Wetlands Reserve Program payments in the United States totaled $533 million from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of WRP recipients were paid 74 percent of WRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%39%64$208,535,602$3,258,369
Top 2%48%129$254,071,314$1,969,545
Top 3%54%194$285,943,325$1,473,935
Top 4%58%259$309,581,705$1,195,296
Top 5%62%324$328,958,521$1,015,304
Top 6%65%389$345,091,291$887,124
Top 7%67%454$359,032,245$790,820
Top 8%70%519$371,308,598$715,431
Top 9%72%584$382,306,630$654,635
Top 10%74%649$392,118,131$604,188
Top 11%75%714$400,971,435$561,585
Top 12%77%779$409,044,454$525,089
Top 13%78%844$416,524,740$493,513
Top 14%79%909$423,384,578$465,770
Top 15%81%973$429,664,592$441,587
Top 16%82%1,038$435,547,658$419,603
Top 17%83%1,103$440,990,293$399,810
Top 18%84%1,168$446,071,150$381,910
Top 19%85%1,233$450,808,359$365,619
Top 20%85%1,298$455,236,981$350,722
Remaining 80% of recips.15%5,195$77,727,065$14,962
 

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