, 24153, 24315, 24351, 24513, 24531, 25134, 25143, 25314, 25143, 25413, 25431, 31245, 31254, 31425, 31452, 31524, 31542, 32145, 32154, 32415, 32451, 32514, 32541, 34125, 34152, 34215, 34251, 34512, 34521, 35124, 35142, 35214, 35241, 35412, 35421, 41235, 41253, 41325, 41352, 41523, 41532, 42135, 42153, 42315, 42351, 42513, 42531, 43125, 43152, 43215, 43251, 43512, 43521, 45123, 45132, 45213, 45231, 45312, 45321, 51234, 51243, 51324, 51342, 51423, 51432, 52134, 52143, 52314, 52341, 52413, 52431, 53124, 53142, 53214, 53241, 53412, 53421, 54123, 54132, 54213, 54231, 54312, 54321  $200  $400 
Front 4 (Probability: 1 in 10,000)  First 4 digits in exact order  1234* (Any 4 digits)  1234  $2,500  $5,000 
Back 4 (Probability: 1 in 10,000)  Last 4 digits in exact order  *2345 (Any 4 digits)  2345  $2,500  $5,000 
Front 3 (Probability: 1 in 1,000)  First 3 digits in exact order  123** (Any 3 digits)  123  $250  $500 
Back 3 (Probability: 1 in 1,000)  Last 3 digits in exact order  **345 (Any 3 digits)  345  $250  $500 
Front Pair (Probability: 1 in 100)  First 2 digits in exact order  12*** (Any 2 digits)  12  $25  $50 
Back Pair (Probability: 1 in 100)  Last 2 digits in exact order  ***45 (Any 2 digits)  45  $25  $50 