Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Wisconsin totaled $33.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of WRP recipients were paid 63 percent of WRP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%3$7,858,804$2,619,601
Top 2%34%7$11,325,641$1,617,949
Top 3%39%10$12,940,610$1,294,061
Top 4%43%14$14,538,708$1,038,479
Top 5%48%18$16,033,749$890,764
Top 6%51%21$17,084,556$813,550
Top 7%55%25$18,352,539$734,102
Top 8%58%28$19,246,881$687,389
Top 9%61%32$20,302,542$634,454
Top 10%63%36$21,189,587$588,600
Top 11%65%39$21,831,721$559,788
Top 12%67%43$22,576,231$525,029
Top 13%69%46$23,098,626$502,144
Top 14%71%50$23,716,193$474,324
Top 15%73%54$24,278,553$449,603
Top 16%74%57$24,687,638$433,116
Top 17%75%61$25,212,955$413,327
Top 18%76%64$25,592,546$399,884
Top 19%78%68$26,067,376$383,344
Top 20%79%72$26,523,762$368,386
Remaining 80% of recips.21%288$6,934,754$24,079

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

 

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