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 KANTOR, DON R Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $20,207.55 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSE, LOUIS C Employer name City of Elmira Amount $20,207.29 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, JONATHAN Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,206.34 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TIFFANY T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,206.09 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAZZO, CHERYL L Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $20,205.72 Date 08/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURCOMB, JO-ANN Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $20,205.14 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEIER, PATRICIA A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,204.98 Date 02/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAULER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $20,204.82 Date 05/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLAMS, BONITA S Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $20,204.76 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,204.74 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, BROCK A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $20,204.66 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ANNE L Employer name Nyack Library Amount $20,204.65 Date 08/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, SANDRA J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,204.31 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, TAMMIE S Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,204.14 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGHELA, USHA K Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $20,204.14 Date 05/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORONA, DEBRA L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $20,203.70 Date 03/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, MISTY M Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $20,203.52 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACEY, CAROL A Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $20,203.16 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, LAURA A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $20,202.87 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA-ORTEGA, WANDA Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $20,202.82 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHELLE V Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $20,202.55 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERSHERL, JAMES P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,202.53 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DONNA L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $20,202.15 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICHTHORN, SHAUN T Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $20,202.00 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINARD, KONNIE R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $20,202.00 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHN, JUSTEN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,201.98 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INMAN, CAROLYN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $20,201.81 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, GINA L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,201.40 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, CASSIE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $20,201.17 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, DALILA R Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,200.76 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMELLA, MICHAEL F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $20,200.61 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAARAJ, OMAR Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $20,200.05 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, COURTNEY Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $20,199.45 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALCZYNSKI, JENNA E Employer name Erie County Amount $20,198.84 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADDY, ALLYCE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $20,198.40 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, STEPHANIE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,198.40 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDMAN, ROBIN L Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $20,198.21 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKMAN, ROSE M Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $20,198.20 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMS, SARA J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,198.13 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DEVON L Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $20,198.12 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KOREN A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $20,197.47 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSK, EMILY Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,197.42 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORMUTH, MICHELLE A Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $20,197.30 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $20,196.99 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INMAN, JACOB S Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,196.98 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL R Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,196.98 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEN BOUT, DONALD J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $20,196.48 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENINATI, JOY J Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $20,196.18 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLAIR, KAREN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,196.12 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $20,195.49 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, NICHOLAS J Employer name Oswego County Amount $20,195.39 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSHEY, LISA M Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $20,195.31 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,195.18 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, KYARA C Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $20,194.89 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLINGER, KIMBERLY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,194.88 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ANGELA E Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $20,194.78 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFERTY, JULIE Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $20,194.68 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINY, DALTON J Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $20,194.49 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, MICHAEL J, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $20,193.72 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIR, KENNETH W, JR Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $20,193.54 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERMAUL, KENRICK Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $20,192.89 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIN, WILLIAM E Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $20,192.62 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, GUSTAVO Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $20,192.57 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCHICK, MARK I Employer name Village of Gowanda Amount $20,192.34 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERA, TRAVIS L Employer name Village of Ilion Amount $20,192.25 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONELLI, AMANDA J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $20,192.25 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Village of New Hartford Amount $20,192.23 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SARA M Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $20,192.20 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, TYLER J Employer name Chenango County Amount $20,192.05 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFANO, CHRISTINE N Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $20,191.75 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, SETH M Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $20,191.64 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, JAMES T Employer name Niagara County Amount $20,191.20 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, PAMELA J Employer name Town of Austerlitz Amount $20,191.20 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, DAVID Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,190.21 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, WILLIAM H Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $20,190.00 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDIGER, DIANE M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $20,190.00 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOJKA, FRED J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $20,189.71 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOFF, EVAN J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $20,189.54 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDERMUTH, GERALD L, SR Employer name Northville CSD Amount $20,189.50 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, GLORIA Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $20,189.34 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, DIANA L Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $20,189.30 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURSEN, MARY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $20,189.19 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSOTH, PETER B Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $20,189.02 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, DOROTHY M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $20,188.58 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, JUDITH R Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,188.38 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDEBRANDT, ROSA E Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $20,187.68 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, MARC K Employer name Erie County Amount $20,187.67 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, TERRI L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,187.62 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCARELLI, PATRICIA J Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $20,187.50 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, CRUCITA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,187.34 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAISLEY, JASON M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $20,187.12 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, MC KENZIE R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $20,186.79 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYER, BARBARA A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $20,186.65 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIARELLI, JILL S Employer name Town of Newfane Amount $20,186.43 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBIN, TRINITY R Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $20,186.31 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOCHETTI, NANCY G Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $20,186.20 Date 10/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, LUCY Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,185.80 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CRYSTAL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,185.63 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $20,185.40 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, ASHLEIGH N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,185.13 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System