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 LOUIS, JOHN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $21,939.62 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, ADAM L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $21,939.61 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, BENJAMIN W Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $21,939.61 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEO, RUTH D Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $21,938.90 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ZACHARY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $21,938.85 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOTTIS-SUFLITA, TAMI S Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $21,938.82 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARROEL, MARIA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $21,938.51 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, CHRISTINE Employer name Orange County Amount $21,938.19 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAMALA G Employer name Addison CSD Amount $21,938.13 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELA, DENNIS A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $21,938.12 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSURDO, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name City of Oswego Amount $21,937.83 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JAMES O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $21,937.63 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJU, BOBBY Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $21,937.50 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JENNIFER M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $21,937.39 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, JAMES A Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $21,937.17 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, ELIZABETH A Employer name Akron CSD Amount $21,936.82 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMINI, CARMELA Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $21,936.64 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESENS, KATHERINE M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $21,936.63 Date 01/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSINI, TONI A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $21,936.26 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ZACHARY J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $21,936.18 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIROA, AURA E Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $21,935.36 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESBACK, ROSANNE M Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $21,935.28 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LORI A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $21,935.09 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTO, GIUSEPPE Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $21,934.86 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLAN, SHARON K Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $21,934.86 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, STEVEN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,934.86 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALERO, DEANNA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,934.83 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKWITT, ANDREW J, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $21,934.82 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBERTIS, PASQUALE A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $21,934.22 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZ, TINA M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $21,934.17 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINON, KEVIN J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $21,934.08 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CARMEN N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,933.65 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, KAREN M Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $21,933.41 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, SEAN P Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $21,933.22 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAULEY, PATRICE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $21,932.90 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRACUSANO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $21,932.90 Date 12/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENEZKY, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $21,932.39 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALBUT, SHERYL A Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $21,932.33 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWSKI, BERNADETTE C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $21,931.90 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOGALA, AKHILA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $21,931.90 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAGA, LAVANYA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $21,931.90 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, LA QUANDA S Employer name Education Department Amount $21,931.90 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLINS, ANNA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $21,931.90 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMPP, CHERYL D Employer name Niagara County Amount $21,931.70 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, KIRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $21,931.56 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, DARLENE V Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $21,931.56 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIME, IVETTE Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $21,930.42 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUDDA, ROSANA Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $21,930.23 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSA, ROSEMARY Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $21,930.23 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTUGAL, PEDRO M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $21,930.20 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMBEK, CATHERINE E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $21,930.16 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON MONTAGUE, TANYA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $21,929.92 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, CHARLENE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,929.92 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFA, PATRICIA M A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $21,929.68 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBASI, ANTHONY D Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $21,929.56 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES K Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $21,929.25 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ROSEMARY Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,928.35 Date 11/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUSS, PEARL L Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $21,928.27 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SUSAN B Employer name Malone CSD Amount $21,928.23 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, NATHAN J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $21,928.16 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIN, MOHAMMAD M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,927.98 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, THOMAS P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $21,927.61 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTRUPCAK, CYNTHIA K Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $21,927.43 Date 09/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LISA M Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $21,927.39 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $21,927.10 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOIA, JOSEPHINE Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $21,926.91 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, SHERI A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $21,926.87 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, LAURIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,926.28 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, ANNE S Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $21,925.94 Date 03/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DASTINE, GUILLAUME Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $21,925.87 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ALEXIS M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $21,925.62 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, INDIRA R Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $21,925.62 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTINO, GAIL P Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $21,925.62 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, EVAN R Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $21,925.30 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDELLA, BRIAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $21,924.91 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBY, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Throop Amount $21,924.89 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $21,924.62 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, LORI M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $21,924.58 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTARKA, GARY S Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $21,924.56 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, MARIO, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $21,924.54 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JOANN A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $21,924.12 Date 10/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, MICHELLE Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $21,923.98 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPOVIC, MARY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,923.57 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLORD, KYLE E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $21,923.34 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TICSA, MIHAI A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $21,923.10 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, SHERRYL L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $21,922.72 Date 10/08/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLORY, JUDY L Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $21,922.45 Date 07/19/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STEPHANIE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $21,922.31 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORAM, AMY L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $21,922.26 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILANCIA, LINDA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,921.60 Date 05/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CINDY L Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $21,921.45 Date 08/25/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHYNE, KEVIN N Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $21,921.45 Date 04/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAR-CROFT, HELEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,920.50 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CAROLYN J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $21,920.27 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARYEE, EDWARD F Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $21,920.26 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, LAWRENCE M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $21,920.05 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, MICHELE M Employer name Akron CSD Amount $21,919.67 Date 08/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOYNE, JULIE A Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $21,919.36 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JUDITH D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $21,919.18 Date 05/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENNIS, RICHARD J Employer name Elizabethtown-Lewis CSD Amount $21,919.17 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System