September 4, 2015

August Slot Machine Revenue 3.3 Percent Lower Than Last Year

The gross revenue from the play of slot machines in August of this year fell by $7 million from August 2014 revenue, according to the Gaming Control Board.
The monthly slot revenue report shows August gross revenue from slot machine play was $203,026,163, an amount 3.32 percent lower than the $210,006,849 in revenue generated in August 2014.
Tax revenue collected by the Commonwealth from the play of slot machines was $108,434,577 this August.
The average number of operating slot machines throughout Pennsylvania casinos was 26,234 in August 2015 compared to 26,403 in August 2014.
A more complete report is available online.