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 MC DORMAN, EDWARD W Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $20,519.51 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MATTHEW E Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $20,519.46 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCITO, REBECCA J L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $20,519.29 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, MELISSA S Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $20,519.06 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MARK C Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $20,518.98 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Scipio Amount $20,518.74 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLE, DIANE M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $20,518.68 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERSTEIN, LINDA S Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $20,518.17 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DENISE M Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $20,517.49 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINCKLER, NATHANIEL A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $20,517.23 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODFIELD, WILLIAM E Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $20,517.19 Date 01/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJNAR, MARK A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,517.06 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERSICHILLI, THERESA L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $20,517.06 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CHARLIE E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $20,517.00 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENERALI, CHARLES J Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $20,516.94 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTELL, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,516.89 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, DONNA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,516.07 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUE, GEORGE A, SR Employer name Galway CSD Amount $20,515.94 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, DAVID S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,515.88 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, MERVILLE D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $20,515.86 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, JODY Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $20,515.81 Date 01/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, ROSE Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $20,515.74 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSAK, MARIAH Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,515.66 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISE, TRAVIS A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $20,515.00 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, MARY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,514.77 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUS, JUSTIN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $20,514.25 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, MICHELE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $20,514.22 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEKUS, LORI-ANN Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $20,513.78 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, DONNA H Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $20,513.72 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, RHONDA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,513.60 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOS, ADAM M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,513.55 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, FELICITA Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,513.45 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, JOYCE E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $20,513.44 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, JAIMEE L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $20,513.18 Date 08/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, PATRICK F Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $20,512.97 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSBAUM, MICHELE L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $20,512.97 Date 12/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DART, KATHLEEN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $20,512.89 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEQUIN, ALBERTO Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,512.80 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, LINDA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,512.77 Date 03/08/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINNETTE, ISABELLE L Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $20,512.11 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELLEN E Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $20,511.92 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATT, RONALD D Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $20,511.84 Date 01/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARD, SHEILA E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $20,511.74 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BIANCO, ANNETTE L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,511.14 Date 03/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $20,510.93 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PERAL, ELENA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,510.83 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOAH, SANDRA F Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,510.52 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, AMANDA L Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $20,510.45 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEMME, LORI B Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $20,510.30 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKHARDT, KAREN A Employer name Walton CSD Amount $20,510.20 Date 03/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, KRYSTAL B Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $20,509.36 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, IMMANUEL Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,508.96 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARD, BRIAN S Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,508.88 Date 06/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,508.76 Date 09/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKILJO, SEJLA Employer name Oneida County Amount $20,508.43 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, ROBIN J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $20,508.42 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUT, HEIDI J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $20,508.25 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSIAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,507.89 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, AMY L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $20,507.77 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIER, TERESA A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $20,507.77 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIFFORD, TAYLOR M Employer name Erie County Amount $20,507.34 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDOFF, CASSIDY J Employer name Ulster County Amount $20,506.57 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, JOHN B Employer name Hamilton County Amount $20,506.56 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, PHILLIP C Employer name Hamilton County Amount $20,506.56 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWERS, BRIAN E Employer name Hamilton County Amount $20,506.56 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BRIAN E Employer name Hamilton County Amount $20,506.56 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILT, DANIEL J Employer name Hamilton County Amount $20,506.56 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILT, RICHARD A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $20,506.56 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPP, CAROL A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $20,506.42 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDGAR, NICHELLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,506.19 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELASQUEZ, KAYLA M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $20,505.98 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBAUER, TREVOR G Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,505.91 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $20,505.76 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, LORI E Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $20,505.74 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARNER-ADAMS, VICKIE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,505.55 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, LORRAINE E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,505.36 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENHUT, DEBORAH Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $20,505.29 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JEAN N Employer name Wyoming County Amount $20,505.16 Date 12/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIFFANY, MARYANN Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $20,505.00 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNA, EDWARD C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,504.99 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANNENBACKER, AMANDA L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $20,504.97 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUITRAGO, DIANE J Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,504.91 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDING, SUSAN S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,504.80 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUGGMAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $20,504.72 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMARICO, FRANCISCO Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $20,504.41 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKRIS-GIANARIS, ELIZABETH Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $20,504.27 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIERSTEIN, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $20,504.10 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DWYER-BROWNELL, ROBERTA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,504.06 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACCA, MARY D Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,504.02 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,503.80 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, DAWN E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,503.80 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUB, DIANE K Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,503.80 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, LA SHAE T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,503.71 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, AHMAD R Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $20,503.49 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JILSON, MATTHEW C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $20,503.38 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKE, RICHARD C Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $20,503.24 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEJA, TRACY A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,502.89 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYERS, ANTHONY B, JR Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $20,502.73 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIDALA, FRANK S Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,501.91 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,501.64 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System