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 ELLIS, GLENN M Employer name Town of Owego Amount $20,312.06 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPARATTI, LUCA Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $20,312.05 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIST, SALLY A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $20,311.86 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSCHKEL, LORI A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $20,311.43 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, MICHELE L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $20,311.18 Date 09/01/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CARMELA J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,310.00 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, CLINT C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $20,309.82 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHRISTINE L Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $20,309.59 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, LISA A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $20,309.03 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAR, DEBRA Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,308.96 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER-PROPPER, IRIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $20,308.88 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLENBECK, SCOTT B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $20,308.82 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, BRANDON M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $20,308.55 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKEWICZ, CINDY E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $20,308.20 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, SHERRI Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $20,308.04 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, TRACY L Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $20,307.97 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, JOAN I Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,307.51 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPSKI, NANCY L Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $20,307.40 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, LISA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,307.30 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBAUM, WILLIAM A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $20,307.06 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES-SHUTTS, WILDA Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $20,306.75 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETACCI, CHRISTINA L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,306.63 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, JEAN Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $20,306.54 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, ELIZABETH Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $20,306.17 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DARRELL T Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $20,306.14 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIPIKAS, ANN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,305.86 Date 02/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ANA R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,305.81 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LAURA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,305.80 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCHLEE, CINDY L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $20,305.62 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYKES, AMY B Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $20,305.25 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDENHOLM, JAMIE L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $20,304.66 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANO, DEBORA R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,304.07 Date 12/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, PENNY L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,303.80 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ANGELIQUE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $20,303.20 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $20,303.13 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYE, SHAKENYA L Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $20,302.80 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, KAREN D Employer name Peru CSD Amount $20,302.59 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBY, JEREMY L Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,302.53 Date 05/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Portville CSD Amount $20,302.44 Date 03/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEY, JEANNE MARIE Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $20,301.90 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGLIA, MARIA R Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $20,301.88 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONT-PICCOLINO, LISA K Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $20,301.85 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIN, JIYUN ELIZABETH L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $20,301.82 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, COURTNEY E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $20,301.70 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODEMAN, JOHN E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,301.67 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAY, ENA M Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $20,301.44 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, YEHUDA Y Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $20,301.34 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIKE, PATRICIA M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $20,301.27 Date 08/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRICH, JAMIE D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,301.11 Date 05/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, CYNTHIA A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $20,301.03 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARY, SCOTT M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $20,300.88 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, PATRICIA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,300.51 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, HEIDI A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $20,300.48 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, COLLEEN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $20,299.99 Date 05/18/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORGANSKI, RACHEL Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,299.76 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, DOLLY C Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $20,299.32 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, NANCY Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $20,298.70 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $20,298.58 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZICZEK, AMBER L Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $20,298.54 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, BRADLEY A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $20,298.33 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, JAMES W Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $20,298.28 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ-OJEDA, JENNIFER A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $20,298.27 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ADAM L Employer name Orange County Amount $20,298.22 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSERSMITH, JOHN H Employer name Victor CSD Amount $20,298.06 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANI, BRANDON M Employer name Otsego County Amount $20,297.69 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, SUSAN K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,297.65 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $20,297.53 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, JANET Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,297.02 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAROAH, LAURIE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,296.97 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGONEGRO, CHRISTINE Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $20,296.72 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBEK, AMBER A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,296.56 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBURN, M KATHALEEN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $20,296.46 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITAN, ANNETTE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $20,296.45 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, ROBERT L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $20,296.32 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LISA A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $20,295.97 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, JAMIE-RENEE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,295.90 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIGEL, MICHAEL Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $20,295.76 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPUE, SEAN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,295.68 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.LOUIS, ALEX J Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $20,294.97 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, BENJAMIN C Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $20,294.74 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEN BOSCH, KAREN E Employer name Otsego County Amount $20,294.51 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, MONIQUA J Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $20,294.49 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRIDGET A Employer name Niagara County Amount $20,294.39 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, RITA Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,294.32 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREVELL, KENNETH J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,294.29 Date 12/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORKE, MARY ANN K Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $20,294.25 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, JEANNE F Employer name City of Rome Amount $20,294.01 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, MICHELLE Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $20,293.91 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SATOYA M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $20,293.55 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMUS, SONIA E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,293.52 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DUSTIN R Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $20,293.36 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANZO, MEGAN L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $20,293.36 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROBERTIS, LOUIS A Employer name Islip Public Library Amount $20,293.19 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CHITINA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $20,293.18 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DONNA B Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $20,292.92 Date 03/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLERI, MARYANN P Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $20,292.90 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Rockland County Amount $20,292.79 Date 09/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTILUS, HERODE Employer name Rockland County Amount $20,292.79 Date 09/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRYSHOW, HOWARD H Employer name Rockland County Amount $20,292.78 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA URENA, LEANDRO Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $20,292.10 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System