Wheat Subsidies in the United States totaled $2.0 billion in 2010

In 2010, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 73 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 2010 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%28%5,643$366,675,271$64,979
Top 2%39%11,286$516,894,700$45,800
Top 3%47%16,929$621,784,105$36,729
Top 4%53%22,572$702,814,683$31,137
Top 5%58%28,215$768,505,668$27,237
Top 6%62%33,859$822,934,932$24,305
Top 7%66%39,502$868,928,370$21,997
Top 8%68%45,145$908,360,724$20,121
Top 9%71%50,788$942,567,101$18,559
Top 10%73%56,431$972,498,619$17,233
Top 11%75%62,074$998,924,301$16,092
Top 12%77%67,718$1,022,442,881$15,099
Top 13%79%73,361$1,043,540,647$14,225
Top 14%80%79,004$1,062,598,751$13,450
Top 15%81%84,647$1,079,904,860$12,758
Top 16%83%90,290$1,095,661,472$12,135
Top 17%84%95,934$1,110,073,753$11,571
Top 18%85%101,577$1,123,325,693$11,059
Top 19%86%107,220$1,135,549,535$10,591
Top 20%86%112,863$1,146,836,240$10,161
Remaining 80% of recips.14%451,455$179,631,719$398
 

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