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 SPINDEL, MICHELLE I Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $21,365.64 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREGLIA, ANNIE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $21,365.47 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONG, CEA B Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $21,365.46 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASTINA, KRISTINE M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $21,365.27 Date 01/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANASAI, MIRIAM Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $21,365.13 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, MARK C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,365.02 Date 12/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MEGAN R Employer name Attica CSD Amount $21,364.97 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARROW-ENGEL, RHONDA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $21,364.95 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRELLA, MATTHEW P Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $21,364.67 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, RICHARD M Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $21,364.52 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHU, NANCY C.G. Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $21,364.26 Date 05/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUDEL, SURYA P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $21,364.05 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWELL, STACY L Employer name Newark CSD Amount $21,363.77 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKLAR, CARLY P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $21,363.27 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, KELLY J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $21,362.93 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, PATRICIA C Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $21,362.84 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLBERG, CATHERINE J Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $21,362.42 Date 03/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, JOSEPH E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $21,362.40 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, KATEY A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $21,362.23 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, CYNTHIA R Employer name Warren County Amount $21,362.09 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, TRINA L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $21,362.02 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WEESE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $21,361.78 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, DEANNA L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $21,361.45 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, BRADLEY R Employer name Fort Edward UFSD Amount $21,361.02 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSE, THOMAS E Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $21,359.94 Date 02/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DECERCE, BONNIE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $21,359.40 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $21,358.97 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUBON, TERRY M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $21,358.44 Date 12/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWSKI, DIANE M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $21,358.38 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DONALD C Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $21,358.32 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGERON, JAMIE L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $21,358.09 Date 10/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUEL, RUBY J Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $21,357.90 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABINETTE, JENNIFER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $21,357.88 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, MICHAEL L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $21,357.88 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, KATHY A Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $21,357.66 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IATROU, KATINA Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $21,357.52 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DOUGLAS W Employer name Town of Lincoln Amount $21,357.36 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO CORNELIUS, LAURIE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $21,356.73 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGHELA, URMI K Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $21,356.25 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MELINDA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,355.83 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALGINE, ANA P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $21,355.77 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMOWICZ, VIRGINIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,355.65 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $21,355.10 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARTLAND, CHRISTINE M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,354.84 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, TERESA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,354.81 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, CONCHA I Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $21,354.72 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEAN, MARLON Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $21,354.47 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, WENDY Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $21,354.41 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDONO-DANAILOV, VIVIANA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $21,354.33 Date 11/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, ALANA A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $21,354.28 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIGLE, REBECCA L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $21,354.01 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHUGA, BETTY L Employer name Town of Addison Amount $21,353.80 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANSKI, MARIE C Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $21,353.77 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MARK J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,353.76 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POORMON, BEN H Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $21,353.74 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, PRECIOUS A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,353.57 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, MARTIN S Employer name Town of Palermo Amount $21,353.04 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $21,352.41 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JOYCE E Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $21,352.36 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOFORTE, LISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $21,352.11 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUELLETTE, MICHAEL P Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,352.06 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARIA T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $21,351.98 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPANIAK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $21,351.84 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANNA DENISE Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $21,351.68 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JUSTIN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $21,351.27 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, JASON C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $21,351.18 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, MICHAEL J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $21,351.11 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, DENNIS G Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,350.82 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, AMANDA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $21,350.66 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, NICOLE A Employer name Erie County Amount $21,350.66 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, JOSHUA K Employer name Orange County Amount $21,350.55 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, ERIN T Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $21,350.33 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTH, PATRICIA K Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $21,350.02 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, KIMBERLY A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $21,349.84 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, MARGARET A Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $21,349.80 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKIFOROV, SARA Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $21,349.71 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, TANYA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $21,349.66 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, ROBERTO M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $21,349.45 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBER, YAMER L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $21,349.14 Date 08/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULKINS, LAURALIE ANN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,348.91 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALZ, PAULA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $21,348.91 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCOBONI, PETER J Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $21,348.90 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $21,348.72 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRUET, SONIA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,348.59 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LIEW, DORIANN K Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $21,348.58 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULDAL, SUZANNE M Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $21,348.01 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DEANNA C Employer name Afton CSD Amount $21,346.94 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIFICI, NANETTE M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $21,346.17 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIE, TANYA S Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $21,346.13 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, CATHERINE Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $21,346.04 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUNI, JULIEL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,346.04 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORVATH, VALERIE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $21,345.82 Date 12/13/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLINGTON, LOREAL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,345.60 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEZ, ISABELLA Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $21,345.25 Date 03/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, DANIELLE S Employer name Broome County Amount $21,345.07 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCCARO, ANN-MARIE Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $21,344.75 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILNER, FRANCIS J Employer name Orange County Amount $21,344.65 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMCKE, MARGARET S Employer name Albion CSD Amount $21,344.44 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICARICO, MELANIE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $21,344.39 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCUSI, ANDREA M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $21,344.22 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System