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 JOHNSON, FELICIA M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,728.70 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMON, DAWN E Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $20,728.40 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARESCO, JOYCE I Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,728.38 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YACAGINSKY, MARY-ANNE P Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,728.34 Date 03/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRI, BENJAMIN C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,728.32 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAMAH, MARIA Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $20,728.22 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KENNETH D Employer name Homer CSD Amount $20,727.95 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, AMY E Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $20,727.94 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TAMI M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,727.68 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATACKI, DAVID A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,727.65 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEALO, MIRANDA M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $20,727.54 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTTERER, MARY JANE Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $20,727.50 Date 05/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TJOE, EDWIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,727.04 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, MICHELLE Employer name Howland Public Library Amount $20,726.76 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCANTARA, GIANNI I Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,726.51 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, LISA M Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $20,726.48 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREHOUSE, MURRAY B Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $20,726.17 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SHERRELL S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,725.85 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, PATRICIA A Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $20,724.95 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIPATH, JAIANTRI S Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,724.68 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKOWSKI, JIU Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $20,724.65 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, ANNA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,724.61 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC QUEEN, MARY R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $20,724.54 Date 04/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, ELAINE J Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $20,724.23 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREVOGEL, KEVIN M Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $20,724.05 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMELLA, MICHAEL F Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,723.58 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, DIEN M Employer name Orange County Amount $20,723.21 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, GARY A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $20,722.88 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, KATHY M Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $20,722.35 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDUK, JULIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,722.34 Date 11/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGOBUCCO, STEFANIA Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $20,721.98 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, ROBERT H, JR Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $20,721.81 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, TOMAS Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $20,721.53 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, NICHOLAS P Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $20,721.39 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DENIS Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $20,721.39 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS-SMALLEY, LAURIE D Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $20,721.39 Date 04/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBEO, MARK A Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $20,721.39 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTKOWIAK, PETER J Employer name Oneida County Amount $20,721.33 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGAN, EILEEN M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $20,720.82 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETTI, ENZA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,720.48 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, CINDI A Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,720.16 Date 09/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, ANGELA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $20,720.00 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, RANDY S Employer name Essex County Amount $20,719.98 Date 05/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISTONE, MARIANGELA Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $20,719.63 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Broome County Amount $20,719.45 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLITT, JUDY A Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $20,719.23 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FRANCO, JENNAFER A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,719.04 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, GLORIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,719.04 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERDELLI, LAURA C Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $20,718.82 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, TIFFANY L Employer name Fulton County Amount $20,718.44 Date 04/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KRYSTLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,718.21 Date 04/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, AIMEE L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $20,718.18 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZYGIEL, MARIA L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $20,718.15 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSER, PETER J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $20,718.10 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SAMEEAH W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,718.04 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALASSO, DANIELLE S J Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,718.03 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, HEIDI A Employer name Village of Dannemora Amount $20,717.95 Date 11/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOLSKI, EDWARD N Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $20,717.71 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, MARYANN P Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $20,717.13 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICER, DEBRA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,717.10 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, DEVIN W Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $20,716.97 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKETT, DESTINY L Employer name Erie County Amount $20,716.87 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTY, TRACEY A Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $20,716.79 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, RUTH V Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $20,716.28 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BRAVA, BARBARA A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $20,716.16 Date 09/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDIO, DARLENE Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,715.90 Date 09/11/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, VIRGINIA S Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $20,715.45 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VYAS, KHUSHBU J Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $20,714.67 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, JANICE S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,714.65 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, ZONIA I Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,714.55 Date 02/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BERNICE A Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $20,714.40 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, SANDRA Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $20,714.17 Date 01/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAGNA, PHILIP J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,713.94 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIETH, CORY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,713.93 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTWELL, PATRICK R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,713.93 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, MICHAEL B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,713.93 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRELL, ALEXIS Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,713.70 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGIS, GILLIAN S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,713.52 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENT, ROBERT Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $20,712.76 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DOUGLAS S Employer name Village of Airmont Amount $20,712.50 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, VERNON Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $20,712.28 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBHARDT, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $20,712.24 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOSEPH R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $20,712.24 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBELLATI, CHRISTINA N Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,712.24 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGAR, CARLA G Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $20,711.57 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITSIS, MICHAEL D Employer name NYC Judges Amount $20,711.55 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASRADINAJ, SHEILA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,711.48 Date 07/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSEY, DOROTHY J Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $20,711.40 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, SAMANTHA K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $20,711.36 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, ANGELA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,711.25 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESMER, BRIAN G Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $20,711.03 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DANIEL J Employer name Broome County Amount $20,710.81 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFORT, LISA M Employer name Department of Law Amount $20,710.75 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRIBILE, CHERYL M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,710.25 Date 05/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRLAND, KIMBERLY A Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $20,709.47 Date 07/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGHTMYER, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $20,709.38 Date 02/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL ROSSA, MICHAEL A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $20,709.21 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNZO, ANTONIA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $20,709.19 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JASON T Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $20,709.08 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, LAURA C Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $20,708.29 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System