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 BOYNTON, KAREN H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,834.09 Date 04/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMES A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $24,833.87 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ROBIN M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $24,833.80 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, JESSICA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $24,833.65 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDICK, BRIAN S Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $24,833.46 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, THOMAS R, JR Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $24,833.22 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTINE, JASON S Employer name Victor CSD Amount $24,833.22 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA MAHONEY, KIMBERLY Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $24,832.64 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHAL, MARIDHULA Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,832.60 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENK, MARIA C Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $24,832.49 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, SAMANTHA J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,832.38 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, ROSEMARY T Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,832.30 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSCOMB, BOBBY JOE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,831.70 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, THOMAS N, II Employer name Town of Kendall Amount $24,831.69 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, MEGAN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $24,831.59 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONISE, JEANNE E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $24,830.95 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCARCZYK, JAMES E, II Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $24,830.75 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCES, NEIVA M Employer name Town of Rye Amount $24,830.74 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SATARA G Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $24,830.70 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, CHRISTINA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $24,830.60 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KEVIN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,830.19 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VIVIAN L Employer name Ontario County Amount $24,830.16 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, HEIDE M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,829.97 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGALE, ROBIN M Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $24,829.33 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, JOANNE M Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $24,828.81 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISHEL, RYAN J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $24,828.01 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOLAR, MELISSA M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,827.30 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCIO, LYNN A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $24,827.27 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTILLETTA, LOIS K Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,827.00 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUDREAU, MARY E Employer name Peru CSD Amount $24,826.78 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVETTE, SUZANNE R Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $24,826.69 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ASHEKIA C Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $24,826.32 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, SANTA X Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $24,826.26 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBELLIS, DONNA M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $24,826.08 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, RICHARD C Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $24,825.89 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, MADDALENA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $24,825.49 Date 11/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, TAMI R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $24,825.47 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFATT, THOMAS L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,825.41 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Town of Wayland Amount $24,825.00 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHR, RICKY M Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $24,825.00 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURNEAR, DAWN M Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $24,824.99 Date 04/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOULTON, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Town of Pierrepont Amount $24,824.55 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORI, CONSTANCE C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $24,824.44 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARIE A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $24,824.20 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSCHA, CAROLYN Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,824.09 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIELSEN, DANA L Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $24,823.62 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARY, APRYL M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $24,823.56 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDA, TRACYANN G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,823.40 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DAVID J Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $24,822.97 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ERNEST LEE, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,822.91 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, GREGORY V Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $24,822.75 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, SARAH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,822.74 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, AMY L Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $24,822.72 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLIN, MARY E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $24,822.53 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, NELSON J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $24,822.50 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, TYLER R Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $24,822.21 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, CARMEN E Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $24,821.60 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $24,821.48 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANI, SALVE A Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $24,821.23 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERITAGE, BRIANNE L Employer name Department of Law Amount $24,820.66 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATENIESE, NOREEN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,820.50 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMINIO, AMANDA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $24,820.20 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSS, DENISE L Employer name Alden CSD Amount $24,819.96 Date 11/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, CAROLYN A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $24,819.77 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONALD T Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $24,819.75 Date 04/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SUSAN Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $24,819.69 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLE, GAYLE H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,819.62 Date 04/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, MELVINA L Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $24,819.34 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLION, JEAN A Employer name Albany County Amount $24,819.17 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PAULA Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $24,818.76 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ASHLEY R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,818.54 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUCI, DENISE M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $24,818.47 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, CAITLIN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $24,818.35 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIESS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,818.09 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPELBAUM, ASHLEY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,817.83 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISKE, BRIAN A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $24,817.83 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGSHAW, PATIENCE E Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $24,817.66 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANE, ELIZABETH V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,817.18 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $24,817.13 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYRICK, ZAKIYA N Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $24,816.97 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCH, GALE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $24,816.77 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JONATHAN Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,816.64 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORGEK, MARIE L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $24,816.27 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS BROWN, KATRINA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,816.17 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUFFARD, JUDITH A Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $24,816.13 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, KAREN M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $24,815.32 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOXLAND, JESSICA S Employer name Town of Massena Amount $24,815.04 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, JEAN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,814.94 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, KRISTA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $24,814.24 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGE, GREGORY Employer name Onondaga County Amount $24,813.64 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, MARY A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,813.55 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, JOSEPH E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,813.20 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, YONAIRY Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $24,812.52 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTERLINE, CHERYL Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,812.30 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLACCIO, PATRICIA J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,812.30 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, KAREN L Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $24,811.95 Date 08/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, NANCY E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $24,811.80 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MARGARET P Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,811.62 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, LAURIE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,811.28 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMMING, AMY E Employer name Westchester County Amount $24,811.16 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System