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 WEAVER, AMANDA S Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $20,461.53 Date 07/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEVE, MICHAEL T Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $20,461.22 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMALDI, DANIEL A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $20,461.09 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARLING, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $20,461.00 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWER, DEBRA M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $20,460.80 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, ZACHARY C Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $20,460.78 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SELTZER, ANDREA L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $20,460.69 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMUTZ, GEORGETTE J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $20,460.45 Date 05/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MICHELE E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $20,460.38 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZIZI, MARCELA P Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $20,458.91 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, PATRICK S Employer name Saratoga County Amount $20,458.85 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ROBERTA A Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,458.63 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIALS, DEBRA Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $20,458.45 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, JULIE A Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $20,458.45 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEWADOMSKI, LAURA E Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $20,458.37 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, TERRI M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $20,458.09 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULETT, KRISTIN L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $20,457.78 Date 08/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, KARLA F Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,457.63 Date 01/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, TANYA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,457.63 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FLORIO, TRACY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,457.63 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICCICHE, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,457.63 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERP, MATTHEW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,457.63 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALE, MICHAEL T Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,457.63 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PAMELA A Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $20,457.45 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYNIHAN, HOLLY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,457.38 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOSKE, DONNA M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $20,457.15 Date 07/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LAURA B Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $20,457.14 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAGLUND, MICHELLE Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,456.93 Date 04/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, BARBARA A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,456.40 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIASCHI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,456.36 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, ANDREA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $20,456.29 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Carthage Wilna Fire District Amount $20,456.11 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, GINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,456.07 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JOSEPH L Employer name Albany County Amount $20,456.02 Date 05/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSER, DENISE P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $20,455.84 Date 08/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGONE, NICOLE M Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $20,455.68 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEWELL, MICHELLE L Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $20,455.63 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, LAURENCE V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $20,455.51 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREN, FRANK P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $20,455.51 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCH, BENJAMIN N Employer name Lewis County Amount $20,455.05 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DOREN, ASHLIE N Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $20,455.04 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, RANDY R Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $20,454.88 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEAVE, SHARON L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,454.17 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, ANA M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $20,453.87 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, SANDRA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,453.76 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MARY L Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,453.58 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANATUR, ALLA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,452.80 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SANDRA L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,452.64 Date 04/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, TYRAUN A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $20,452.61 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKIEC, KATHRYN A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $20,451.78 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, KIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $20,451.72 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELROD, EMILY L Employer name Fulton County Amount $20,451.64 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRAHAN, JUDY Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,451.60 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHARD, JOANNE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $20,451.54 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ALFREDO E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,451.47 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, SHELLEY A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $20,450.93 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAKIL, ISMAT Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $20,450.71 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANPHEAR, ANTHONY S Employer name Town of Fine Amount $20,450.51 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRIAN Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $20,450.38 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHEN, JOSHUA J Employer name Town of Brownville Amount $20,449.92 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, GARRETT W Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $20,449.76 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Morris CSD Amount $20,449.26 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVA, SONIA I Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,449.21 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, DANIEL Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $20,449.11 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SANDY Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,448.66 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDICINA, PATRICIA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $20,448.57 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, SONIA J Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $20,448.44 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCARLO, MATTHEW J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $20,448.41 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JOHN R Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $20,447.99 Date 04/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIER, JEAN Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $20,447.95 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, KEVIN J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $20,447.28 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, TAYLER C Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,447.20 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, MARY KAYE Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $20,446.95 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, YVONNE Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $20,446.92 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYLE, ROBERT L, III Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $20,446.68 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, MICHELLE A Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $20,446.62 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIMER, ERIC L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $20,446.53 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PUMA, PATRICIA A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $20,446.47 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA GINNIS, GARLYN E Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $20,446.15 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, LAUREN I Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $20,446.14 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTWELL, MELANIE A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $20,445.94 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTER, BRIANNA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,445.81 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ANTOINETTE D Employer name Akron CSD Amount $20,445.72 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, PAULA M Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $20,445.63 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, KEVIN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $20,445.14 Date 12/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVOTI, SANDRA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $20,445.05 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, MARIAN Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $20,444.68 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ELLEN M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $20,444.58 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THRONEBURG, DANIEL C, III Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $20,444.24 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, LAURA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,444.23 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, LINDA G Employer name Orange County Amount $20,443.88 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISANSAL, DONALD J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $20,443.76 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOVSKY, JANICE I Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $20,443.73 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, JOHN M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,443.57 Date 10/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARBROUGH-KIRKWOOD, PAMELA Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $20,443.54 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBEE-BRADY, LINDA C Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $20,443.24 Date 05/31/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHRIDGE, ANNE E Employer name Broome County Amount $20,442.92 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, PAUL L Employer name Albany County Amount $20,442.76 Date 12/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOOT, CHARLES M Employer name Albany County Amount $20,442.76 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALLO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,442.50 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System