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 KNUDSEN, DEBRA L Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $22,386.34 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCH, KIMBERLY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $22,386.22 Date 12/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE-AYALA, JEAN C Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $22,385.85 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, GLORIANN C Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $22,385.72 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, MARIA A Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $22,385.64 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLE, MICHELE L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $22,385.38 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTIA, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $22,385.33 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEOGHEGAN-REDA, HELENE J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,385.13 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERIC B Employer name Chester UFSD 1 Amount $22,385.13 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KATHY A Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $22,384.70 Date 12/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAWTER, DENISE M Employer name Afton CSD Amount $22,384.57 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ANGELA D Employer name Chemung County Amount $22,384.53 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBKOWICZ, TERESA Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $22,384.50 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRANT, KARI-ANN Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,384.10 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAST, MICHAEL J Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $22,384.07 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, DAVID A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $22,383.74 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, GERARDO Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $22,383.74 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, CAROLYN J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $22,383.47 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CECIL Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $22,383.33 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VUJNOVIC, CAROLYN P Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $22,383.18 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, ROXSANN L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $22,383.03 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, THAYNE J Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $22,381.92 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LES PERANCE, LANCE E Employer name Massena CSD Amount $22,381.30 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, DAISY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $22,381.24 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, SALLIE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $22,380.86 Date 04/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLANCE, MARK Employer name Division of State Police Amount $22,380.80 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPEL, IVY Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $22,380.68 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLIGAN, NICOLE Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $22,380.62 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNA, EDWARDS F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $22,380.59 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $22,380.45 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, GINA D Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $22,380.40 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTFORT, NANCY C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,380.03 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PAUL E Employer name Village of Vernon Amount $22,380.00 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISMANTEL, BETHANY S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $22,379.58 Date 07/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BARBARA A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $22,379.23 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZECCA, HAILEY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,379.11 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ALLEN Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $22,378.77 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CARRIE L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,378.48 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATINKA, KRISTA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $22,377.94 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIGS, MICHAEL S Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $22,377.55 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, JASON A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $22,377.45 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOCCI, KRISTINA A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $22,377.35 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKER, RACQUEL R E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,377.33 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSER, MARY C Employer name Webster CSD Amount $22,377.24 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIVONA, VITO F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $22,377.08 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SHELLY A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $22,376.63 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, ERIC C, III Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $22,376.14 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, CALEB R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,376.10 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, EVELYN KAY Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,375.90 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACYNA, JOSHUA M Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $22,375.64 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAYLING, VINCENT L, JR Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $22,375.64 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, S CAROL Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $22,375.59 Date 12/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, ELIZABETH S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,375.34 Date 05/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYZOMIRSKI, SARAH A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $22,375.04 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PRIMA, REGINA Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $22,375.00 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCLURG, JUDY L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $22,374.98 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, KELLEN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,374.75 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARNDT, ERIN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,374.32 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ELIZABETH Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $22,374.29 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANO, ROBERT M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $22,374.18 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, ANTHONY J Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $22,374.03 Date 04/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERCZAK, RICHARD J Employer name Orange County Amount $22,373.17 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, JASON A Employer name Cayuga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $22,373.16 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, CLIFFORD Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $22,373.11 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, SANDRA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,372.66 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KAREN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,372.58 Date 07/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKIEWICZ, CRAIG W Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,372.00 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPECE, ROBIN M Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $22,371.67 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, ANN E Employer name Canton CSD Amount $22,371.45 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, NICHOLAS W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $22,371.39 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORTA, MARK T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,371.35 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBDON, CREIG A Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $22,370.69 Date 07/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARHOLIC, ANDREA P Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $22,370.23 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINNEDGE, RUSSELL J Employer name Tully CSD Amount $22,370.10 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARELLI, GREGG A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,369.52 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CYNTHIA D Employer name Huntington Housing Authority Amount $22,369.31 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHURTER, JACK V Employer name Town of Crawford Amount $22,369.04 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEON, TRICIA A Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $22,368.46 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BELLA, LYNN A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $22,367.74 Date 05/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, SUSAN A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $22,367.67 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PICCOLO, THOMAS R Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $22,367.54 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINKIEWICZ, BARBARA S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,367.38 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWUCHUKWU, MBANEFO F Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $22,367.38 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURIANI, DIANE L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $22,366.88 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEITSWORTH, HADLEY Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $22,366.87 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA-VAUGHN, JO-ANN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,366.75 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JE'NAE N Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $22,365.78 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEASLEY, SALLY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $22,365.55 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, ANNETTE Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $22,365.54 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, CHARLENE M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $22,365.39 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BRIAN O Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $22,365.28 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, STEFY Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,365.27 Date 05/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, DEBORAH J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $22,364.81 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, MARIE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,364.71 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNAL, SHEILA F Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $22,364.62 Date 12/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENGERT, HEATHER A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $22,364.62 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ANTHONY L Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $22,364.52 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURREY, JOANNE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $22,364.08 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMDAR, DARSHANA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $22,363.61 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSONE, KRISTINA M Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $22,363.55 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System