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 LARACUENTE, JAMIE L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $20,579.31 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, DIANE L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,579.10 Date 03/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JONATHAN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $20,578.76 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, CRISTINA Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $20,578.58 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, RUBEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,578.58 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NICHOLAS D Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $20,578.00 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARILA, JUDITH A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $20,577.97 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GORMAN, HELEN M Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $20,577.80 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, RONALD Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,577.29 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BAMBI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,577.10 Date 12/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ZACHARY E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $20,576.99 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, PATRICIA L Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $20,576.85 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCK, JANET G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,576.77 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LOIS A Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $20,576.68 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, LAURIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,576.36 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, CHARLES E Employer name Erie County Amount $20,575.58 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODEN, MARK C Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $20,575.58 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGNACIO-TEJADA, SORANYA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,574.73 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RA, JILLIAN S Employer name Franklin Square Water District Amount $20,574.70 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, DEBORA Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,574.67 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LISA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,574.11 Date 10/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGHAM, ROBIN Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $20,573.80 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERENO, ADRIANA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,573.71 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, ANJA C Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $20,573.65 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGLETON, MATTHEW J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $20,573.49 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUCH, DIANE B Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $20,573.02 Date 08/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, KELLY L Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $20,573.00 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTENHOUSE, ARLENE M Employer name Town of Chester Amount $20,572.47 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCOLA, AMY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,572.34 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIEL, DEBRA S Employer name Town of Bethel Amount $20,572.26 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCERI, JILLIAN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $20,571.97 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIEI, MARIA D Employer name Niagara County Amount $20,571.51 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTBERG, LISA Z Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $20,571.37 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS, DANIEL J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $20,571.30 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEEN, VICTORIA R Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $20,571.14 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORKMAZ, ELIF Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,570.40 Date 05/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANNETTE Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,570.40 Date 04/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, LEO R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,570.16 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINEY, BRENDA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,569.60 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENZEL, JEFFREY J Employer name Erie County Amount $20,569.39 Date 05/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARVOTTI, SHARON M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $20,569.18 Date 08/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, JUDY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $20,569.16 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDIG, DIANA L Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $20,569.09 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, DONALD S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,568.74 Date 05/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILL, EILEEN M Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $20,568.45 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARO, ELISA Y Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $20,568.42 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CADDEN, CATHLEEN A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $20,568.11 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYLER, KATHERINE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $20,568.08 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, DEVIN L Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $20,568.00 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALEMME, TRACY A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,567.93 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSHYN, ANGELICA B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $20,567.80 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, NAYAD C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $20,567.78 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, RENA M Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $20,567.26 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, MARY L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $20,567.15 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, RICHARD G Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $20,566.78 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE-GILLOOLEY, JENNIFER A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $20,566.71 Date 10/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBUSTO, KATHY Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $20,566.55 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, BARBARA J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,566.30 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGGANE, LAUREN A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $20,566.29 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, HEATHER L Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $20,566.17 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADESON, JEANINE G Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $20,566.02 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONELLI, JEANNE A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $20,565.54 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVESE, MARYANN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $20,565.54 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNAN, NANCY M Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $20,565.54 Date 10/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENSAH, LEMUEL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $20,565.49 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, AUGUSTA M Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $20,565.48 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLACEK, ROBERT S Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $20,565.45 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JAMES W Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $20,564.99 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, BEVERLY S Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $20,564.93 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTI, KRISTA A Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $20,564.45 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, SCOT P Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,564.44 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $20,563.86 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNINGS, MARY B Employer name Chemung County Amount $20,563.57 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSI, ROBERT A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $20,563.23 Date 06/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JAIME L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $20,563.20 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNE, DENISE M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $20,562.73 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $20,562.65 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELORME, ROBERT JR F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,562.49 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISI, ANTONIA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $20,562.35 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, BONNIE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,562.22 Date 04/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURIEMMA, MICHELE P Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $20,562.08 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, LEEANN M Employer name Columbia County Amount $20,561.60 Date 12/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIASH, CHRISTINA R Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,561.25 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, CRISTIE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,561.22 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERNER, KEVIN M, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,561.08 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAFANO, TAMMY J Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $20,560.98 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, OMAR J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $20,560.92 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, JEAN T Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $20,560.90 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, PENNY Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,560.89 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROLF, CASANDRA D Employer name Lewis County Amount $20,560.83 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARTHA A Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $20,560.80 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANES, MIGUEL A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $20,560.31 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, KENNETH A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $20,560.30 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALL, RONALD P Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $20,560.00 Date 08/24/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, DAWN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,559.99 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDIG, TERESE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,559.95 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, KAREN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,559.84 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, LINDA M Employer name Town of Parma Amount $20,559.76 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DIANE E Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $20,559.21 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDEVANT, DEBBIE Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $20,559.19 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System