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 SLIWKA, NICOLE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,437.65 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBER, VERONICA L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $23,437.11 Date 05/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JOSEPH R H Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $23,436.96 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADALAMENTE, JOSEPH Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $23,436.27 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $23,436.14 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $23,436.14 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAR, JAMES P Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $23,436.14 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLIN, KATHLEEN V Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $23,436.03 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFALINO, VITO Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $23,435.97 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEDON, DENISE M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $23,435.95 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTICE, DONALD M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,435.85 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, JEAN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,435.82 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON CLASBY, NICOLA J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $23,435.49 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LORI A Employer name Village of Fishkill Amount $23,435.43 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHILIPPOU, THERESA A Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $23,435.43 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, RICHARD L Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $23,435.30 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, LISA M Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $23,434.98 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TJARKS, RANDALL T Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $23,434.86 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DIANNE E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,434.32 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOISELLE, NOREEN E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,434.30 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, GINA C Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $23,434.11 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASAO, VALERIAN BK, II Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $23,433.31 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPALEK, RONALD Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $23,432.88 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, JEANNINE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,432.56 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASMIN, ADAM F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $23,432.54 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANKESHOFER, KAREN S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,432.40 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERE, NELLENE A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $23,432.23 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIANA, DAVID L Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,432.09 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $23,431.93 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKHILL, CHERYL L Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $23,431.84 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ZESKA Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $23,431.43 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, LUCIA P Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,431.26 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDMAN, CATHERINE M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $23,430.89 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, PETER H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $23,430.66 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERHAGEN, ROBERT F Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $23,430.53 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, THERESA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,430.38 Date 04/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTCOTT, ROXANNE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,430.31 Date 02/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFANSKI-PFALZER, LISA B Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,430.24 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNSTBERGER, PAUL R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $23,429.68 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENFORD, DARREN Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $23,429.61 Date 06/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROSANNE M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $23,429.33 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, WILMENE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,429.10 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMATIS, EFFIE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,429.10 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSANG, SAM J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,428.94 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, CHRISTINE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $23,428.24 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOETZ, SHIRLEY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,428.11 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHLEEN Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,427.88 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JON M Employer name Town of Union Amount $23,427.60 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, NATALIE A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $23,427.40 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, DAVID C Employer name Ontario County Amount $23,426.35 Date 06/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBERGER, MATTHEW S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,426.06 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRO, JOSEPH Employer name Erie County Amount $23,426.04 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKER, FRANK S Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $23,425.99 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOHLER, MELISSA M Employer name Ilion Housing Authority Amount $23,425.99 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANHAKE, ROY A Employer name Town of Lexington Amount $23,425.94 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUGLINO, KARAN J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,425.79 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUANA, JANET Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,425.79 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, CHAVONNE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,425.79 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALIA, KATHERINE M Employer name Town of Chester Amount $23,425.66 Date 11/02/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVARNWAY-ALES, KAREN M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $23,425.65 Date 03/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, MARGARET M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $23,425.59 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, SALLY A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $23,425.23 Date 09/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULGENCIO, JOSE R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $23,425.18 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CORINE E Employer name Broome County Amount $23,425.10 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, PATRICK J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $23,424.71 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, PATRICIA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,424.70 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANA, CHRISTINE Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,424.35 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, JULIO C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $23,423.98 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPACHER, SEBASTIAN Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,423.67 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPERSAUD, PAMELA Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $23,423.18 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALAC, LILIANA R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $23,423.07 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIETMANN, TRACY A Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $23,422.98 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNER-KOONCE, SAMANTHA C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $23,422.81 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, CANDY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,422.70 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDGICK, TASHA B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $23,422.69 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREW, PATRICIA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $23,422.49 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXSON, ROSS M Employer name Village of Massena Amount $23,422.00 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NABUTANDA, KULTHUM Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,421.99 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, TETRIE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $23,421.91 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARANO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,421.56 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARTHUR, BARBARA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,420.97 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-DELGADO, ISHIMARA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,420.92 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIK, ANDRA F Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,420.90 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, CLYDE P, JR Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,420.80 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBYRNE, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $23,420.37 Date 03/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKO, ARIEL B Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $23,419.82 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTHISER, KEGAN L Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $23,419.69 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, GARY M Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $23,419.63 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, JEAN Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $23,419.30 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UPDEGROVE, AARON R Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $23,419.24 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, HOLLY A Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $23,418.91 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSNER, ROSS J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $23,418.63 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLACA, TRACEY A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $23,418.62 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, ESTEBANIA G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,418.53 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARGESHEIMER, GAIL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,417.63 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MICHELE L Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $23,416.48 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRINO, JO ANNE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $23,416.26 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, LINDSY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,415.99 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Town of Georgetown Amount $23,415.94 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, VIRGINIA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $23,415.41 Date 09/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System