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 TRABERT, THOMAS L, III Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $22,748.91 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMORE, JESSICA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $22,748.70 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRECHER, SUSAN L Employer name Wadsworth Library Amount $22,747.82 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, MARGUERITE A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $22,747.52 Date 12/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, VIRGINIA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,747.34 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTH, ROBIN A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $22,747.18 Date 08/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUSEEF, HEATHER A Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $22,746.77 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JACKLIN C Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $22,746.60 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMEL, JENNIFER E Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $22,746.42 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, LINDA J Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $22,746.03 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWARDOSZ, CATHERINE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,745.84 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAN, KIM D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,745.50 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUARDI, ALOYSIA A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $22,745.27 Date 05/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BARBARA L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $22,745.16 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILES, WANDA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $22,745.00 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, LARRY A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $22,744.64 Date 05/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, NATASHA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,744.63 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUHRADA, JENNIFER F Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $22,744.35 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESABRAIS, SHARON L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $22,743.94 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, PATRICIA V Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $22,743.63 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, JERRY J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $22,742.99 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, MARCUS G Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $22,742.78 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLA, ANNE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,742.67 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGIC, DUSANKA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,742.67 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT W Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $22,742.45 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIFANO, PAUL M Employer name Town of Somers Amount $22,742.06 Date 07/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, DANIELLA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $22,741.94 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DEBORAH S Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,741.94 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICHELLE A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $22,741.13 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNG, PATRICIA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,741.06 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGAN, MARY KAROL Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $22,740.73 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUVER, ROSE MARIE Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $22,740.55 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $22,740.55 Date 04/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHM, ZENA B Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $22,740.55 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIAR, STEPHEN J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $22,740.34 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ANITA D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $22,740.34 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, THOMAS J Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $22,740.09 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, MARK P Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $22,739.66 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOMEI, JONNEE T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $22,739.58 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, DANIEL N, JR Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $22,739.54 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, KURT D Employer name Town of Union Amount $22,739.12 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILSTRO, TAMARA A Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $22,738.97 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, DONNA MARIE Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $22,738.60 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, EMILY J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,738.57 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGUORI, SUZANNE E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,738.57 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGY, JOSEPH Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $22,738.48 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, SHELBIE L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $22,738.36 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHRISTINE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22,737.44 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JAMES L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,737.07 Date 03/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $22,737.00 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSANO, SHARON M Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22,736.65 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANSO, WILLIAM P Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,736.52 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, DEIRDRE S Employer name Webster CSD Amount $22,736.12 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, STACEY A Employer name Hunter-Tannersville CSD Amount $22,735.98 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNNANITNANT, ACHAMAPOM Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $22,735.20 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, MICHELLE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $22,735.07 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, LISA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,734.92 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, ROBERT A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $22,734.84 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREEN, TOVA T Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $22,734.65 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, ANNEMARIE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $22,734.44 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILL, DAWN M Employer name Erie County Amount $22,734.41 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERMA, MATILDA E Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $22,734.29 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEARINGEN, KATHERINE L Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $22,733.93 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLISHKA, MARILYN E Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $22,733.88 Date 11/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLING, TERESA A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $22,733.18 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCI, ADELINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,732.80 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, MATTHEW K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,732.32 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JANSEN, GRACE F Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $22,732.03 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLES, STEPHANIE J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $22,731.65 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, GAIL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,731.44 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, JUDY M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $22,731.44 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ASHLEY S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,731.28 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TERENCE B Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $22,730.85 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLY, RICHARD T Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,730.71 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, MATTHEW E Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $22,730.50 Date 03/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDGUS, DAVID E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $22,730.39 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGER, BRIANNA K Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $22,730.39 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BARBARA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $22,729.56 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDIZHA, SAMKELE T Employer name Broome County Amount $22,729.50 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, JESSICA A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $22,729.31 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOURY, NANCY Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $22,728.75 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEASE, ANDREW S Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $22,728.60 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUX, MARYANN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,728.59 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTT, RICHARD G Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $22,728.31 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, RANDY S Employer name Town of Wilmington Amount $22,728.23 Date 05/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGUIN, HANNAH T Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $22,728.22 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCZUCH, CAROLYN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,728.00 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, JACOB P Employer name Broome County Amount $22,727.89 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTES, HILDA R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,727.78 Date 04/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINO, LORENZO L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $22,727.36 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMEL, PETER A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $22,727.20 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAFANA, MOURTALA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $22,726.21 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARDNER, BRAD Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $22,725.90 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, JO ANNE Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $22,724.81 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LAURIE L Employer name Village of Falconer Amount $22,724.78 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREARD, DANIEL T Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,724.63 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, HEATHER A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,724.50 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSHAZLY, ELLEN K Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,724.50 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSEMYER, GALEN R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,724.50 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, TERESE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,724.50 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System