February 3rd, 2017


Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board
P.O. Box 69060
Harrisburg, PA 17106-9060


Doug Harbach or Richard McGarvey (717) 346-8321

Slot Machine Revenue Down 2.4% In January According To Report From PA Gaming Control Board

HARRISBURG, PA:   The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Boardposted on its web site today the monthly report for total revenue generated from the play of slot machines at casinos during January 2017.


According to the report, January gross revenue from slot machines at the 12 casinos was$180,304,670, a 2.4% decrease in revenue when compared to the $184,811,874 generated in January 2016.   Tax revenue in January of this year was $95,847,419.


The average number of slot machines operating on a daily basis was 26,254 during January 2017 compared to 26,229 at the casinos in January 2016. 


Gross slot machine revenue for each of the casinos is as follows, with the percentage change reflected over the previous year: 



January 2017

January 2016

% Change

Parx Casino




Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem




Rivers Casino




The Meadows Casino




Mohegan Sun Pocono




Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course




Harrah's Philadelphia Casino




SugarHouse Casino




Mount Airy Casino Resort




Presque Isle Downs and Casino




Valley Forge Casino Resort




Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin




Statewide Total






About the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board:

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board was established in 2004 and is tasked to oversee all aspects of the state’s casino industry. There are 10 stand-alone and racetrack casinos in operation, along with the two smaller resort casinos.  These facilities collectively employ 18,000 people and annually generate approximately $1.4 billion in tax revenue from slot machine and table games play. The largest portion of that money is used for property tax reduction to all Pennsylvania homeowners.


Additional information about both the PGCB’s regulatory efforts and Pennsylvania’s casino gaming industry can be found at You can also follow the agency on Twitter by choosing @PAGamingControl.