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 SMITH, SCOTT M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,790.00 Date 05/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JESSICA L Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $23,789.77 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $23,789.75 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSDEN, RONALD J Employer name Town of Mexico Amount $23,789.42 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECK, PAMELA J Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $23,789.18 Date 11/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NORDIA Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $23,789.15 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, KATHLEEN A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $23,789.14 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,789.00 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENON, COREY M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $23,789.00 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANYENE, CHRISTIAN C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $23,788.77 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, PATRICIA C Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,788.75 Date 06/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, DENNIS S Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $23,788.45 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DANIEL T Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $23,788.37 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, VICTOR F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $23,788.25 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAZZOLA, COLLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,788.13 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, KATHY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,787.90 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DIANE M Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $23,787.82 Date 10/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERWATKA, JOHN C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,787.29 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFORTI, ROSE MARIE Employer name Town of Ledyard Amount $23,786.38 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ESTELA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $23,786.26 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASCO, KKIMBERLY M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $23,785.72 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, RUDAYNA C Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $23,785.14 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BROCTA, BRAD A Employer name Town of Riga Amount $23,785.00 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JAMES C Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $23,784.83 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENT, BRANDI L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,784.70 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAQUINTA, MARY E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,784.62 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELL, KATHERINE A Employer name Village of Red Hook Amount $23,784.48 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINE, STEVEN W Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $23,784.34 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESINKOWSKI, BELINDA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $23,784.12 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMANICO, SHARON J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $23,784.11 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHELLE M Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $23,784.11 Date 02/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, JED-ANTHONY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $23,783.93 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIARRA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,783.25 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABERNATHY, EVERETT L, SR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $23,783.19 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, JUAN R Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $23,782.63 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSTROM, SUSAN B Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $23,782.24 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LOUISE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,782.23 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPOE, LAURIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $23,782.22 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINEMANN, ADAM J Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,782.05 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, ASHKIN G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,781.44 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLINO, YVONNE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,780.71 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADS, AMANDA L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,780.42 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAVETH, PATRICIA A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $23,780.38 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MELISSA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $23,780.06 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, ELIZABETH J Employer name Glens Falls Common Sd Amount $23,779.82 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DEBORAH J Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,779.71 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINE, RALPH A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,779.26 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS DE FAZIO, DIANE H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,779.04 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROSS, TERRELL M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,778.80 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KELLY A Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $23,778.38 Date 02/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, LINDA J Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $23,777.99 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, DAVID A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,777.83 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBALOT, LORI A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,777.64 Date 03/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LISA L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $23,777.13 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICURANZA, ANTONIETTA Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $23,776.45 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $23,776.39 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, AKILI-ABDUL H Employer name City of Albany Amount $23,776.23 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FRANCESCO, KATRINA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $23,775.63 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYK, DOROTHY A Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $23,775.57 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, SHEILA Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $23,775.39 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSALVES, SAMDAI A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $23,775.06 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSILLICO, GEORGINE M Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $23,774.50 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSERLY, JILL O Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $23,774.31 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BRUCE D, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $23,774.15 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICCOLI, JOHN A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $23,773.98 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LAQUA C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $23,773.84 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSABLON, MARK R Employer name Bath CSD Amount $23,773.70 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTER, SHANE M Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $23,772.98 Date 11/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULEY, SUSAN I Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $23,771.66 Date 05/06/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOON, SUZANNE P Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,771.65 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, MICHELLE P Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,771.53 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, HUGUES M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $23,771.44 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGONER, DOMENICA V Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $23,771.26 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, KATHERINE Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $23,770.96 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $23,770.73 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLPERT, ELIZABETH C Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,770.59 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, DEANA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $23,770.58 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIKE, MARSHALL R Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $23,770.55 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATROBSKI, KYLE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,770.47 Date 08/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLICAN, SALLY J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $23,770.40 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHARE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Department of Law Amount $23,769.64 Date 12/03/1959 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEZ, SARAH R Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $23,769.55 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, ROBERT J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $23,769.36 Date 12/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SO, YANCY Y Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,769.23 Date 11/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KELLY M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $23,768.60 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOCZDOPOLE, ANNE E Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $23,768.52 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERIAULT, BRIAN A Employer name Town of Malta Amount $23,768.44 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DENNIS L Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $23,767.90 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRYAN J Employer name Town of Dekalb Amount $23,767.82 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, JO ANN Employer name City of Kingston Amount $23,767.58 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDFORS, PATRICIA D Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $23,767.58 Date 11/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, ANN M Employer name Broome County Amount $23,767.57 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, PATRICIA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $23,767.48 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JULIA M Employer name Schuylerville Public Library Amount $23,767.17 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MARIA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $23,766.99 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,766.80 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWE, ALLYSON E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,766.67 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, NICOLE L Employer name Centr NY Reg Market Authority Amount $23,766.41 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNER, JENNIFER M Employer name Orange County Amount $23,766.31 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCATO, ANTOINETTE Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,765.95 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System