Conservation payments in Maryland totaled $302 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 54 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%14%86$43,210,783$502,451
Top 1%14%86$43,210,783$502,451
Top 2%22%172$67,364,481$391,654
Top 2%22%172$67,364,481$391,654
Top 3%28%258$85,871,693$332,836
Top 3%28%258$85,871,693$332,836
Top 4%34%345$101,558,749$294,373
Top 4%34%345$101,558,749$294,373
Top 5%38%431$115,172,796$267,222
Top 5%38%431$115,172,796$267,222
Top 6%42%517$127,185,599$246,007
Top 6%42%517$127,185,599$246,007
Top 7%46%604$137,887,538$228,291
Top 7%46%604$137,887,538$228,291
Top 8%49%690$147,561,655$213,857
Top 8%49%690$147,561,655$213,857
Top 9%52%776$156,398,079$201,544
Top 9%52%776$156,398,079$201,544
Top 10%54%863$164,525,125$190,643
Top 10%54%863$164,525,125$190,643
Top 11%57%949$171,926,518$181,166
Top 11%57%949$171,926,518$181,166
Top 12%59%1,035$178,750,057$172,705
Top 12%59%1,035$178,750,057$172,705
Top 13%61%1,122$185,195,904$165,059
Top 13%61%1,122$185,195,904$165,059
Top 14%63%1,208$191,179,645$158,261
Top 14%63%1,208$191,179,645$158,261
Top 15%65%1,294$196,777,883$152,069
Top 15%65%1,294$196,777,883$152,069
Top 16%67%1,380$202,039,304$146,405
Top 16%67%1,380$202,039,304$146,405
Top 17%69%1,467$207,034,400$141,128
Top 17%69%1,467$207,034,400$141,128
Top 18%70%1,553$211,685,205$136,307
Top 18%70%1,553$211,685,205$136,307
Top 19%72%1,639$216,099,991$131,849
Top 19%72%1,639$216,099,991$131,849
Top 20%73%1,726$220,303,951$127,638
Top 20%73%1,726$220,303,951$127,638
Remaining 80% of recips.27%6,905$81,842,838$11,853
Remaining 80% of recips.27%6,905$81,842,838$11,853

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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