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 ZAVERY, DONNA V Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,692.25 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, LINDA M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $24,692.21 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALSAM, DEBORAH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,691.91 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, SHIRLEE A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $24,690.40 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, MIRELLA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $24,689.48 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULTANA, TASLIMA Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $24,688.90 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JOELLEN R Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $24,688.67 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARYALICE A Employer name Town of Otego Amount $24,688.50 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MARY M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,688.06 Date 08/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, WANDA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,688.01 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOARILE, KARL O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,687.51 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTWELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,686.89 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABBIE, BARBARA J Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,686.85 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDY G Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $24,686.72 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTING, TARA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,686.52 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSETT, CAMERON T Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,686.16 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, ELLEN M Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $24,686.15 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHETTI, KRISTINA M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,685.42 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNELL, JASON M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $24,684.96 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGRIST, JENNA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $24,684.66 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGNER, TAMMI J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $24,684.62 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, PATRICIA E Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $24,684.61 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CARRIE B Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $24,684.23 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANNA Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $24,684.03 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ELVA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $24,683.92 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, MARK A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $24,682.75 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTYMA, CHRISTINE L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,682.70 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODE, MELINDA L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,682.56 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MONA M Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $24,682.53 Date 03/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLING, SHAVONNE N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $24,682.19 Date 08/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, AMY B Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $24,682.13 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, AMBER M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,682.10 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKS, ELINORE J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $24,682.03 Date 04/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, AMY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $24,681.72 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKOLAJKO, MELISSA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,681.60 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANIGHETTI, SUSAN L Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $24,681.32 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, DUSTIN A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $24,681.25 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUL, TERESA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,681.12 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, TAMALIA H Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $24,680.97 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOVANOVICH, ELINOR Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,680.67 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPP, CLIFFORD M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $24,680.67 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, CAITLYN W Employer name Fulton County Amount $24,680.28 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS WILLIAMS, ROSE M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $24,679.83 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DANIELS, MELISSA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,679.66 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVARES-ALFARO, ROSALIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $24,679.35 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLD, GREGORY Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $24,679.25 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUO, LILI Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,679.12 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYSLO, LORAINE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $24,679.06 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNINK, KELLI Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $24,678.90 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGESTYN, MATTHEW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,678.30 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOWE, BRENDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,678.22 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JAMILLAH C Employer name Erie County Amount $24,677.85 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $24,677.69 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, NICOLE F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $24,677.45 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIFONE, CHRISTINE T Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $24,677.45 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICE, AYANA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $24,677.45 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALZONE, ANDRE S Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $24,677.33 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, KIMBERLY J Employer name Ithaca Housing Authority Amount $24,677.17 Date 07/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKEL, MARYBETH Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,677.02 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNEY, JAMES W Employer name Oswego Port Authority Amount $24,676.91 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLE, BONNIE L Employer name Elba CSD Amount $24,676.88 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANASZAK, STEPHANIE L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $24,676.73 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ALISON H Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $24,676.40 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, CHERYL A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,676.39 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, JANINE Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $24,676.37 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNENBERG, JANEEN M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,675.82 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINICOLA, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $24,675.80 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, MICHELLE J Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $24,675.80 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMPSON-PHILLIPS, NAOMI B Employer name Washington County Amount $24,675.79 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RANDY M Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $24,675.72 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, RALPH Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $24,675.65 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JAMIE L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $24,675.65 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, CRAIG V Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $24,675.55 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, DAWN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,675.43 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, APRIL D Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $24,675.32 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, DAWNETTA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $24,675.10 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DONALD J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $24,674.77 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, NOREEN L Employer name Village of Phoenix Amount $24,674.40 Date 08/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, LESLIE A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $24,674.14 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, EILEEN B Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,674.09 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, CHRYS A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,674.00 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFER, CYNTHIA R Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $24,673.67 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEY, ZACHARY T Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,673.53 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELO, NANCY J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $24,673.33 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, PAULA M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $24,673.18 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTKA, JANET E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $24,673.04 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VERNA, SUSAN Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $24,673.03 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORG, LAURIE L Employer name Town of Busti Amount $24,672.36 Date 10/20/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, BERTHLIZ Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $24,672.13 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JACQUELINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,671.81 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOELM, ANNAMARIE U Employer name Columbia County Amount $24,671.73 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, MARISSA D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,671.61 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTO, STEVEN J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $24,671.56 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHEIMER, CHERYL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,671.51 Date 06/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBAWSKI, JAMES R Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $24,671.02 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEBBLES, KYLE P Employer name Steuben County Amount $24,670.88 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKPAN, EDIKAN Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $24,670.84 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAY, JOHN S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,670.80 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYMAN, BELINDA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $24,670.72 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLACK, CLEO H Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $24,670.68 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System