The latest monthly revenue report from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has revealed that combined gambling revenues for the month of August came to $487.1 million.
The latest figures represent a drop of of 6.6% on the previous month’s total of $531.6 million and a 9.3% increase on the total reported in October 2022.
Land-based casinos in New Jersey reported revenues of $228.1 million, up by 3.4% year-on-year and down 7.5% compared to the month of September’s total of $246.6 million.
For the month of October, five of the state’s nine casinos reported increases in casino win year-on-year.
Ocean Casino – $43.3 million – up 53.3%
Hard Rock – $41.2 million – up 5.8%
Bally’s – $12.4 million – up 14.9 %
Resorts – $13.2 million – up 3%
Golden Nugget – $12.2 million – up 1.6%
The four casinos that reported a decrease in revenues are:
Borgata – $56.8 million – down 8.9%
Caesars – $14.3 million – down 18%
Harrah’s – $17.8 million – down 11.9%
Tropicana – $16.4 million – down 5.6%
This brings the year-to-date casino win total to $2.4 billion, an increase of 1.9% compared to the $2.36 billion reported in the corresponding period in 2022.
The month of September saw New Jersey’s iGaming operators report $166.8 million in combined revenues. This was an increase of 1.8% on the previous month’s total and a 13.3% increase on the $147.2 million reported in October 2022. This brings the year to date total to $1.57 billion, an increase of 15.1% when compared to the same period in 2022.
New Jersey sports betting operators reported accepting $1.293 billion in wagers throughout the month of October. This was a marginal decrease of less than 0.5% compared to the previous month. Of that figure, $1.23 billion of the month’s sports wagers were placed through online sportsbooks with the retail sector taking in $56.2 million. The year-to-date total sports betting handle in New Jersey now stands at over $9 billion.
Sports betting revenue came to $92.3 million marking a 18.4% increase year-on-year. This brings the year-to-date revenue total to $801.2 million, a 34.7% increase on the same period in 2022.
Year-to-Date Sports Handle, Revenues & Taxes in New Jersey
PeriodTotal HandleMobile HandleMobile Handle %Sportsbook RevenueWin %State Taxes
Jan 2023$1,082,233,033$1,016,375,43593.91%$72,330,4396.68%$9,441,521Feb 2023$847,405,611$801,400,12694.57%$54,621,2206.45%$7,125,279Mar 2023$1,025,779,225$975,179,86995.07%$93,039,9999.07%$11,908,154Apr 2023$833,980,925$798,491,54295.74%$72,304,0368.67%$9,211,004May 2023$778,854,263$741,056,27095.15%$82,165,40410.55%$10,465,932Jun 2023$591,081,897$558,624,13094.51%$66,356,83811.23%$8,380,344Jul 2023$587,019,749$561,643,12195.68%$61,013,43310.39%$7,702,784Aug 2023$725,849,450$697,069,92896.04%$96,041,01913.23%$12,345,166Sep 2023$1,299,016,274$1,255,482,93096.64%$111,145,3858.80%$14,282,181Oct 2023$1,293,468,722$1,237,169,06795.64%$92,258,2957.13%$11,797,865Totals$9,064,689,149$8,642,492,41895.30%$801,276,0689.22%$102,660,230
Jenny Tang An experienced iGaming commentator and analyst based in New York City – Jenny reports on regulation and gambling industry news and events.
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