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 GILBERT, THOMAS H Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $30,538.05 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CLAUDIA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,538.01 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JOANNE M Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $30,538.01 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIESTI, DOMINICK, JR Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $30,537.91 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMINO, XIOMARA C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,537.82 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JANE Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $30,537.82 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIERMUHT, JACOB J Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $30,537.76 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCO, KEITH J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $30,537.18 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JEANNE M Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $30,536.91 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, VICKY S Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $30,536.63 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTITO, TERESA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,536.42 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, VERONICA A Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $30,536.10 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, SHERRY L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $30,536.03 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUB, MARCIE Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $30,535.99 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINCHINI, GINA M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $30,535.79 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIROSI, BARBARA J Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $30,535.56 Date 11/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAIS, DENA R Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,534.97 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHILL, ROBERT J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $30,534.89 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JULIE E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,534.80 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, DOREEN S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $30,534.70 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CAROL J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,534.56 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, COLLEEN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,534.01 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTT, AMBER L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $30,534.01 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, KIM M Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $30,533.63 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTA, ROSEMARY B Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.49 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, LOIS A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.45 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBRA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.45 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKMAN, SHANTEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.44 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, DEBRA H Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.43 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSGROVE, MARCELLA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.41 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, LAUREN P Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $30,533.40 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, DANELLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.39 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELMAN, DENISE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.38 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DEBRA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.38 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTO, NICHOLE K Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.38 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORNOW, MARY JANE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,533.35 Date 05/08/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINSMAN, INGE Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $30,533.32 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, JESSICA M Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $30,533.11 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JESSICA M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $30,532.91 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARGARET C Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,532.74 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELTON, EMMILA C Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,532.45 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, VANESSA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,532.44 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODIO, ROGER F, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,532.40 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIOTTI, CAROL J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,532.35 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, MARGARET S Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $30,531.93 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARGER, MARY K Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $30,531.90 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, MAURICE H Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $30,531.87 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNO, VALERIE A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,531.82 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKAUB, BROOKE L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $30,531.66 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, BARBARA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,531.55 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, PAMELA A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $30,531.51 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, AMY M Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $30,531.43 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ADJA D Employer name Camden CSD Amount $30,531.00 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKMAN, MEI L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,530.98 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASO, THERESA M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $30,530.76 Date 11/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEUTE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $30,530.70 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DORIS J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,530.67 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUERMAN, LELAND C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,529.84 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KAREN J Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $30,529.81 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBO, GEORGE E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $30,529.68 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CANDICE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,529.43 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECEI, CORY R Employer name Erie County Amount $30,529.06 Date 09/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LACEY E Employer name Broome County Amount $30,528.83 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CASSE, AMY L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $30,527.97 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLBRYCHT, TED J Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,527.90 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, KATHERINE E Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $30,527.88 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDDIE, MICHAEL E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,527.43 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKEY, RAYMOND R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,527.38 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDORE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $30,527.23 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRODTHOFF, RICHARD C Employer name Erie County Amount $30,526.96 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVINI, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $30,526.69 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO-SCHWARTZ, KAREN Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $30,526.32 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KEVIN G Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $30,525.95 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENNAN, LAUREN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,525.76 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJERNIK, LIANA M Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $30,525.66 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHNER, THERESA M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $30,525.64 Date 11/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWTER, HUBERT D Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,525.49 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIGNAN, RITA N Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $30,525.22 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, KAREN A Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $30,525.18 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, PAUL W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,525.17 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTERING, LINDA C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $30,524.90 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZ, ROBERT T Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $30,524.61 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, CARRIE L Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $30,524.61 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENAKER, JONATHAN F Employer name Education Department Amount $30,524.40 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLAND, NICOLE L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $30,524.39 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, WILLIAM W Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,523.96 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREIMILLER, MATTHEW W Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $30,523.77 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, TAUNA L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,523.17 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNOCENTI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $30,523.12 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, NICOLE F Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,522.54 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDERON, ARNEL P Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $30,522.45 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, JOSUE T Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $30,522.45 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TRACY Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,522.32 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,522.04 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARTINO, FRANK A Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $30,522.03 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SANDRA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,521.60 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DENISE A Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $30,521.60 Date 02/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, EDWARD K Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $30,521.24 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, KAREN Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $30,520.79 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KEISHA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,520.74 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System