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 NIKITOPOULOS, SHANNON N Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $20,769.38 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, ELIZABETH DOUGHERTY Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $20,769.30 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZIO, ALFRED E Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $20,769.26 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, TARA N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $20,769.24 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, RYAN M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $20,769.24 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARCZYNSKI, SAMANTHA J Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $20,769.23 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, JOAN L Employer name Village of Montebello Amount $20,769.21 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, WENDY E Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,768.76 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTLE, DAVID J Employer name Onondaga Co Res Rec Agcy Amount $20,768.58 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, PATRICIA Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $20,768.58 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLSTOCK, ELVIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,768.31 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, PAULENA Employer name Addison CSD Amount $20,767.34 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERLE, DENNIS F Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $20,766.99 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, JANET Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $20,766.85 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSTRAMO, LYNN A Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $20,766.64 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, GIUSEPPA Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $20,766.63 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, ALONNIE L Employer name Broome County Amount $20,766.18 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, TODD M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $20,766.00 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENSEL, CHERYL C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,765.89 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, CHARLENE D Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,765.86 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, ASHLYNN R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $20,765.42 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, ANNE D Employer name Town of Webster Amount $20,765.42 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEKHARAN, RAJA N Employer name Town of Webster Amount $20,765.42 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPURA, LINDA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,765.18 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, DIANE M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $20,765.01 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, IVA Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $20,764.91 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, VALERIE R Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $20,764.79 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUNG, WINNIE W Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $20,764.65 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAREK, BERNARD J Employer name Town of Westmoreland Amount $20,763.86 Date 01/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACIERNO, KATHLEEN E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,763.65 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETA, ROSETTE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,763.65 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN-SCHMID, MARIANNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,763.65 Date 02/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELE, EILEEN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,763.65 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGILANTE, BARBARA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,763.65 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Philadelphia Amount $20,763.50 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, EILEEN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $20,763.38 Date 01/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, GERRI L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,763.35 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVIS, KAMEIL U Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,763.29 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JULIE M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,763.04 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, CINDY B Employer name Orange County Amount $20,763.00 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, DONNA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,762.95 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, LAURA A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $20,762.66 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBIPARIPOVIC, SLAVISA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $20,762.58 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, BRIAN C Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $20,762.50 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, LORI A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $20,761.45 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, XAVIER M Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $20,761.00 Date 08/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DONNA L Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $20,760.99 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIMER, TERRY A Employer name Canton CSD Amount $20,760.72 Date 01/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTOSKY, RENAE J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,760.46 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLBRYS, LISA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $20,760.10 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, MARYBETH Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $20,760.09 Date 06/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, ROSEMARIE Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $20,760.01 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO-FICHERA, MELISSA Employer name Orange County Amount $20,759.98 Date 02/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ARTHUR F Employer name Village of Horseheads Amount $20,759.76 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GORDON W Employer name Town of New Baltimore Amount $20,759.47 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, DARSI J Employer name Town of Canaan Amount $20,759.30 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAN, KEVIN R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,758.64 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHISE, BENJAMIN L Employer name Attica CSD Amount $20,757.96 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARUM, CONNIE M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $20,757.95 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE CANEL, ANN E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,757.81 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICOTTA, PAMELA L Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $20,757.61 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ROBERT Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $20,757.56 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSKINS, KAREN S Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $20,757.32 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCSIS, CHARLES T Employer name Orange County Amount $20,756.46 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JOY E Employer name Bath CSD Amount $20,755.96 Date 09/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, LISA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,755.79 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCH, KARA J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $20,755.52 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, MATTHEW T Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $20,755.52 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, GLORIA J Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $20,755.39 Date 09/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEN, PATRICK R Employer name Town of Jerusalem Amount $20,755.28 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGLESIAS, KEYLA M Employer name Erie County Amount $20,755.21 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDELLI, CHARLES J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,755.15 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFFER, TIFFANY J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $20,755.13 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON-KNIGHT, JAMIE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $20,755.00 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, JARID R Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $20,754.95 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARCH, TAMMY A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,754.86 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYRAS, VASILIOS N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $20,754.57 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DALE E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,754.57 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Walton CSD Amount $20,754.53 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASIEWICZ, MARIA C Employer name Victor CSD Amount $20,754.41 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $20,754.00 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREMAN, ELESCHA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,753.81 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGIA, LYNDA D Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $20,753.61 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATLIN, COLLEEN M Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $20,752.84 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGH, CHERYL M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $20,752.82 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTS, BRITTNEY N Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,752.11 Date 07/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIOLO, CATHERINE M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $20,751.80 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LOUGHLIN, FRANK Employer name Albany County Amount $20,751.66 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHARAJ, SUMATEE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,751.58 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, ALYSSE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $20,751.39 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCARLO, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,750.95 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOOTRY, JEROME M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,750.95 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLSEY, SHERRI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,750.81 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHATARA C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $20,750.72 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JENNIFER C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $20,750.68 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, BETH Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $20,750.28 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSOMANO, ALISON Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $20,750.26 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROPALLO, JUDITH A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $20,749.91 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADSDEN, LEROY Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $20,749.69 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LINDSEY S Employer name Lewis County Amount $20,749.40 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System