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 ARTHUR, ALICIA D Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $25,485.39 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDEN, KAREN J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,485.23 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANNA, CHRISTINA N Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $25,484.29 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, ANTHONY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,484.13 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSEE, SANA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,483.50 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGNAC, JOSEPH D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,483.32 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DENISE J Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,483.04 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLET, BRENDA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $25,482.86 Date 02/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANNA, MICHELLE L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $25,482.76 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, MARYLISA Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $25,482.35 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, EDWARD R Employer name Webster CSD Amount $25,482.33 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAELS, ELYSSA D Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $25,482.21 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATE, PATTY A Employer name Education Department Amount $25,481.39 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, JOEY Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $25,481.39 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCO, SARAH E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,481.38 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, KATELYN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,481.25 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, EDWARD C Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,481.23 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, STEVEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,481.11 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIANO, LISA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,481.11 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, DONALD C Employer name Jericho Fire District Amount $25,480.86 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIBERGER, KRISTEN Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $25,480.64 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, REGINNA R Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $25,479.64 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUSEN, RONNIE E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $25,479.48 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDONE, PAULINE T Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $25,479.38 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, CHERYL D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $25,479.11 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, MELISSA D Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,478.96 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTT, IAN J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $25,478.34 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, VANGELINE Employer name Rockland County Amount $25,478.31 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, NICOLE E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $25,478.27 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, HEATHER L Employer name Groton CSD Amount $25,478.19 Date 02/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CAROLANN M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $25,478.05 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, SEAN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,477.76 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, JESSE D Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $25,477.75 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL ROSSO, DONNA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,477.69 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PONZIO, TINA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,477.62 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $25,477.50 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALECKY, KRISTIN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $25,477.36 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT-DI MORA, JULIE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,477.17 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, ZACHARY L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $25,477.10 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, DOROTHY F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,477.01 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, TANIA Employer name Albany County Amount $25,476.67 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULGRANO, DOROTHY Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,476.52 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORODKIN, INNA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,476.40 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHUNTY, STEVEN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,474.28 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, BRITTANY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,473.97 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, SUE A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $25,473.78 Date 06/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANKENSHIP, KATHLEEN S Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $25,473.38 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRITTANY J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $25,473.11 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILY, KARLA M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $25,472.83 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCONE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $25,472.58 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, KATELYN H Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,472.38 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSIA, VICTORIA A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $25,472.05 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSACK, ROBERT D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $25,471.31 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATESCHI, JEREMIAH A Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $25,471.24 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARIA E Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $25,471.14 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISWELL, LORRETTA L Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $25,470.93 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, KELLY M Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $25,470.52 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKOWSKI, MARGARET A Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $25,470.08 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MADELIA F Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $25,469.49 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACEK, DAWN S Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,469.46 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUEX, DARLENE D Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $25,469.42 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, LAURA M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $25,468.75 Date 11/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, THOMAS P Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $25,468.74 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEHR, RICHARD Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $25,468.65 Date 04/10/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, DUSTIN M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $25,468.08 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENCO, BARBARA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $25,468.04 Date 11/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $25,467.70 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, YVONNE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,467.65 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $25,467.63 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, ALMA L Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $25,467.46 Date 03/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRTUE, PATIENCE J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,467.34 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIERMANN, AUDREY Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $25,466.98 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANIK, MICHAEL B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,466.36 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, LISA A Employer name Cortland County Amount $25,466.35 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, DANYELE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $25,466.34 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGARD, SOLANGE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,466.32 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELA, NICHOLAS M Employer name Fulton County Amount $25,465.87 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, LAURA E Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $25,465.87 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, CYNTHIA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,465.27 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEOGHEGAN, GERALD Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $25,465.15 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID L Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $25,464.54 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, ALEXANDRA E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $25,464.48 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, JOSEPH R, JR Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $25,464.45 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, TIMOTHY D Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,464.26 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUSTIN M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $25,463.52 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTRIGHT, JILL A Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $25,463.40 Date 02/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, HALIE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,463.09 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMENICO, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $25,463.08 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOVE, JUDY Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $25,463.05 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MICHELLE S Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $25,463.03 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOMHOWER, CATHERINE Employer name Department of Health Amount $25,462.86 Date 01/19/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, GEORGIA N Employer name Orange County Amount $25,462.50 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNURBUSCH, SANDRA E Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $25,462.14 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, DOMINICK F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,462.10 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIFANO, KAREN A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $25,461.68 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONOMO, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,461.00 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUKET, THERESA C Employer name Broome County Amount $25,460.56 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, CHARLENE M Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $25,460.55 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, DENEAN Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $25,460.48 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, LILIANA Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,460.46 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System