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 WILLIAMS, LORENZA G Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $19,775.29 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLE, KAREN L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $19,775.24 Date 09/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, GERALD F Employer name Middle Hope Fire District Amount $19,775.14 Date 03/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDROP, CHRISTINE L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,774.98 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU MONT, DIANE R Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,774.97 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUE, TOMICA Y Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $19,774.78 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, MARCELLE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $19,774.74 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEANG, MEI HENG Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $19,774.47 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, SALLY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $19,774.38 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBERSTEIN, BROCK O Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $19,774.18 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, COLEEN M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $19,774.09 Date 08/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, NYDIA Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $19,774.00 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZNIAKAS, BARBARA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $19,773.65 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, IZIAH T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $19,773.02 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITS, NICOLE E Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $19,772.99 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZO, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $19,772.94 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, RAYMOND E Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $19,772.50 Date 04/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECOR, JOY Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $19,772.18 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIENIASZEK, ROBERT A Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $19,771.88 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, DAVID A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $19,771.49 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELAND, SANYA A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $19,771.46 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ANTONIO Employer name City of Troy Amount $19,771.27 Date 06/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLOSKY, JACOB M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $19,771.18 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, TONINE C Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $19,771.18 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, PEGGY A Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $19,771.00 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, DONNA M Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $19,770.67 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENES, DANIEL O Employer name Legislative Messenger Service Amount $19,770.65 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SUSAN M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $19,770.61 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA CRUZ, YOELFRY J Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $19,770.59 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $19,770.55 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHRANCE, ZEMIAN T Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $19,770.50 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEEHAN, SUSANNE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $19,770.42 Date 08/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, HORACE T Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $19,770.34 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGRO, ROBIN F Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $19,770.29 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, COLLEEN M Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $19,770.00 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFER, DANA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $19,769.87 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, LARRY Q Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $19,769.80 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACERES, MARIE C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,769.76 Date 03/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUREL, MICHAEL E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $19,769.74 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZARD, CARRIE I Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $19,769.28 Date 02/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEHBOUNI, HOUDA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,768.98 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, KRISTA K Employer name Wyoming County Amount $19,768.49 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSON, LINDA J Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $19,768.31 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVER, BECKY L Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $19,768.07 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUHEME, ERIN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $19,767.56 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDOR, DANA L, MRS Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $19,767.56 Date 10/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZZELL, DANIEL F Employer name Schuyler County Amount $19,767.19 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Chili Amount $19,767.10 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, NAOMI A Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,766.75 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JERRY A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $19,766.71 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOHN T Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $19,766.59 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $19,766.42 Date 02/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, SAMANTHA K Employer name Oneida County Amount $19,766.38 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALTSMAN, DONNA J Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $19,766.36 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, NICKY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,766.31 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVE, CARMEN M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,765.98 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $19,765.67 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZATTONI, CATHERINE R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $19,765.66 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKELHAUPT, CODY A Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $19,765.58 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRALA, ZOFIA T Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $19,765.55 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, NICHOLE M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $19,765.44 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPPARD, BRENDAN P Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,765.36 Date 04/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, MILDRED Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,765.12 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCKEL, SUSAN A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $19,765.09 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDDEN, LEWIS D Employer name Portville CSD Amount $19,764.87 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPANZANO, MARIA S Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $19,764.55 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, VIRGINIA Employer name Orange County Amount $19,764.34 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANFROCCO, LOUIS A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $19,764.33 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, BRENT A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $19,764.22 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, DAVID A Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $19,763.93 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MICHELLE A Employer name Department of Law Amount $19,763.76 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, HELEN C Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $19,763.69 Date 02/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, TRACY L Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $19,763.33 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGL, MANFRED E Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $19,763.26 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTER, DANIEL J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $19,763.18 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGS, ALICIA L Employer name Orange County Amount $19,763.11 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, TONI-ANN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,762.97 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, FREDERICK G, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $19,762.90 Date 04/17/1963 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOX, MICHAEL J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $19,762.60 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, DAVID Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,761.57 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, JACQUELINE J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $19,761.25 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POBLOCKI, MARYANN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $19,761.25 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGOS, SUSAN L Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $19,760.85 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVRIL, MULDRID Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $19,760.82 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTER, STACY J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,760.68 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, GUY E Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $19,760.58 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTLY-WATSON, MARCIA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $19,760.47 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, LOUISE Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $19,760.32 Date 06/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, CARMEN Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $19,760.13 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMAN, BRENDON L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $19,760.08 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, SALOMON Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $19,760.00 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, JASON Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $19,759.70 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, NICKOLE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,759.65 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKE, MATILDA F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,759.32 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZA, MARK J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $19,759.30 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ NOVILLO, AGUSTINA Employer name Rockland County Amount $19,759.21 Date 11/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTE, NICODEME F Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $19,759.12 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, ROBERT V Employer name Town of Urbana Amount $19,758.90 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, TERRI G Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $19,758.90 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, CHERYL A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $19,758.75 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System