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 ERNST, MATTHEW M Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,430.34 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCHILLI, MARLA J Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $19,430.07 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, DAVID J Employer name Village of Nissequogue Amount $19,429.97 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIANCOLA, ERIC N Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $19,429.95 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, CARRIANNE J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,429.70 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, SANDRA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,429.26 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, KAREN H Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $19,428.45 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSLEY, ALICIA C Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $19,428.33 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVROMMATIS, NORA E Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $19,428.18 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IQBAL, MAUREEN Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $19,427.85 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONALLO, MARCO Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $19,427.78 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JACQUELINE Employer name Herkimer County Amount $19,427.33 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITELRY, ALBERT I Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $19,427.24 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETWILER, BRYAN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,427.10 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFF, COREY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,427.10 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MICHAEL C JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,426.59 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLAZLO, KRZYSZTOT J Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,426.59 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIST, HEATHER W Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $19,426.30 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUBA, AMY K Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $19,426.15 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, JOANNE E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $19,426.14 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SUZANNE S Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $19,425.50 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, LAURIE P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,424.65 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RENEE M Employer name Morris CSD Amount $19,424.12 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, OCIE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $19,423.98 Date 03/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONNEAU, ROBERT L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $19,423.93 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, NANCY F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,423.74 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEEF, KADIE M Employer name Akron CSD Amount $19,423.39 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENDLER, SUSAN M Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $19,423.10 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSECAR, JACQUELINE A Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $19,422.81 Date 07/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZ, TAMMY JO Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $19,422.72 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADOLNY, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,422.12 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALK, THERESA A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $19,421.79 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACEY, CAROL A Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $19,421.24 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBMEHL, LINDA Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $19,421.22 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TIFFANY S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,421.17 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSTAKOS, JAMES, III Employer name Nassau County Amount $19,421.00 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, SHERRY L Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $19,420.81 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOW, ALECHIA E Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $19,420.63 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, ASHLEY M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,420.50 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLOMAN, JULANNE N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $19,420.49 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, JOYCE A Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $19,419.92 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, HEIDI G Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $19,419.57 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREY, YVONNE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $19,419.36 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIGRO, DANIELA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $19,419.21 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ALBANIA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,418.99 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, BARBARA J Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $19,418.76 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGGIERI, DESIREE Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $19,418.28 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, BILLIE J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $19,418.27 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITCH, GAYLE M Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $19,418.19 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAMMY C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $19,418.06 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name READ, MARK K Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $19,417.97 Date 06/29/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDZEL, KELLI A Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $19,417.64 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, CATHYANN Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,417.63 Date 06/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTON, TRACY J Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $19,417.40 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREHM, CHRISTINE E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $19,417.30 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, JAYANN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $19,417.20 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARIE P Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $19,417.04 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, RACHEL Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,416.76 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILTON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,416.42 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLA, KIMBERLY S Employer name Perry CSD Amount $19,416.30 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHEN, ABIGAIL A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $19,415.89 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, REBECCA A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $19,415.70 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, STACIE L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $19,415.62 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDEN, CLARE M VOGT Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $19,415.60 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDE, ANN MARIE Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $19,415.13 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCATTE, TRAVIS J Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $19,415.12 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, WENDY E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $19,414.60 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LATIA V Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $19,413.59 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, SCHINIQUA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $19,413.34 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES, MARILIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $19,413.09 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGER, CRISTIN R Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $19,413.06 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHTAYYEH, TAGRID T Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $19,412.95 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDERBRANT, SANDRA J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $19,411.86 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, GARY A Employer name Erie County Amount $19,411.84 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSON, DANIELLE N Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $19,411.55 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, MARY E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $19,410.94 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRYAN M Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $19,410.88 Date 01/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, MONICA E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,410.67 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHADJEHTURIAN, TINA Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $19,410.64 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRITTANY L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $19,410.60 Date 09/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISITZA, ASHLEY A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $19,410.16 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPRE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $19,410.14 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CONSTANCE R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $19,409.96 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOSH, LAURIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $19,409.69 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPAK, MELISSA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,409.41 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $19,409.15 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBERT, CHAD J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,408.92 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASKO, DEBRA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $19,408.73 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, MARYLOU Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $19,408.68 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SHARON L Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $19,408.04 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACH, MICHAELANN S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $19,407.91 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARIA A Employer name Rockland County Amount $19,407.83 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MIKAELA KELLY D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,407.75 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ALLEN K Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $19,407.72 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORK, FRANK A Employer name Erie County Amount $19,407.70 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, HAROLD A Employer name Genesee County Amount $19,407.69 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDUCCI, JESSICA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,407.59 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMERA, LISA M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $19,407.57 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, WILLIAM C, III Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $19,407.57 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLESS, DONNA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $19,407.45 Date 02/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System