Sports betting payouts depend on which type of odds are being used. The important thing to note about payouts is that they often include the amount of money you put in. If you bet $170 on the Cowboys to win at -170 odds, the payout is $270. However, the profit, or amount of money you win, is $100.

## How does a bet pay out?

The number shows how much the total payout will be, including the original stake per unit staked. For example, a winning bet at 1.5 would return a total of $1.50 **for every $1 staked**. A winning bet at 2.25 would return a total of $2.25 for every $1 staked. An even money bet is expressed as 2.00.

## What does pay on a $100 bet?

If you bet $100, you get **$120**: your $100 stake + $20 profit.

## What does a +200 bet pay?

For example, a money line of +200 would mean that you would make a **profit of $200 if you bet $100 and were** correct. That’s also equivalent to fractional odds of 2/1 and decimal odds of 3. A negative money line represents the amount that you would have to bet to win $100 if you were correct.

## What happens if you bet $100 on a +140 money line?

An underdog at +140 moneyline odds means a $100 winner **nets you $140 in profit**.

## Is the moneyline a good bet?

What’s great about moneyline bets is that they are not only **simple enough for beginner sports bettors to understand and utilize properly**, but they are also heavily used by professional sports bettors to rake in huge wins every single day in sportsbooks all across the world.

## What does 12 to 1 odds pay?

For every 13, odds are that 12 will be a particular event and 1 will be another event. There is a 92.31 percent probability of a particular outcome and 7.69 percent probability of another outcome. If you bet 1 on a game with 12 to 1 odds and you win, your total payout will be **13.00 which is your bet plus 12.00 profit**.

## What does 20 to 1 odds pay?

For example, 6-5 means you will get $6 in profit for every $5 you wager, while 20-1 means you get **$20 in profit for every $1 you wager**. In the latter example, a bet of $2 means you would get $42 back for a winning wager.

## What is the payout on 100 to 1 odds?

Odds conversion

Decimal | Fractional | Return (minus stake) |
---|---|---|

3.00 | 2/1 | 200.00% |

4.00 | 3/1 | 300.00% |

10.00 | 9/1 | 900.00% |

101.00 | 100/1 | 10,000.00% |

## What does 5 to 2 odds pay?

Odds with $2 Minimum Payoff for Horse Racing

Odds | $2 Payoff |
---|---|

8/5 | $5.20 |

9/5 | $5.60 |

2/1 | $6.00 |

5/2 | $7.00 |

## How are bet winnings calculated?

To calculate winnings on fractional odds, **multiply your bet by the top number (numerator), then divide the result by the bottom (denominator)**. So a $10 bet at 5/2 odds is (10 * 5) / 2, which equals $25. A $10 bet at 2/5 odds is (10 * 2) / 5, which is $4.

## What happens if you lose a moneyline bet?

For example, if you make a moneyline bet that Roger Federer will win his next tennis match, you will **win your bet when he wins and lose your bet when he loses**. It does not matter how he wins or by how many sets he wins.

## What is payout for?

Word forms: payouts

A payout is **a sum of money, especially a large one**, that is paid to someone, for example, by an insurance company or as a prize.

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