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 KHALEK, HEIDEMARIE B Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,834.40 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENIS, PHILIPPE P Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,834.18 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGUE, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Forestburgh Amount $23,834.07 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, NANCY C Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,833.84 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, ERIC W Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $23,833.06 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKLEMAN, RONNIE T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $23,832.64 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, LUKE D Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $23,832.34 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLENSOHN, REGINA Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $23,831.90 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAHAN, CATHERINE F Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $23,831.90 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JUDITH T Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $23,831.90 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZKUMRU, PEMBE Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $23,831.90 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBEL, FERN Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $23,831.90 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, RICHARD R Employer name Town of Easton Amount $23,831.82 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARENTZ, AARON J Employer name Otsego County Amount $23,831.76 Date 04/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WANDELL Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $23,831.71 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, JUNE ANNE Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $23,831.38 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, DARRELL R Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $23,831.00 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRICHEW, CHARLOTTE S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,830.64 Date 02/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROSEANN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,830.49 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVECCHI, MEGHANN M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $23,829.61 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPIERTO, MADDALENA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,829.45 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTER, STEVEN D Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $23,829.22 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, SONIA E Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $23,828.92 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLACKI, RICHARD J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,828.55 Date 12/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, MOLLY A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,828.32 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNING, DREW A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,828.02 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, CASSANDRA C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $23,827.35 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLETO, DAVID M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $23,827.02 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA PORTA, GENEVIEVE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,826.79 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JUAN C Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $23,826.30 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEA, KIMBERLEY H Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $23,825.70 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KENNETH C Employer name Town of Delaware Amount $23,825.65 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON-MOBLEY, NAKITA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,825.57 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEE, MARY E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,825.51 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, WILLIAM F Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,825.18 Date 02/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, JOSEPH J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,824.99 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LANA L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,824.95 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COWN, CLAUDET L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,824.84 Date 04/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, GERALD E Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $23,824.60 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, JANE ANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,824.45 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIERI, LEE ANN Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $23,823.78 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, ELIZABETH J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $23,823.69 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNDT, DAVID M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $23,823.46 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAURI, PATRICIA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,823.26 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, CHARLES Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,823.10 Date 05/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELONI, JOHN A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $23,822.97 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANA, MD MASUD Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $23,822.95 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFA, REGINA Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $23,822.73 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOULGARIS, JAMES N Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,822.60 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITERNIAK, SAMANTHA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,822.29 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHERA, PETER A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $23,822.20 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, DENNIS L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,822.03 Date 12/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, CYNTHIA J Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $23,821.75 Date 03/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINGS, JANET Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $23,821.68 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING KING, CYNTHIA J Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $23,820.83 Date 04/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, ANTHONY J Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,820.42 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RION P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,820.24 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONFETT, ELEANOR C Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $23,820.00 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERA, FELIX R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $23,819.74 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA-WEBSTER, TARYN S Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $23,819.57 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJOHN, THOMAS M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,819.50 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORLANI, ROSARY Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $23,819.47 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, SYLVIA V Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $23,819.18 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIG, MEAGHAN C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,818.86 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUM, AMY C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,818.73 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ERAMO, DIANE L Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $23,818.37 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TIM G Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $23,817.99 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIABICA, CORINNE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,817.73 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEERE, REBECCA A Employer name Mount Vernon Public Library Amount $23,817.37 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNACCA, MARY E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,817.18 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMAN, ABIGAIL N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,816.87 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, WILLIAM B Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,816.87 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ELLEN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,816.74 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ADAM R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,816.47 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKAY, LANCE Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $23,816.40 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANZA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $23,814.92 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, RONNA L Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $23,814.78 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIG, MIRIAM O Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $23,814.47 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, EDWIN Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $23,814.08 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARVASKI, AMY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,814.00 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANDO, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $23,814.00 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, MILANA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,813.68 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, KELLY R Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $23,813.55 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, SANDY J Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $23,813.06 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEN, JARED M Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $23,812.09 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIRWYKE, SHERRI L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,811.91 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, EDWARD G Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $23,811.84 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, HEATHER M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $23,811.52 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGERSTAFF, KARL Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $23,811.36 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMPEY, REBECCA A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $23,811.32 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, PAMELA A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $23,811.20 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $23,810.76 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JAREE L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $23,810.70 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODFORD, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,810.48 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRICK, MARY ANN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $23,810.20 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGER, SUZANNE P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,810.09 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, DAVID G, JR Employer name Afton CSD Amount $23,809.91 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUARIN, BARBARA E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $23,809.50 Date 03/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIN, STEPHANIE V Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $23,809.37 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, LUCANN M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $23,809.31 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System