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POWERBALL®

JACKPOT IS CURRENTLY JACKPOT $20,000,000

DRAW CLOSE FEB 8, 9:00 PM

How to Play Powerball

Powerball is a large national jackpot game with nine ways to win.

  • Pick your numbers

    Each game played costs $2.00.

    Pick 5 numbers between 1 - 69 or select Quick Pick.  

    Pick your numbers
  • Pick one Powerball

    Pick 1 Powerball between 1 - 26 or select Quick Pick.  

    To Edit a line select the line, click a previously picked number and select a new number.  

    To Delete a line click on the trash icon next to the line.  

    Pick one Powerball
  • Add Power Play® to your ticket

    Select Power Play for an extra  $1.00 per game, and multiply non-jackpot winning prizes, except the Match 5 prize, by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10x the amount! The 10x multiplier is available on initially advertised jackpots of $150 million or less. The Match 5 prize with Power Play is always multiplied by 2X and will always be $2 million. With life-changing jackpots, it’s no surprise that Powerball is an Illinois favorite!

    Add Power Play® to your ticket
  • Select your purchase type

    Select Single Purchase or Subscription.

    You can purchase up to eight draws in advance using the Single Purchase option or subscribe to your favorite numbers for up to 12 months using the Subscription option. 

    When selecting the Subscription option, your wallet will be deducted for each draw individually. If you run out of funds during your subscription and wish to be included in the next draw, you must add funds at least 90 minutes before the next draw time.

    Select your purchase type
  • Play multiple drawings

    Buy up to 25 draws in advance.

    Play multiple drawings
  • Select "Add to Cart"

  • Review your purchase

    Review your ticket summary, draw dates, total amount and select Confirm.

    Review your purchase
  • Pick your numbers

    Each game played costs $2.00.

    Pick 5 numbers between 1 - 69 or select Quick Pick

    Pick your numbers
  • Pick one Powerball

    Pick 1 Powerball between 1 - 26 or select Quick Pick.

    To Edit a line select the line, click a previously picked number and select a new number.

    To Delete a line click on the trash icon next to the line.

    Pick one Powerball
  • Add Power Play® to your ticket

    Select Power Play for an extra  $1.00 per game, and multiply non-jackpot winning prizes, except the Match 5 prize, by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10x the amount! The 10x multiplier is available on initially advertised jackpots of $150 million or less. The Match 5 prize with Power Play is always multiplied by 2X and will always be $2 million. With life-changing jackpots, it’s no surprise that Powerball is an Illinois favorite!

    Add Power Play® to your ticket
  • Select your purchase type

    Select single purchase or subscription.

    Select your purchase type
  • Play multiple drawings

    Buy up to 25 draws in advance.

    Play multiple drawings
  • Select "Add to Cart"

  • Review your purchase

    Review your ticket summary, draw dates, total amount and select Confirm.

    Review your purchase

Powerball is a large national jackpot game with nine ways to win.

  • Pick your numbers: Use a play slip or speak to your retailer

    Each game played costs $2.00.

    Pick 5 numbers between 1 - 69 or select Quick Pick.

    Pick your numbers: Use a play slip or speak to your retailer
  • Pick one Powerball

    Pick 1 Powerball between 1 - 26 or select Quick Pick.

    Pick one Powerball
  • Add Power Play® to your ticket

    Select Power Play for an extra  $1.00 per game, and multiply non-jackpot winning prizes, except the Match 5 prize, by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10x the amount! The 10x multiplier is available on initially advertised jackpots of $150 million or less. The Match 5 prize with Power Play is always multiplied by 2X and will always be $2 million. With life-changing jackpots, it’s no surprise that Powerball is an Illinois favorite!

    Add Power Play® to your ticket
  • Play for more draws

    Speak to your retailer for more details.

    Play for more draws
  • Pick your numbers: Use a play slip or speak to your retailer

    Each game played costs $2.00.

    Pick 5 numbers between 1 - 69 or select Quick Pick.

    Pick your numbers: Use a play slip or speak to your retailer
  • Pick one Powerball

    Pick 1 Powerball between 1 - 26 or select Quick Pick.

