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 ALP, LISA N Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,822.00 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, DIANE S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,821.82 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $22,821.82 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCCKE, JOHN A Employer name Village of Ballston Spa Amount $22,821.65 Date 03/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAY, REBECCA F Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $22,821.27 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, SUSAN E Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $22,821.27 Date 10/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYDER, MATTHEW C Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,820.79 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUGARDT, CARMEL A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $22,820.77 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, PAUL M Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $22,820.53 Date 08/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLASCOTT, DENNIS P Employer name Town of Evans Amount $22,820.20 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUCH, DIANA J Employer name Alden CSD Amount $22,820.15 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUGHTON, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Millbrook Amount $22,820.00 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEWAR, KATHRYN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $22,819.59 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOWCZAK, LINDA M SANTIAGO Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $22,819.47 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, NANCY P Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $22,819.04 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, JOCELYN D Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $22,818.34 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, DONALD J, JR Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $22,818.13 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALUPCA, MICHELLE A Employer name Lansing Community Library Amount $22,818.01 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ROSE E Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $22,818.01 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, MARIANNE Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $22,817.86 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, MARK A Employer name Chemung County Amount $22,817.77 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATAJCZAK, DONNA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,817.55 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTINE, ROBYN L Employer name Warren County Amount $22,817.03 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GINGER L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $22,816.91 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPARD, BRETT S Employer name Village of Skaneateles Amount $22,816.81 Date 11/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, IVONNE B Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,816.68 Date 03/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAIN, JIM A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $22,816.46 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, DANA C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $22,816.43 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, LYN C Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,816.31 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUTMAN, BETHANY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,815.79 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLO, DEBORAH A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $22,815.20 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TILMAN A Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $22,815.08 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIPOLI, FRANK A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $22,815.00 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANN, RENE E Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $22,814.43 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDELL, GREGORY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,814.17 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLEY, HELEN N Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $22,813.98 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, CAROL A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,813.94 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILDUFF, JULIE A Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $22,813.84 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $22,813.82 Date 10/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYBOTH, MELISSA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $22,813.80 Date 11/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENANTI, MEREDITH L Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $22,813.57 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARSHA D Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $22,813.08 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, VALERI A Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,812.99 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENLOW, KIMBERLY A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $22,812.90 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICIOCCIO, ADRIENNE M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $22,812.71 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONVENTRE, STACI L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $22,812.32 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, AMY LYNN A Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $22,812.31 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAGHER, LINDA R Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $22,811.95 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, PENNY A Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $22,811.61 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GARY F Employer name Victor CSD Amount $22,811.47 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAN, JODY R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $22,811.39 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERBIAN, ALEC T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,811.25 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, MARIANNE Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $22,810.87 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILTS, TIMARA S Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $22,810.43 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACA, NOREEN B Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $22,809.90 Date 04/17/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ITESHIA A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $22,809.87 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, BETH A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $22,809.75 Date 12/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, MAYA C Employer name Town of Jewett Amount $22,809.72 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, CARLOS C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $22,809.59 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUND, CAROLINE Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $22,809.03 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBRIN, JANE L Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $22,808.74 Date 09/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISHBAUGH, JO ANN S Employer name Otsego County Amount $22,808.73 Date 03/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFUM, REBECCA M Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $22,808.73 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOBIE, ROBBIN Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $22,808.12 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNNELL, CRYSTAL L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $22,807.59 Date 12/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICHS, CELINE P Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $22,807.40 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSINGER, MICHELLE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $22,807.31 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRETTO, JOHN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $22,806.94 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANE, DEBORAH A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $22,806.84 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, STACY L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,806.30 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOK, KORREEN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,806.13 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARSOW-DEYO, DEBRA A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $22,805.23 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDDER, KRISTIAN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $22,804.53 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, MARY L Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $22,804.46 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ZAKARI H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,804.42 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAMON, NANCY A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $22,804.40 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, JASON B Employer name Village of Angelica Amount $22,804.00 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLINGER-FORTUNATO, CHRISTIN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $22,803.96 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, ERNEST R, JR Employer name Village of Whitehall Amount $22,803.50 Date 01/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MASTROCOLA, JOANN Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $22,803.25 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SALLY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,803.10 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, PHILIP J Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,803.06 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, RICKY Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $22,803.00 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, GARY O Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $22,802.29 Date 11/15/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ALISHA N Employer name Otsego County Amount $22,802.15 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGALBO, TERESA C Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $22,801.95 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADL, ROBERT J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $22,801.77 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, LAURA I Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $22,801.32 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, KAREN J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,801.28 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESAW, STEVEN M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $22,801.00 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KIERA A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $22,801.00 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AUDREY D Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $22,800.93 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JENNIFER L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $22,800.77 Date 08/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZARI, ANN MARIE Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $22,800.67 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZETTA, ERIK J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,800.50 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, ANNETTE M Employer name Town of Olean Amount $22,800.00 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENUNG, RHETT M Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $22,800.00 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMON, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $22,799.75 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BARBARA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,799.36 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, THEA S Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $22,799.35 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System