Conservation payments in New York totaled $206 million from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 55 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%128$30,875,128$241,212
Top 2%23%257$48,057,091$186,993
Top 3%30%385$60,928,167$158,255
Top 4%35%514$71,624,300$139,347
Top 5%39%642$80,641,210$125,609
Top 6%43%771$88,540,202$114,838
Top 7%46%899$95,538,845$106,272
Top 8%50%1,028$101,959,694$99,183
Top 9%52%1,156$107,793,832$93,247
Top 10%55%1,285$113,207,000$88,099
Top 11%57%1,413$118,165,571$83,627
Top 12%60%1,542$122,768,501$79,616
Top 13%62%1,670$127,021,411$76,061
Top 14%64%1,799$130,988,395$72,812
Top 15%65%1,927$134,683,783$69,893
Top 16%67%2,056$138,192,575$67,214
Top 17%69%2,185$141,482,464$64,752
Top 18%70%2,313$144,553,654$62,496
Top 19%72%2,442$147,470,697$60,389
Top 20%73%2,570$150,213,478$58,449
Remaining 80% of recips.27%10,283$55,784,100$5,425
 

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