What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BOREK, STEVEN Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $12,892.29 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, SUSAN R Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $12,892.07 Date 12/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZICCARDI, ASHLEY N Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $12,892.00 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, THOMAS H Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $12,891.87 Date 07/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLE, ANTHONY C Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $12,891.72 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $12,891.61 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KAITLYN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $12,891.00 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, JILL L Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $12,890.87 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GATES, SUSAN E Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $12,890.81 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, JENNIFER J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $12,890.26 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DAWN M Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $12,890.24 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISOTZKE, THERESA L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $12,890.23 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, SUE E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $12,889.91 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MORE, SUZANNE P Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $12,889.77 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILYOU, BONNIE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $12,889.52 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHEILA J Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $12,889.42 Date 03/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KENNETH L, JR Employer name Town of Elbridge Amount $12,888.82 Date 01/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ADAM Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $12,888.37 Date 06/02/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLITHORPE, KEVIN R Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $12,887.70 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DAWN Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $12,887.57 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, JEFFREY D Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $12,887.56 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE DORA, RENEE M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $12,887.52 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, ARLINE L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $12,887.52 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENTHAL, REBECCA E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $12,887.52 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHARIOS, DOMENICA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $12,887.52 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, NICHOLAS P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,887.50 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMMA-FRANK, AMAL G Employer name Broome County Amount $12,887.37 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISHOK, JOHN F Employer name Broome County Amount $12,887.28 Date 10/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, LYNN A Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $12,887.23 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JOAN P Employer name Clinton County Amount $12,886.96 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLA, PATRICIA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $12,886.37 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENHAM, ERIN R Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $12,886.32 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, CRAIG S Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $12,886.29 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, TIMOTHY P Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $12,886.24 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLEY, SHANICE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $12,885.94 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIN, THOMAS P Employer name Town of Union Amount $12,885.83 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, KELLY A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $12,885.70 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHL, DAWN M Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $12,885.68 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, FRANK L Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,885.66 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, JANET A Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $12,885.59 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KASHARA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,885.50 Date 06/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, MEREDITH E Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $12,885.42 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, SHANEQUE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $12,885.06 Date 12/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, BRYAN M Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $12,884.88 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUFONIKOS, GUS Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $12,884.69 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSON, LAURIE L Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $12,884.67 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIZAN, ZACHARIAH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $12,884.56 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, TIA M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $12,884.05 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLEY, VIRGINIA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $12,884.03 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, JENNIFER J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $12,883.59 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, APRIL L Employer name Minerva CSD Amount $12,883.49 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASENKO, ANNETTE J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $12,883.34 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATANASIO, MICHAEL C Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $12,883.02 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, AMY M Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $12,882.94 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAREZ, LUCILA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $12,882.78 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWERS, JARVIS A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $12,882.77 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANG, MICHELLE S Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $12,882.77 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, ERIC D Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $12,882.75 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, ANTHONY T Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $12,882.47 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUMPF, DONNA L Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $12,882.43 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, MARIVIC Z Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $12,882.26 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MEGHAN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $12,881.79 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LAURA Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $12,881.45 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, KEEGAN K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $12,881.40 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLINGER, JAMES M Employer name Albany County Amount $12,881.31 Date 06/17/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLETTA, KATHLEEN Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $12,881.12 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INZERILLO, LISA Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $12,881.10 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUK, KASEY Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $12,881.04 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOSA, GERMAN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $12,880.78 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, LORENZA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $12,880.69 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSS-TIPA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $12,880.28 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GORDER, LUKE C Employer name Herkimer County Amount $12,880.26 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, TARA A Employer name Homer CSD Amount $12,880.19 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, DEBRA L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $12,880.01 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTZ, CORINNE M Employer name Sayville Library Amount $12,880.00 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $12,879.86 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKINGHAM, LLARILYN E Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $12,879.80 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, JEANNE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $12,878.84 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ROBERT S Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $12,878.79 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, CORINA A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $12,878.38 Date 07/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, LINDA N Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $12,878.16 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALL, AMY J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $12,878.13 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNOR, MARJORIE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $12,877.83 Date 10/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, DONALD G Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $12,877.64 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JAMES P Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $12,877.35 Date 03/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULLIS, RAYMOND L Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $12,877.13 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, MARISA K Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $12,876.94 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, RONNIE L Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $12,876.84 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPINO, NICOLE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $12,876.76 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNESPLER, PATRICIA E Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $12,876.62 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, LENA M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $12,876.51 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNELLE, ADAM R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $12,876.48 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFERTY, SARAH J Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $12,876.42 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONAN, DEVON A Employer name Albany County Amount $12,876.30 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, KIMBERLY C Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $12,875.92 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, AMANDA J Employer name Delaware County Amount $12,875.73 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARY Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $12,875.46 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTQUIST, PENNY S Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $12,875.44 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, TAMI L Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $12,875.36 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFERTS, JASON S Employer name Ulster County Amount $12,875.18 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System