As far as real casino payouts in roulette are concerned, it should be noted that they seem to be rather simple to remember. On the other hand, it should be mentioned that there exists one knotty issue concerning payouts in this casino game.

In fact, the matter is that roulette is known to have 2 basic modifications: European and American roulette. Consequently, payouts turn out to differ in these 2 variations of the game.

Wagers and Payouts

It should be mentioned that like in craps, in roulette payouts depend on the type of wager, which is placed by a player. The larger a wager turns out to be, the larger payout is supposed to be. Below, here is a list of some main wagers in roulette and their payouts.

  • Straight Up Wager - seems to be a wager on any single number. The payout is known to be 36 to 1 in European roulette. As for American roulette, the payout appears to be about 37 to 1.
  • Split Wager - is wager on any 2 neighboring numbers. The payout for it appears to be 17.5 to 1 in European roulette. As for American roulette, the payout is 18 to 1.
  • Street Wager - is a stake, which is commonly placed on any 3 neighboring numbers. The payout in European roulette is known to be 11.333. As far as American roulette is concerned, it appears to be 11.667.
  • Corner Wager - is a kind of stake, which is put on 4 adjoining numbers. The payouts seem to be 8.25 to 1 and 8.5 to 1 in European and American roulette accordingly.
  • Line Wager - seems to be a stake, which is put on 6 numbers. The payouts are known to be 5.166 and 5.33 in European and American roulette accordingly.
  • Column Wager - appears to be a stake, which is put on 12 numbers. The payouts in European and American roulette are the following: 2.083 to 1 and 2.167 to 1.
  • Red or Black Wager- is believed to be a wager on color. The payouts for it seem to be 1.055 to 1 and 1.111 to 1 in European and American roulette accordingly.
  • Odd or Even Wager - appears to be a wager on even or odds numbers. The payouts are quite the same as for the previous wager.