Top 25 Progressive Jackpots In First Year Of Michigan Online Casinos

Written By Drew Ellis on January 31, 2022 - Last Updated on December 12, 2023
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We are just past the 1-year anniversary of online casinos going live in Michigan. That means we’ve had a full year of progressive online jackpot winners.

The payouts were big across the board, including one over $1 million.

What casinos and online slot games paid out the most in the last year? We take a look with the Top 25 biggest progressive jackpots won in the first year of online casinos.

Top 25 progressive jackpots At Michigan Online Casinos

We reached out to all 14 online casino operators for their list of top online progressive jackpots in the past year.

While not all responded, here’s a look at the Top 25.

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1. BetMGMBison FuryJune 5$1,066,086
2.BetMGMDivine FortuneJune 3$991,801
3.BetMGMMercy Of The Gods TouchSept. 17$572,417
4.Four WindsBuffalo DiamondApril 30$509,404
5. Four WindsThe MaskOct. 25$494,527
6.BetMGMBison FuryJuly 19$469,525
7.BetRiversDivine FortuneJune 14$431,193
10.BetMGMMGM Grand MillionsAug. 22$313,590
11.BetMGMLoot'EnKhamun and the Dead Sea ScrollsNov. 4$307,549
12.BetMGMDivine Fortune TouchJune 7$294,390
13.BetMGMMercy Of The GodsNov. 3$291,465
14.BetMGMMirage Mega MagmaDec. 17$280,602
15.DraftKingsDivine Fortune TouchApril$275,754
17.BetMGMMGM Grand MillionsSept. 5$249,052
20.Four WindsDollar Storm Caribbean GoldSept. 27$220,980
21.Gun LakeN/AN/A$204,200
22.Four WindsTriple Diamond StrikeSept. 29$202,500
23.BetRiversTriple Red Hot 7March 17$200,210
24.BetRiversDivine Fortune TouchJuly 20$193,177
25.Four WindsTriple Hot IceApril 29$187,500

BetMGM takes the top spots

If you were looking for a life-changing payday, BetMGM Casino looked to be the place for you.

BetMGM was the lone casino to record a jackpot of over $1 million, while another reached $991,000.

Altogether, BetMGM produced 10 jackpots at $249,000 or more.

Four Winds Casino also was up near the top, with two jackpots right around $500,000 this year.

In regard to the time of year, June was the hot month in the state. The sixth month produced four of the top 10 jackpots over the last year. That combined for nearly $3 million.

Divine Fortune tops the games list

While Bison Fury earned the highest jackpot of the year, another game found itself most frequent on the list.

Divine Fortune and Divine Fortune Touch accounted for five of the top 25 jackpots.

While Golden Nugget Casino didn’t get any jackpots in our Top 25, Divine Fortune was a big winner for their users as well. Their top five progressive jackpots of the year came from the game, with a high of $108,030.

Over $1 billion of revenue in first year of online casinos

Earlier this month, Michigan became the third state in U.S. history to generate more than $1 billion in annual revenue from its online casinos and poker rooms.

Altogether, Michigan recorded $1.1 billion in gross revenue from its online casinos and poker rooms. That also generated $279.3 million in state taxes.

Those numbers were following a month of December that saw $121,760,593 in revenue from online casinos across the state.

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Drew Ellis is currently the Lead Writer of He was the former Lead Writer of PlayMichigan, the No. 1 source for online gambling news in Michigan. A lifelong resident of the state, Ellis has been working in various forms of media since 1998, including more than a decade in the sports betting industry prior to transitioning into US casino markets in 2020.

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