Commodity subsidies in Pennsylvania totaled $1.3 billion from 1995-2017.

From 1995 to 2017, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 62 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2017 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%18%350$222,639,141$636,112
Top 2%27%700$340,989,277$487,128
Top 3%34%1,050$430,748,698$410,237
Top 4%40%1,400$504,685,101$360,489
Top 5%45%1,750$567,389,998$324,223
Top 6%49%2,100$622,022,494$296,201
Top 7%53%2,450$670,424,745$273,643
Top 8%56%2,800$713,565,697$254,845
Top 9%59%3,150$752,290,632$238,822
Top 10%62%3,500$787,430,255$224,980
Top 11%65%3,850$819,575,346$212,877
Top 12%67%4,200$849,131,448$202,174
Top 13%69%4,550$876,367,604$192,608
Top 14%71%4,900$901,653,673$184,011
Top 15%73%5,250$925,222,742$176,233
Top 16%75%5,600$947,186,937$169,141
Top 17%76%5,950$967,807,245$162,657
Top 18%78%6,300$987,085,334$156,680
Top 19%79%6,650$1,005,105,868$151,144
Top 20%80%7,000$1,022,036,082$146,005
Remaining 80% of recips.20%28,004$248,615,750$8,878
 

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