New Jersey Pick 6 XTRA Lottery Information | theLotter Canada

NJ Pick 6 XTRA Information

Guess Range 6/49
Hosted in New Jersey, USA
(Local draw time)
Jackpot Type CASH
Tax Requirement Lottery prizes are subject to taxation at source. There are three tax bands. Tax Band 1: Tax-free up to $599.99. Tax Band 2: Any prize between $600 and $9,999.99 is subject to a tax rate of 30% for non-residents. Tax Band 3: Any prize above $10,000 is subject to a tax rate of 38% for non-residents. Check the tax laws in your country of residence for any further local taxation you may be subject to.

Chances to win New Jersey - Pick 6 XTRA

Divisions Match Winning Odds
1 Prize 6 1:13,983,816
2 Prize 5 1:54,201
3 Prize 4 1:1,032
4 Prize 3 1:57
5 Prize 2 1:8

New Jersey - Pick 6 XTRA Information

The Main Rules of NJ Pick 6 XTRA

NJ Pick 6 XTRA follows the classic 6/49 format, which makes it very easy to play. All you have to do is choose 6 numbers from 1 to 49. Your main aim is to guess all the six numbers to win the NJ Pick 6 XTRA jackpot.

When Are the NJ Pick 6 XTRA Draws?

The NJ Pick 6 lottery draws take place twice a week, on Mondays and Tuesdays at 19:48 EST in New Jersey. With two chances to win the NJ Pick 6 XTRA, you can win big in this American lottery. After each draw, you can check your NJ Pick 6 results online on theLotter Canada.

The Fantastic NJ Pick 6 Jackpot

To win the NJ Pick 6 jackpot, you have to match all the six numbers in this 6/49 game. The minimum amount of the NJ Pick 6 jackpot is $2,000,000 and if nobody claims the prize, then it will get bigger for the following draw.

With every rollover, the NJ Pick 6 jackpot is increased with at least $100,000. And it doesn’t take a lot of rollovers for the pot to reach some incredible amounts. The biggest jackpot in the New Jersey Pick 6 lottery was of $48,900,000 and it was won back in February 2001 by a very lucky couple.

The Secondary Prizes in the NJ Pick 6 Lottery

There are four secondary prizes in the New Jersey Pick 6 XTRA. Match 5 of the main numbers to win the second prize, which represents 10% of the prize pool. If you get 3 of the six winning numbers, you win the 4th tier prize, which has a fixed amount of $3.00. The 5th tier prize is only available to XTRA players and it has a fixed amount of $2.00.

What Is the XTRA Multiplier in NJ Pick 6?

One of the great American lottery multipliers, the XTRA feature in the NJ Pick 6 lottery gives players have the chance to increase their secondary prizes. The XTRA number is drawn separately during the draw from 2 to 5 and it decides how many times the non-jackpot categories will be increased. Even if you only match two of the NJ Pick 6 numbers and scoop the 5th tier prize, the XTRA will still earn you a symbolic prize of $2.00.

Odds of Winning the NJ Pick 6

If you can’t choose your favorite in the Powerball vs Mega Millions battle, then you can play NJ Pick 6 instead. While the amount of the NJ Pick 6 first prize may not be as high as that of the US Powerball jackpot, your chances of winning it are far better. You stand a 1 in 13,983,816 chance to take home the NJ Pick 6 jackpot, which is far more achievable than the 1 in 292,201,338 odds you have of winning the Powerball.