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How to Play Jersey Cash 5

Learn how to play NJ's favorite game on Jackpocket.

With a daily chance at serious cash, every day could be your lucky day with Jersey Cash 5.  The XTRA prize multipliers and straightforward gameplay makes Cash 5 a Jackpocket favorite. 

Here’s everything you need to know to start playing—and (fingers-crossed) winning Jersey Cash 5.

In a Nutshell

Cost: Each Jersey Cash 5 play costs $1.

Jackpot: Jackpots start at $100k. If nobody wins the jackpot, it "rolls over" and is added to the next jackpot. 

Jackpot winners on Jackpocket: 9

Drawings: Every night at approximately 10:57 pm.

Overall odds of winning a prize: 1:11

How to Play Jersey Cash 5

Pick five (5) numbers between 1-45. Try your lucky ones or use Quick Pick on the Jackpocket app for randomly-generated numbers.

Add XTRA for an additional $1 per play to increase non-jackpot Jersey Cash 5 prizes. If you match three or more of the Jersey Cash 5 numbers drawn, your Jersey Cash 5 prize, excluding the Jackpot, will be multiplied by the XTRA Multiplier. Match just two numbers and you win a $2 prize!

Cash 5 Prizes & Odds

Jersey Cash 5 XTRA
Match Odds Prizes X2 X3 X4 X5
5 numbers 1 in 1,221,759 Jackpot* - - - -
4 numbers 1 in 6,109 $500* $1,000* $1,500* $2,000* $2,500*
3 numbers 1 in 157 15* $30* $45* $60* $75*
2 numbers 1 in 22 - $2* $2* $2* $2*
Overall Jersey Cash 5 Odds: 1:153 Overall Odds with XTRA: 1:11


What is XTRA?

XTRA is the random multiplier that you can add to your Jersey Cash 5 ticket. You could multiply your non-jackpot prize by 2, 3, 4, or 5 times!

Are You A Cash 5 Winner?

Jersey Cash 5 drawings are held every night at approximately 10:57 pm. If you’re a Jackpocket player, you get automatically notified by email when you win.

For prizes $599.50 and under (the threshold amount in New Jersey), Jackpocket credits your account for the full amount. If you win $599.50 or more, we arrange to have the ticket securely delivered to you so that you can claim your prize from the NJ state lottery.

If you bought your Cash 5 ticket in person from a brick-and-mortar retailer, check the NJ state lottery website for more information on how to claim your prize from a retailer or via a claim form with the New Jersey Lottery.

Play Cash 5 on Jackpocket

Feeling like a soon-to-be Cash 5 champ? Head over to the Jackpocket app and join the next Jersey Cash 5 drawing and good luck!

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