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 KERN, JESSE A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $22,347.02 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABLE, MARIA D Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,347.00 Date 05/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, VIRGINIA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,347.00 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, PATRICIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,347.00 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, BONNIE J Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,347.00 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATON, BARRY Employer name Highland CSD Amount $22,346.25 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERHARDT, IRENE J Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $22,346.23 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENHOFF, DEBRA R Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $22,345.96 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTSON, JONATHAN D Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $22,345.47 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, DONNA Employer name Mamakating Library District Amount $22,345.30 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBRIDY, KATHLEEN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $22,345.11 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARAN-SHARP, CECELIA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,344.34 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, BEVERLY J Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $22,344.14 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZO, DIANA Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,344.11 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINETION, EILEEN A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $22,343.73 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTRE, DEBORAH L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $22,343.43 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, HENRY R, III Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $22,343.13 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, HELLINE D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,343.08 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINSLEY, SHANIKA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $22,343.07 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE-PHILPOTTS, EVELYN L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $22,342.87 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, KAREN A Employer name Akron CSD Amount $22,342.75 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYSTER, MARLON J, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,342.27 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, CAROL L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $22,342.17 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAREEM, NAMITA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,342.15 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGACS, LIDIA M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $22,341.91 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, KIM M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $22,341.84 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALON, CHEYENNE E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $22,341.69 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSADA, ANDRES Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $22,341.61 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, TIMOTHY H Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $22,341.25 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARO, LINDA S Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $22,341.18 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICK, KEVIN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,340.98 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MICHELE L Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $22,340.88 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTER, DONNA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,340.69 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSON, LISA M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $22,340.60 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, NICK R Employer name City of Oswego Amount $22,340.42 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROBB, JAMI S Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $22,340.03 Date 01/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, JAIMIE A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,339.60 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANE, ANTANETTE Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $22,339.53 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $22,339.39 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEWEA, CAROLINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,339.22 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, COLLEEN A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $22,339.19 Date 06/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERS, ANNETTE M Employer name Attica CSD Amount $22,339.03 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, DIANE M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $22,339.00 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FADER, LAURA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $22,338.88 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLENA, NIRAJA Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,338.72 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIAFORE, ALICE C Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $22,338.62 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ILEANA M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $22,338.59 Date 04/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWRY, NATHANIEL J Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $22,338.56 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LINDA K Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $22,338.45 Date 11/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFASI, JENNIFER M Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $22,337.85 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLIDAY, DOUGLAS A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,337.84 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, BEVERLY A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $22,337.44 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, RICHARD B, JR Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $22,337.26 Date 10/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKER, RICHARD A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $22,337.14 Date 05/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOGEROPOULOS, DANIELLE Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $22,337.07 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGNE, SHARON P Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $22,336.85 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGENDYKE, MARY C Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $22,335.45 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARLE, JACQUELINE A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $22,335.21 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANGELA M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $22,335.18 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPNICK, DAWN M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $22,335.08 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ELYSSA H Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $22,335.03 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPANI, GINA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,334.95 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IPPOLITO, PATRICIA L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $22,334.84 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARO, ANGELA L Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $22,334.59 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, CHARLES F Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $22,334.28 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYSON, ANNE E Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $22,333.88 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA COOPER, TRACEY A Employer name Town of Malta Amount $22,333.53 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, WAYNE F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,333.47 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, KEISHA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $22,333.38 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MICHELLE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $22,333.03 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERNIA, SABRINA A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,332.99 Date 01/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLES, ERIC D Employer name Town of Lumberland Amount $22,332.74 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, MONICA T Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,332.62 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGLER, KAREN A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $22,331.74 Date 06/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANES, NANCY A Employer name Erie County Amount $22,331.43 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, TRACY A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $22,331.34 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PYE, MAUREEN A Employer name Eden CSD Amount $22,331.19 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLZANI, ELAINE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $22,331.17 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENATALE, MIRIAM P Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $22,331.00 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, REIJIA C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,330.19 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGLIORE, PATRICIA D Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $22,330.16 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISKER, CHERYL E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,329.64 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLCH, MARIA V Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $22,329.15 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLENGAS, ASHLEE R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $22,329.07 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCHETTI, SUZETTE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,328.64 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORA, JOSEFINA M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $22,328.61 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, BARBARA A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $22,328.60 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPONG, THOMAS E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $22,328.53 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLANDA, JOSEPH P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $22,327.98 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, SHANNON M Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $22,327.93 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, LYNN J Employer name Finger Lakes Library System Amount $22,327.50 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACEY, DARCIE Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $22,327.27 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRIDGE, STEPHANIE J Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $22,326.80 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEJOHN, KEVIN Employer name Broome County Amount $22,326.73 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAIO, APRIL M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $22,326.68 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RANDI M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $22,326.62 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $22,326.18 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEIGH, DAVID J Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $22,326.08 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, YVETTE L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $22,325.74 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLLECITO, BARBARA L Employer name Orange County Amount $22,325.58 Date 03/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System