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 DAVIS, JEAN M Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $19,162.40 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, AMBER A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $19,162.21 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, RANDY Employer name Village of Suffern Amount $19,162.08 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETURO, KATHLEEN Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $19,161.90 Date 06/12/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYER-TYRE, DAVID Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $19,161.83 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POEHLMANN, JULIA E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $19,161.71 Date 03/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINAN, SUSAN H Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $19,161.69 Date 11/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CINDY S Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $19,161.67 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, WESLEY T Employer name Cayuga County Amount $19,161.02 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, CHELSEA L Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $19,160.90 Date 12/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, BRANDON E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $19,160.48 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, LORRI L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $19,160.42 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, ESTHER M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,160.38 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, JILL M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $19,160.29 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPLES, ARLETA M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $19,160.23 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISLER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $19,160.15 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGURA, RAFAL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $19,160.06 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ITALIA R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,159.76 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUITER-GRAHAM, BETTY Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $19,159.65 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER-PAWLICZAK, DAWN M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $19,159.62 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, ANNE M Employer name New City Library Amount $19,159.53 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY R Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $19,159.32 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YECKLEY, ERICA C Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $19,159.20 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEN, HEATHER L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,158.66 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAWEK, LAURA A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $19,157.96 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, INTIAZ A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $19,157.90 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ORLANDO, IRENE M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $19,157.67 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLMAN, WILLIAM B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $19,157.51 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRADEK, MARINA Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $19,157.39 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, HECTOR N Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $19,157.36 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, JULIE A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $19,157.24 Date 10/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAURYSKI, JOSEPH J Employer name Steuben County Amount $19,156.86 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, MATTHEW R Employer name Mid Hudson Library System Amount $19,156.74 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESTA, CAROLYN R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,156.50 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, SEAN M Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $19,155.79 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WICKS, NICOLE R Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $19,155.54 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSIGLIA, JUDITH C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $19,155.47 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, MICHAEL E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $19,155.41 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANDEFER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $19,155.11 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KRISTIE Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $19,154.80 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, DEBRA A Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $19,154.50 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, VICTORIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $19,154.39 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, LORI A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $19,154.31 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, MELISSA R Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $19,154.02 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,153.72 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALPERT, LAUREN E Employer name City of Albany Amount $19,153.52 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, EMILY J Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $19,153.40 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, BONNIE J Employer name Canton CSD Amount $19,153.35 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, LORI S Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $19,152.93 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEY, RICHARD A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $19,152.83 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MARUFA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $19,152.76 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLDO, CHRISTINE L Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $19,152.62 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKNIGHT, JOANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,152.33 Date 11/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, CLIONA A Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $19,152.32 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANOUE, MICHELLE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $19,152.15 Date 11/20/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHINGER, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Deerpark Amount $19,152.11 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, HARRY J, II Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $19,152.00 Date 06/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, DANIEL S Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $19,151.91 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZIEL, SARAH A Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $19,151.86 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALSKI, TODD V Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $19,151.58 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADLE, JOSEPH T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $19,151.53 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, EUGENE RYAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $19,151.24 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRINGS, VALDEA E Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $19,151.23 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON-SWAUGER, TANYA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $19,151.12 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTHISER, RONALD P Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $19,150.80 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, MARIE A Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $19,150.78 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AUDREY E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $19,150.65 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLK, CRYSTAL Y Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $19,150.00 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIN, BARBARA Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $19,149.55 Date 02/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, ROBERTO Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,149.35 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZETTA, ANNA R Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $19,149.27 Date 11/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREESE, KENNETH H Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $19,149.00 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINCK, JANET B Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $19,149.00 Date 01/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANTROWITZ, HUILIN Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $19,148.90 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, TUNISIA N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,148.80 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBAUER, KIRK Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,148.77 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, ARLYNN P Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $19,148.55 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, SARAH J Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $19,148.54 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVASALMI, LISA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $19,148.43 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDERS, FRANCIE A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $19,148.35 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CARMEN M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $19,148.25 Date 08/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, CHARLES Y J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $19,147.57 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, MITZIE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $19,147.51 Date 03/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PATRICIA K Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $19,147.39 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, KAY L Employer name Cortland County Amount $19,147.35 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, SETH M Employer name Wayne County Amount $19,147.24 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DYLAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $19,147.14 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, LUCAS A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $19,146.90 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISENBURG, GEORGINA Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $19,146.30 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, CORY L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $19,145.83 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELIO, JAIME Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $19,145.75 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAN, VIRGINIA E Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $19,145.14 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYOTT, BARBARA J Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $19,145.14 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAPET, ANGELA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $19,144.85 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAILLET, EVELYN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $19,144.64 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CAROL L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $19,144.32 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DEBRA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $19,144.19 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCUS-MYMAN, MELISSA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $19,143.96 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMILLARD, WILLIAM J Employer name Cortland County Amount $19,143.25 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, THERESA L Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $19,143.14 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System