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 DURDON, CHRISTY J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,850.87 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSA, ARTHUR F Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $20,850.56 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDE, DESIREE M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $20,850.35 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, BRIAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,850.12 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATCH, ERIN C Employer name Town of Diana Amount $20,850.01 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTT, CATHERINE G Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $20,850.00 Date 05/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, STEPHANIE L Employer name Village of Lewiston Amount $20,850.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERNS, ROSEMARIE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,849.80 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETTER, ROBERT W Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,849.80 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, PATRICK Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $20,849.56 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAELIN, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $20,849.40 Date 07/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, CHRISTINA M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $20,849.36 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOREY, CHAD Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $20,849.33 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AGOSTA, ELIZABETH J Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $20,848.90 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUB, RUDOLF Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $20,848.85 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, CARRIE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $20,848.79 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, MAX A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $20,848.65 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARPOUNAS, MARYELLEN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,848.65 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADGETT, SANDRA A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $20,848.55 Date 06/05/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JASON Y Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,848.49 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHER, SUSAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,848.48 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEPOO, THAGEPAUL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $20,848.48 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAGLIA, BERNADETTE M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $20,848.16 Date 09/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDA, MAUREEN P Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,848.05 Date 11/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCINSKI, MIKALENA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $20,847.66 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, JULIANNE Employer name Tompkins County Amount $20,847.59 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, AMIYNA Employer name Albany County Amount $20,847.26 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALOIS, DONNA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $20,847.05 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, SUSANN R Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $20,846.49 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, DARIA E Employer name Education Department Amount $20,846.17 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, ROSEMARIE Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $20,844.76 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, BARBARA L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $20,844.76 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, MAUREEN A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $20,844.02 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MARYANN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $20,844.00 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIDLER, ANNA E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $20,843.75 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATY, ETHEL M Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $20,843.75 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVERT, EMILY S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $20,843.62 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LATRICE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $20,843.61 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, TINA M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $20,843.54 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJESUS, JEANETTE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $20,843.50 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCIAS, THOMAS R, JR Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $20,843.16 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINER, LISA M Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $20,843.12 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBB, PETER J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $20,842.87 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LORI A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $20,842.86 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MALIK Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $20,842.78 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, JASON L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,842.61 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVAN, DEBORAH A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $20,841.87 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, MELISSA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,841.65 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, SHANNA N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,840.99 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODY, SHEMIKA D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $20,840.75 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CANDICE L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $20,840.23 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORA, DOMINICK J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $20,840.00 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLE, OSMAN S Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,839.76 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLMAN, TAMMY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,839.59 Date 03/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTVIG, ERIC Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $20,839.56 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUDING, NANCY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $20,839.48 Date 02/28/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, VICTORIA Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $20,839.30 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEVENDORF, MADELYN M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $20,839.12 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBERT, MARIE J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $20,838.99 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEVEN J Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $20,838.80 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOANNE Employer name Victor CSD Amount $20,838.22 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIRA, ANDRES Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $20,837.62 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONK, CAROL W Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $20,837.12 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KAIG, BETH A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $20,836.65 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESHULAM, JUSTIN A Employer name Department of Law Amount $20,836.54 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTHEBLAH, SONIYA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,836.36 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSS, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $20,836.35 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEMOI, DAWN M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $20,835.94 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROJAS, AMANDA G Employer name Erie County Amount $20,835.80 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT-SIMONS, CHELSEA L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $20,835.30 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, MARIA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $20,835.22 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, MARY A Employer name Town of Carrollton Amount $20,835.16 Date 08/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANTONIO, BENJAMIN J Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $20,835.00 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUPIA, DEBRA M Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $20,834.83 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, ROBERT M Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $20,834.82 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMANN, KATHLEEN Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,834.75 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANOZZO, FEDERICA G Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $20,834.62 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, SAMANTHA J Employer name Broome County Amount $20,834.49 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDEN, SUZETTE M Employer name Coxsackie-Athens CSD Amount $20,834.47 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLLIDO, MANUEL B Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $20,834.45 Date 01/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ANNE N Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $20,834.36 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBSON, CORINNE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $20,834.27 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMURA, KATHERINE L Employer name Town of Sheldon Amount $20,834.00 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTER, CRAIG M, JR Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,833.73 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, NICOLE M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,833.72 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, SHAWN N Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,833.52 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENSTOCK, DOROTHY L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,833.49 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARY W, JR Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $20,832.85 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, MARIE C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,832.06 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, MARK A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,831.60 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEE, CLIFFORD J Employer name Oswego County Amount $20,831.50 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SUSAN M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $20,831.26 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, MOLLY M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $20,831.20 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, DEREK S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $20,831.04 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIERNAN, KELLY A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,830.95 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $20,830.83 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, RACHEL C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $20,830.68 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGINLEY, EMILY L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $20,830.09 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLDIVIERO, MINDY Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,830.00 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, RAYMOND R Employer name Clinton County Amount $20,829.73 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System