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 SCHMIDT, CINDY Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $20,918.36 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JEAN M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $20,918.01 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBISZ, RICHARD T Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $20,917.46 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESLEY, DEBRA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $20,916.98 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,916.93 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, BARBARA J Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $20,916.78 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, FRANK D Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $20,916.57 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPINACCI, JOHN D Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $20,916.57 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, SUZANNE F Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $20,916.57 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, JONATHAN M Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $20,916.57 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGUETA, ABNER M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $20,916.43 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHARDT, ELIZABETH R Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,916.25 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, LESLIE B Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $20,916.22 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESAR, DONALD B Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $20,915.64 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, BRYAN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,915.55 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITTO, DANIEL C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,915.48 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBRON, DARLENE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,915.36 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, TAMMY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $20,915.20 Date 11/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LAUREN Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $20,914.87 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYE, ROBERT B Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $20,914.82 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, LYNNE M Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $20,914.77 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MELISSA L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $20,914.75 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, TREVOR D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,914.69 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILEGI, RICHARD S Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $20,914.54 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, WENDY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $20,913.70 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DIANE L Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $20,913.47 Date 03/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNEISEN, KATHLEEN Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $20,913.40 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, DIANE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,913.20 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEPERSAUD, NAYEEM Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $20,913.17 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZEOS, ALEXANDRIA L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,913.16 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONABLE, MARY Employer name Town of Warsaw Amount $20,912.97 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, SANDI C Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,912.93 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, DAVID R Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $20,912.76 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTZ, WILLIAM L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,912.62 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $20,912.12 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, ALISSA C Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $20,911.68 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, LORRAINE G Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $20,911.45 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOOP, BARBARA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,910.20 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVERSA, DEANNA L Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $20,910.08 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ZORAIDA T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,909.35 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODON, BRITTANY K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $20,909.31 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDIMARTE, CAMILLE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $20,908.90 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIONISIO, ANTONIA Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $20,908.74 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, DAWN M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $20,908.52 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, VIVIAN M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $20,908.06 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, JANICE Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $20,907.59 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GACEK, MARK A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $20,907.55 Date 03/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEFFIELD, KAREN A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,907.52 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITH, BRIDGET M Employer name Huntington Memorial Library Amount $20,907.50 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, SEAN D Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $20,907.31 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, MADELEINE W Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,907.00 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, OFELIA H Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $20,906.66 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CINDY S Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $20,906.52 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADULSKI, CARLENE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,906.46 Date 11/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOPOLDI, ELEANOR Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $20,905.84 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIOTTI, JILL M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $20,905.50 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, CODY J Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $20,905.25 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAN, HEATH Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,905.17 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMRICK, DONNA Employer name Cayuga County Amount $20,904.86 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, LORI M Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $20,904.70 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MAUREEN E Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $20,904.50 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUT, JOHN M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $20,904.44 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH, ANNA P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $20,904.43 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUL, PAMELA J Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $20,904.22 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, JOAN E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,904.12 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBECK, MATTHEW R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $20,904.10 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DEBRA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,903.80 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, DEBRA A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $20,903.42 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, MICHELLE A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $20,903.10 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KRISTIN R Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $20,903.04 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, JILL A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,903.00 Date 01/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, CHRISTINE J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $20,902.99 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEI, LINSEN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $20,902.91 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, MIAYA D Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $20,902.10 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRERO, LESLEE C Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $20,902.10 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAKAKIS, JENNIFER N Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $20,901.68 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DANIEL W Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,901.64 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CHRISTINE E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $20,901.14 Date 06/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLURI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $20,901.12 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULLEN, ALYSSA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,901.00 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTUCCI, PETER Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,900.69 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAD, ISAIAH D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $20,900.67 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,900.53 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, JAMES C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,900.01 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEAU, JESSICA H Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,900.00 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEDLOVE, RODERICK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,899.97 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATCHER, MICHAEL L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $20,899.92 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZULA, CAROL A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $20,899.72 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTORE, MATHEW L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $20,899.66 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ACKER, LORI Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $20,899.51 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, JAHANNY D J Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $20,899.22 Date 07/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUETO, THOMAS M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $20,899.19 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANOUE, LOIS E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,899.14 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURSTON, ROLAND S Employer name Allegany County Amount $20,899.00 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, ERICH Employer name Village of Brightwaters Amount $20,898.96 Date 06/23/1965 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, FAYE C Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $20,898.79 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, MARTIN A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $20,898.68 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SUSAN K Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,898.57 Date 10/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, DOUGLAS K Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $20,898.54 Date 11/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, TADD W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $20,898.50 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System