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Pennsylvania generates record-setting revenue in March

15 April 2019

(PRESS RELEASE) -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board reported today that revenue from the combined play of slot machines and table games reached an all-time monthly high during March 2019 of $309,125,131.

The amount was also a 2.86% increase over March 2018, the only other month since casinos opened in late 2006 where overall revenue was above $300 million ($300,516,011).

March’s numbers were driven by the highest single month for table games revenue of $82,527,450 coupled with the third-highest monthly slot machine revenue of $226,597,681. The previous high month for table games revenue occurred in April 2017 when $79,596,706 was generated.

Additionally, this March’s numbers for table games was a 4.25% increase compared to March of last year when revenue was $79,165,791.

The report also provides tax revenue from table games play during March, which totaled $13,289,564* with an average of 1,279 tables in daily operation statewide.

Gross table games revenue at each of the casinos for March 2019 and March 2018 along with a similar comparison for total casino gaming revenue are in the following tables:

Casino/March 2019 Table Games Revenue/March 2018 Table Games Revenue/% Change
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem/$23,240,844/$18,929,892/22.77%
Parx Casino/$17,509,050/$17,161,316/2.03%
SugarHouse Casino/$9,189,371/$10,790,438/-14.84%
Rivers Casino/$7,507,345/$6,950,173/8.02%
Harrah's Philadelphia/$5,805,552/$5,724,555/1.41%
Valley Forge Casino Resort/$3,803,602/$3,322,307/14.49%
Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course/$3,731,319/$3,692,233/1.06%
The Meadows/$3,543,590/$3,640,443/-2.66%
Mount Airy Casino Resort/$3,489,384/$3,544,825/-1.56%
Mohegan Sun Pocono/$2,965,041/$3,604,802/-17.75%
Presque Isle Downs & Casino/$1,447,949/$1,305,057/10.95%
Lady Luck Casino - Nemacolin/$294,403/$499,751/-41.09%
Statewide Total/$82,527,450/$79,165,791/4.25%

Casino/March 2019/Total Gaming Revenue/March 2018 Total Gaming Revenue/% Change
Parx Casino/$56,799,077/$54,635,233/3.96%
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem/$50,935,397/$46,770,619/8.90%
Rivers Casino/$35,757,627/$33,546,172/6.59%
SugarHouse Casino/$27,524,093/$28,705,735/-4.12%
Harrah's Philadelphia/$25,056,283/$24,767,142/1.17%
Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course/$24,038,736/$23,696,663/1.44%
The Meadows Casino/$22,897,366/$23,442,457/-2.33%
Mohegan Sun Pocono/$21,514,508/$22,749,633/-5.43%
Mount Airy Casino Resort/$16,347,609/$15,497,865/5.48%
Valley Forge Casino Resort/$13,154,276/$11,575,606/13.64%
Presque Isle Downs and Casino/$12,345,643/$11,892,259/3.81%
Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin/$2,754,516/$3,236,628/-14.90%
Statewide Total/$309,125,131/$300,516,011/2.86%

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