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 VERTETIS, DENISE L Employer name Columbia County Amount $20,420.70 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER-STENCLIK, ELIZABETH L Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $20,420.50 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, SHERRI L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $20,420.48 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, ELENA C Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $20,420.08 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMASHAD, SABAH S Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $20,419.73 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPLEY, ALFARATTA J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $20,419.35 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUERCH, TULA A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $20,419.20 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRENDA G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,419.01 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOMBA, SHANNON L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,418.85 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PORNSAWAN Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $20,418.56 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENITO, TAMMY L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $20,418.48 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAWN, ANNELOUISE Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,418.46 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $20,418.46 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KRIS G Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $20,418.17 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TERRY L Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $20,418.10 Date 01/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARQUHARSON, BEVERLY A Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $20,417.93 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL-ZWART, BARBARA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $20,417.82 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, ELIZABETH C Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $20,417.51 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZUKIEWICZ, MICHAEL Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $20,417.51 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMINES, LILLIS A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,417.01 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARIO, STEFANIE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,416.96 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, TIMOTHY C Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $20,416.80 Date 03/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDUC, KIM M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,416.66 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, JULIE Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $20,416.10 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYRES, J MARSHALL Employer name Town of Conklin Amount $20,416.00 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, KAREN E Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $20,415.56 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHERRY L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $20,415.50 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ANGELY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,415.18 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, SHARON P Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $20,415.03 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, CHRISTINA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,414.68 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LANCE T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $20,414.33 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, MICHELLE L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,414.17 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, VICTORIA A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $20,414.14 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, KAREN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $20,412.20 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, SHANNON A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $20,412.09 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JESSICA Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $20,412.09 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRAKE, PAMELA M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $20,411.58 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, KEITH T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $20,411.52 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCROCCO, ANNA MARIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,410.82 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROOME, HAYLEY E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,410.33 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULEUCIS-VOTRA, ONNAJEAN Employer name Homer CSD Amount $20,410.08 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, SETH M Employer name Salem CSD Amount $20,410.00 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNEGAY, VIVIAN D Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,409.89 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABY, BRIAN M Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $20,409.87 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTED, BRAD J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $20,409.68 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLYRS, DORCEY L Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,409.65 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHEY, CATHERINE M Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,409.65 Date 07/27/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, JOHN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,409.65 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRASHER, JUDD W Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,409.65 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARK A Employer name City of Albany Amount $20,409.65 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHETTEPLACE, EMILY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,409.64 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILDEFONSO, ANNETTE G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,409.50 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, PATRICK H Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $20,409.48 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, ARLENE P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $20,409.27 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSTON, NANCY E Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $20,409.25 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DOUGLAS K Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,409.14 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, KATHLEEN S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,409.01 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, COLLEEN R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $20,408.77 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, HEATHER M Employer name Orange County Amount $20,408.70 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAKAN, ELIZABETH E Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $20,408.68 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA URENA, LEANDRO Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $20,408.04 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRIOTT, MONIQUE F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $20,407.86 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESTNUT, MONIQUE M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $20,407.66 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARACIC, DARLENE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,407.62 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE, PAMELA A Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $20,407.50 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CRAIG D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $20,407.22 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSA, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $20,407.18 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, CARLENE A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $20,406.45 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, KYLE D Employer name Ontario County Amount $20,406.40 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODROBINA, BARBARA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,406.07 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, PATRICIA B Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,405.74 Date 05/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, MELODY J Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,405.29 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRO, STEPHEN D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $20,405.04 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLWIG, LEISA A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $20,405.03 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JOHN G Employer name Town of Islip Amount $20,405.00 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DONALD W Employer name Erie County Amount $20,404.98 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELTZ, HAROLD Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $20,404.81 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATLER, STEVEN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,404.31 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORRANCE, JENNIFER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,404.30 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, ROSE MARIE M Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $20,403.72 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, TOMMIE JO Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,403.62 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANACHEAK, MICHELLE M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $20,403.62 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULLA, JESSICA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,402.93 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWITCHELL, MANUELA Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $20,402.67 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BRYN D Employer name Washington County Amount $20,402.20 Date 06/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVE, DUANE R Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $20,402.01 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, STEPHANIE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,401.94 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, KAREN C Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $20,401.51 Date 09/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARERI, MICHAEL A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $20,401.24 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, HEIDI L Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $20,401.20 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ROBIN D Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $20,400.92 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANCHYK, MAUREEN C Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $20,400.34 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBERRY, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,400.31 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, LAUREN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,400.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DONALD T Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $20,400.00 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVIA, ALEXANDER W Employer name Erie County Amount $20,399.80 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KENDRA J Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $20,399.15 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, KEVIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $20,398.87 Date 03/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZESE, TANISHA M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $20,398.67 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSCELYN, LESLIE K Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,398.42 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System