Wheat Subsidies in Wisconsin totaled $136 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 67 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%260$21,282,887$81,857
Top 2%33%520$30,560,394$58,770
Top 3%40%781$37,270,136$47,721
Top 4%45%1,041$42,673,747$40,993
Top 5%50%1,302$47,226,790$36,273
Top 6%54%1,562$51,154,162$32,749
Top 7%58%1,823$54,603,324$29,952
Top 8%61%2,083$57,612,884$27,659
Top 9%64%2,344$60,316,140$25,732
Top 10%67%2,604$62,740,520$24,094
Top 11%69%2,865$64,938,479$22,666
Top 12%71%3,125$66,933,837$21,419
Top 13%73%3,386$68,781,459$20,313
Top 14%75%3,646$70,471,919$19,329
Top 15%77%3,907$72,030,777$18,436
Top 16%78%4,167$73,456,506$17,628
Top 17%80%4,427$74,772,240$16,890
Top 18%81%4,688$75,996,840$16,211
Top 19%82%4,948$77,127,578$15,588
Top 20%83%5,209$78,169,688$15,007
Remaining 80% of recips.17%20,838$15,863,474$761

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

 

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