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 ALAXANIAN, JAIMIE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,857.09 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ERIKA E Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $23,857.04 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAISLEY, LILLIE A Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $23,856.98 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINA, JAMES J Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $23,856.95 Date 01/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBUTO, LORI A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $23,856.67 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, KEVIN J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $23,855.38 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORATE, LAURA P Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,855.34 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, MARGARET M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,854.52 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, MATTHEW P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $23,853.98 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMACHOWSKI, JEFFREY A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $23,853.26 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDELL, KEASHIEEA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $23,853.21 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, CAROLINE M Employer name Cortland County Amount $23,852.92 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUGHEY, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $23,852.81 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, JODI S Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $23,852.79 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON-WILCOX, LINDA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $23,852.72 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONNA L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $23,852.72 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, OSCAR I Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $23,852.34 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, FRANCIS X Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $23,852.12 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALEH, CYNTHIA W Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,851.67 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, TERESA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,851.39 Date 05/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLICOSS, DONALD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $23,851.36 Date 01/15/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, NENA A Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $23,850.96 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIST, DAVID L, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,850.73 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, SARA E Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,850.66 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTO, SARAH M Employer name Ulster County Amount $23,850.63 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELIMOVIC, MUHAMED H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,850.07 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAR, LYDIA D Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $23,850.00 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, SHANNON L Employer name Northville CSD Amount $23,849.99 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLARCZYK, ROXANNE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,849.83 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, DEBORAH L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $23,849.78 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SCOTT E Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $23,849.73 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, ANNEMARIE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $23,849.46 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINE, ELLEN B Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,849.32 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANO, VICTORIA R Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $23,849.31 Date 01/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KATIE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,849.24 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELCAMP, ASHLEY M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $23,848.80 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABER, DENEENE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,848.77 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, GRAZIELLE Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $23,848.48 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADRICK, DENNIS W Employer name Otsego County Amount $23,848.31 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TULIA B Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $23,848.30 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, SAMAR A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $23,848.02 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JUSTINE M Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $23,847.98 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, DAVID Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $23,847.82 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, SONDRA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,847.53 Date 06/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, WANDA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $23,847.23 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, BEVERLY J Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $23,846.91 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUSUPENKO, VERA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $23,846.56 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISELMAN, ADRIENNE H Employer name Tuckahoe Common Sd Amount $23,846.34 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, KENNETH K, JR Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $23,846.20 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCHEN, JOANNE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $23,845.88 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, DIANE C Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $23,845.38 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, DOLORES Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,845.00 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKICKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $23,844.94 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, ANITA M Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $23,844.91 Date 11/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANO, RICHARD A Employer name Fulton County Amount $23,844.51 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, VICKY E Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $23,844.33 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, PATRICIA A Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $23,844.09 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, JOSEPH T Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $23,843.95 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKLIN, DEBORAH S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $23,843.42 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHT, LISA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,843.18 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JEFFREY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $23,842.74 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAST, DEANNA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $23,841.83 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GMUER, PATRICIA A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $23,841.48 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLIFKA, GALE Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $23,841.11 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLESTERO, DAVID M Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $23,841.03 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAPLICKI, JACKIE L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $23,840.72 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENISE M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $23,839.62 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZODI, NANCY Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,839.49 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURFEIND, JODI B Employer name Orange County Amount $23,839.24 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, LAURA P Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $23,838.95 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPP, REBECCA E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $23,838.80 Date 05/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES, AIXA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,838.69 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVES, MARY T Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $23,838.53 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, SUSAN A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $23,838.50 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTIE J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $23,838.46 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JOSHUA B Employer name Town of Watertown Fire Distict Amount $23,838.36 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSOW, LACY Employer name Town of Massena Amount $23,837.91 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCON, LIESL P Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $23,837.64 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSION, MICHAEL P Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $23,837.60 Date 06/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHELBERG, SUSAN B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $23,837.06 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSLAND, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $23,836.60 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATES, GABRIELLE A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $23,836.54 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, SATROHAN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $23,836.50 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, PAUL J Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $23,836.48 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOL, PAUL M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $23,835.90 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $23,835.78 Date 07/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESZLER, KAREN C Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $23,835.69 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, CHARLENE S Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,835.64 Date 05/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNEILL, MATTHEW J Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $23,835.34 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, DAWN L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $23,835.24 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDDING, ASHLEIGH E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $23,835.17 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHRIDGE, JOSEPHINE R Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $23,835.16 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, KAREN M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $23,835.12 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, LOREN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $23,835.02 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, DOROTHY M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $23,834.92 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,834.85 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $23,834.80 Date 12/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESS, PATRICIA K Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $23,834.45 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCIA, HEATHER E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,834.40 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGRAVE, TERRY Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,834.40 Date 10/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System