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 FITCH, KENNETH L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,692.90 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOFARO, JOSEPH R Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,692.83 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABUANO, WILLIAM J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $23,692.53 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAWN M Employer name Town of Concord Amount $23,692.40 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPLER, BARBARA J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $23,692.40 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, KAREN S Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $23,692.39 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLSON, ERICA M Employer name Attica CSD Amount $23,692.34 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ADRIAN Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $23,692.14 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, ERIKA L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $23,691.91 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BONTE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Champlain Amount $23,691.72 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MARY H Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $23,691.67 Date 05/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNZINGER, KATHERINE L Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $23,691.66 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $23,691.66 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAWDY, MELANIE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $23,691.62 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEY, SUZANNE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $23,691.60 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERROD, KELLY M Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $23,691.00 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, MARIA Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $23,690.96 Date 10/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, BRITTANY C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,690.77 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Greene County Amount $23,690.41 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JOSHUA J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $23,690.26 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, DIANE A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $23,690.08 Date 03/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, MARYELLEN T Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $23,690.07 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICCIO, JAMES J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $23,690.04 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAWINSKI, MICHAELA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $23,690.04 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSER, BENEDICT, III Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $23,689.90 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGALL, ANN T Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $23,689.82 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELVIE, FORREST A Employer name Town of Macomb Amount $23,689.79 Date 11/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESS, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $23,689.79 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, LAURA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,689.64 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDITCH, HARRY D, JR Employer name Village of Dering Harbor Amount $23,689.56 Date 10/16/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGODZINSKI, CHARLES N Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $23,689.44 Date 08/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,689.42 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, ARLENE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,689.29 Date 04/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARMIENTO, EVELYN Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $23,689.10 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, SUSAN M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,689.06 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGDON, AMANDA Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $23,688.99 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIMORE, ERICA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $23,688.75 Date 06/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABELLA, PATRICIA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $23,688.10 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN, SKY Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $23,688.06 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, KATHERYN A S Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $23,687.87 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVLING, PAM L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $23,687.63 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYER, PATRICIA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,687.61 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JENNIFER R Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $23,687.36 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, ROSE M Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,687.12 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONA, SOFIKA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $23,687.10 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVATTO, PAULINE A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $23,686.95 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAMEE, PETER M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $23,686.60 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $23,685.80 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, KATHRYN M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $23,685.75 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, STEPHANIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,685.57 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERCARA, FRANK, JR Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $23,685.57 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTIN, SHAWN P Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $23,685.56 Date 03/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANZICA, HEATHER M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,685.51 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, TRACI A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,685.25 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, TIA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $23,684.83 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIDIS, ELIAS Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $23,684.64 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELONA, BRITTANY N Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,684.64 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASCONI, LINDA J Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $23,684.58 Date 04/07/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, IDALINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,684.46 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGABYALI, OMAR M Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $23,684.44 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, VICTORIA K Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,684.39 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MICHAELA Employer name Albany County Amount $23,683.62 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TRACY L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,682.75 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NORSTRAND, KAYLA L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,682.66 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, JOAN A Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $23,682.50 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANA, DENISE D Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $23,682.40 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, CAROL L Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $23,682.40 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, SHELLEY F Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $23,682.36 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHARDT, KATHLEEN L Employer name Livingston County Amount $23,682.14 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASH, MICHAEL P Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $23,682.08 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, ANNA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,681.47 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $23,681.24 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, DEBRA A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $23,680.98 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, DOUGLAS G Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,680.80 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, ANDREA B Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $23,680.18 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CALVIN Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $23,680.15 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MAXIMILLIAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,679.56 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOOK, CHARMAINE L Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $23,679.42 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMETA, MARY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,678.52 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, AMANDA D Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $23,678.52 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALISE, ALYSSA C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,678.00 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHINSKY, SUZANNE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,678.00 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDOS, ALEXANDRA B Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,678.00 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, RICKY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,677.99 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCH, DEBRA A Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $23,677.90 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, SUSAN A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $23,677.76 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JUSTIN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,677.47 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, JOANNE R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,677.40 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, DIANE F Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $23,677.28 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPS, STACEY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,677.26 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, JOSEPH J Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $23,677.16 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERSEY, RICHARD D Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $23,676.87 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENESHA, DIANE Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $23,676.85 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, AMANDA N Employer name Wayne County Amount $23,676.57 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDICI, DIANE M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $23,676.29 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, CRAIG T Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $23,676.24 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, CANDACE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,676.18 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ-JANOVE, LORRAINE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $23,676.15 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUCEDO, BLANCA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $23,676.13 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMER, SHAWN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $23,675.83 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System