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 WILCOX, NICOLE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $21,588.54 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEI, MAC S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,588.46 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYA, KATHLEEN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $21,587.96 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, SARA Y Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $21,587.96 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MICHELLE Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $21,587.40 Date 09/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MICHAEL S Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,587.30 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, BARBARA Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $21,587.28 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, PATRICIA Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $21,587.27 Date 02/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, KATHLEEN A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $21,586.98 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDLETON, SHARON L Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $21,586.90 Date 10/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROTH, MICHELLE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $21,586.70 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, NICOLE R Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $21,586.53 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, DEBORAH L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $21,586.25 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, CARYN R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $21,585.80 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKINS, RIKKE S Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $21,585.48 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELYON, ROSEMARY L Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $21,585.33 Date 02/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, SUZANNE M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $21,585.14 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, RACHEL F Employer name Clymer CSD Amount $21,584.88 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBIE, KRISTA A Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $21,584.24 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, EILEEN E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $21,583.97 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, KATHLEEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $21,583.88 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELINE, SENGUL Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $21,583.39 Date 10/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLONCARZ, LYNN M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $21,583.24 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, LYNDA J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $21,582.23 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTOBELLI, MARYBETH Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $21,581.95 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARILYN J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,581.79 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JAMIA I Employer name Cortland County Amount $21,581.74 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, JOHN B Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $21,581.10 Date 08/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, LA QUANDA S Employer name City of Albany Amount $21,580.93 Date 12/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINETTE, MARKEY L Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $21,580.86 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCIOUS, MICHELE Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $21,580.23 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, ROSEMARY Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $21,580.11 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLETT, CHRISTINE C Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $21,580.00 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, EUGENE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,579.40 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, ANNE J Employer name Bryant Library Amount $21,579.31 Date 11/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KEVIN P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $21,579.22 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ANDREW Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $21,579.09 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIMONT, LORI L Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $21,578.91 Date 11/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING-THOMPSON, LETTIE G Employer name Albany County Amount $21,578.74 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, SEAN Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $21,578.59 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, DEBRA S Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $21,578.59 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALBA, BRIAN Employer name West Babylon Fire District Amount $21,578.49 Date 06/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, COREY J Employer name City of Corning Amount $21,578.43 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHM, KENNETH A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $21,578.09 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBLIN, MICHELLE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $21,578.03 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABULIS, RAYMOND J Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $21,577.69 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, SALVATORE A, III Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $21,577.21 Date 08/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, CASSANDRA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,576.94 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, CASEY A Employer name Warren County Amount $21,576.87 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, JILL L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,576.06 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRITOR, KAREN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $21,576.00 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADINO, ROSANNA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $21,575.57 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSON, KIM R Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $21,575.21 Date 11/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBEST, JOSHUA D Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $21,575.10 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAI, LAUREN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $21,574.96 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, KANDACE S Employer name Town of Bennington Amount $21,574.64 Date 07/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, MICHAEL B Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $21,574.24 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, BRUCE E Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,574.08 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, RICHARD L Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $21,573.96 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, DENNIS R Employer name Town of Newstead Amount $21,573.96 Date 09/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, MARIAN S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,573.29 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'OLIO, PATRICIA L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $21,573.22 Date 02/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMEIDA, MELANIE A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $21,573.04 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORDEN, HAROLD L Employer name Oswego County Amount $21,572.68 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMPOL, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $21,572.51 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BARBARA A Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $21,572.16 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POVELLA, JACLYN Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $21,571.47 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, KAREN A Employer name Stockbridge CSD Amount $21,571.38 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, AMANDA J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $21,571.29 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, MARIE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $21,570.97 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, MARIA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $21,570.37 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSON, MICHELE A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $21,570.24 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIANO, JENNIFER L Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $21,569.38 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, DAVID A Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $21,569.20 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, SIOBHAN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $21,569.05 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, NORA M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $21,568.88 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PAUL L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $21,568.27 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, RENEE E Employer name Orleans County Amount $21,568.05 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICZEK, KIMBERLY K Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $21,567.71 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, KIMBERLY A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $21,567.70 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACHMAN, WILLIAM P Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $21,567.66 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, CAITLIN A Employer name Chemung County Amount $21,567.44 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISMAN, JEANETTE C Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $21,567.40 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KEEFE, SEAN M Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $21,567.37 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINOHU, SBAH N Employer name Albany County Amount $21,567.19 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $21,566.53 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYGIELSKI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $21,566.12 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, BETTY L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $21,566.08 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNEY, LISA K Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,565.98 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEGEL, MELISSA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,565.74 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LORI Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,565.53 Date 11/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNECCO, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $21,565.04 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYDOSH, KAROLYN A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $21,564.98 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBERG-REED, KRISTYN B Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $21,564.63 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDES, STEVEN W Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $21,564.54 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, KATHLEEN S Employer name Ulster County Amount $21,564.52 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAGLE, TAMMY Y Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $21,564.03 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, AMY J Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $21,563.93 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, MELINDA A Employer name Naples CSD Amount $21,563.74 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, ROSETINA F Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $21,563.40 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System