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 LOWER, TAYLOR E Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,170.05 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVIN, PATRICIA Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $24,169.54 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, MELISSA A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,169.48 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHMAN, LISCHA M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $24,169.23 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGGINS, SHAQUAN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,169.08 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, RICHARD J Employer name Madison County Amount $24,168.94 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICZEWSKY, SUZANNE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $24,168.60 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANES, KELLY B Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $24,168.44 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, JARED D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,168.32 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, FRANCISCO A Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,168.26 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, GLENN Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,168.26 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COWAN, ZACHARY A Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,168.26 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, JONATHAN B Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,168.26 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LISA, JOSEPH Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,168.26 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAULEY, DESIREE L Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,168.26 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VITA, NICHOLAS J Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,168.26 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITTY, SEAN M Employer name City of Albany Amount $24,168.26 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, ROBERTO Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $24,167.63 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAW, SUZANNE P Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $24,166.86 Date 11/10/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDEN, LOUISE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,166.28 Date 06/04/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, JEAN M Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $24,165.90 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, LINDA D Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $24,165.46 Date 09/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENECAL, SHARON G Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $24,165.44 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, SCOTT E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $24,165.33 Date 08/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, JAMES D Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $24,165.10 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULERCIO, MARIA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $24,165.03 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANEK, BRUCE A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,164.32 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $24,164.28 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARRUEL, PATRICK Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $24,164.01 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, CHEZENIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,163.89 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAW, KIMBERLY A Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $24,163.77 Date 07/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBERLEIN, JULIA A Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $24,163.76 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACCIOLO, JENNIFER R Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $24,163.51 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, SUZETTE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $24,163.41 Date 04/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, GRANT J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $24,162.53 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCHIARELLO, TARANCE J Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $24,162.31 Date 09/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, MICHAEL J R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,162.06 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, LEOPOLD E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,161.76 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DANIEL M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $24,161.63 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHAW, MATTHEW R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $24,161.08 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDGES, MICHELE P Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,161.00 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, ELIZABETH R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,161.00 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEY, PAMELA S Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $24,160.73 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEATLEY, ROBIN A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $24,160.62 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAFFLE, JESSICA H Employer name Otsego County Amount $24,159.32 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KATHLEEN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $24,159.31 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, EILEEN M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $24,159.28 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, JUSTIN A Employer name Morris CSD Amount $24,159.00 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, DANIEL G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,158.54 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARRELL, PHILLIP M Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $24,158.40 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENK, JOANNE M Employer name Naples CSD Amount $24,157.80 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUGLIARO, JOSEPH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,157.79 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LORRAINE L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $24,157.79 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORA, MARYANN Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,157.73 Date 03/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGALLO, KAYLEE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,157.72 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, MARYALICE Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $24,157.64 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,157.00 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIECK, KATHRYN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,156.83 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JOSHUA G Employer name Village of Sodus Amount $24,156.75 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, CANDACE A Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $24,156.60 Date 12/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, ERICA K Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $24,156.47 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINES, DAVID I Employer name Town of Patterson Amount $24,156.29 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, MARIANNE C Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $24,156.27 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSSMANN, JOHN J Employer name Putnam County Amount $24,156.26 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Canaan Amount $24,156.24 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, BROOKE A Employer name Seneca County Amount $24,156.22 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORY, DOUGLAS C Employer name Town of Westerlo Amount $24,156.00 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, EVELYN P Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,155.83 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLUZZI, DENISE A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $24,155.68 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREADY, JOHN A, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $24,155.66 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINBORN, RALANDA K Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $24,155.33 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, QUEEN M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $24,155.03 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, MARISA L Employer name Town of Kent Amount $24,154.85 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, SUSAN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $24,154.84 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, MARIA Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $24,154.73 Date 05/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, YESENIA G Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $24,154.43 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINO, DAMIANA Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $24,153.84 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, PAUL W Employer name Town of Islip Amount $24,153.53 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMIONE, MARGARET N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,153.45 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, CORINNE A Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $24,153.11 Date 12/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, KEVIN M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $24,152.91 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACUK, WENDY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $24,152.13 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARREN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $24,152.03 Date 04/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, LISA A Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $24,152.00 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $24,151.89 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SASKOWSKI, LINDA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $24,151.74 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LISA Employer name Broome County Amount $24,151.23 Date 06/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEO, JOSE B Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $24,150.99 Date 02/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, DARLENE A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,150.98 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARP, CHRISTENA M Employer name Village of New Paltz Amount $24,150.65 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAWROCKI, NATALIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $24,150.43 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, MICHELLE L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $24,149.46 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, SARA A Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $24,149.29 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KAREN B Employer name Lewis County Amount $24,149.28 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEY, BARBARA A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,148.68 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, GABRIELLE D Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,148.45 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSEY, MARGUERITE M Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $24,148.41 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIDE, KRISTA Z Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,148.37 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA E Employer name Newark CSD Amount $24,148.02 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUDDEKOPF, JESSICA L Employer name Albany County Amount $24,147.99 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System