Casinos contribute $67.9 million to the state
(Baltimore) — Maryland’s six casinos combined to generate $159,270,308 in gaming revenue during September 2022. The total represented a decrease of $6,117,730 (-3.7%) compared to September 2021.
Casino gaming contributions to the state in September 2022 totaled $67,958,645, a decrease of $1,029,079 (-1.5%) compared to September 2021.
Contributions to the Education Trust Fund (ETF) in September 2022 were $49,353,922, a decrease of $793,121 (-1.6%) compared to September 2021. Casino gaming revenues also support the communities and jurisdictions where the casinos are located, Maryland’s horse racing industry, and small, minority- and women-owned businesses.
Maryland’s six privately owned casinos offer both slot machines and table games: MGM National Harbor in Prince George’s County; Live! Casino & Hotel in Anne Arundel County; Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore City; Ocean Downs Casino in Worcester County; Hollywood Casino Perryville in Cecil County; and Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County.
The gaming revenue totals for September 2022 are as follows:
MGM National Harbor (2,123 slot machines, 209 table games)
$63,797,039 in September 2022, a decrease of $5,699,943 (-8.2%) from September 2021
Live! Casino & Hotel (3,865 slot machines, 180 table games)
$56,833,665 in September 2022, an increase of $337,653 (0.6%) from September 2021
Horseshoe Casino (1,789 slot machines, 130 table games)
$17,260,444 in September 2022, a decrease of $271,856 (-1.6%) from September 2021
Ocean Downs Casino (847 slot machines, 19 table games)
$9,179,026 in September 2022, an increase of $144,830 (1.6%) from September 2021
Hollywood Casino (703 slot machines, 19 table games)
$7,058,162 in September 2022, a decrease of $406,973 (-5.5%) from September 2021
Rocky Gap Casino (670 slot machines, 16 table games)
$5,141,972 in September 2022, a decrease of $221,441 (-4.1%) from September 2021
Maryland Lottery and Gaming is responsible for oversight of the state’s casinos. In this role, the agency provides direction and guidance to its casino partners on financial, security, regulatory and licensing procedures for the facilities. To keep Marylanders informed and to maintain transparency of casino operations, monthly financial reports are posted on mdgaming.com. Maryland Lottery and Gaming reminds players to play responsibly and within their budget; resources are available at mdgamblinghelp.org or by calling 1-800-GAMBLER.