When you have 4 numbers and the Powerball correct on any Powerball drawing, you receive $10,000. If you have 5 numbers correct without the Powerball, you win $1,000,000.
The odds of getting 4 numbers right plus the Powerball are 1 in 648,976, while the odds of getting 5 numbers right without the Powerball are 1 in 5,153,633.
The odds of winning any prize in any one drawing are approximately 1 in 32. The odds of winning the Jackpot by getting all 5 numbers and the Powerball are 1 in 175,223,510.
The largest Powerball jackpot in history was split on November 28, 2012 by two people in Arizona and Missouri. It's been confirmed that two separate winning tickets were sold for the record $579.9 million jackpot, which has a cash value of $379.8 million before taxes.
The largest lottery jackpot ever won is still the $656 million Mega Millions jackpot that was won by three people in March 2012.