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 OVIEDO, OMAR Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $18,636.08 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORDE, AMANDA N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,635.54 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, SUSAN A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $18,635.50 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, VANESSA L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $18,635.31 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ BERMUDEZ, NERY Z Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $18,634.76 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, MICHELE L Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $18,634.61 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTING, SUSAN L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $18,634.56 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, GARRETT M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $18,634.55 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYEA, JEREMY L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $18,634.55 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, KAYI A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $18,634.38 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITH, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $18,634.23 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRLICH, FELICE H Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $18,634.10 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMRAH, KAREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $18,633.96 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSE, SASE K Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $18,633.29 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, THERESA M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $18,632.99 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, GIOVANNA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $18,632.59 Date 01/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINAKOS, MARIA D K Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $18,632.41 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, CINDY S Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $18,632.35 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTZ, TIMOTHY J Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $18,632.18 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBLE, SCOTT C Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $18,631.59 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, SUSAN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $18,630.84 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, JOHN A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $18,630.76 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, DANA M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $18,630.63 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, RITA J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $18,630.60 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMBLEY, DAVID Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,630.59 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIMMONS, SHARON Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $18,630.55 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHRAFI, REBEKAH Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $18,630.50 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTING, LYNNE M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $18,630.46 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DONALD E Employer name Oneida County Amount $18,630.12 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDGETT, ERIC S Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $18,630.00 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHONGAR, LINDSEY M Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $18,629.89 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUONGO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $18,629.13 Date 08/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, GARY H Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $18,628.95 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, HEATHER Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $18,628.32 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, KAREN A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $18,628.05 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURBAN, MARGARET A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $18,627.79 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, SUSAN M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $18,627.12 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLOCK, STEPHANIE H Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $18,626.85 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, LINDSEY A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $18,626.77 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, TOBIAS A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $18,626.49 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREA, DIANN A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $18,626.30 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, MATTHEW D Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $18,626.29 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MICHAEL R Employer name Washington County Amount $18,626.19 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, LARRY A Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $18,626.18 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, SHANEICE C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $18,625.96 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYCK, MEGHAN E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $18,625.58 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AIRO, VICTOR L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $18,625.00 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, ANDREW Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $18,624.87 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIES, DENISE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $18,624.82 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAMANNO, JOSEPH R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $18,624.61 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, RULYN S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $18,624.41 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSE, DEBORAH A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,624.40 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, MICHAEL A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $18,624.32 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYGALL, JOANNE J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,623.87 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RICHARD C Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $18,623.82 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKELS, ANN L Employer name Town of Nichols Amount $18,623.55 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULAIMAN, ABIODUN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $18,623.28 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEBORAH A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $18,622.93 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REXFORD, LISA M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $18,622.77 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VONNA Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $18,622.68 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARRINGTON, EMILY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,622.65 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JOSEPHINE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,622.43 Date 06/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, BEVERLY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,622.32 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTIAN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,622.20 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOR, BRIANNE N Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $18,621.89 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, IBN D Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $18,621.84 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAVOON, KATHRYN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,621.34 Date 09/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JAMES H Employer name Town of Islip Amount $18,621.30 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, RAFFAELE N Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $18,621.25 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOL, MATTHEW D Employer name Warren County Amount $18,621.16 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEROZA, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $18,620.85 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWICK, AMY L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,620.83 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERFIELD, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $18,620.30 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLINGTON, RACHEL H Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $18,620.14 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTAIN, SAMANTHA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,620.12 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONSMAN, AARON D Employer name Department of Health Amount $18,619.92 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, DEBORAH A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $18,619.65 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, JAMES M Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $18,619.61 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAM, JOSEPH Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $18,619.42 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLE, JOHN A Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $18,619.12 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, MICHELE Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $18,618.88 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGLER, JACOB Employer name Town of Chili Amount $18,618.77 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWOOD, CHERYL A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $18,618.56 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, SHEILA A Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $18,618.52 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELELLA, ELIZABETH J Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $18,618.50 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JO ANN M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $18,618.47 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, PHILIP Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $18,617.59 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KAREN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $18,617.53 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLA, MARY ANN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $18,617.49 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, EILEEN M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $18,617.10 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALADINO, STACEY L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,616.76 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, TAINA M Employer name Financial Control B0Ard Amount $18,616.70 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KIMBERLY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $18,616.65 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENKO, KIMBERLY ANNE Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $18,616.63 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, JOHN R Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $18,616.62 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, VERONICA Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,616.37 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZPAK, MEGAN J Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,616.33 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANSKY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of Hermon Amount $18,616.00 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, RYAN J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $18,615.79 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINDLER, SUELLEN Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $18,615.71 Date 05/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System