Wheat Subsidies in 2nd District of Nebraska (Rep. Don Bacon) totaled $628,914 from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of wheat subsidy recipients were paid 50 percent of wheat subsidies.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%7%6$32,359$5,393
Top 2%14%12$60,366$5,031
Top 3%21%19$88,935$4,681
Top 4%26%25$111,201$4,448
Top 5%30%31$131,971$4,257
Top 6%36%38$153,885$4,050
Top 7%40%44$171,333$3,894
Top 8%44%51$189,934$3,724
Top 9%47%57$204,482$3,587
Top 10%50%63$217,864$3,458
Top 11%54%70$232,478$3,321
Top 12%56%76$244,260$3,214
Top 13%59%82$255,212$3,112
Top 14%62%89$266,810$2,998
Top 15%64%95$276,276$2,908
Top 16%66%102$286,855$2,812
Top 17%68%108$295,252$2,734
Top 18%70%114$302,878$2,657
Top 19%72%121$311,182$2,572
Top 20%73%127$317,770$2,502
Remaining 80% of recips.27%511$115,750$227

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

 

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