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 VANCE, IRIELLE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,524.22 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, SEAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $23,524.14 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,523.95 Date 09/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,523.75 Date 02/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LYNN Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $23,523.45 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULIP, LAURENCE J Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $23,523.45 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDONE, DANA ROSE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,523.00 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL W Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $23,522.96 Date 03/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LORI D Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $23,522.86 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, AMANDA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,522.85 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, PATRICK Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $23,522.50 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARIELLO, KIMBERLY J Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $23,521.56 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, NANCY E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,521.53 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUTH, CAITLIN B Employer name Erie County Amount $23,521.50 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, PAUL A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,521.35 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLEY, MICHELE L Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $23,521.21 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGROW, TIFFANY L Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $23,521.08 Date 04/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDEE, BETHANY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,520.90 Date 02/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, DIANE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,520.83 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, JOHN A, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,519.90 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGI, THOMASINA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,519.72 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, DEBRA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,519.70 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTERO, SULMA Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,519.61 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALOISIO, PATRICIA A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,519.28 Date 12/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, SALVATORE V Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $23,519.25 Date 05/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGARY, KRISTEN S Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $23,519.10 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELVE, CHARLES H Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $23,518.86 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDD, JOSEPH S Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $23,518.60 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $23,518.01 Date 04/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMON, DENEEN L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $23,517.82 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHOBRIAL, LILLIE Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $23,517.76 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHR, KENNETH J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $23,517.58 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, MARY E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,517.50 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, DEBORAH A Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $23,517.20 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC FALL, DOMENICA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,516.82 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONIUS, RONALD J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $23,516.58 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, AMY M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $23,516.41 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSDALE, CONLEY C Employer name Department of Health Amount $23,516.33 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESCHINA, LILLIAN Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $23,515.66 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CEDRICKE A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $23,515.53 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATTI, ARUN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,515.20 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, ROBERT L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,514.99 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMWAY, LINDA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $23,514.87 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, KYLE F Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $23,514.57 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYSKIN, VLADIMIR Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $23,514.57 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAY, SAVANNAH S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,514.57 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, GRADY L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $23,514.53 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINI, CINDY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,514.18 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUGHTON, MARGARET C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $23,513.77 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKABEE, LEILA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $23,513.60 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ROBERT C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,513.52 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHMAN, MERCEDES Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $23,513.47 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LINDA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,513.12 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANNELL, PATRICIA A Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $23,512.90 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGROO, AMANDA Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $23,512.79 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ERICK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,512.63 Date 07/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SONIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,512.50 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROWSKI, PATRICIA Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $23,512.26 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPPO, DONNA M Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $23,512.23 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ANGELA R Employer name Erie County Amount $23,512.08 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, DEBRA A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $23,511.98 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMER, KAREN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,511.35 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUNG, ANKAUA L Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $23,511.32 Date 03/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, JUSTIN K, JR Employer name Homer CSD Amount $23,511.23 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, TERESA E Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $23,511.19 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNINGER, ROSEMARIE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,510.99 Date 12/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROZZI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $23,510.74 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDEN, TERENCE R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,510.42 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDO, STEVE S Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $23,510.26 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURA, SHERRY L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,509.96 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMILEY, RAYMOND S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,509.82 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, JULIAN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,509.55 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, HEATHER Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $23,508.85 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHI, KRISTEN L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $23,508.61 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODEMOTE, AMY M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $23,508.61 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $23,508.40 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, AMY Employer name Saratoga County Amount $23,508.36 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERMEHL, BARBARA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,508.12 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMISON, CORY M Employer name Town of Rushford Amount $23,508.00 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTNER, DIANE I Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $23,508.00 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSON, DOUGLAS D Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,507.94 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DERRICK Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $23,507.68 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLL, TAMMY L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,507.27 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, HEATHER E Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $23,507.19 Date 05/02/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CALEN J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,507.05 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANIO, LU ANN E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,507.05 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIER, LISA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $23,506.46 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, LYNDA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $23,506.42 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTIGLIANO, JEFFREY S, JR Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $23,506.28 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, STEFANIE R Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $23,505.98 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOPSON, TAMMY A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,505.80 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONTI, PATRICIA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,505.14 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, VALERIE J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $23,505.10 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIDA, MARY LOU Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $23,504.86 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LEANNA K Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $23,504.75 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, AMY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,504.59 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SARA Employer name Ontario County Amount $23,504.55 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MIRAIDA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,504.53 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PAULA L Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,504.51 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILKINS, SYDNEY S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $23,504.27 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System