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 FERRARO, CHARLES J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $18,921.59 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, JACQUELINE G Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $18,921.20 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, MARILYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,921.00 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, HELEN C Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $18,921.00 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DIANE L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,920.42 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, GAYLE L Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $18,920.41 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, RYAN S Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $18,920.38 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBY, SUSAN E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $18,920.30 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, JANETTE M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $18,920.28 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, GEORGE R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $18,919.73 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, SHERRI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $18,919.49 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, NICOLE S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $18,919.41 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, LINDA S Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $18,918.45 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, DIANE R Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $18,918.30 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERMAN, NICHOLAS M Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $18,918.00 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY-ELLIOTT, KELLY A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $18,917.59 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, SUSAN L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,917.55 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ELLEN A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $18,917.55 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, DEBRA A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $18,917.42 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KAREN H Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $18,917.33 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ROXANNE Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,916.97 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTER, LISA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,916.67 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEBE, GIANNA N Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $18,916.51 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICA, JENNIFER A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $18,916.03 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, JONATHAN R Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,915.40 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCHINELLI, BARBARA J Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $18,915.08 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, KYLE S Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,915.00 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARGA, LUKE F Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $18,914.28 Date 12/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, HENRY Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $18,914.16 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMBALO, PAUL T Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $18,914.15 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JEFFREY A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $18,914.06 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADORN, LOIS Y Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $18,913.90 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINN, WILLIAM G Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $18,913.05 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELORANTO, CATHERINE K Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $18,912.88 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ALICE M Employer name Cortland County Amount $18,912.60 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, KASIE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $18,912.53 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNY, KATHRYN E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,912.51 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDQUIST, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,912.50 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, MELVIN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,912.50 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAFFEI, BIANCA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,912.18 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKLEY, SUSAN H Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $18,912.00 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, SUSAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,911.88 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISING, BEVERLY P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,911.77 Date 10/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGIESTA, DANIEL L Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $18,911.57 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, JACKLYN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,911.42 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MICA, STEVEN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $18,911.20 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALAGAN, VALERIE J Employer name Victor CSD Amount $18,911.01 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LATASHIA M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $18,910.93 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JOSHUA H Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $18,910.78 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONSKY, TAMI S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,910.76 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINUCCI, LISA M Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,910.65 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, MEGAN E Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,910.59 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, REBECCA R Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,910.59 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MELIA, ALISSA J Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,910.59 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, GERALD K Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $18,910.48 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDIE, GENEVA C Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $18,910.35 Date 01/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDMAN, KEITH D Employer name Lewis County Amount $18,910.34 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRYKER, JANICE J Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $18,909.64 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, JEFFREY P Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $18,909.56 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ELIZABETH D Employer name Town of Ausable Amount $18,909.56 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, KAREN A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $18,909.50 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADDISON, CHRISTINA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,909.28 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, LINDA L Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $18,909.26 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAFTALY, TAMAR R Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $18,909.14 Date 10/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, KYTRENA E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $18,908.85 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, XIOMARA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $18,908.65 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZAPFEL, FRANCIS J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $18,908.63 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTO, CYNTHIA J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $18,908.57 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTESANO, ROBERT J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $18,907.88 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ-WEEKS, LISA M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $18,907.13 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDBERG, ZACH A Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $18,907.09 Date 11/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BECKSTEAD, GARNET S Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $18,906.99 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, JALISA A Employer name Erie County Amount $18,906.80 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROSCHE, LUCIE A Employer name Orange County Amount $18,906.66 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEA, LORI J Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $18,906.58 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, AMY B Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $18,906.10 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON-NAGAMANY, SANTY Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $18,905.64 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRIOTTI, BRIDGET K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $18,905.36 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, BAILEY N Employer name Rockland County Amount $18,905.05 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLER, CYNTHIA S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $18,905.02 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, AMANDA Employer name Saratoga County Amount $18,904.94 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTNER, KATHRYN D Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $18,904.90 Date 07/27/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDMER-WICK, IAN C Employer name Erie County Amount $18,904.63 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $18,904.60 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALASZEWSKI, LEIGH A Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $18,904.19 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, MAUREEN M Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $18,903.60 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, ROCHELLE A Employer name Orange County Amount $18,903.34 Date 04/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, SHERRY M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,903.33 Date 03/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LINDA B Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $18,903.12 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MARY E Employer name Holland CSD Amount $18,902.63 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TYRONE E Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $18,902.42 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, KARL M Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $18,902.30 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, BETTYANN T Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,902.15 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREGOR, RENEE L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $18,902.01 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEROMBECK, KEVEN P Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $18,901.49 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, STEPHAN Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $18,901.29 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, ANNE M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $18,901.05 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISENDORFER, ANN B Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $18,900.96 Date 03/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, LISA A Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $18,900.92 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTHILL, SALLY E Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $18,900.91 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System