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 MAGARAM, LAWRENCE J Employer name Department of State Amount $20,185.05 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASHANI, JOANNE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,184.39 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JOHN P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $20,184.25 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPLICKI, BARBARA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,183.80 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUERALT, ANTONIETTA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $20,183.72 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANFORD, LISA A Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $20,183.69 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GBEH, TOBY A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $20,183.56 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, ALFONSINA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $20,183.50 Date 11/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, MARGARET M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,183.17 Date 11/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, SONIA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $20,183.14 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CYNTHIA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,183.00 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, FRANK A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $20,181.31 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, RAMONE M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $20,181.29 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, KAITLYNN M Employer name Scio CSD Amount $20,181.06 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, RICHARD L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,180.96 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, CAROL A Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $20,180.93 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, VIRGINIA R Employer name Jefferson County Amount $20,180.91 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCO, DONNA J Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $20,180.44 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAWLY, MARIA M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $20,180.26 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARI BETH Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $20,179.80 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERSCHLEIN, JACQUELINE A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $20,179.25 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEETON, TRACY L Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $20,179.00 Date 12/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HALEY M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $20,178.91 Date 02/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TINA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $20,178.53 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANETTI, AMY J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $20,178.49 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLILAND, SUSAN Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $20,178.43 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, JOANINA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,178.33 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, FRANCES Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $20,178.20 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, NICHOLAS C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $20,178.19 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHERYL L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $20,178.11 Date 04/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSON, JOHN C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $20,178.00 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JAMES L Employer name Erie County Amount $20,177.58 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASS, BARBARA A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $20,177.23 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KEAYSIE J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $20,177.12 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALTI, EMMA S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $20,176.98 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANA, SALVATORE T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $20,176.95 Date 03/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, MICHELE L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $20,176.23 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, MARTIE J Employer name Afton CSD Amount $20,176.10 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, RICHARD A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $20,175.67 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, DONNA T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,175.63 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARME, SARA M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $20,175.56 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ASHLEY K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $20,175.24 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEASKERN, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Village of Union Springs Amount $20,175.00 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, GLORIA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $20,174.82 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SUNSOREE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $20,174.79 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, BARBARA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,174.23 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADKINS, KENNETH H Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $20,174.00 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, DOUGLAS G Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $20,174.00 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, CHRIS ANN P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $20,173.95 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT-BOYCE, SHREEM Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $20,173.71 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGARLATA, ROBERT E Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $20,173.29 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRABS, PALMIRA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $20,173.16 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEARS, CHANTAL N Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,173.14 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGO, TAYLOR M Employer name Galway CSD Amount $20,172.18 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MARGARET D Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $20,171.66 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASH, JOHNDA P Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,171.52 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUSES, ANNE M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $20,171.22 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HALEM, CHANA Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $20,170.78 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMAN, LISA Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $20,170.65 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, THOMAS M Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $20,170.35 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARO, BEVERLY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,170.21 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ANNA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $20,169.99 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, BRENDAN S Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $20,169.69 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAST, GIOVANA Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $20,169.21 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CINDY L Employer name Village of Richfield Springs Amount $20,169.10 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,168.68 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISNER, LINDSEY N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,168.67 Date 03/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROCZEK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $20,168.39 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, WILLIAM Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $20,168.38 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNING, JENNIFER L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $20,168.34 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANO, MICHELLE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $20,168.20 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CYNTHIA L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $20,167.81 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, JOSEPH M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $20,167.77 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANGENBERG, COLIN A Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $20,167.60 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOSHUA M Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $20,167.48 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATGIS, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,167.29 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLES, DARRYL L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,166.56 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, JESSICA M Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $20,166.28 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, SUZANNE A Employer name Fulton Public Library Amount $20,166.06 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARAMUZZO, NICOLE Employer name Town of Dover Amount $20,166.03 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLDINGER, LAURA J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $20,165.81 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEE, STACEY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $20,165.39 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, THOMAS M Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $20,165.11 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, EDMUND J, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $20,164.95 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $20,164.74 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIMAN, KARA Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $20,164.74 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, SANDRA A Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $20,164.57 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, CRISTINA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,163.92 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, NATHANIEL C Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $20,163.90 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, MARILU L Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $20,163.89 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, JACQUELINE S Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $20,163.48 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUSCHKI, MARIE E Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $20,163.44 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, CATHERINE R Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $20,163.43 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, MARTIN C Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $20,162.97 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METERA, BRIAN Z Employer name Town of Union Amount $20,162.39 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBER, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $20,162.37 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALEY, SHANE N Employer name Dutchess County Amount $20,161.96 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FABIO, WILLIAM E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $20,161.87 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, AMANDA L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $20,161.63 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, DONNA A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $20,161.58 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System