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 JOHN, REBECCA S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $23,548.61 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTAS, MELISSA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $23,548.20 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVER, HOWARD M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $23,548.01 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JANAY M Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $23,547.94 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,547.47 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BELLO, LYNN M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $23,547.44 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKENFELD, CECELIA P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,547.31 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERICONI, PENELOPE J Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $23,545.95 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, JOANBEL E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,545.84 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RHONDA J Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $23,545.35 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, CLAUDIA F Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $23,545.26 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, WISLENE Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,545.21 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIPKIN, LAURA R Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $23,544.09 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MARCUS D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,543.87 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARK Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $23,543.80 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLEO, TONI C Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,543.79 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RICHARD I Employer name Chenango County Amount $23,543.62 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMETER, KRISTEN E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,543.26 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VRIES, CELESTE Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,543.05 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURCOMB, JO-ANN Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $23,543.01 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACOWENIA, EVAN R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $23,542.53 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLIN, KELLY P Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $23,542.47 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, ROBERT M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $23,542.28 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOONEY, BETTY I Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,541.50 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISPO, CATHY L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,541.07 Date 12/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEKOCH, JOHN P Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $23,541.02 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LORRAINE M Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $23,540.78 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, LEVI S Employer name City of Olean Amount $23,540.65 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH-CAIN, ANDREA M Employer name Albany County Amount $23,540.63 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, LISA E Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $23,540.58 Date 06/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, HEIDI M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $23,540.52 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURVETT, LISA Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,539.20 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BRENDA J Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $23,539.05 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, TAMMI C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,538.85 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, DREW B Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $23,538.80 Date 07/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, JAMES H Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $23,538.60 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECERE, JOSEPH A Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $23,538.45 Date 12/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, WILLIAM A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,538.42 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES-NEALON, KATHLEEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,538.40 Date 08/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRYNN, ROBERT P Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $23,538.02 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, THOMAS G Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $23,537.97 Date 09/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHNKE, ERNEST C Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $23,537.65 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXIM, CAROL S Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $23,537.57 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIN, RUTH A Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $23,537.19 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, LAUREN C Employer name Chenango County Amount $23,537.01 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBYN E Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $23,536.99 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZMIYARCH, MADDIE A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,536.60 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMANS, KAYLIEGH S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,536.08 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, MATTHEW T Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $23,536.07 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMAN, EMMANUEL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,535.90 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, CYNTHIA D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,535.73 Date 11/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, TIMOTHY M Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $23,535.33 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLUS, JEANNETTE Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,535.24 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, MICHAEL A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,534.93 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, LAURA G Employer name Livingston County Amount $23,534.73 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUDDENHAGEN, MARY JEAN Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $23,534.04 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TRACEY A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $23,533.77 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, VERONICA L Employer name Addison CSD Amount $23,533.72 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DIANNE C Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $23,533.43 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISS, DYLAN C Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $23,533.29 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGATO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $23,533.00 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODMORE, VIRGINIA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,532.90 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGSON, JACOB M Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $23,532.74 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, TAMARA D Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $23,532.25 Date 12/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILL, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,531.95 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHERYL Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $23,531.88 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODONNELL, AYLA Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $23,531.67 Date 07/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES-MAXWELL, CHRISTY L Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $23,531.49 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ALICIA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $23,531.14 Date 03/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMONDOREA, AUDIENE M Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $23,530.98 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, CONOR J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $23,530.88 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTA, CAROL L Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $23,530.87 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, LINDA B Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $23,530.53 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JUDITH M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $23,530.27 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDISI, DEBRA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,530.20 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILEWICZ, YVONNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,529.95 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JOHN F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $23,529.30 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEJANIECE Q Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,529.08 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARY-JO B Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,529.05 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KAROL Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $23,528.66 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, COLLEEN M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,528.07 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, BETH A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,527.82 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CARRIE A Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $23,527.82 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADELL, JEFF M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $23,527.75 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENSTERER, BRENDA L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,527.48 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, BRUCE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,527.17 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLAU, TRACY Employer name Wayne County Amount $23,526.89 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, JAMES P Employer name Westchester County Amount $23,526.71 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, JOSEFINA F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,526.54 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MARIA-ELENA Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $23,525.78 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMBESI, ROSEMARY R Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $23,525.74 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISH, CHRISTINE S Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $23,525.62 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LALICATA, DIEGO G Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,525.47 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETT, DEBRAH A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $23,525.41 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, MICHELLE M Employer name Greene CSD Amount $23,525.28 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $23,525.19 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMACHA, BRADLEY J Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $23,525.08 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVIOLA, MARLENE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $23,525.04 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKY, BRENDAN P Employer name City of Troy Amount $23,524.93 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLEO, CATHERINE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,524.60 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System