Conservation payments in Saline County, Illinois totaled $18.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 53 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%6$2,296,656$382,776
Top 2%20%12$3,683,460$306,955
Top 3%27%19$4,942,953$260,155
Top 4%32%25$5,756,029$230,241
Top 5%37%32$6,639,757$207,492
Top 6%40%38$7,296,655$192,017
Top 7%44%45$7,999,428$177,765
Top 8%47%51$8,547,631$167,601
Top 9%50%58$9,129,235$157,401
Top 10%53%64$9,590,664$149,854
Top 11%55%70$10,028,705$143,267
Top 12%58%77$10,510,673$136,502
Top 13%60%83$10,891,626$131,224
Top 14%62%90$11,308,601$125,651
Top 15%64%96$11,650,820$121,363
Top 16%66%103$12,028,082$116,777
Top 17%68%109$12,337,943$113,192
Top 18%70%116$12,679,967$109,310
Top 19%71%122$12,960,422$106,233
Top 20%73%129$13,271,510$102,880
Remaining 80% of recips.27%516$4,867,602$9,433

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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