About Progressive Jackpot Slots

Progressive jackpot slots are by far one of the most popular casino games. Why? Because you can win millions without spending a fortune. As the name suggests, the amount of cash you can potentially win keeps progressing each time the game is played.

The most popular progressive slots online are available at dozens of casinos across the globe. Not only is it easy to enjoy these incredible games anywhere, but you’re also able to have your pick of great casinos to play at.

Of course, even the most colossal progressive jackpots don’t grow forever. Eventually, a lucky player manages to win big and it could very well be you. If you need a little inspiration, you can browse our list of the largest progressive slot jackpots or have a look at the biggest jackpot wins of all time.

Below you can see combined progressive jackpot stats for all the jackpots we’re currently tracking.

Different types of Jackpots

When you play at real money casinos you might come across four different types of jackpots. Each of these types will help determine the size and frequency of the jackpot payout as well as which players contribute to the prize pot.

The Biggest Jackpot Wins of All Time

When you play on a progressive jackpot slot online, the aim is to hit that big jackpot win. There have been several incredible jackpot wins throughout the years. Below you can see the biggest jackpot wins of all time, and some fun facts.

  • The top paying progressive jackpot is Mega Moolah
  • There was a slot machine in Las Vegas that didn’t hit for over 20 years
  • Mega Moolah is often referred to as the “Million Maker”
  • One of the biggest winners played on mobile when he won the jackpot

How to Win Progressive Jackpots

The outcome of a progressive jackpot slot is determined by a Random Number Generator so unfortunately, there is no secret strategy that will increase the odds of winning. However, it’s worth keeping an eye on the prize pots for different slots, and avoiding those that have been won recently. We have also gathered our expert’s top 5 strategy tips on how to play progressive jackpot slots.

Progressive Jackpots FAQs

Need help or advice? We've gathered some of the most popular questions about progressive jackpots and had our expert give some answers.