Conservation payments in Massachusetts totaled $28.9 million from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 56 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%18$5,206,745$289,264
Top 2%27%37$7,909,219$213,763
Top 3%33%56$9,609,737$171,602
Top 4%38%75$10,984,659$146,462
Top 5%42%94$12,176,690$129,539
Top 6%45%112$13,131,480$117,245
Top 7%49%131$14,031,496$107,111
Top 8%51%150$14,845,299$98,969
Top 9%54%169$15,593,424$92,269
Top 10%56%188$16,277,990$86,585
Top 11%59%207$16,912,830$81,704
Top 12%60%225$17,477,179$77,676
Top 13%62%244$18,042,849$73,946
Top 14%64%263$18,585,993$70,669
Top 15%66%282$19,081,957$67,667
Top 16%68%301$19,546,847$64,940
Top 17%69%320$19,987,688$62,462
Top 18%71%338$20,384,932$60,310
Top 19%72%357$20,783,136$58,216
Top 20%73%376$21,161,354$56,280
Remaining 80% of recips.27%1,507$7,739,744$5,136
 

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