Commodity subsidies in Maryland totaled $792 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 71 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%21%108$164,377,805$1,522,017
Top 2%32%217$253,143,619$1,166,560
Top 3%40%326$319,167,440$979,041
Top 4%47%435$372,952,813$857,363
Top 5%53%544$417,761,636$767,944
Top 6%57%652$454,741,438$697,456
Top 7%61%761$486,076,561$638,734
Top 8%65%870$513,410,328$590,127
Top 9%68%979$537,617,326$549,149
Top 10%71%1,088$559,322,701$514,083
Top 11%73%1,197$578,790,743$483,534
Top 12%75%1,305$595,842,672$456,584
Top 13%77%1,414$611,309,081$432,326
Top 14%79%1,523$625,293,136$410,567
Top 15%81%1,632$637,839,160$390,833
Top 16%82%1,741$649,236,746$372,910
Top 17%83%1,850$659,560,371$356,519
Top 18%84%1,958$668,890,715$341,619
Top 19%86%2,067$677,574,165$327,806
Top 20%87%2,176$685,549,897$315,051
Remaining 80% of recips.13%8,707$106,831,496$12,270

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

 

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