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 CANTWELL, MELISSA D Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $24,014.56 Date 08/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANI, LISA MARIE Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $24,014.43 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, IKEEM A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,014.35 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,014.25 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSCH, ANNE L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $24,014.16 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFELDT, CRAIG R Employer name Erie County Amount $24,014.13 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BRENDA G Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $24,013.99 Date 02/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DANIEL L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $24,013.98 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JALENA R Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $24,013.80 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADESON, TAMMI R Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $24,013.45 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOD, JUNIOR M D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,013.37 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLO, NIKKI A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $24,013.35 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, BRIGIDA Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $24,013.26 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAYA, PAMELA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $24,012.75 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHRISTINA L R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $24,012.69 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, ALEJANDRO J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $24,012.26 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTO, CASEY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,012.10 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNAR, SANTA A Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $24,011.88 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DONNA J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $24,011.87 Date 05/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BARBARA F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,011.59 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIA, HEIDI W Employer name Bethpage Public Library Amount $24,011.38 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, CATHERINE T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $24,011.36 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMHOFF, LAURA E Employer name Peru CSD Amount $24,011.33 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, DONNALYN Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $24,010.26 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANTEK, SUE A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $24,010.15 Date 04/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCKER, BOBBY J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $24,009.44 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLA, DOMENICA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,009.20 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, TAMMY M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $24,008.41 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JOSEPHINE J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,008.00 Date 12/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOAN E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $24,006.96 Date 06/18/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, MARIA K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,006.70 Date 06/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, PATRICK J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $24,005.90 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROLD, JEANNE M Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $24,005.33 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, PATRICIA M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $24,005.21 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREADWELL, DARYL M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $24,005.08 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ROSANN Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $24,004.76 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINLIONICA, GLORIA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $24,004.67 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MARK A, JR Employer name Town of Salem Amount $24,004.61 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCHARD, UTE Employer name Village of Owego Amount $24,004.32 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUEHLER, ELLEN Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $24,004.27 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIMON, JACQUELINE Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $24,004.16 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORELLI, DONNA I Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $24,004.13 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICAUSI, FRANCINE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $24,003.75 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURSA, TAYLOR J Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $24,003.75 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JESSICA L Employer name Town of Granby Amount $24,003.40 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKINNEY, RUDY L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $24,002.72 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TONGI L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $24,002.42 Date 04/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHAB, SEPHIRATU Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $24,002.37 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNER, JAYNE M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $24,002.34 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVONA, MARY ANN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,002.33 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORFMAN, JODIE H Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $24,002.33 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, MATTHEW W Employer name Town of Fort Edward Amount $24,002.17 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALONEK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $24,002.15 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, ARMIN A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $24,002.03 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, DEBRA A Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $24,001.93 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, IVELISSE Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $24,001.46 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, MICHAEL P Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $24,001.43 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, FRED W Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $24,000.95 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, RICHARD C Employer name Livingston County Amount $24,000.19 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, LORI R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,000.13 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, TYLER J Employer name Albany County Amount $24,000.11 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEARS, ELYSE E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $24,000.07 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORODIN, STEVEN J Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $24,000.03 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANAGULIS, DARLENE B Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $24,000.00 Date 08/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIFER, JASON M Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $24,000.00 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SKIVER, SANDRA L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $23,999.85 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, STEVEN J Employer name Wading River Fire District Amount $23,999.82 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MARGARET Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $23,999.72 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOMES, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,999.63 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, DOROTHEA J Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $23,999.52 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADIE, SEAN T Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $23,999.48 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CANDICE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,999.14 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDELLA, JOELLE D Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $23,998.36 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALARCHUK, PIPER-LORI B Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $23,997.50 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VERNON J Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $23,997.31 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PEW, MAUREEN G Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $23,997.29 Date 02/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, ROSA F Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $23,997.26 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, DEBORAH Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $23,996.59 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINEO, KRISTEN M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $23,996.47 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATEK, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $23,996.18 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUMAS, YVONNE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,996.03 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, DEBORAH A Employer name Genesee County Amount $23,995.68 Date 08/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, JESSICA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,995.59 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BRENDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,994.81 Date 08/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, KARLA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $23,994.30 Date 01/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, GIULIANA P Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $23,993.99 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASKIN, KRISTIE J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $23,993.89 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LORI L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $23,993.88 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANEL, KLEINDINST C Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $23,993.68 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, REBECCA A Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $23,993.26 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, PAULINE M Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $23,993.17 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSMAN, JO-ANN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,993.16 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LYNN A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $23,993.13 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, LLOYD Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $23,993.00 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIANO, ANNAMARIA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $23,992.46 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,992.30 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKEY, THOMAS A Employer name Wayne Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $23,992.24 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAREN, RYAN J Employer name Erie County Amount $23,991.72 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONEY, JASON M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $23,991.02 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, KEVIN T Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $23,991.01 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System