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 COLLINS, EIREANN Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $19,925.61 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $19,925.40 Date 08/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANCZEWSKI, MARIA C Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $19,925.28 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, DEBRA K Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $19,925.07 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, SARA E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $19,925.03 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROME, VICTOR A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $19,924.63 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROES, MARIE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,924.02 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRISTOFARO, JOHN R Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $19,923.77 Date 08/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARRISON, EILEEN M Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $19,923.74 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, JAMES Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $19,923.67 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIOSI, CARMELA Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $19,923.50 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANICHUK, OKSANA B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,923.40 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DARLINA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $19,922.80 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $19,922.50 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUBEK, KATHRYN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $19,922.46 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KATHARINE R Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $19,922.42 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCARO, RONNI Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $19,922.20 Date 03/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGYAR, VANESSA R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,922.04 Date 07/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERITELLI, SAMANTHA J Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $19,921.75 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDMAN, JESSE J Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $19,921.41 Date 05/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MICHELE Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $19,921.11 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMLY, GREGORY P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $19,921.05 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, ROXANNE G Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $19,921.03 Date 08/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, MICHAEL R Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $19,920.80 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YERATMA I Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $19,920.64 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSANO, NICOLE C Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $19,920.56 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, HELEN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $19,920.04 Date 07/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, LORI A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $19,919.93 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEAR, CHRISTINE A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $19,919.41 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKELSTEIN, MYRNA Employer name North Bellmore Public Library Amount $19,919.25 Date 05/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIUFFETELLI, ANTHONY J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $19,919.12 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYEGUE, KESTER I Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $19,918.68 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, DAMARIS Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $19,918.45 Date 03/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUEL, PATRICIA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $19,917.11 Date 08/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDFORD, JAMIE S Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $19,916.90 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, SANDRA L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $19,916.66 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLBAUGH, NODJA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $19,915.64 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHELLE R Employer name Chemung County Amount $19,915.60 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTIN, SHARON T Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $19,915.56 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTZ, MAUREEN G Employer name Town of Wayne Amount $19,915.47 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILE, AIDEN W Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $19,915.40 Date 12/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, ROXANNE C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $19,915.06 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, BRYAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $19,915.00 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE, DONNA M Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $19,914.77 Date 03/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTZ, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $19,914.75 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIA, ROSA M Employer name Bryant Library Amount $19,914.51 Date 01/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEONE, VIRGINIA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $19,914.41 Date 09/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIM, DEBRA A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $19,914.35 Date 02/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCH, JENNIFER M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $19,914.19 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ORDEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $19,914.16 Date 01/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLENBACHER, POLLY H Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $19,913.92 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFZAL, MUHAMMAD S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $19,913.71 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGYEAR, TODD J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $19,913.65 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DIMAS A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $19,913.53 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATIE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $19,913.53 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHERINE S Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $19,913.45 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROSA, CRISTINA Employer name Greene County Amount $19,913.40 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPPE, JANET M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $19,912.93 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WCELA-VALENTI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,912.88 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, KAITLIN E Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $19,912.28 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, SUSAN K Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $19,912.09 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ-HEIGL, JAMIEE T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,911.71 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, SUSAN J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $19,911.54 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND, DENICE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,910.79 Date 10/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, SEAN H Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $19,910.56 Date 06/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALASKA, STEVEN A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $19,909.83 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KYLE E Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $19,909.61 Date 12/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODARO, NICHOLAS M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $19,908.92 Date 08/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLEY, LISA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,908.26 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIO, MARJORIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $19,908.25 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRO, KATRINA M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $19,907.76 Date 09/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVESAY, EMILY V Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $19,907.68 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, DAWN M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $19,907.67 Date 11/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KAL P Employer name Erie County Amount $19,907.57 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, JOHN R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,906.96 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILGER, MARY C Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,906.89 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEETGE, CHANDRA D Employer name Department of Law Amount $19,906.74 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KELLY M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $19,906.74 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPORSKY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,906.32 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSZA, KRISTA L Employer name Alden CSD Amount $19,906.26 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, RONALD F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,906.20 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUOWN, DEBRA A Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $19,905.96 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANCE, GEORGE T, SR Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $19,905.75 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORKE, JOAN Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $19,905.63 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ROSEANN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $19,905.31 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBILO, KIMBERLEE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $19,904.66 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPANSKI, KIRSTEN Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $19,904.59 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUHAS, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Wilna Amount $19,903.89 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERES, STACY M Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $19,903.48 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, JA'SEAN D Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $19,903.45 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, THOMAS C Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $19,902.92 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMARTER, DAVID T Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,902.86 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, ELEANOR J Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $19,902.75 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITKIN, LORA A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $19,902.72 Date 05/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSMER, DAVID F Employer name Town of Collins Amount $19,902.36 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULRAIN, KIMBERLEY R Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $19,901.38 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NJABI, ELIZABETH M Employer name Orange County Amount $19,900.90 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, A PATRICIA Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $19,900.77 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNEY, SUZANNE H Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $19,900.50 Date 02/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCHUN, GERTRUDE Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $19,899.84 Date 10/08/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System