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 MORREALE, MELISSA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $24,424.67 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMISA, LINDA G Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $24,424.60 Date 03/13/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JOSEPH S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,424.40 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $24,423.96 Date 07/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, DENISE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,423.78 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETTIER, MARTHA J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $24,423.69 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, JOSHUA M Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $24,422.84 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CHERYL Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $24,422.65 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KAITLYN J Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $24,422.60 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAND, STEVEN G Employer name Broome County Amount $24,422.37 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALITSCH, BRIAN D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,422.15 Date 07/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICE, DEBRA A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,421.80 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, YUSUF Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $24,421.60 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, BRYAN P Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,421.51 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEPA, ELYSE A Employer name Albany County Amount $24,421.43 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAND, MATTHEW R Employer name Erie County Amount $24,421.32 Date 08/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINTZE, THERESA C Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $24,420.90 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, TERRY D Employer name Allegany County Amount $24,420.61 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOTNEY, ANDREA E Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,420.61 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, TRACY A Employer name Broome County Amount $24,420.55 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRATON-AVILES, NICOLE Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $24,420.19 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASELLI, SARA Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,420.14 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEA, MATTHEW J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $24,419.12 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNEL, DAWN L Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $24,419.10 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, DAVID K Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,419.01 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANGEMI, LISA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $24,418.51 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $24,418.40 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYERS, CONNIE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,417.86 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $24,417.34 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEBERT, LOU ANN E Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $24,417.04 Date 10/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERTON, LAUREN J Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $24,416.90 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJEWSKI, AMANDA N Employer name Genesee County Amount $24,416.05 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, JOSEPH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,415.55 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $24,415.52 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAEWEATHER, SHORTISE T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,415.49 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, HULDAH V M Employer name Albany County Amount $24,414.91 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIOLO, MARY F Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,414.14 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, STEVEN D O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,414.04 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, NICHOLAS W Employer name Erie County Amount $24,413.87 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERSON, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $24,413.70 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSANTHEM, TINA Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $24,413.56 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHAS, BETH A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $24,413.41 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISSICHELLI, DAWN A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $24,412.90 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPPLE, MEAGAN C Employer name Montgomery County Amount $24,412.23 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMALAK, HELEN E Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $24,412.09 Date 10/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, RYAN J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,411.71 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERVA, CHRISTINA F Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $24,411.35 Date 04/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHACKLETON, EILEEN M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $24,411.30 Date 09/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLE, MARY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $24,410.92 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STASI, FILOMENA A Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $24,410.87 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MATHEW Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,410.28 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, LIANE K Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $24,410.23 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOO-A-FOO, GABRIELLE K A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $24,410.20 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOOF, EBAN M Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $24,410.17 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASSETTI, DONNA M Employer name So Farmingdale Water District Amount $24,410.00 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTENBURGH, KIM T Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,409.87 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, COLE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,409.40 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERLEONI, JOSEPH F Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $24,408.82 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $24,408.66 Date 08/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, DEBRA P Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $24,408.44 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TRICIA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,408.32 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, VAN B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $24,408.02 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONT, CATHLEEN Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $24,407.94 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, NECOLE Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $24,407.66 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JOHN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,407.45 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MICHAEL B Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $24,407.44 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $24,407.32 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, EMILY A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,407.12 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOWK, TONI M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,407.10 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZEC, DIANA C Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,407.10 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSON, DONNA R Employer name Warren County Amount $24,406.87 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ASHLEY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,406.83 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBB, JESSIE M Employer name Washington County Amount $24,406.81 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DEBRA H Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,406.26 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALY, AHMED ALY HUSSEIN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $24,406.21 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOCHE, SUSAN L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $24,405.79 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPECELATRO, PAIGE H Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $24,405.61 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERS, JEFFREY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,405.37 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEECKER, ELLEN T Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $24,405.26 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARALYUS, SANDRA A Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $24,404.91 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, LINDA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,404.83 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, RAYMOND GRATH Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,404.66 Date 06/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, BRYON E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,404.48 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEN, JEFFREY Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $24,404.38 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, MIRIAM T Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $24,404.10 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WOLF, MARY ANNE F Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $24,403.82 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, STEFFAN I Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $24,403.44 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, ROBERT T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $24,403.38 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, KIM K Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $24,403.22 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, NANNETTE E Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $24,402.81 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, SALLY Employer name Town of Minisink Amount $24,402.78 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWAY, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $24,402.78 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROCK, JERRY J Employer name Akron CSD Amount $24,402.39 Date 02/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANKA, PETRA Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $24,402.18 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDOCK, SUSAN R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $24,402.14 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMANG, LAMIN D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $24,402.00 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, RONALD Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,401.89 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, JUDITH L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $24,401.82 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RYAN P Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $24,401.66 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERANTE, GABRIELLE B Employer name Niagara County Amount $24,401.28 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System