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 BORDEN, PAULA L Employer name Steuben County Amount $29,296.21 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMMANN, RYAN C Employer name Madison County Amount $29,295.88 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, CATHERINE Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $29,295.28 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, HUBERT F, JR Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $29,295.11 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, KEVIN N Employer name Erie County Amount $29,295.04 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLICK, REBECCA A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $29,294.94 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, SILVIO Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $29,294.84 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIATORE, DEBRA L Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $29,294.14 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADET, MARSHA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $29,293.95 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $29,293.46 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TERRIS M Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,293.41 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISER, AMANDA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $29,293.34 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, GRACIELA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $29,292.99 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFONTE, GRACE S Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $29,292.80 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, TERESA A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $29,292.52 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABLE, BENJAMIN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,292.44 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, ELIZABETH R Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $29,291.93 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOCELLA, MARY G Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $29,291.64 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, ANTONIETTA Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $29,290.31 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CASTRO, DANA M Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $29,289.53 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROSKI, ANGELA E Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $29,289.31 Date 04/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, LINDA R Employer name Sidney Memorial Public Library Amount $29,288.72 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, EGYPT M.T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $29,288.46 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, RYAN S Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $29,288.39 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, LUISA Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $29,288.13 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, EARL S, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $29,287.93 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGER, JODY L N Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $29,287.73 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, TAILOR N Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $29,287.63 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CHRISTINE D Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,287.58 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIENDEL, ALYCIA A Employer name Department of Law Amount $29,287.40 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMICAN, RITA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,286.96 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, NANCY L Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,286.67 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DA'NAY L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,286.51 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TRICIE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,286.36 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,286.25 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, MARIA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,286.22 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, MARIBETH Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $29,286.15 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIPINTI, MARYELLEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,285.18 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKEY, DIANE L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,284.58 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZE, JOANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $29,284.56 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREASEN, ARIENNE D Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,284.50 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JAVERIA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,283.56 Date 10/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, JENNIFER E Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $29,283.50 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGENEY, ANDREW R Employer name Amagansett UFSD Amount $29,283.00 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, NICHOLE V Employer name Columbia County Amount $29,282.99 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCERAK, TAMI B Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $29,282.68 Date 03/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NICOLE A Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $29,282.59 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARGARETHA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,282.57 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ZENAIDA A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $29,282.25 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, SCOTT Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,282.24 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ROLLAND Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,282.24 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENGU, MIRSIE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,282.24 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANEN, DIANE C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,281.64 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIO, KATIE M Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,281.28 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ROBERT D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,280.95 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, DORIS A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $29,280.90 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORBEA, EVELYN Employer name Oneida County Amount $29,280.72 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREBS, GAIL F Employer name Eden CSD Amount $29,280.72 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBUSH, TAYLOR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $29,280.59 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASARO, LINDA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $29,280.55 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHUTE, SHARON R Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,280.44 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, JOAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,280.22 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE, JENNIFER L Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $29,280.16 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, KENDRA R Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $29,280.11 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDT, PAUL C Employer name Erie County Amount $29,280.10 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIEME, ANGELA Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $29,279.75 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLIS, GEORGE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $29,279.69 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIELEWSKI, KAREN A Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $29,279.58 Date 08/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, PAMELA Employer name Madison CSD Amount $29,279.47 Date 06/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CARL E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $29,279.39 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZELL, MICHELE A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $29,278.93 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEANNA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,278.47 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, CARL W Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,278.43 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, AMANDA C Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $29,278.42 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LOUISA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $29,277.75 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIS, POLLY D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,277.61 Date 04/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, AMIRA S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $29,277.50 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTON, ELIZABETH J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $29,277.02 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, ANDREA L Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $29,276.92 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BETH A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $29,276.77 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUSS, SHARLETT A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,276.59 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRZAK, WENDY N Employer name Erie County Amount $29,276.41 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRONEC, EMILY Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $29,276.25 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, CASSIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,275.56 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, THERESA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,275.14 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLES, BROOKE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,275.04 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, JAMES P, JR Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $29,274.92 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDARELLI, CHRISTINE Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $29,274.76 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKMAN, KRISTEN L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $29,274.46 Date 11/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, PAULA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,274.16 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTANDY, DALAL SABRY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,274.09 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATO, ALLINS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $29,273.76 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, LA SHANTI P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,273.56 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, BRIAN D Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $29,273.39 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDELRAHMAN, AHMID A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,273.06 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, AMBERLY B Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $29,273.01 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUITT, MELANIE A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $29,273.01 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, NICOLE L Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $29,273.01 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESEL, COLLEEN A Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $29,273.01 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGGETT, JOANN S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,273.01 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System