Conservation payments in Wisconsin totaled $990 million from 1995-2014.

From 1995 to 2014, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 53 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2014 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%531$143,899,824$270,998
Top 2%22%1,063$218,800,800$205,833
Top 3%28%1,594$277,758,249$174,252
Top 4%33%2,126$327,010,295$153,815
Top 5%37%2,657$369,503,948$139,068
Top 6%41%3,189$407,148,842$127,673
Top 7%45%3,720$440,846,037$118,507
Top 8%48%4,252$471,295,371$110,841
Top 9%50%4,783$499,119,734$104,353
Top 10%53%5,315$524,862,048$98,751
Top 11%55%5,846$548,628,823$93,847
Top 12%58%6,378$570,752,172$89,488
Top 13%60%6,910$591,413,771$85,588
Top 14%62%7,441$610,629,900$82,063
Top 15%64%7,973$628,722,511$78,856
Top 16%65%8,504$645,681,570$75,927
Top 17%67%9,036$661,675,407$73,227
Top 18%68%9,567$676,756,114$70,739
Top 19%70%10,099$691,093,007$68,432
Top 20%71%10,630$704,708,276$66,294
Remaining 80% of recips.29%42,524$285,247,601$6,708
 

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