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 HOOVER, JEANINE M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $24,192.45 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, BRENDA K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,192.30 Date 06/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANDREA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,192.11 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, DEXTER F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,192.08 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELHANEY, ALLAN L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $24,192.07 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIE, ROBIN D Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $24,191.67 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, LAQUINTA Q Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,191.37 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURIFOY, IVAN L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $24,191.37 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, REBECCA J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $24,190.99 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CHESNEY, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Homer CSD Amount $24,190.49 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PATRICK A Employer name Village of Altamont Amount $24,190.45 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $24,190.12 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, ALEXANDER R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,189.55 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, LYNNE Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $24,189.33 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUERVO, SARA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $24,189.10 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $24,189.10 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, SCOTT J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $24,189.10 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAMAN, LUIS J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $24,188.78 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MARLYN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,188.42 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, PAMELA J Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $24,188.23 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, NATHAN Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $24,188.21 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITHERBEE, DEBORAH M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $24,188.05 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JOHNNY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $24,187.92 Date 11/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MICHELE L Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $24,187.77 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPTON, LINDA M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $24,187.07 Date 11/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZQUIERDO, ARIEL T Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $24,187.06 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDIKOV, LILIANA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,186.91 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, TYLER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $24,186.15 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JENNIFER A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $24,186.06 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, SUSAN M Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $24,186.05 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKERSON, WATINA T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,186.02 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, MAUREEN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $24,185.99 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, ELIZABETH J Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $24,185.82 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ANEYSA LOUISE Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $24,185.69 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, MARION L, II Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,185.64 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUR, CYNTHIA L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $24,185.33 Date 03/23/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, DEVIN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,185.11 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH Y Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $24,184.91 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, KARRIE B Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $24,184.89 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JOSEPH A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,184.73 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERREZUETA, FREDDY S Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $24,184.35 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENUTI, MARK A Employer name Town of Geneva Amount $24,184.30 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDBERG, WILLIAM C Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $24,183.81 Date 07/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, JANE L Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $24,183.73 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORKEY, LINDA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $24,183.51 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, DEBORAH Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $24,183.08 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DORIE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,183.01 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MELISSA L Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $24,182.63 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, WILLIAM J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,182.26 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIO, GAIL A Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $24,182.25 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARCZEWSKI, BRANDY J Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $24,182.14 Date 01/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRELLA, ROSE Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $24,182.08 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, SHAUN R Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,181.84 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUYSSE, NATALIE B Employer name Keene CSD Amount $24,181.72 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, STEVEN C Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $24,181.44 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KILEY M Employer name Clinton County Amount $24,181.43 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOT, TIA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,181.08 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRILLI, LORI A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $24,181.03 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURA A Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $24,180.95 Date 09/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKWOOD, CANDY R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $24,180.49 Date 10/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, ELIZABETH A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $24,180.39 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, LAURA J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,180.19 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLING, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Kent Amount $24,179.88 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, SHANE A Employer name City of Corning Amount $24,179.84 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENICK, MICHAEL C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $24,179.58 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, KIMBERLY G Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $24,179.54 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, AMBER J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,179.50 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, HECTOR Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $24,179.46 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, SUSAN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $24,179.05 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DIANE B Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,178.82 Date 09/09/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZO, MARTHA M.S. Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $24,178.29 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERBICKI, ANTHONY Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,178.22 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTE, JONATHON G Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $24,177.95 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, KAREN Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $24,176.94 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGIE, WAYNE H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $24,176.93 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOFARO, SOSCHA E Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $24,176.80 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLOBANIC, JUSTIN Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,176.64 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SANTANA M Employer name Homer CSD Amount $24,176.63 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAMING, BARBARA L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $24,176.50 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, PAMELA M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $24,176.36 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESSUREAULT, JASON L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $24,175.98 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, PAMELA B Employer name Perry CSD Amount $24,175.93 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, SHAWN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $24,175.72 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOTO, JOSE Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $24,175.64 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, MARIAH T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,175.54 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHR, KAROL P Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $24,174.72 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPECKI, TARA L Employer name Oysterponds UFSD Amount $24,174.37 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOSHUA P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,173.94 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, KENYA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,173.85 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDINA, BONNIE A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $24,173.76 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOPRA-SUKUMARAN, PRATIBHA Employer name Erie County Amount $24,173.40 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, ALISON L Employer name Erie County Amount $24,173.16 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASAS, BRISA C Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $24,172.93 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, AMANDA J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $24,172.20 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEST, KATHLEEN A Employer name Milford CSD Amount $24,172.20 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, VICTOR M Employer name Town of Palermo Amount $24,171.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, SUSAN M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $24,170.90 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARDT, BRANDON M Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $24,170.77 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGCOR, SHEREE L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $24,170.40 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, BRIAN P Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $24,170.36 Date 08/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System