Commodity subsidies in the United States totaled $10.7 billion in 2021

In 2021, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 66 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 2021 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%9,638$2,512,221,101$260,658
Top 2%33%19,276$3,561,270,237$184,752
Top 3%40%28,914$4,311,408,823$149,111
Top 4%46%38,553$4,906,397,571$127,264
Top 5%50%48,191$5,401,689,264$112,089
Top 6%54%57,829$5,826,295,246$100,750
Top 7%58%67,467$6,198,294,090$91,871
Top 8%61%77,106$6,528,297,310$84,667
Top 9%64%86,744$6,824,312,966$78,672
Top 10%66%96,382$7,091,518,237$73,577
Top 11%68%106,020$7,334,293,150$69,178
Top 12%70%115,659$7,555,987,169$65,330
Top 13%72%125,297$7,759,361,020$61,928
Top 14%74%134,935$7,946,363,292$58,890
Top 15%76%144,574$8,118,886,367$56,157
Top 16%77%154,212$8,278,318,350$53,681
Top 17%79%163,850$8,426,093,962$51,426
Top 18%80%173,488$8,563,394,142$49,360
Top 19%81%183,127$8,691,006,062$47,459
Top 20%82%192,765$8,809,778,406$45,702
Remaining 80% of recips.18%771,062$1,917,645,026$2,487
 

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