Slot Machine returns in Tunica, MS (Mississippi)
Last Update: Sep 21, 2002
A survey of the Tunica, Mississippi, nickel video slots was conducted by Marsha Ness. She used the same methodology as my study, except she correctly weighted each game type by the total number in the casino. The following table also shows her results.
|Pay Range (%)||Average||Av plus|
|1||Sheraton||49 / 389||93.48 - 94.96||93.974||94.474||One at 98.01%, one at 87.51%|
|2||Sam's Town||20 / 306||92.43 - 92.76||93.030||93.530||Three at 98.01%|
|3||Fitzgerald's||24 / 456||92.43 - 92.76||92.588||92.788|| |
|4||Gold Strike||15 / 267||90.05 - 92.54||91.976||92.601|| |
|5||Hollywood||26 / 267||88.29 - 90.46||90.176||90.510||One at 98.01%, one at 87.51%|
|6||Bally's||14 / 307||90.01 - 92.76||90.847||unknown|| |
|7||Grand||19 / 566||87.51 - 90.04||89.946||90.612|| |
|8||Harrah's||20 / 360||86.18 - 88.41||87.882||unknown|| |
|9||Horseshoe||7 / 89||85.01 - 86.18||85.769||86.269|| |
Notes: The pay range represents only test results. The Hollywood average also includes 12 guaranteed 98% machines, which were not tested.