    Pick one Powerball
  • Add Power Play® to your ticket

    Select Power Play for an extra  $1.00 per game, and multiply non-jackpot winning prizes, except the Match 5 prize, by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10x the amount! The 10x multiplier is available on initially advertised jackpots of $150 million or less. The Match 5 prize with Power Play is always multiplied by 2X and will always be $2 million. With life-changing jackpots, it’s no surprise that Powerball is an Illinois favorite!

    Add Power Play® to your ticket
  • Play for more draws

    Speak to your retailer for more details.

    Play for more draws

Powerball Prizes & Odds

If your numbers match, you could be a winner! Reference the chart below to see the various game payouts and to understand how you can win more with Power Play®.

Illinois Lottery Powerball Prizes and Odds

* Prizes with Power Play when number drawn is 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X & 10X

In certain rare instances these prizes may be paid on a pari-mutuel basis, and will be lower than these published prize levels. For the jackpot prize, if two or more people match all six winning numbers, that jackpot is shared equally among the winners. After receiving an initial payment shortly after the prize is claimed, the initial jackpot winner(s) will receive their prize in annual installments over a 29-year period unless, within 60 days from the date they claim their prize, they request the cash option method of payment. Power Play increases non-jackpot prizes only. Note that any set prizes or Power Play prizes, including the Match 5+0 prizes, may be reduced if wins exceed the available prize fund. For a current estimate on the cash amount for Powerball, Mega Millions, and Lotto, contact the Illinois Lottery.

Power Play is a special feature that increases the value of prize levels 3 through 9 by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10 times if a player purchased the Power Play feature. The Power Play number will be randomly drawn at the time of the Powerball drawing. The 10x multiplier is available on initially advertised jackpots of $150 million or less.  The Match 5+0 prize doubles to $2,000,000 with Power Play! A player must choose the Power Play option when they buy their Powerball ticket to qualify for the Power Play prizes.

 

Payout Details

The prize payout information for Powerball will be updated by Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday mornings at 12:30 AM CST, following scheduled drawings.

Note: Illinois Lottery only reports the payout information for Illinois winners. For payout information of all participating Powerball states, please visit www.powerball.com

 

Did you Win?

If you purchased your ticket at an Illinois Lottery retailer, you can determine whether your ticket is a winner by scanning the barcode located at the bottom of the ticket with the scanner on the ticket checker, Illinois Lottery vending machine, or the Illinois Lottery app. Any prize of $600 or less can be redeemed immediately at any Illinois Lottery retailer, subject to onsite fund availability and the individual retailer’s preference.

If you purchased your ticket online, please check your online “My Account” section. Any prize of $600 or less will be automatically added to your online account wallet. However, if such winnings cause your total account balance to exceed $2,000, the excess winnings will be sent to you via check.

For tickets purchased at an Illinois Lottery retailer or online, any prize over $600 must be claimed by mail or at an Illinois Lottery Claim Center. Prizes of $10,000 or less may also be redeemed through an Illinois Lottery e-Claim. For more information please visit When You Win.

All you need to know about Powerball

Powerball is a large national jackpot game with nine ways to win.

 

Power Play®

  • Power Play allows players to increase their non-jackpot winnings, except the Match 5 prize, by 2, 3, 4, 5 or 10 times if they purchased the Power Play feature. The Match 5 prize is increased to $2 million if a player adds Power Play regardless of the Power Play number drawn.
  • A 10X multiplier will be available for initially advertised jackpot amounts of $150 million or less.
  • The Power Play number will be randomly drawn at the time of the Powerball drawing. When a ticket is purchased at retail, your ticket will clearly be marked with a YES indicator for the Power Play feature.
  • If you don’t purchase Power Play, your ticket will be clearly marked with a NO indicator for the Power Play feature.
  • Power Play costs an extra $1.00 per game. The choice to play Power Play applies to all games played on the ticket.

 

Will Power Play Multiply All My Non-Jackpot Winnings?

  • No, the Match 5 prize will not be multiplied by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10. It will increase to $2 million for a Match 5 of 69 win, even when the Power Play option is selected.
  • Powerball drawings are conducted Monday, Wednesday and Saturday evenings at 9:59 PM CST by the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL). Drawing results can also be found on the Illinois Lottery website: www.illinoislottery.com and on the Illinois Lottery app.
  • You have the same options for online Powerball purchases that you have in retail stores.

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