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 WINCH, VALERIE A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $21,453.43 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, KRISTEN L Employer name Victor CSD Amount $21,453.38 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, PATRICIA A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $21,453.37 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANI, TATIANA M Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $21,453.08 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBLES, EMILIA Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $21,452.82 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNARD, VALERIE J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $21,452.61 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWN, AARON M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $21,452.54 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL BELLO, SANDRA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $21,452.36 Date 03/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ERNESTINE S Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $21,452.17 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSMER, JENNIE M Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $21,451.42 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMSTROM, STEVEN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $21,451.05 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORR, ANDREA M Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $21,450.94 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONER, PAUL C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,450.47 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, MICHELINE G Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $21,450.26 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHDOWN, JESSE Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $21,450.20 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEE, MARY ELLEN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,450.00 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEBVRE, BARBARA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,449.79 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIANO, DIANA Employer name Town of Red Hook Amount $21,449.33 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, ANDREW D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $21,449.32 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRICK, MICHELLE L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $21,449.20 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, KRISTEN M E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $21,448.95 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIGA, JANICE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $21,448.93 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALD, TONI L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $21,448.86 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VERONICA Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $21,448.79 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLUTI, TYLER R Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $21,448.73 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-HAHN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Putnam County Amount $21,448.32 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, MEREDITH L Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $21,448.09 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, PATRICK J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $21,448.07 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEININGER, JOSEPH R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $21,447.98 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JASON P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $21,447.75 Date 04/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ERNEST E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,446.95 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINIERO, JOSE C Employer name North Bellmore Fire District Amount $21,446.50 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESKENAS, SETH L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $21,446.38 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, WENDY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,446.25 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of St Armand Amount $21,446.14 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANDREA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $21,446.10 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUKAS, NATHALIE F Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $21,445.80 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANNER, JULEAH J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $21,445.66 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, MAYRA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $21,445.22 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, BENJAMIN R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $21,444.72 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, TERRY Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $21,444.64 Date 06/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNIZ-LOUCKS, EDITH J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $21,444.48 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, YVES Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $21,444.17 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFIZI, ADEM Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $21,444.11 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMS, DEBORAH M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $21,444.10 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $21,444.00 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, FELICIA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $21,443.85 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHBERGER, ELAINE Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $21,443.83 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CODY M Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $21,443.81 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MWANGI C Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $21,443.75 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXTON, FELECIA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,443.16 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMAN, TAMMY B Employer name Orangeburg Library District Amount $21,443.16 Date 04/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JO, SOON H Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $21,443.12 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, MICHELLE K Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,442.91 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYPH, MELANIE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,442.47 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUU, AILEEN M Employer name Albany County Amount $21,442.34 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUSKIRK, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $21,442.25 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIS, ABBEY D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,442.23 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, APRIL D Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $21,442.18 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNICANDRO, GIANFRANCO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $21,442.04 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, RACHEL B Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $21,441.68 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, JOSEPH M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $21,441.35 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, ALFRED D Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $21,441.29 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATTER, RUTH A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $21,441.27 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPORN, JACOB M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $21,440.90 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, EILEEN A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $21,440.77 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TAHMEL N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $21,440.30 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALOTA, SHANNON M Employer name Niagara County Amount $21,439.98 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, PETER C Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $21,439.97 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, REGGY T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $21,439.90 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, BRENDAN R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $21,439.79 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPER, JOHN F Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $21,439.76 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BETH A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $21,439.70 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, THOMAS Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $21,439.60 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, MAUREEN T Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $21,439.15 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYLEAR-SMITH, MONISE L Employer name Education Department Amount $21,439.14 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTONE, JOSEPH A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $21,438.81 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGABER, BRENDA O Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $21,438.70 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBO, STACY L Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $21,438.52 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, PETER A, III Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $21,438.31 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRYEN, ALISON G Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $21,438.23 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, CECILIA L Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $21,437.99 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISCH, RONALD A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $21,437.87 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIUTI-GOMES, CAROL Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $21,437.27 Date 12/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAM-AU, KHUSH Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $21,437.13 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, ANNMARIE C Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $21,436.57 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMADHAN, KHALEIAH R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $21,436.53 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESS, JOLENE Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $21,436.38 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, LUISE G Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $21,436.13 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CALAMITA, CAREY E Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $21,436.01 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, JUDY M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $21,435.90 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBROW, JAMIE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $21,435.89 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCERI, JOSEPHINE Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $21,435.27 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, DARIN A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $21,435.23 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JOANNE K Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $21,434.75 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, JOSEPH O Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $21,434.51 Date 11/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JAMAR S Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $21,434.36 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, ERICA S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $21,434.25 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFEY, LUDMILA L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,434.18 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMETTA, IAN E Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $21,434.17 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System