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 BADIA, LEONARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,549.52 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, JOHN J Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $22,549.50 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MEAGHAN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $22,549.45 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JOHN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,547.89 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNEY, DOREEN B Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $22,547.44 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, CARRIE A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $22,547.29 Date 11/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAPHAEL A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $22,547.06 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, PATRICIA A Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $22,546.98 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, DIANE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $22,546.42 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATSFORD, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $22,546.40 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, LEVON Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $22,546.26 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, MARSHA K Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $22,546.06 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, CHERYL Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $22,545.87 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, STEPHANIE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,545.85 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, RHONDA L Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $22,545.33 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DEMARA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,545.26 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTENHOFER, LORETTA A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $22,545.05 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAKUSCH, PAUL H Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $22,544.97 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $22,544.89 Date 02/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, TIFFANY R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,544.61 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPSEY, DAWN A Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $22,544.20 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABIBZADEH, HELEN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $22,543.95 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLINS, VIRGINIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $22,543.90 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, BRIAN W Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $22,543.71 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, JOSEPH B Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $22,543.61 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, ROSEMARIE S Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $22,543.54 Date 07/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIDO, MARLENY Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $22,543.38 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, WIOLETTA Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $22,542.95 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAIRE, DIANE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,542.40 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIERRE, ERIC J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $22,542.10 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, LEAH A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,542.07 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JESSICA Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $22,541.69 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, DIANA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $22,541.53 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGE, THOMAS W Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $22,541.51 Date 10/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINQUEMANI, PATRICIA A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $22,541.49 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, DEANNA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,540.79 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, PRISCILLA N Employer name Sullivan County Amount $22,540.57 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDMAN, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,540.24 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $22,540.00 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, LACY A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $22,539.51 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSJEAN, GARY W Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $22,539.08 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HERRON, KATHERINE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $22,538.89 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROIX, BARBARA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,538.16 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BLANCA R Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $22,538.03 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRILLIZIO, DOMINIC V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,537.97 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OBRENTZ-VALENTINETTI, CHERYL O Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,537.92 Date 10/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, DARLENE C Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $22,537.74 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JENNIFER C Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,537.72 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGANA, COURTNEY E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,537.68 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ DURAN, EDGARDO J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $22,537.44 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNIE, DENNIS S Employer name Town of Denmark Amount $22,537.08 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, PAIGE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,537.07 Date 11/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMCZAK, DIANA LYNN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $22,536.90 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, DANNY N Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $22,536.74 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARTHA J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $22,536.48 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSINGER, JOANNE R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $22,536.32 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, MICHAEL V Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,536.28 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, JACQUELINE Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $22,536.11 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, BERNADETTE J Employer name Village of Granville Amount $22,536.09 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CRYSTAL K Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $22,536.05 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CURTIS A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $22,536.00 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, JENNIFER L Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $22,535.65 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHANIECE A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $22,535.35 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAEFNER, CHERYL A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,535.32 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, JACOB T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $22,534.97 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERSTINE-THOMPSON, DEBORAH Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $22,534.83 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, CAROL H Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $22,534.80 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLENDER, DOROTA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $22,534.71 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLETT, ADAM D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,534.65 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLAR, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,534.49 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, BETTYE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $22,534.40 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSI, CHRISTINE D Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $22,534.27 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYA, NICOLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,534.08 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, AGATA R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $22,533.95 Date 07/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSBANDS, GILDA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $22,533.94 Date 10/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, LOUISE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $22,532.97 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RAYSHAD D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,532.93 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, CODY D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $22,532.88 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACHENHAUSEN, DENNIS Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $22,532.88 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ROBIN L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $22,532.85 Date 02/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEAGIN, SAMANTHA A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $22,532.70 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMEC, ROBERT Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,532.61 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, AMY C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $22,532.53 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDANO, MELISSA L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $22,532.26 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORJONE, WILLIAM J Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $22,532.22 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDOLILLO, CARL, III Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $22,532.03 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNITZ, GUS P Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $22,531.91 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKARD, HOPE C Employer name Broome County Amount $22,531.86 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MARGUERITE Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $22,531.80 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, EVAN J Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $22,531.58 Date 11/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOSEPH E Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $22,531.44 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSON, ALLISON N Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $22,530.88 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TONYA Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $22,530.71 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, JACQUELINE C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,530.59 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKES-HARTWELL, MILLETTE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $22,530.35 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIS, RONALD E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,530.30 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIORNO, LAURETTA Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $22,530.00 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARK W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $22,529.93 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRELLO, JOSEPH B Employer name Sullivan County Amount $22,529.93 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJSZ, NADIA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $22,529.93 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System