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 MARSETT, JANICE M Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $25,614.06 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOROVICH, SHARON H Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $25,613.89 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUR, AMRITPAL Employer name Orange County Amount $25,613.54 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, JO A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $25,613.06 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAYNE L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $25,612.99 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSSMANN, EILEEN C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,612.94 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGGERO, FRANKLIN R Employer name Ulster County Amount $25,612.72 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JOHN T Employer name Washington County Amount $25,612.60 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMENETZ, GREGG Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $25,612.02 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSTO, JOANNE R Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $25,611.98 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDUGNO, RALPH E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,611.69 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTMEIER, KELLY M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $25,611.62 Date 02/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MONACO, SUSAN Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $25,611.47 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, DEBRA M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $25,609.26 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, HEATHER A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $25,608.90 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, ROGER C Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $25,608.14 Date 06/29/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREYS, WENDY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,607.64 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHI, LINDA L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,607.64 Date 10/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUFERT, JANET J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,607.64 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO, JUDY A Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $25,607.51 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINNE, TODD M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,607.14 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO-HAPEMAN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $25,606.70 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK T Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $25,605.71 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMO, ALLEN D, JR Employer name Oneida Housing Authority Amount $25,605.04 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, TOVAH S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $25,604.82 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDINGER, MATTHEW H Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,604.46 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZ, MICHAEL N, JR Employer name Town of Herkimer Amount $25,604.12 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTE, ANN E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $25,604.05 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, CRAIG M Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $25,602.91 Date 06/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CAROLE S Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $25,602.82 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIMER, MICHAEL L Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $25,602.70 Date 11/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, RICHARD H Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $25,602.70 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENANTAR, DJAHIDA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,602.48 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, CHRISTINA L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $25,602.43 Date 12/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAKOWICH, KAREN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,602.08 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPUSKAR, LISA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,601.66 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORECKI, JAKUB Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $25,601.63 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFFIN, JAMES J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $25,601.54 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONJACK, JOHN P, JR Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $25,600.92 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA-OLIVA, JOSE M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $25,600.64 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, SUSAN K Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $25,600.56 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALBASHIAN, SOSSI Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,600.42 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDBERRY, ROBIN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,600.36 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEL, BRYAN W Employer name City of Geneva Amount $25,600.03 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCARELLI, AMELIA J Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $25,600.00 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINSON, CHRISTINE H Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $25,599.90 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JUDE C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,599.64 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNER-LEBERT, PAMELA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,598.44 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOGUE, GINA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $25,598.40 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, DARLENE M Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $25,598.29 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLAHY, CATHERINE J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,598.20 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LORENA M Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $25,598.12 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, DEBRA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $25,597.67 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTES, RONALD A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $25,597.08 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, JAMIE P Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $25,596.92 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVITAK, KEN R Employer name Village of Baldwinsville Amount $25,596.82 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, LISA M Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $25,596.65 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLI, SIERRA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,595.19 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, RYANN E Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $25,595.02 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, DOUGLAS J Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $25,595.00 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, CONNIE M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $25,594.98 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISK, JOSEPH B Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $25,594.92 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIL, PAMELA A Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $25,594.69 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, EDWARD T Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,594.45 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, WAYNE R Employer name Malone CSD Amount $25,594.40 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMERMUTH, KAMBER A Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $25,594.37 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, WADE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,593.80 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEDY, JEANNE Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $25,593.68 Date 01/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBURGIA, STEPHEN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $25,593.34 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPO, DENISE J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $25,593.29 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, ROBIN L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,593.22 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINTON, RONALD Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,593.20 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, THOMAS A Employer name Department of Health Amount $25,592.46 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHY J Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $25,592.38 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANKLOWSKI, STACEY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,591.80 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, GARY T Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $25,591.50 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRIESEN, MARIANNE C Employer name Alden CSD Amount $25,591.44 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNKEN, SUSAN E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $25,591.05 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARABELL, HEATH C Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $25,590.94 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, TAMMY M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $25,590.64 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name L'HOMMEDIEU, PATRICIA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,590.10 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRDJEN, DRAGAN Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,590.00 Date 11/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, MICHELE A Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $25,589.77 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $25,589.69 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECUYER, MICHELLE M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $25,589.61 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, THOMAS, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $25,589.60 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, DOLORES L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $25,589.46 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ALLEN P, JR Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $25,589.39 Date 08/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ANGELA P Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $25,589.31 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, SEAN M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $25,588.48 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, LINDSAY M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $25,588.36 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMILO, JEFFREY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,588.12 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TRACY E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,588.06 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, MICHAEL E Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $25,587.50 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, TYKEEM U Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,587.47 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARALEKAS, KAREN I Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $25,587.19 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSIDES, MARYANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,586.13 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENT, CAITLIN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,586.11 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHNOWSKI, KATHRYN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $25,585.94 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGSTROM, HAROLD J Employer name Town of Pelham Amount $25,585.92 Date 07/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System