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 OLIVER, RYAN M Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $22,281.52 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILD, NANCY E Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $22,281.21 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFES, JAMES S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $22,281.17 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, DANIEL M Employer name Larchmont Mamaroneck Garb Comm Amount $22,280.87 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORE, STACIA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $22,280.79 Date 09/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, DOUGLAS J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $22,280.64 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVIO, LINDA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $22,280.42 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEKOWICZ-SYDORIW, SARAH L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,279.55 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, COLLEEN L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $22,279.28 Date 05/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ERIC A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $22,279.00 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, PATRICK T Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $22,278.90 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBAN, ROSE MARIE Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $22,278.80 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, PATRICIA J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,278.49 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTZER, DEBRA G Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,278.37 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ ACEVEDO, JOEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $22,278.28 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Hicksville Water District Amount $22,278.25 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, APRIL L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $22,278.25 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, PATRICE A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $22,278.10 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, JOHN V Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,277.60 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, JUDY L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,276.68 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, MICHELE A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,276.34 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MAUREEN C Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $22,275.91 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, MONICA G Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $22,275.54 Date 08/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRONICOLA, ROSARIA Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $22,275.28 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ANDREW T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $22,275.20 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, NORMA A Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $22,275.15 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNER, PAUL E Employer name Erie County Amount $22,274.80 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHMAN, SHANNON L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $22,274.77 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNOLA, PATRICIA A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $22,274.64 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, MARY L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $22,274.15 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZRAK, JOY A Employer name Department of Law Amount $22,274.00 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, DEBRAJEAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,274.00 Date 02/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIALTO, REGINA K Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,274.00 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ANDREA P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $22,273.47 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATTER, BRITTANY E Employer name Erie County Amount $22,273.27 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KELLY M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $22,273.21 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEK, LEON K Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $22,273.10 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, ALBERT H, MR Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $22,272.67 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESSLER, MAUREEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,272.61 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEBRITZ, SARAH E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $22,272.52 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, HELEN M Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $22,272.22 Date 12/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMER, JUDITH R Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,272.13 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVA, MARIA TERESA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $22,271.98 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ERNESTO Employer name Oswego County Amount $22,271.44 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MARY B Employer name Portville CSD Amount $22,271.30 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTA, COLLEEN Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $22,271.28 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKE, HELEN U Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $22,270.85 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, MARILYN Employer name Highland CSD Amount $22,270.55 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBOU, WILLIAM H, III Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $22,270.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSION, CAROL A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,269.68 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARTREE, ALBERTA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,269.39 Date 03/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, LARRY J Employer name Ninth Judicial District Normal Amount $22,269.24 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTACCIO, REBECCA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $22,269.00 Date 12/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, PATRICIA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $22,268.81 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, GINA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $22,268.31 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHEMER, KENNETH D Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $22,268.30 Date 03/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFROM, KIM E Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $22,268.20 Date 05/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAARE, HOLLY Z Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $22,268.20 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, BARBARA E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $22,267.90 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SHEILA M Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $22,267.80 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MARK C Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $22,267.54 Date 07/31/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASE, VERONICA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $22,267.24 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEM, JAMES R Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $22,266.95 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTARO, MAE C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,266.85 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, DAWN M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $22,266.48 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEOCHAN, SHARMATEE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $22,265.90 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHMASTER, LISA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,265.80 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SHANNON C Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $22,265.78 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSON, JENNIFER C Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $22,265.37 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, ELIZABETH E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,265.20 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLY, MICHELLE D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $22,265.20 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JOHN E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $22,265.15 Date 04/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, SHIRLEY Y Employer name Rockland County Amount $22,264.57 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, KIM M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,264.43 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERSON, KEITH V Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,264.34 Date 09/04/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTUM, LAURIE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,264.28 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLTZ, PAUL R Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $22,264.22 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCURATO, STEPHANIE A Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $22,263.94 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, ROBERT J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $22,263.72 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSADINO, LU-ANN C Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $22,263.70 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRALA, MEGHAN M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $22,263.59 Date 09/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, LYNDA L Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $22,263.25 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENSTERMAKER, TRENT M Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $22,263.22 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MICHAEL W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $22,262.57 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ADRIENNE M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $22,261.72 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, BRYON L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $22,261.35 Date 07/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BARI, NICHOLAS R, JR Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $22,261.25 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLINGTON, FAWN M Employer name Warren County Amount $22,261.20 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, COLLEEN E Employer name Warren County Amount $22,261.20 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTHOUSE, TAMERA E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,261.09 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLIERE, SUSANNE M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $22,260.99 Date 01/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, JOSHUA A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $22,260.87 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPPANY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $22,260.16 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, BARBARA A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $22,260.13 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, DREW D Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $22,260.05 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES-CANETE, MICHELE F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,259.96 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CATHY A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $22,259.92 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MARIELLE F Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $22,259.78 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $22,259.69 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMUMORIN, IKHIDE G Employer name Cornell University Amount $22,259.28 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System