The Paleto Score

Michael, Franklin and Trevor take a well-protected holding bank in sleepy fishing village, Paleto Bay.

Mission Information

Mission Number 53
Mission Type MandatoryHeist
Mission Giver Lester Crest
Protagonist (Playable) Michael De SantaFranklin ClintonTrevor Philips
Location Liquor Ace, Sandy Shores
State / Area Blaine County

Gold Medal Objectives (100%)

The following are the Mission Objectives required to obtain the Gold Medal:.

  • Let it Rain: Fire over 4000 bullets.
  • Accuracy: Finish with a shooting accuracy of at least 50%.
  • Time: Complete within 16:00.
  • Collateral Damage: Cause $1,000,000 damage in Paleto Bay.

Note: You can complete each Gold Medal requirement in multiple playthroughs of the mission. You don't need to obtain them all in one single playthrough..

Mission Objectives

  • Go to the pier.
  • Park the van near the bank entrance.
  • Go inside the bank.
  • Go to the vault.
  • Take out the cops.
  • Take out the helicopter.
  • Shoot the fence down.
  • Hold off the military.
  • Go to Michael and Trevor.
  • Go to the factory.
  • Go to the railway platform.
  • Get on the train.


Heist Maximum Revenue

Although a cheap gunman will be killed and make casualty expenses, it is still a lesser expense than Packie, Chef or Gus cost. It is best to use Norm Richards (10.5%) as it is better to save Daryl Johns (9%) for the Big Score.

  • Maximum gross take: $8,016,020 (some will be lost during the fight)
  • FIB cut (78%): $6,252,496
  • Maximum net take: $1,763,524.

  • Lester's cut (12%): $210,414.

  • Crew cut (Daryl, 9%): $158,717.

  • Crew cut (Norm, 10.5%): $185,170.

  • Michael's cut: $464,395 (w/ Daryl) or $455,577 (w/ Norm).

  • Franklin's cut: $464,395 (w/ Daryl) or $455,577 (w/ Norm).

  • Trevor's cut: $464,395 (w/ Daryl) or $455,577 (w/ Norm).


PS3 / Xbox 360: Gold Medal Video Walkthrough

PS4 / Xbox One (First Person): Gold Medal Video Walkthrough


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