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 NOWAK, DONALD E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $10,018.00 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, TINA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $10,017.97 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, DONNA M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $10,017.26 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFRESNE, LILLIAN T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $10,017.20 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKS, DAVID R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $10,016.72 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUGHTENGER, BETTY JOE A Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $10,016.68 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, VICTORIA M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $10,016.50 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, MELISSA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $10,016.40 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURCHESNE, LINDA A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $10,016.25 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPANI, ERIN K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,016.00 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNER, NICOLE L Employer name Town of Southold Amount $10,015.94 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADY, MEGAN L A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $10,015.91 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTLER, LINDA J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $10,015.50 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAAS, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Highland Amount $10,015.25 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROMERO, MARIA C Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $10,015.24 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KANE, PETER A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $10,015.16 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $10,015.00 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNJAN, MONICA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $10,014.88 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, PAMELA E Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $10,014.66 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCH, FRANCES E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $10,014.56 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMANDA L Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $10,014.53 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, APRIL M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $10,014.50 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINSKY, CHRISTIANE R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $10,013.64 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATTAN, ROSA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $10,012.89 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, BONNIE L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $10,012.78 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOMAN, GLENN R Employer name Village of Blasdell Amount $10,012.75 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHWALM, JILL A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $10,012.70 Date 05/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, CARLOS Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $10,012.58 Date 08/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJKO, MELINDA WIDRICK Employer name Town of Turin Amount $10,012.50 Date 02/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, TAMMY L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $10,011.63 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANANIA, MICHAEL J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $10,011.60 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPP, MARLYN Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $10,011.24 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTIEL, GENEVIEVE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $10,011.18 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, BRIAN E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $10,011.18 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, DEBORAH Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $10,011.14 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNO, JUDY M Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $10,010.85 Date 08/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCHAR, ALEKSANDR L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $10,010.85 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, DENNIS P Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $10,010.66 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITI, KELLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $10,010.41 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCHETTI, MARGARET S Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $10,010.24 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIVANELLI, ANDREA JEAN Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $10,010.00 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARK, HEATHER M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $10,009.98 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, OMAR J H Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $10,009.94 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CICCO, MARIE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $10,009.93 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, ANESTA N Employer name Education Department Amount $10,009.70 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, NICOLE D Employer name Westchester County Amount $10,009.33 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERSLICH, STEVEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $10,008.97 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURR, THOMAS J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $10,008.96 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-FRANCOIS, JUDE A Employer name City of Middletown Amount $10,008.96 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMKISSOON, KATHLEEN T Employer name City of Middletown Amount $10,008.96 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, SANDE T Employer name City of Middletown Amount $10,008.96 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, KEVIN D Employer name City of Middletown Amount $10,008.96 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, VILMA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $10,008.95 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Albany Amount $10,008.00 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRARA, MARJORIE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $10,007.91 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, STEVEN J Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $10,007.90 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DONALD E Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $10,007.87 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, TAMMY T Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $10,007.80 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSH, KATHLEEN E Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $10,007.79 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISDELL, TIMMIE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $10,007.65 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MICHAEL W Employer name Columbia County Amount $10,007.50 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILL, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $10,007.11 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, LINDA T Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $10,007.05 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITT, TRUDEANIA M Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $10,006.98 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LORI A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $10,006.79 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIONNE, JAMESSON Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $10,006.66 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, JESSICA S Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $10,006.52 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELINI, LINDA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $10,006.45 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ENTEE, GARY L, JR Employer name Town of Blooming Grove Amount $10,006.44 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBRIAN, MAYELA Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $10,006.32 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMONAL, CAROLINA V Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $10,005.87 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JAMILIAH D Employer name Department of Health Amount $10,005.86 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $10,005.86 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, MAURICE E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $10,005.84 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, CYNTHIA M Employer name Town of Crown Point Amount $10,005.55 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOHN C Employer name Erie County Amount $10,005.30 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, CATHY Employer name Nassau County Amount $10,005.21 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $10,005.19 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, DAVID R Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $10,005.00 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, GREGORY M Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $10,004.80 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMO, ANGELO M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $10,004.75 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, HENRY D Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $10,004.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, KATHRYN L Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $10,004.31 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONEPARTH, SABINA Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $10,004.21 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POBORSKY, BETSY G Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $10,004.13 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFAN, GRETCHEN Employer name Warren County Amount $10,003.80 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, KATHY P Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $10,003.79 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLINGER, SAVINA Employer name Albany County Amount $10,003.16 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, TAMARA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $10,003.13 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETERS, CORINNA R Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $10,003.08 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADIN, EDWARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $10,003.00 Date 04/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, DAYNA L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $10,002.78 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESNESKE, WILLIAM D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,002.07 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, TRACY L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $10,002.06 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-BRUCE, MARGARET L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $10,001.88 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUREANO, HECTOR Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $10,001.50 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERULLI, LORI A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $10,001.33 Date 03/14/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZALDUA, MARIA I Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $10,001.33 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDFORD, JEFFREY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $10,001.33 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGER, DAVID J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $10,001.30 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System