Conservation payments in Wisconsin totaled $1.0 billion from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 54 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%15%540$156,314,688$289,472
Top 2%23%1,081$236,712,778$218,976
Top 3%29%1,622$299,383,890$184,577
Top 4%34%2,163$351,535,102$162,522
Top 5%38%2,704$396,541,531$146,650
Top 6%42%3,244$436,239,238$134,476
Top 7%45%3,785$471,893,227$124,675
Top 8%48%4,326$504,191,735$116,549
Top 9%51%4,867$533,647,481$109,646
Top 10%54%5,408$560,824,338$103,703
Top 11%56%5,948$585,884,379$98,501
Top 12%58%6,489$609,176,114$93,878
Top 13%60%7,030$630,880,387$89,741
Top 14%62%7,571$651,138,597$86,004
Top 15%64%8,112$670,182,005$82,616
Top 16%66%8,652$688,084,747$79,529
Top 17%67%9,193$704,916,768$76,680
Top 18%69%9,734$720,810,310$74,051
Top 19%70%10,275$735,867,256$71,617
Top 20%72%10,816$750,153,280$69,356
Remaining 80% of recips.28%43,264$295,889,043$6,839
 

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