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 SMART, KRISTINE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $20,898.44 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, TOMIKA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,897.98 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLARD, JACQUELINE E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $20,897.97 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALFITANO, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $20,897.96 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, MARK D, JR Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $20,897.91 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOKER, THOMAS P Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $20,897.50 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECERE-EDWIN, TERESA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,897.03 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGER, CARRIE J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,896.80 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAHOVIC, STEPHEN M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,896.80 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ISRAEL V Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $20,896.39 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGIYE, NABILA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,896.12 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUSCHAU, THERESA Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $20,895.72 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, SANDRA R Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $20,895.52 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KAMALA E Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $20,895.15 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, SUSANNE A Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $20,894.80 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AUDREY Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,894.37 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELOUIN, KELLY J Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $20,894.37 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLERY, JODI L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $20,894.04 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, MATTHEW R Employer name Erie County Amount $20,893.97 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSEK, CAROL L Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $20,893.71 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, MAUREEN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $20,893.06 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, ALISHA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,892.85 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENSEK, MARYANN S Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $20,892.35 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALADINO, MELISSA S Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $20,892.18 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,892.02 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, MARLYS E, MRS Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $20,891.99 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JOY Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $20,890.74 Date 07/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMOLOJU, KIMBERLY D Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $20,890.61 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, MARY BETH Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $20,890.60 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSA, CAROL Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $20,890.54 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANTIGAN, LAURIE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $20,890.53 Date 11/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNET, JULIE S Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $20,890.35 Date 03/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, NICHOLAS A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $20,890.18 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIPPERT, THOMAS M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $20,889.61 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSITER, BRYANT Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $20,889.60 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TIMOTHY M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $20,889.58 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, WILLIAM A Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $20,889.53 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAGNOLA, STEVEN P Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $20,889.16 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUYT, RYAN T Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $20,888.86 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE-GOMEZ, GERRY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,888.80 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHBATEH, MARTU F Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $20,888.42 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLSON, TONI M Employer name Northville CSD Amount $20,888.34 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SHELIA L Employer name Orange County Amount $20,888.00 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, KATRINA L Employer name Department of State Amount $20,887.97 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, SHARON Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $20,887.90 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASKAVICH, JACLYN L Employer name Four County Library System Amount $20,887.89 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYMERMAN, ANNE MARIE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,887.88 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLECHNOWICZ, JOLEEN P Employer name Four County Library System Amount $20,887.78 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, WANDA A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $20,887.78 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, ANGELA C Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $20,887.24 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSAGIE, HENRIETTA E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $20,886.88 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIST, DANNY L Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $20,886.71 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, JULIE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,886.61 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KIMBERLY J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,886.46 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, BRAEDY L Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $20,885.79 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSO, NANCY M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $20,885.79 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERSTREET, ALICE M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $20,885.38 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLE, MARGARET Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $20,885.11 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERER, ANNE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,885.10 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, MICHAEL T Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,885.00 Date 08/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, JAMES E Employer name Town of Harrietstown Amount $20,884.65 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, PAUL M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $20,884.59 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVINO, SHARON L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $20,884.10 Date 11/23/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAZEM, CATHERINE H Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $20,884.01 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURDO, RICHARD A Employer name Oneida County Amount $20,883.94 Date 10/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAEEM, MUNEERA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,883.79 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAR, CORY M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $20,883.54 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Chester Amount $20,883.41 Date 12/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, LILLIAM A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,883.01 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, MONICA M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,882.75 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOHN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,882.17 Date 08/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, IVAN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,882.11 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, SARAH L Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $20,881.82 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELZIS, AMANDA E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,881.73 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, TERESA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,881.66 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEWA, DAVID J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,881.52 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JENNIFER A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $20,881.38 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, DERRICK M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,881.00 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, KELLI A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $20,880.83 Date 08/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, WANDA K Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,880.79 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, RICHARD F Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $20,880.05 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIENO ENRIQUEZ, MIGUEL ANGEL Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,880.00 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DAMINGA M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $20,880.00 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAVEY, ROBERTA J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $20,879.80 Date 02/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNOLD, BRENDA L Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $20,879.50 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHOK, LESLIE A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,878.94 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, JAMES J Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $20,878.16 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNIG, KENNETH A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $20,878.05 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGEL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,877.71 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZEVEDO, MARIA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $20,877.26 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BYRON D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,877.05 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUBLICOVER, KELLY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,876.87 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENOFF, LORRAINE E Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $20,876.44 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURA, AIDA E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,876.37 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, GARY M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,876.19 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTEGIACOMO, JOSEPH S Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $20,876.17 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $20,875.65 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ANDREW A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,875.47 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAYNE, BRIAN P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $20,875.36 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMO, KATHI R Employer name Malone CSD Amount $20,875.20 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System