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 FINNE, SHELLEY Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $25,192.79 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JILL K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,192.57 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELSON, MONICA S Employer name Fulton County Amount $25,192.53 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, MAUREEN E Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $25,192.40 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLESCHI, STEVEN V Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $25,192.39 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZARDO, ROBERT E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,192.34 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, MICHAEL J Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $25,192.25 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, SUZANNE D Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,192.24 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, JEANETTE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,191.58 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDER, SANDRA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $25,191.49 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEWICK, HEIDI L Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $25,191.47 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, SANDRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,190.79 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, JANICE M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $25,190.40 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTEMENKO, IRYNA Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $25,190.32 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLIHAN, BARBARA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,190.28 Date 03/04/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, LAURA J Employer name Essex Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $25,189.62 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEETER, MATTHEW P Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $25,189.60 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISBROT, TERESA M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,189.33 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVICH, JOANN Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, MICHELE A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMUNDS, LISA M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIDLEY, PAULA J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZIOL, DARCY A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAASSEN, COLLEEN M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACYCZKO, SUSAN L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSINO, MICHELLE R Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, PATRICIA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $25,188.79 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MICHAEL R Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $25,188.62 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JENNIFER Employer name Department of State Amount $25,188.60 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, CATHERINE A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $25,188.48 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELEY, DIANE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,188.29 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSELOW, RONALD G Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $25,188.20 Date 06/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TRAVIS L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $25,188.19 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMPART, ELAINE K Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $25,187.87 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCOTT, SHAQUEEN C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $25,187.37 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSAFIUME, TAMMY A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $25,186.98 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, DEANNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,186.89 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, MIKIYA F Employer name Albany County Amount $25,186.50 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GINA M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,186.44 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, RUTH M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $25,186.30 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SUSAN M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $25,186.30 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNLEY, KERRI L Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,185.26 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARFIONE, LINDA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $25,185.22 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROXANNE E Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $25,185.17 Date 03/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, JADE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,185.00 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDELLA, ANTHONY Employer name Orange County Amount $25,184.61 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, COURTNEY Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,184.38 Date 05/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, LAURIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,183.86 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, JESSICA B Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,183.82 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDOR, JESSICA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,183.78 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, DARIEN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,183.03 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELSKY, JEANINNE C Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $25,183.00 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHELLE R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,182.66 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MAXINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,182.56 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ARLYN D Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,182.22 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLI, GLENN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,182.08 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, DAWN M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $25,182.05 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMMER, TIMOTHY R Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $25,181.74 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILYK, VASSILI Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $25,181.22 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, ROBERT F Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $25,180.27 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,179.94 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, SANDRA M Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $25,179.93 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, LINDSEY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,179.70 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, SHIRLENE Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,179.70 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LISA C Employer name Bath CSD Amount $25,179.68 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEROSA, LISA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,179.45 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI POCE, VINCENZA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $25,179.40 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CYNTHIA J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $25,179.38 Date 06/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFFE, LYNDA E Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $25,179.35 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, THOMAS D Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $25,179.32 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, MELANIE C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,179.00 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL MEDICO, ROSANNE S Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $25,178.81 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DOUGLAS P Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $25,178.80 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHETY, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $25,178.49 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORIEGA, EMILIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $25,178.45 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANINO, SHIRLEY M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $25,177.92 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DEREK S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $25,177.45 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLO, ANTOINETTE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,177.43 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RICHARD A Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $25,177.35 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKS, JUDY A Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $25,177.20 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, COLLEEN E Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,177.17 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PATRICIA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $25,176.85 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, IVANA Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $25,176.77 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTO-CHANG, OSWALDO A Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $25,176.32 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, CAPRI M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $25,176.20 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNER, NICOLE L Employer name Town of Southold Amount $25,176.20 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, HOLLY A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,175.92 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADICE, DARLENE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $25,175.64 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIK J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,175.56 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MIRIAM S Employer name Broome County Amount $25,175.39 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWALD, DAWN M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $25,175.39 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLI, LISA ANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $25,175.38 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ENTIRE, GAIL B Employer name Camden CSD Amount $25,175.09 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, LUANNE Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $25,174.93 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, GIOVANNA C Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $25,174.16 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALZER, SUSAN M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,173.78 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREFIN, CATHY J Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $25,173.75 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, PAMELA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,173.55 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, TRINA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $25,173.32 Date 08/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, WAKEELAH M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,173.08 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System