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 RUSHFORD, LESLEIGH D Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $23,001.90 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, SHARON L Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $23,001.90 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALAMINI, CATHRYN L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $23,001.82 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOZDA, MARGARET L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,001.53 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOFORTE, MARY L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,001.13 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRASIK, JOSEPH J Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $23,001.09 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, BRYAN A Employer name Addison CSD Amount $23,001.00 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWOOD, ALICE M Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $23,000.99 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT-LYONS, JULIE A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,000.80 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORTOKRAX, ALAN L Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $23,000.60 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, JOHANNA C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,000.53 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILLO, PASQUALE Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $23,000.49 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIUA, MICHELE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,000.28 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDEY, KYLE P Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $23,000.12 Date 04/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, ROSEANNE L Employer name Town of Bellmont Amount $23,000.04 Date 07/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEQUIA, THERESA M Employer name Village of The Branch Amount $23,000.04 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZKO, KATELYN N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,999.90 Date 07/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIC, SABINA Employer name Delaware County Amount $22,999.81 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCOVI, CHRISTINE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,999.61 Date 10/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESSENTHALER, HELENE E Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $22,999.36 Date 09/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, PATRICIA A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $22,999.31 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTEL, HOLLY N Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $22,999.20 Date 01/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, PATRICIA G Employer name Broome County Amount $22,999.17 Date 01/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONFELD, CRAIG R Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $22,999.11 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKINS, CORNELIUS L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $22,999.03 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, NICHOLAS A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $22,999.01 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALON, JULIE Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $22,998.41 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUL, LAUREN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,998.11 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RAYMOND R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $22,997.96 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, KERRIE E Employer name Westchester County Amount $22,997.78 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CAFREDA D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $22,997.73 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,997.65 Date 07/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUNZO, KIMBERLY R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $22,996.67 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISO, SHEILA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $22,996.58 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFER, LINDA M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $22,996.58 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNITZ, SCOTT M Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $22,996.53 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MARGARET R Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $22,996.09 Date 12/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTT, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $22,995.94 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN-ARMSTRONG, SUSAN K Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $22,995.50 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICCOLI, DEVON E Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,995.39 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTOLA, DIANE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $22,995.16 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLESCHI, STEVEN V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $22,995.13 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSE, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $22,995.00 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARENCULE, GRACE Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $22,994.89 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, MARY L Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $22,994.73 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JESSICA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $22,994.50 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCHINI, RACHEL R Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $22,994.37 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, JONATHAN Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $22,994.15 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAM, KELLY M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $22,994.08 Date 12/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, LINDSAY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $22,993.84 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TARA L Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $22,993.55 Date 06/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEASKEY, MERIN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $22,993.28 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MARINA D Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $22,993.11 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, DEBORAH A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,992.52 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, MICHELLE Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $22,992.12 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIMOTHY Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $22,991.99 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, SYDNEY R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $22,991.89 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUSTER, LEONA C Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $22,991.72 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONG, RAYMOND A Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $22,991.30 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SAMANTHA J Employer name Seneca County Amount $22,991.22 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERIAN, EMIL K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $22,991.08 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALL, ADAM S Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,990.85 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JENNIFER M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $22,990.66 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRITTANY MF Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,990.56 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ALISON L Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $22,990.45 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORONIECKA, MONIKA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $22,990.20 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, JOSEPH J Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $22,990.20 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, VIOLETA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,990.18 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIS, NORMAN E, JR Employer name Town of Camden Amount $22,990.05 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALOPPI, RAYMOND V Employer name Town of Islip Amount $22,990.00 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBIN, BAUROK H Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,989.41 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $22,989.30 Date 03/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DONNA Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $22,989.04 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, THELMA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,988.92 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, CYNTHIA E Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $22,988.91 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSCHWINDER, ALISHA P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $22,988.85 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, JOEL T Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $22,988.80 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, KRISTIN L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $22,988.70 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISRA, MADHULIKA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $22,988.66 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, AMY L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $22,987.83 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHADY, CHERYL L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $22,987.48 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIPTROTT, MATTHEW T Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $22,987.48 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPPING, SCOTT J Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $22,987.14 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, FAYE A Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $22,987.01 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TAMIKA L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $22,987.01 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $22,986.95 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOTZHAUER, DANIELLE H Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $22,986.72 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, JENNIFER M Employer name North Babylon Public Library Amount $22,986.56 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, HEATHER A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,986.33 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARATORE, CHRISTINA D Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $22,986.05 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRASH, MARGARET J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $22,985.94 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, PATRICK M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,984.91 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, MELISSA L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $22,984.87 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, TAMMY L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $22,984.77 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, ANNA H Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $22,984.75 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDELSON, MELISSA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $22,984.36 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, RITA I Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $22,984.34 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, JOSEPHINE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $22,983.48 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, REBECCA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,983.29 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGERT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,982.99 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System