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 O'CONNOR, TRISHA Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $19,012.24 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGOTTY, GAYLAND Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $19,011.94 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUTH, LISA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $19,011.75 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNE, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $19,011.69 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLSTEE, REBECCA S Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $19,011.65 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, RONALD B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $19,011.60 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARSTEFANO, NICOLETTE T Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $19,011.22 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, JODIE L Employer name Orange County Amount $19,011.00 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, DEBORAH L Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $19,010.89 Date 03/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY, BARBARA J Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $19,010.84 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNESS, AMANDA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,010.79 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDOWS, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Addison CSD Amount $19,010.73 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIMAN, JESSICA C Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $19,010.65 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, MONA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $19,010.43 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDOW, YVONNE M Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $19,010.41 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,010.16 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBASEK, GRACEANN J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $19,010.12 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SARA B Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $19,009.89 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATCH, RONALD E Employer name Village of Adams Amount $19,009.51 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEETER, LAURA Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $19,009.48 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BENJAMIN P Employer name City of Geneva Amount $19,009.07 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEK, DEBORAH F Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $19,008.91 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, SOL M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,008.77 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, BARRY D Employer name Town of Byron Amount $19,008.75 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSILLICO, ANTONIETTA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $19,008.25 Date 01/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FALL, ARTHUR L Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $19,008.00 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $19,008.00 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, NAOMI C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $19,007.01 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOK, TASHA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $19,006.94 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, JEFFREY C Employer name Town of Richland Amount $19,006.78 Date 12/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $19,006.71 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHUP, LESLIE A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $19,006.02 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GICALE, KRISTEN L Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $19,005.67 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, MAUREEN G Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,004.68 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ANNA J Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $19,004.41 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRECKENGOST, JOSHUA D Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $19,004.30 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITTENDEN, AMBER C Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $19,004.03 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADO, MICHAEL J Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $19,003.95 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $19,002.83 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, SHARON Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $19,002.50 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTON, MEGAN K Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $19,002.42 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIVITA, FRAN C Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $19,002.35 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LINDA Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $19,002.21 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, INGRID F Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $19,002.00 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, BRIGITTE A Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $19,001.65 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, GLADYS Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $19,001.43 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENJIVAR, ROSA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,000.65 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTI, JAMES E Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $19,000.59 Date 11/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANISZEWSKI, LORI L Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $19,000.44 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZIO, SHARI J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $19,000.15 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Watson Amount $19,000.08 Date 04/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANEK, DAVID P Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $19,000.06 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMCHUK, RACHELLE L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $19,000.00 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, DANIEL V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $19,000.00 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, JENNIFER H Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $19,000.00 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARNEAU, DAVID J Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $19,000.00 Date 10/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHIS, ERIC D Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $18,999.99 Date 04/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, BARRY D Employer name Town of Barre Amount $18,999.96 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, CASSANDRA L Employer name Albany County Amount $18,999.69 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REILLY, WILLIAM M Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $18,999.26 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREHAN, KAITLYN M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $18,999.18 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATANELLA, VICKEY M Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $18,999.14 Date 12/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTES, JANNETTE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $18,999.10 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QIAN, BEI F Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $18,998.90 Date 11/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JUDITH A Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $18,998.53 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELINA, CONNOR A Employer name Wayne County Amount $18,998.26 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, SUSAN J Employer name Broome County Amount $18,997.94 Date 02/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, KARIE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $18,997.94 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUNSCHEIDEL, BRENNA C Employer name Erie County Amount $18,997.60 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUTZ, ANGELA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,996.53 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, JULIE A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $18,996.39 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, MARLENE G Employer name Afton CSD Amount $18,996.16 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKENBACH, TERRI L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,995.96 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, JAMES M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,995.87 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDOLFO, DOREEN L Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $18,995.36 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLFORD, TERRI A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $18,995.25 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANEN, DIANE C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $18,994.99 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, VICKI A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $18,994.92 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, ELIZABETH M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $18,994.75 Date 08/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUNE, MEGAN N Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $18,994.55 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCONA, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,994.51 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MAXIMO D Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,993.87 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZEL, MICHELE M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $18,993.68 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, KRISTEN A Employer name Essex County Amount $18,993.60 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, PATRICIA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $18,993.55 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGERIO, PATRICIA G Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $18,993.45 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOZALKOWSKI, TERRI S Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $18,993.16 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISERSON, AMY C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,993.02 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ZEBULON Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,992.32 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, JOHN R Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,992.25 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTER, KAREN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $18,991.95 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLUMBO, KATHY A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $18,991.71 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMON, PATRICIA A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $18,991.66 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, TIMOTHY J Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $18,991.44 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANALE, DONNA D Employer name Orange County Amount $18,990.96 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLA, JOSEPH L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $18,990.87 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $18,990.47 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MAURICE J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $18,990.39 Date 04/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, MARIA W Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,990.10 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, PHYLLIS E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $18,989.45 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System