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 CERSOSIM, AMANDA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,504.26 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, PHILLIP M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $23,504.16 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, MACKENZIE B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,503.22 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMM, KRISTOPHER M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $23,503.19 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSATA, DOMINIC M Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $23,502.34 Date 12/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, FRANK J, JR Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $23,502.33 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELE, JOSEPH A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $23,502.13 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LESLEY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $23,501.68 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRESCH, MAUREEN A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $23,501.46 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DANIEL Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $23,501.05 Date 07/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NADINA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $23,500.88 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTILLO, ANDREW J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $23,500.80 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, TRACY A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,500.65 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYMAN, REBECCA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,500.64 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZARANO, VANESSA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $23,500.48 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLANO, ROSEANN Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $23,500.36 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENCE, JANET R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,500.32 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, ANN M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $23,500.03 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, MICHELLE L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $23,499.86 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, JASON J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $23,499.82 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JONATHON J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $23,499.69 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, ARTEMIO Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $23,499.58 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CARA A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $23,499.52 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, BERTHA Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $23,499.16 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, TYLER R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $23,499.08 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ERICA N Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,498.76 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACOBELLIS, CARMELA Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $23,498.73 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFRI, MAHREEN N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $23,498.62 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIN J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $23,497.70 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISCIANDCO, BRANDON M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $23,497.32 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTRICK, BRADLEY J Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $23,497.25 Date 12/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, PETER Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $23,496.29 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZUETA, EVELYN A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,496.15 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMIE L P Employer name Franklin County Amount $23,495.79 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUHRE, MICHELE R Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $23,495.50 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, SALVATORE S Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $23,495.07 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, LYNNETTE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,495.00 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLERIN, TYLER R Employer name Westchester County Amount $23,494.78 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, LINDA D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,494.57 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTENS, BECKY A Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $23,494.44 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, KAY M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $23,494.43 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSE, FRUITASIA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,493.92 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, MELISSA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,493.82 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JACQUELINE M Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $23,493.76 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVANO, STEPHEN R, JR Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $23,493.75 Date 07/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JUANE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,493.63 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, MARY I Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,493.15 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, KRISTEN M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $23,493.08 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, PHILIP R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,493.04 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JEFFREY R JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,492.78 Date 11/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNN, KERRY S Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $23,492.78 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, MATTHEW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,492.70 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, ANNA Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $23,492.65 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENZI, ROBERT M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,492.58 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, SUSAN M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $23,492.55 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIL, CRAIG A Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $23,492.26 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CARL P Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $23,491.75 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, BRYAN S Employer name Portville CSD Amount $23,491.21 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, CASSIE C Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $23,490.92 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATZ, RHONDA R Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $23,490.72 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DWAYNE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $23,490.70 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARI, LORRAINE Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $23,490.58 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOROLEMON, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,490.28 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATA, ANTHONY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,490.01 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JOSEPH Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $23,489.47 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURINO, ADELE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $23,489.45 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUKE, AMANDA C Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $23,489.20 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEISER, JUDY S Employer name Ontario County Amount $23,489.02 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $23,488.66 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKIDMORE, RUSSELL M Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $23,488.52 Date 07/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINK, ANNE M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $23,488.10 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, MARJORIE A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,487.14 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, JAMES L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $23,486.97 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANNESSEN, SHAWN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $23,486.50 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, JACQUELINE M Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $23,486.38 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYBURN, MELISSA R Employer name Erie County Amount $23,486.25 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JULIO, MARY K Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,486.25 Date 12/14/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNGRABER, HELEN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $23,486.20 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, GLORIA J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,486.14 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, ROGER A Employer name Town of Little Falls Amount $23,485.30 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, JOSEPH T Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,484.91 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, VIRGINIA B Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $23,484.68 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFEDIGBO, OBI Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $23,484.62 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, GINNA M Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $23,484.30 Date 09/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGANTTY, COREE A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $23,484.13 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANK, ALISON I Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,484.12 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, DAVID M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $23,484.05 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KIM L Employer name Town of Lindley Amount $23,483.86 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAROSY, ANTONIETTA C Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $23,483.77 Date 11/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXIAN, CRYSTAL A Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $23,483.26 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYON, ELIZABETH E Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $23,483.26 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE POINT, DEBORAH A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $23,483.10 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECTOR, LINDA G Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,483.05 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, KAREN A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $23,483.00 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTIN, PERRY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,482.78 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODECKER, MELANIE K Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $23,482.68 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEROW, JOANNE L Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $23,482.42 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRESEN, LAURA M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $23,481.91 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLNOR, TRAVIS J Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $23,481.80 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORTE, JOSEPH Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $23,481.23 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System