Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Washington totaled $8.7 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of WRP recipients were paid 77 percent of WRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%19%1$1,663,120$1,663,120
Top 2%35%2$3,015,291$1,507,645
Top 3%44%3$3,840,142$1,280,047
Top 4%60%5$5,243,876$1,048,775
Top 5%64%6$5,564,876$927,479
Top 6%67%7$5,857,848$836,835
Top 7%69%8$6,054,274$756,784
Top 8%74%10$6,427,743$642,774
Top 9%76%11$6,590,458$599,133
Top 10%77%12$6,744,889$562,074
Top 11%79%13$6,893,952$530,304
Top 12%82%15$7,165,572$477,705
Top 13%83%16$7,269,682$454,355
Top 14%85%17$7,364,290$433,194
Top 15%86%18$7,456,290$414,238
Top 16%87%20$7,593,253$379,663
Top 17%88%21$7,653,354$364,445
Top 18%88%22$7,710,526$350,478
Top 19%89%23$7,761,028$337,436
Top 20%90%25$7,852,358$314,094
Remaining 80% of recips.10%100$862,185$8,622

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

 

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