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 VILLANUEVA, DINELIA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $21,918.97 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMKE, CHRISTINE S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $21,918.90 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, CARMEN Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $21,918.77 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSNER, HOPE A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $21,918.45 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN SIESTO, JOSEPH T Employer name Webster CSD Amount $21,918.32 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN T Employer name Webster CSD Amount $21,918.22 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, REBECCA L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $21,918.18 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, RACHEL E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $21,918.00 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, DAVID C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $21,918.00 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JANE A Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $21,917.93 Date 09/08/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAND, ANTHONY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $21,917.75 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRISCIA, DIANA L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $21,917.56 Date 10/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YALANIS, CYNTHIA E Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $21,917.45 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, NATALIE J Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $21,917.41 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LINDA S Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,917.10 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABAK, ANDREA M Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $21,916.77 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, KENNETH J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $21,916.47 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, JOHN A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $21,916.28 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULCINI, PATRICIA C Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $21,916.22 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MELANIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $21,916.00 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENISE C Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $21,915.80 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMBACO, ANITA Employer name Otsego County Amount $21,915.73 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MARK E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $21,915.68 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JOAN A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $21,915.61 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKNER, KELLY A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $21,915.44 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANSON, ROBERT J Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $21,915.33 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $21,915.24 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MARGARET C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $21,914.97 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, OMAYRA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,914.97 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHANNTINA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $21,914.82 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTHER, MARY P Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $21,914.47 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, MARION Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $21,914.46 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, STEPHANIE L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $21,914.34 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEALL, ROBIN E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $21,914.19 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, CHARLES R Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $21,913.48 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SEAN W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $21,913.36 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPAW, LE ELLEN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $21,913.01 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUGENE, MARIE C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $21,912.81 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $21,912.46 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, TIMOTHY E Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $21,912.15 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, SANDRA K Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $21,912.10 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD-HALL, CHERYL A Employer name Town of Humphrey Amount $21,911.57 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, JAMES L Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $21,911.23 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKERT, SHARON A Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $21,911.08 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, KATIRIA Y Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,911.01 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASAD, NEETA S Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $21,910.83 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RUBY Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $21,910.79 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, ROSE E Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $21,910.77 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMFORTH, TAYLOR J Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $21,910.53 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCK, THERESA M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $21,910.11 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMUS, RONALD A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $21,910.00 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, LISA K Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $21,909.89 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ISAAC A Employer name Wayne County Amount $21,909.65 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $21,909.60 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, DENISE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $21,909.29 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SHANNON M Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $21,909.25 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOREVSKI, MENKA Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $21,909.10 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VALERIE A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $21,908.92 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, TARA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $21,908.64 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, SANDRA S Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $21,908.23 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HEATHER L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $21,908.20 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, WALTRAUD Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $21,908.20 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, LISA L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $21,908.20 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, DONNA K Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $21,908.20 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOP, KIMBERLY J Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $21,908.13 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONEBURG, ROXANNE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,908.01 Date 01/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINNERS, STEFANIE M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $21,907.90 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVEREND, VICKI L Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $21,907.86 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MAUREEN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $21,907.70 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURA, CARLO G Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $21,907.50 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PRIMA, STEPHEN Employer name Setauket Fire District Amount $21,906.68 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, JAMES R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $21,906.59 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, TRACY L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $21,906.28 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, ANNA L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,905.97 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, LISA G Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,905.83 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, MICHAEL C Employer name Westchester County Amount $21,905.54 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CANDACE Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $21,905.08 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAFFORD, CRAIG T Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $21,904.74 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTON, PAUL E, JR Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $21,904.74 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCHETT, JOHN H Employer name Roosevelt Fire District Amount $21,904.47 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMBE, CANDANCE M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $21,904.42 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, HANNAH L Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $21,904.36 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PATTEN, ANNE MARIE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,904.10 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLAND, REGINALD Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,902.84 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARDO, MARY JO Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $21,902.71 Date 01/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKOWSKI, MARY JANE Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $21,902.71 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, NANCY A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $21,902.71 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, SUSAN M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $21,902.71 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZNIAK, LISA K Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $21,902.71 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JASMINE M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $21,902.48 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMINI, KARLA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $21,902.40 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALFONSO, ROBIN L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $21,902.25 Date 09/04/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTEN, MELISSA L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $21,901.35 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, LISA J Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $21,900.76 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGEL, MARIE T Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $21,900.70 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, NICK R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $21,900.69 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TELIS, ANNE L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $21,900.46 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN-FORNEY, TINA M Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $21,900.04 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, CHELSEA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $21,900.03 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAVES, CRYSTAL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $21,899.72 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System