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 STACKHOUSE, SHAWN K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $19,207.38 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, VANESSA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $19,207.04 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $19,206.93 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JODI A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $19,206.62 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSSIER, GARY T Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $19,206.16 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNUSON, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $19,205.88 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GANGI, ERICA R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $19,205.63 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSSON, DEANNE E Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $19,205.61 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ALYSSA D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,205.49 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, SCOTT A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $19,205.45 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, ROBERT E, III Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $19,205.44 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMOSEN, CYNTHIA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,205.39 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, JOSEPH P Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $19,205.36 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKERT, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,205.31 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, MELISSA Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $19,205.29 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SEAN M P Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $19,204.70 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, KAREN L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $19,204.22 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, ROY M Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $19,204.06 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKELSTEIN, EMMA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $19,204.04 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFFMAN, LUCINE M Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $19,204.02 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUAX, SHARON L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $19,203.76 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, ELIZABETH B Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $19,203.61 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDOM, ROBERT D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $19,203.41 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BIER, CAROL L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $19,203.36 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSER, JANET E Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $19,203.30 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERINGER, LISA L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $19,203.24 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, FRED R Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $19,202.64 Date 09/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWBHAJAN, MAHARANIE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $19,202.31 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ANDREW C Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $19,202.26 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAFATONE, PHYLLIS M Employer name Orange County Amount $19,201.83 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MARIA Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $19,201.53 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERICK, GREG R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $19,201.06 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, EDWARD J Employer name Essex County Amount $19,200.74 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, JOSEPH M Employer name Essex County Amount $19,200.74 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, STEPHEN R Employer name Essex County Amount $19,200.74 Date 01/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITI, ROBERT T Employer name Essex County Amount $19,200.74 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYRON, VICTORIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,200.63 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, EVELYN C Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $19,199.44 Date 08/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, ROXY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,199.40 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEWKSBURY, ELISE M Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $19,199.40 Date 05/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, JOHN G Employer name Jefferson County Amount $19,198.90 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEITHAN, WADE L Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $19,198.65 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAMES M Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $19,198.52 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, STACEY L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $19,198.44 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKEE, BETH A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $19,198.27 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MARIE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $19,197.80 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, TINA M Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $19,197.80 Date 01/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARONS, ANIKA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,197.30 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, LISA M Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $19,195.88 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARINGA, CURT C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $19,195.72 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEFLER, JAMES W, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $19,195.47 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHAN, ANDREA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $19,195.45 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJOHN, CORRINA J Employer name Newark CSD Amount $19,195.37 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANABURGH, AMANDA Employer name Putnam County Amount $19,195.10 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWE, RICHARD E Employer name Town of Riga Amount $19,195.06 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICARE, SHERYL A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $19,195.03 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, WENDY L Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $19,195.00 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGUIRI, DIANE P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $19,194.82 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $19,194.65 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHM, RIAN A Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,194.49 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ROBERT Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $19,194.23 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LAWRENCE J Employer name Erie County Amount $19,194.21 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOREMAN, HELEN L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $19,194.06 Date 04/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, JOHN M Employer name Town of North Collins Amount $19,194.00 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, LLORA Employer name Bolton CSD Amount $19,193.87 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPPA, JOSEPH F Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $19,193.76 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, ANN Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $19,193.17 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, TINA M Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $19,192.96 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGILA, DONNA J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $19,192.95 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, VICTORIA M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $19,192.94 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, DEBORAH A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $19,192.86 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $19,192.83 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, DAWN Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $19,192.77 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTT, PATRICIA Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $19,192.62 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIARI, PHILIP L Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $19,192.50 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, KELLY M Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $19,192.47 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRANTON, GLORIA C Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $19,191.76 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, ELIZABETH M Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $19,191.53 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, ROBERT K, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,191.51 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DAVID W Employer name Erie County Amount $19,191.19 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACUNA, JANIS A Employer name Somers CSD Amount $19,190.93 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LISA M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $19,190.88 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CHEYNE, BARRY A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $19,190.53 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELSON, KRISTOPHER D Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,190.52 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALID, HINNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,190.35 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, ANGELA A Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $19,190.23 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYPKEMA, KEVIN Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $19,189.68 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, GARY C Employer name Albion CSD Amount $19,189.66 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, EDWARD S Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $19,188.92 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURACA, ERINA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $19,188.83 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDELL, LYDIA Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $19,188.72 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONETTE, JANET B Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $19,188.66 Date 03/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNHEIMER, BARBARA A Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $19,188.55 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHAWANDA C Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,188.43 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORNOF, CATHLEEN A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $19,187.94 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, MICHAEL N Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $19,187.79 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVSAK, JUAN Employer name Ulster County Amount $19,187.50 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTRAN, JAN J Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $19,187.41 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, PAMELA J Employer name Victor CSD Amount $19,187.32 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, AMY E Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $19,186.97 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System