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 RILEY, STEVEN E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $24,336.26 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIGEN, BLAISE D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,336.00 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTE, MARIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,335.96 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREIER, JAMES A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $24,335.80 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, CYNTHIA Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $24,335.75 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHAWN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,335.72 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARLEY, GERALDINE D Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $24,335.63 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDO, NICHOLAS E Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,335.54 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, VENEE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,335.37 Date 04/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSMAN, TYLER J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,335.29 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOME, CAROL A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $24,335.04 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, THERESA Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,334.26 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUME, PATRICK A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $24,334.21 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGYEAR, KATHARINE R Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,334.12 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, TAMI L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,334.01 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VICTOR M Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $24,333.84 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELLE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,333.62 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, DEBRA J Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $24,333.00 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, STEPHANIE R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,332.82 Date 07/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECICCO, MARIA SANDRA JEAN B Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,332.29 Date 07/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEY, SANDRA J Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $24,332.10 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISTANTIELLO, KATHLEEN P Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $24,331.94 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATKOWSKI, DONNA A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $24,331.87 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROPE, SUZANNE M Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $24,331.62 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTRELL, GARY A Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $24,331.51 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPINO, MARY E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,331.48 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRAL, SANTA JULIETE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $24,330.81 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPEL, ROBIN Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,330.79 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAR, JEAN Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,330.79 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHARD, MARY H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,330.79 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERASIMTSCHUK, COLLEEN P Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $24,330.74 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESI, PHYLLIS A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,330.60 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, SHAWNEE-LYNN M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $24,330.57 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, KENN G Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $24,330.28 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARY J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $24,329.92 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUA, MICHELE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,329.72 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, JULIA E Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $24,329.58 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, KIMBERLY M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,329.49 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGUE, MELVIN R, II Employer name Dutchess County Amount $24,329.44 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, COLETTE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $24,329.42 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, PATRICIA A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,329.40 Date 03/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVIELLO, GINA M Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $24,329.06 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRO, FRANCES Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $24,329.03 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, HAZEL L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,328.64 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, CRYSTAL A Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,328.57 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNDMAN, PAMELA B Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $24,328.50 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARIES, PATRICIA A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,328.42 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $24,328.29 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MOIRA H Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $24,327.62 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACIRCA, DONNA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,327.42 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, GREGG M Employer name Rockland County Amount $24,327.37 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CASEY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $24,327.11 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTFIELD, MONIQUE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $24,326.96 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $24,326.93 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEY, MARGARET M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $24,326.76 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, LISA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $24,325.70 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARTY, FRANCINE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,325.63 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOTRY, JEROME M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,325.56 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDEN, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $24,325.33 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, KENNETH A Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $24,325.31 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOSO, MERCEDES Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $24,325.17 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKER, DEBORAH A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $24,325.04 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIK, GHAZALA I Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $24,325.00 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, JASON L B Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $24,324.14 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAS, ADAM T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $24,324.07 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $24,324.06 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, WAYNE R Employer name Seneca County Amount $24,323.47 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUVOLO, ANNE M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $24,323.16 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, KHADIJA H Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,322.53 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMETER, BROOKE A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $24,322.45 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEAT, DARLENE Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $24,322.05 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTWICA, ZACHARY P Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $24,322.02 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNEBY, JESSICA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $24,321.97 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, DILLION A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,321.97 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, RICHARD S Employer name Town of Stony Creek Amount $24,321.87 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEHR, TANYA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,321.81 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BROCKLIN, JAMIE M Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $24,321.47 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, LINDA J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $24,320.95 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, SALLY A Employer name Marion CSD Amount $24,320.88 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TUCCI, AIMEE B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $24,320.40 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNG, MARY Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $24,320.34 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTMEIER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $24,320.26 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JACK D Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $24,320.14 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDMAN, GLEN M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $24,319.98 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, DENISE M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $24,319.88 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NATALIE J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $24,319.78 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, BRIAN C Employer name West Babylon Fire District Amount $24,319.42 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, EMILY A Employer name Erie County Amount $24,319.35 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, SHAINA Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $24,319.19 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $24,319.16 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASNER, GLEN M, II Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $24,319.15 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, EDWIN G Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $24,319.15 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MICHAEL R Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $24,318.92 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHMUELY, YAEL Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $24,317.65 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DEVITT, CHARLES R Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $24,317.33 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, SUSAN Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $24,317.30 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ELANA Y Employer name Albany County Amount $24,316.88 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPEO, JACLYN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,316.81 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, LISA M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $24,316.80 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBER, PATRICIA R Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $24,315.97 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System