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 DE COOK, NORMA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $19,598.15 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KELLY-ANNE Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $19,598.15 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, VICTORIA R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $19,597.70 Date 07/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONICA, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $19,597.00 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, BEVERLY A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $19,597.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIGAN, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $19,597.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARZO, JACQUELINE L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $19,596.98 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARE, CANDI M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $19,596.84 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, KAYLA M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $19,596.57 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUBY, KATHERINE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $19,596.48 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, SARRA E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $19,596.40 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, LAURIE ANN Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $19,596.30 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBS, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Wayne County Amount $19,596.14 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGELMANN, KAREN Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $19,596.14 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPATH, JILL L Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $19,595.86 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILL, MATTHEW X Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $19,595.77 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $19,595.45 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, LYNN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $19,595.34 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, SYARRA L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $19,594.82 Date 08/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, BIBI R Employer name NYC Judges Amount $19,594.80 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SARAH L Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $19,594.67 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORER, JOHN M, III Employer name Village of Phelps Amount $19,594.01 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOYD, JOANNE B Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $19,593.98 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRY, LARRY A Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $19,593.78 Date 10/21/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPENCER, WILLIAM KJ Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $19,593.57 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAGE, MELANIE M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $19,593.46 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ELLEN M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $19,593.37 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFRANCIS, CELINA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,593.29 Date 04/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, PAMELA L Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $19,593.07 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, ANTHONY J Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $19,592.87 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RENEE M Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $19,592.67 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, ROXANNE M Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $19,592.60 Date 12/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, NATALIE Employer name Orange County Amount $19,592.52 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, CHARLENE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $19,591.92 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RZEPKA, ANNETTE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $19,591.82 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, MICHELLE E Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $19,591.74 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $19,591.56 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SCOTT J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $19,591.54 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMEDO, KATHERINE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,591.14 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, PAULETTE Y Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $19,591.07 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, MARY A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $19,590.54 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, ELIZABETH A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $19,589.94 Date 08/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, DAPHNE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,589.64 Date 09/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, BRENDA L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $19,588.90 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $19,588.03 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, VIRGINIA FOX Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $19,587.63 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, TAMMY J Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $19,587.41 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISKA, PATRICIA D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $19,587.30 Date 05/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, MARIAN T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,587.29 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDETTE, AMANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,587.14 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, TYLER L Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $19,586.89 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RHOADES, JEREMIAH J Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $19,586.78 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERIGUETE, ANGIE M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $19,586.18 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAZRAEE, NAHID S Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $19,585.80 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHOURI, NADIA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $19,585.76 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOZWIK, LIA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $19,584.50 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSCIANO, ROBERT A Employer name Dix Hills Fire District Amount $19,584.14 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNIGLE, RYAN W Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $19,584.09 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODGERS, WENDY S Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $19,583.89 Date 03/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBYLASKI, NANCY J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $19,583.80 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FLORENCE G Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $19,583.67 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIOLE, PAUL J Employer name Albany County Amount $19,583.17 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, MARY JO Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $19,582.96 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BAIN, JEREMY Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $19,582.91 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLLUS, JACQUELINE M Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $19,582.49 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMARK, LISA A Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $19,582.44 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOCK, LORI A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $19,581.79 Date 12/30/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKENBERRY, ALEX M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $19,581.46 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DUSTIN A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $19,581.25 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, SHARON Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $19,581.19 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,581.11 Date 10/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, THOMAS R Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $19,580.99 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, VICKI S Employer name Candor CSD Amount $19,580.82 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE-HUDSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $19,580.80 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, ANDREW MJ Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $19,580.02 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHR, CHARLES A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,580.00 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, KARI A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $19,579.92 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBECKI, CARLY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $19,579.60 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMISA, ANTOINETTE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $19,579.59 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETIER, MARGARET B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $19,579.56 Date 04/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLEUR, MARY E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $19,579.50 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, ARLENE S Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $19,579.30 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUTY, RYAN W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $19,578.71 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFORD, GABRIELLE A P Employer name Nassau County Amount $19,578.60 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAICHER, WILLIAM T Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,578.46 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEDZIEWSKI, ROBIN M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $19,578.21 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNN, SARAH A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $19,577.80 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUZZI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $19,577.54 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JONES, LAURA A Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $19,577.33 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, LA'TASHA S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $19,576.70 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSNER, JAYSON H Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $19,576.49 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, ALEC S Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $19,576.45 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELINE, KARL R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $19,575.47 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEIXEIRA, MANUEL A, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $19,575.46 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, STACEY L Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $19,575.28 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JASMIN I Employer name Orange County Amount $19,575.26 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, DAKODA R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $19,574.73 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MARION M Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $19,574.35 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LESLY C Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $19,574.35 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAVONE, AVA M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $19,574.26 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System