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 CARLETTA, KIMBERLY L Employer name Orangeburg Library District Amount $20,787.75 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTT-TRONOLONE, JENNIFER E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,787.65 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERRY, LISA A Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $20,787.20 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAHR, CRYSTAL C Employer name Saratoga County Amount $20,787.12 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, GREGORY D Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $20,787.04 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERSTRA, JACQUELINE A Employer name Greene County Amount $20,786.97 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMINGHAM, JAMES M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $20,786.90 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAN, ERIC S Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $20,786.78 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMERT, MICHELE M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $20,786.42 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, KARA P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,786.40 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMERON, SANTOS G Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,786.26 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, LYNDA M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,785.88 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZA, MIRIAM I Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $20,785.82 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHERS, LAURA C Employer name Village of Sagaponack Amount $20,785.78 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, BARBARA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $20,785.61 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, DIJINA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $20,785.39 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VETRANO, CAROL J Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $20,785.30 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, CATHY J Employer name Allegany County Amount $20,785.17 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGGERS, YVETTE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $20,784.40 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLAR, ROBERT R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,784.00 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNEY, HILLARI M Employer name Village of Cayuga Heights Amount $20,783.78 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKS, LINDA A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $20,783.63 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMBOVICH, SHIRI Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $20,783.54 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAZEMORE, THURMAN R Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $20,783.46 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, SHONDA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,783.05 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARELLA, MARY A Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $20,783.01 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIURBA, CATHERINE A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,783.01 Date 10/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOOTER, VALERIE E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,782.69 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, AGNES Employer name Orange County Amount $20,782.15 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, SARAH L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $20,781.89 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ANNE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,781.46 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, JENNIFER M Employer name Village of Northport Amount $20,780.79 Date 12/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, KATHALEEN C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,780.67 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTTER, MICHAEL S Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $20,780.52 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, MELISSA L Employer name City of Watertown Amount $20,780.42 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINO, REGINA M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,780.20 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, CHRISTAL M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $20,779.94 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, LISA A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $20,779.59 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $20,779.57 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSMAN, DAVID P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,779.30 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARY L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,778.78 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JAMES S, IV Employer name Oneida County Amount $20,778.73 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ALICIA M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,778.73 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, PETER C Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,778.62 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSHAD, RUBEENA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,778.53 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, THOMAS P Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $20,778.50 Date 01/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, JO ANNE M Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $20,778.48 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ASHLEY E Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $20,778.47 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, TERRY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,778.41 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSIE, JUDITH M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,778.41 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, TRACY Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $20,777.73 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETRO, JEANMARIE Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $20,777.49 Date 09/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, JOSEPH P Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $20,777.27 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBS, TAMMY L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $20,776.92 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RICKY D Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $20,776.75 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, JACQUELINE B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $20,776.64 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMBERGER, JOSEPH M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,776.50 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDREVA, DEBORAH G Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $20,776.48 Date 08/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONCICK, CHRISTINE Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $20,776.41 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, EMMA R Employer name Victor CSD Amount $20,776.31 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, ERIN E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $20,776.00 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, KRISTINA M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $20,775.75 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZNOWSKI, KARA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,775.33 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY F Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,775.31 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, WANDA A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $20,774.80 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSI, PAT A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $20,774.66 Date 03/04/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADACCINI, LYNN K Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $20,774.64 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, MARSHA J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $20,774.48 Date 01/30/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, MARSHA E Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $20,774.10 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ERIC G Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $20,773.90 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, MARC T Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $20,773.81 Date 07/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYEON, ELLIS Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $20,773.80 Date 12/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNING, LORETA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $20,773.68 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAVIDES, THERESA M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $20,773.55 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILTER-HOTALING, TINA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,773.43 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSTEINER, SCOTT J Employer name Newark CSD Amount $20,773.07 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, NICHOLAS R Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,772.94 Date 06/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLMANTEER, RANDALL R Employer name Bath CSD Amount $20,772.60 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAD, SANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,772.31 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERVASIO, JENNA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,772.19 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,772.19 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHER, JOHN J, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $20,772.00 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $20,771.77 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MICHELLE A Employer name Genesee Comm Charter School Amount $20,771.69 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KURTIS Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $20,771.66 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KIM Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $20,771.55 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEEPSMA, MALLARY J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $20,771.52 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, MARTHA B Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $20,771.51 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, SARAH A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,771.37 Date 11/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, CARRIE A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $20,771.37 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCH, PATRICIA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,771.32 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILMON, JAMES S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,771.16 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELTWANGER, ANN M Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $20,771.02 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, CYNTHIA J Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $20,770.67 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSETT, RYAN D Employer name Town of Islip Amount $20,770.39 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINDAL, SHEILA B Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $20,770.29 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONYO, SCOTT M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $20,770.10 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVENDER, BENJAMIN S Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,770.03 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT-PATHANIA, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $20,769.43 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROLA, NORENE W Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,769.40 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System