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 GRAF, SUSAN M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $24,642.35 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, WANDA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,641.89 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLMSBEE, AMY JO Employer name Columbia County Amount $24,641.75 Date 11/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZGLINICKI, NICOLE E Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $24,641.47 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CRYSTAL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,641.44 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDZISZEWSKI, MARK S Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $24,640.65 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, HOLLY S Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $24,639.41 Date 07/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABADSIDIS-RINALDI, CHRISTINA A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $24,639.22 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, BRODY R Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $24,639.21 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LINDA G Employer name Washington County Amount $24,639.12 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ROBERTO Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,639.08 Date 05/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, KATHLEEN J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,638.86 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, TODD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $24,638.74 Date 08/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, MARY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $24,638.69 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCCA, LAURIE A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,638.48 Date 10/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESMER, CARRIE L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $24,638.40 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARTHA L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $24,638.19 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,638.18 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEBELL, AMY D Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $24,638.15 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLADYKA, DENISE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $24,637.53 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAUCENBURG, EDNA D Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $24,637.39 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, HERMAN C Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $24,637.26 Date 02/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ALLISON A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,637.24 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $24,637.02 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHARPSTENE, AMY R Employer name Marion CSD Amount $24,636.77 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, DANYLLA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $24,636.72 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, CHRISTLE I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,636.55 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTON, BRENDA J Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $24,636.45 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, DEBRA A Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $24,635.57 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLAND, JEFFREY D Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,634.93 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALE, TERRY K Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $24,634.91 Date 10/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGENHEIMER, STACY L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $24,634.71 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, ROBERT L Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $24,634.69 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, JUDITH A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $24,634.48 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, B CHRISTINE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $24,634.40 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACELLI, MICHAEL T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $24,634.04 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ADAM D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $24,633.35 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, THOMAS J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $24,633.21 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, PATRINA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $24,633.15 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSANNO, RYAN J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,632.91 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, JACQUELINE J Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,632.68 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, AMY M Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $24,632.13 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA, MARIA A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $24,632.02 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUFFER, DONNA L Employer name Bath CSD Amount $24,631.97 Date 03/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, JULIO C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,631.81 Date 07/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, KATHY K Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $24,631.78 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, JUNE M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $24,631.68 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JASON E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $24,631.37 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZEE, BLAKE J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $24,631.16 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHELANGELO Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $24,631.08 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANO, MARIA V Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,630.69 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEA, NANCY D Employer name Village of Stamford Amount $24,630.58 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPINELLI, ANN MARIE G Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $24,630.39 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK, DAWN M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $24,630.37 Date 04/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, ZULMA I Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,630.05 Date 04/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROZ, CARLOS E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $24,629.54 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,629.44 Date 07/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARVAIYA, NASIM Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $24,629.37 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JAMES R Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $24,629.19 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVORY, SALLIE A Employer name Groton CSD Amount $24,628.73 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, JEANETTE S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,628.58 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, SCOTT M Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $24,628.44 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, CINDY Y Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $24,628.34 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, GEORGE E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,628.34 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROARTY, DAWN L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,628.29 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWHORNE, SAMUEL Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $24,627.95 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUERTES, RUTH A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $24,627.30 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VORST, KYLE T Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,627.29 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERHOUSE, BRIAN T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,627.27 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,627.10 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARESKI, LISA A Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $24,626.80 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEKEMPER, JAMES C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $24,626.69 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACAVONE, MARK C Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $24,626.56 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIECHOSKI, SHEILA A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $24,626.55 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, KATRINA B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,626.41 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASH, MARIA D Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $24,626.40 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVKOV, VADIM L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,626.38 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,626.35 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MICHELE A Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $24,625.78 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SHAMARA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,625.76 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSERLAUF, CHRISTINE R Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $24,625.58 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURASSA, HELENE M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $24,625.43 Date 12/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, MATTHEW W Employer name Albany County Amount $24,624.61 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ANDREA J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $24,624.60 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAFIELD-HUET, POLLY Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,624.49 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, MICHELE M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $24,624.27 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, SANDRA L Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $24,624.22 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, CHARLES A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,624.10 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MATTHEW B Employer name Village of Owego Amount $24,624.00 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERRINGTON, JOHN E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $24,623.77 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSS, THEA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $24,623.66 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPIELARZ, ANTHONY C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $24,623.38 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRCHANSKY, DEBORAH A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $24,623.26 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, MICHAEL J Employer name Hicksville Water District Amount $24,622.68 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLY, DONALD T Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $24,622.47 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULOK, MARY E Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $24,621.89 Date 01/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, JULIE M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $24,621.88 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BOEUF, DESIREE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $24,621.51 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVRINCIK, CASSANDRA L Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $24,621.39 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPELA, SCOTT A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,621.23 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System