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 HOUPPERT, LORI A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $23,675.70 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUSEY, DARLENE K Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $23,675.70 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Voorheesville Amount $23,675.48 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRIOS, LIZETTE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,675.47 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, SABRINA Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,674.14 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANALLI, AMBER Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,674.14 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, ASHLEY T Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,674.14 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, DEBRA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,673.67 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, PATRICIA A Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $23,673.63 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYWACZEWSKI, AMANDA J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $23,673.56 Date 03/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MICHAEL J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $23,673.48 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TONI A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $23,673.40 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLS, KIM A Employer name Greene County Amount $23,672.65 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, KALEIGH M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $23,672.55 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGAULT, DONNA F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,672.48 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PAUL J Employer name Town of North Salem Amount $23,672.11 Date 01/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHLESING, DEVON M Employer name Livingston County Amount $23,671.67 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROSEANNE Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $23,671.62 Date 04/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLO, KAREN E Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $23,671.44 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSIDINE, PAMELA L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $23,670.75 Date 10/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMO, TYLER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,670.30 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGENHARDT, LYNDA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,670.04 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GIVNEY, YOSHIE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,670.04 Date 03/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBERGER, ROBERT C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $23,669.82 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LINE, BARBARA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,669.70 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, STEVEN L Employer name Town of Harford Amount $23,669.64 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, JUAN A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $23,669.52 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, TANISHA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $23,669.52 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, CATHERINE M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $23,669.36 Date 05/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, WILLIAM M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $23,668.85 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTEN, JOANNA L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $23,667.99 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, TINA P Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $23,667.84 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUJUS, OLIVIA J Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $23,667.53 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Ulysses Amount $23,667.50 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, ROBIN A Employer name Town of Olean Amount $23,667.31 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMENTO, RYAN S Employer name Town of Union Amount $23,666.83 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-LOVELY, GRIEBE V Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $23,666.33 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, SUEANN Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $23,666.31 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMOVSKI, ZERANCO Employer name Webster CSD Amount $23,665.99 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, NATHAN E Employer name Village of Athens Amount $23,665.86 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEADER, CHELSEA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,665.66 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, BRIAN K Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $23,665.64 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIORIO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,665.46 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKNER, VINCENT T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,665.30 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SHEILA M Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $23,665.04 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAKA, AMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,664.70 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, TARA A Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $23,664.26 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEELE, STEPHEN E Employer name Town of Hammond Amount $23,664.00 Date 05/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERUBE, CHERYL L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,663.85 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLFARTH, DENNIS H Employer name Village of Middleburgh Amount $23,663.61 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETAVESKY, JOSEPH A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $23,663.45 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZE, LISA G Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $23,663.44 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHENBERG, GERI L Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $23,663.40 Date 12/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIELLY, CARY J Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,663.21 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGUE, JOSEPH J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $23,663.11 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC READY, SEAN E Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $23,662.86 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALALAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $23,662.52 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MORGAN E Employer name Livingston County Amount $23,662.38 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSINO, PAMALA M Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $23,661.35 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, CHERYLE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $23,661.17 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $23,661.05 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, DENISE A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $23,661.03 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, RIGOBERTO Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $23,660.69 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, DEREK J Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $23,660.01 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JARMUSZ, ANDREW Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $23,660.01 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROLISH, TINA M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,659.49 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, LISA G Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $23,659.45 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, VICTORIA J Employer name Town of Moravia Amount $23,659.33 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERALTA, MARLENE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $23,659.25 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, TRACY L Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $23,658.85 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, PAMELA A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $23,658.56 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, AMANDA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,658.13 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, ALICIA J Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $23,657.66 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, THOMAS E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,657.22 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUISER, LYNN S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $23,657.09 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARSKI, KEVIN P Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $23,657.04 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORMINO, JACQUELYN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,657.01 Date 08/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZADLO, FRANK R Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,656.88 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,656.38 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, JANE M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,656.31 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASSENELLI, CAROLINE M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $23,656.26 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAQ, FASIEHUL Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $23,656.18 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, MARGIE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,655.65 Date 12/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DIANA Employer name Orange County Amount $23,655.64 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AGOSTINO, LYNORE S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,655.49 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NUZZO, FRANCESCA Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $23,655.48 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, KATRINA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,655.23 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARY, TYLER C Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $23,655.16 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, NICKOY T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,655.06 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPICE, JEANINE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,654.96 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, JOSEPH M Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $23,654.66 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $23,654.64 Date 11/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, GREGORY R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $23,654.40 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, MICHAEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,654.37 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUQUA, SANDRA N Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,654.37 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $23,654.19 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, EILEEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,653.81 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIS, RITCHIE B Employer name Broome County Amount $23,652.64 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENT, DAWN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,652.58 Date 01/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DAWN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,652.39 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System