10 Best Illinois Lottery Scratch Offs RANKED (Sept 2023)

By: Jared James, Founder

How did you pick your last Illinois Lottery scratch off?  Did you go for that flashy new instant game or was a certain ticket calling your name?

However you picked it, chances are you wasted your money.  Sorry.  It’s not your fault.  No one told you there was a better way.

What if you knew which scratchers had the best odds of winning?

Wouldn’t that be amazing?  You wouldn’t be guessing which game to play.  You’d have an advantage.  Your very own lotto edge.

Keep reading because your luck is about to change.

Illinois Lottery Scratch Off Odds

IL Lottery scratch off tickets vary from one game to the next.  Not just the catchy names or ticket price either.

Each game has its own odds of winning.  Those odds vary from game to game and even between similar prizes.  No two instant games are the same.

Knowing these odds can give you an advantage!

Wouldn’t you want to buy scratchers that give you the best chance of winning?  Let the sucker behind you in line waste his money.

About Overall Odds

The simplest way to compare Illinois Lotto scratch off odds is using the “overall odds”.

The overall odds of winning are the odds of winning ANY prize in a scratch off game.

The overall odds remain the same throughout the life of a game and are typically printed on the back of a scratch ticket.

If you want to know the best chances to win anything on your scratch off, the overall odds are the way to go.

The overall odds are available from the IL Lottery website.  If you had spare time, you could collect the overall odds on each game.   Create yourself a ranked list.

Just make sure to update your list as new games come out.  Let’s be real.  Nobody has time for that.

Fortunately, we do the hard work for you.  At least for the top 10 best games!

Keep scrolling for the Top 10 List of Illinois Lottery scratch off games with best overall odds of winning this month.

Top 10 IL Lottery Scratch Off Odds

RankImageGame NameGame #Ticket PriceOverall OddsOdds Edge
1Illinois Lottery Cash Celebration Scratch Off TicketCash Celebration7430$301 in 2.72Best Odds Award
2IL Lottery $3MM Cash Fortune Scratch Ticket$3,000,000 Cash Fortune7520$301 in 2.72Best Odds Award
3Illinois Lottery 200X Payout Scratch Off Ticket200X Payout7495$301 in 2.78(2.2%)
4Illinois Lottery Diamond Crossword 10X Scratch Off TicketDiamond Crossword 10X7477$251 in 2.80(2.9%)
5Illinois Lottery Million $$ Match Scratch Off TicketMillion $$ Match7408$301 in 2.85(4.8%)
6Illinois Lottery Titanium Black 7s Scratch Off TicketTitanium Black 7s7512$301 in 2.85(4.8%)
7Illinois Lottery 20 Years of Cash Scratch Off Ticket20 Years of Cash7352$201 in 2.93(7.7%)
8Illinois Lottery 100X Payout Scratch Off Ticket100X Payout7494$201 in 3.16(16.2%)
9Illinois Lottery $20 Illinois Jackpot Scratch Off Ticket$20 Illinois Jackpot7463$201 in 3.16(16.2%)
10Illinois Lottery $2,000 Frenzy Multiplier Scratch Off Ticket$2,000 Frenzy Multiplier7511$201 in 3.18(16.9%)

Note: The Odds Edge compares a game’s overall odds to the #1 ranked game.

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