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 LAMONT, PENNY L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $20,686.13 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSE, GUSTAVE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $20,685.97 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSS, JEFFREY C Employer name Tech Valley Reg Tech Institute Amount $20,685.66 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, LINDA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,685.60 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTCH, SAMANTHA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,685.60 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, MARGARET L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,685.35 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTONE, ANDREW M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,684.91 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, HEATHER M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $20,684.82 Date 09/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCEDO, FREDDY Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $20,684.64 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, THEODORE A Employer name Portville CSD Amount $20,684.51 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTON, NORMA C Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $20,684.16 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOPY, JACQUELYN K Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $20,684.12 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYEGH, RANDA K Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,683.71 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MARILYN Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,683.64 Date 05/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAREK, CATHERINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,683.41 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SHAWN J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $20,682.82 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, LEEANN C Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $20,682.72 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, AMANDA R Employer name Greene CSD Amount $20,682.21 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, ROBERT S Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $20,682.20 Date 06/03/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, ERIC F Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $20,681.10 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLERMAN, JOHN W Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $20,680.58 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ERIC R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,680.55 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTLES, DOROTHEA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $20,680.51 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUSSA, PHILIP S Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,680.20 Date 04/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAZZARO, JOANNE L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $20,680.08 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOHN W Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $20,679.94 Date 02/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEM, AMY S Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $20,679.54 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKENS, ELLEN P Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $20,679.38 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDANO, MELISSA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,679.18 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, MANDY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $20,678.99 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JAYSON K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,677.95 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVASTANO, KATHI A Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $20,677.73 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHAIR, CORY D Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $20,677.64 Date 02/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HREBIN, BONNIE L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,677.43 Date 05/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTTOLA, CHERYL A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,677.19 Date 07/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDER, JOSEPHINE R Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $20,677.14 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MICHAEL F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,676.86 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, DENNIS H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $20,676.77 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILER, BRENT H Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON-MESZAROS, ANGELA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUZZO, MICHELLE D Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, LYNN P Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTEREL, GABRIELLE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANCIROLI, SHARON A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, JANET S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 11/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, JASON Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHAICK, DAVID J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,676.70 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIRZON, BRONISLAVA ILIA Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $20,676.52 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, MARJORIE C Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $20,676.33 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARREA, CONCETTA Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $20,676.26 Date 07/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, DEBORAH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,676.20 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDNER, AUGUST R Employer name Ontario County Amount $20,675.33 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHMANN, BARBARA J Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $20,675.06 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILLUFFO, TE JAY D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $20,675.01 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYMEL, TERESA A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,674.99 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, LUIS Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,674.88 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVEROCKER, CATHERINE H Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $20,674.45 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, KAREN A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,674.26 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, LINDA Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $20,674.05 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTIL, MARIE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,673.94 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, DAVID R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,673.87 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, CHRISTOPHER Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $20,673.14 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBLEWSKI, MARY E Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $20,673.04 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINA, MARCIA K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,672.81 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADOLF, SANDRA L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $20,672.73 Date 01/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, CINDY D Employer name Elba CSD Amount $20,672.43 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNIFF, JENNIFER L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $20,672.36 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSEN, HOWARD C Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $20,672.00 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREISCHEL, DAWN M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $20,671.86 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON, MALIK Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,671.74 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILOS, FRANK A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $20,670.90 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, JACQUELINE F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $20,670.18 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTWICK, AISHA K Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,669.64 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINNER, JENNIFER R Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $20,669.58 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, MARIE A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $20,669.48 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIVALA, JAMES A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,668.78 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINIDAD, HELEN Z Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,668.46 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHNER, DIANE M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $20,667.80 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRETTI, RAE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $20,667.77 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, LINDA M Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $20,667.31 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORP, THOMAS M Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $20,667.30 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, JOHN F Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $20,667.22 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, JODI L Employer name Village of Albion Amount $20,667.21 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMAN, DREW E Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,667.16 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISH, MICHELLE L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $20,666.90 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CASSANDRA E Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,666.72 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, DEBORAH M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $20,666.69 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, DOUGLAS Employer name Village of Leicester Amount $20,666.64 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, PENNY M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $20,666.59 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JOHN P Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $20,665.68 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, STEVEN M Employer name Village of Schuylerville Amount $20,665.26 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMAHEN, LUCRETIA G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,665.20 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, DANIEL J Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $20,665.20 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEUSEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $20,664.27 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROSKI, ANGELA E Employer name Oswego County Amount $20,664.24 Date 04/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, LISA L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $20,664.02 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DELBERTHA Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,663.90 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARILLO, MARIA C Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $20,663.80 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TRACY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,663.78 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFF, DOUGLAS S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $20,663.70 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System