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 LEWZA, DANIEL P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $18,878.60 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, RICHARD B Employer name Saratoga County Amount $18,878.60 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, WILLARD H Employer name Saratoga County Amount $18,878.60 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, THOMAS J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $18,878.30 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, CHARLES S Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $18,878.05 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATE, JEANINE M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $18,877.94 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, BENJAMIN T Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $18,877.84 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PETER R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $18,877.82 Date 04/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTTER, MARY K Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $18,877.80 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, ANTONIO V Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $18,877.53 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATT, KELLY M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $18,877.16 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, TAMMI J Employer name Lewis County Amount $18,876.91 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ANTHONY T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $18,876.88 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MARY M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $18,876.88 Date 12/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ANNA T Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,876.67 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOLONE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $18,876.55 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPLA, KIMBERLY Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $18,876.10 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ELIZABETH ANN Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $18,875.89 Date 09/08/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKLE, MARIANNE P Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $18,875.88 Date 10/12/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLEGRINE, ALICE L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,875.79 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTICH, DANIEL W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $18,875.45 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ROBERT S Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $18,875.36 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEGAREK, NICOLE Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $18,875.26 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, MARK A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $18,874.44 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLACHOS, EUSTRATES G Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $18,874.29 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVARNWAY, RACHEL A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $18,873.90 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, PAULETTE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $18,873.49 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, LISA A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $18,873.32 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, BRITTANY M Employer name Centro of Oneida Inc Amount $18,872.48 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHTA, LAURA JEAN Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $18,871.94 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGER, DONNA E Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $18,871.25 Date 03/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANPETTEN, CRYSTAL M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $18,871.19 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, MADELINE L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $18,870.89 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, JAMES Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $18,870.77 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOLLA, IMELDA Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $18,870.68 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUKE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $18,870.64 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, SUSAN K Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $18,870.61 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DENISE L Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $18,870.45 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JESSICA R A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $18,870.38 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, MAUREEN R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $18,870.26 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, RICHARD H Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $18,869.99 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, DONNA M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $18,869.95 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRION, ASHLEY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $18,869.53 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESIELSKI, MERISSA L Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,868.93 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHELIEU, TAWNYA L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,868.72 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAM, NERISHA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $18,868.02 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, AUDREY C Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $18,868.00 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, DAVID Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $18,867.96 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ALLISON J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,867.94 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZEGORZEWSKI, ROISIN G Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $18,867.81 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTINGER, MARY C Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,867.73 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPYCHALA, STACEY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,867.72 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, TIFFANI N Employer name Monroe County Amount $18,867.71 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDINWOOD, FRED O Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $18,867.61 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS, SABRINA Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,867.50 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIKOV, VITA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $18,867.42 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISALLI, JOSEPH T Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,867.40 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CEMIAJI Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $18,867.13 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTORGA, FLOR A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,866.41 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, SHERI D Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $18,865.54 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, NORMALE M Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $18,865.51 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, REGINA D Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $18,865.44 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, JANICE P Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $18,865.40 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, SILVANA Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $18,865.21 Date 12/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, IVETTE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $18,864.99 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYCKE, KAREN C Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $18,864.73 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCIONE, TARA M Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $18,863.93 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTELL, JESSICA S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $18,863.59 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELPHIN, NAOMI S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $18,863.50 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, ANGELA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $18,863.43 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODA, MARY SUSAN Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $18,863.20 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMERA, JOANNE M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,863.10 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ANGELA M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $18,863.09 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, SONIA Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $18,862.96 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, KRYSANDR A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $18,861.83 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, QUENTIN L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,861.75 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHID, CHARLENE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $18,861.50 Date 07/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGLIMBENE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,861.41 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERVAY, KAREN A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,861.25 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISLEY, JEFFREY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $18,860.63 Date 10/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, MATTHEW Employer name Office For Technology Amount $18,860.48 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDETTE, CAROLYN A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,860.28 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, LYNETTE S Employer name Albany County Amount $18,860.17 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, WANDA J Employer name Erie County Amount $18,859.96 Date 04/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKEY, SCOTT F Employer name Town of Locke Amount $18,859.10 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $18,858.15 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DANIELLE J Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $18,858.00 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARPENTINE, MATTIE D Employer name Holley CSD Amount $18,857.66 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLEY, JOELLE A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $18,857.58 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, MADELEINE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $18,857.09 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHRER, JOHN S Employer name Webster CSD Amount $18,856.80 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MICHAEL F Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $18,856.80 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, CINDY L Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $18,856.68 Date 05/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, HUNTER C Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $18,856.22 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBRA, LEO B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,856.06 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, GLADYS J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $18,855.78 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCOTELLI, CRISTINE A Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $18,855.69 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBOLEDA, OSCAR O Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $18,855.57 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DANINE M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $18,855.54 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVORA, FERIDE Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $18,855.12 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System