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 PENNINGTON, RENEE MARY J Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $18,002.51 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, MONSERRATE Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $18,002.30 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ANNE H Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $18,001.96 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JENNIFER I Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $18,001.45 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIANO, ROY P Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $18,001.44 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUOCO, CATHERINE I Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,001.38 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KEVIN S Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $18,001.01 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, CELIA R Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $18,000.89 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, LAURIE A Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $18,000.53 Date 11/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUTIANITIS, LISA M Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $18,000.23 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, BARBARA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,000.19 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROW, PRISCILLA Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $18,000.06 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILION, PETER P Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $18,000.02 Date 01/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BRANDON L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $18,000.00 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRISH, DOUGLAS K Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $18,000.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLEY, KIMBERLY R Employer name Town of Westfield Amount $18,000.00 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAWN M Employer name Town of Colden Amount $18,000.00 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINEO, PETER R Employer name Village of Lake Success Amount $18,000.00 Date 01/17/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEFFLER, JAMES Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $18,000.00 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, JOEL R Employer name Plainview Water District Amount $18,000.00 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILZ, MATHEW R Employer name Natural Heritage Trust Amount $18,000.00 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RADO, LISA C Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $18,000.00 Date 04/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEHRENG, HEATHER P Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $17,999.99 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KARL V, JR Employer name Village of Avoca Amount $17,999.84 Date 05/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLMAN, STEVEN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $17,999.72 Date 03/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDE, TRAVIS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,999.58 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, LINGJIU Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $17,999.56 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CYNTHIA A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $17,999.44 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOVEY, DALISTA C Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $17,999.20 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABER, AMY L Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $17,998.58 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, HUI JING Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $17,998.44 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ANTONINO Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $17,998.28 Date 07/28/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, STEPHEN E Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $17,998.21 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, STEVEN J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $17,998.09 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPORALE, LISA M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $17,998.00 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TACINELLI, JANET Employer name Herkimer County Amount $17,997.88 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, TRACY P Employer name Holley CSD Amount $17,997.83 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, PAULA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $17,997.81 Date 11/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, EUGENE Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $17,997.69 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARILYN Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $17,997.64 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANKOW, SUSAN R Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $17,997.63 Date 12/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, AMBER L Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $17,997.28 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ESTELLA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,997.16 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALES, VALLI L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,997.16 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAITLAND, DEBRA A Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $17,997.03 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKLEY, TERRI L Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $17,996.70 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, SUSAN A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $17,996.40 Date 12/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, MARIE A Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $17,996.05 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYEMAN, BLANCA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $17,995.88 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARBROUGH, KIM M Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $17,995.80 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBATT, LISA MARIE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $17,995.49 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JOYCE E Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $17,994.11 Date 10/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POBUDA, SUE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,993.52 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKLE, BRETT Employer name Sullivan County Amount $17,993.36 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, CARMEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,991.96 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTI, PAULA J Employer name Galway CSD Amount $17,991.84 Date 06/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOESTER, CATHERINE A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $17,991.79 Date 02/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMWAY, NATHAN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $17,991.78 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, DARLENE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $17,991.49 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCTIERNAN, DOREEN A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $17,990.49 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEREMIAH J Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $17,990.42 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, THOMAS V Employer name Town of Stony Point Amount $17,990.00 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICEFORO, RENEE M Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $17,989.92 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, ALEXANDRA S Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $17,989.85 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, JOANNE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $17,989.75 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, GRETCHEN R Employer name Ulster County Amount $17,989.54 Date 10/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAZAROFF, ELIANA M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,989.53 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $17,988.83 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTUCCIO, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $17,988.50 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLETTA, ROCCO J Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $17,988.47 Date 08/16/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOORHEES, BONNIE A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $17,988.40 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAGNONE, MAURA A Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $17,988.34 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, GUY W Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $17,988.26 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, RICHARD W Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $17,988.10 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLI, GRETCHEN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $17,987.57 Date 01/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLER, PAMELA Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $17,987.57 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIRE, SUSAN D Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $17,986.89 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, AMANDA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $17,986.52 Date 03/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMKEN, DEBRA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $17,986.17 Date 05/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVERLY, DWIGHT A, SR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $17,986.06 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTHIER, LAURA C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $17,986.00 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANEY, DIANE L Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $17,985.50 Date 02/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, CAROLINE M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $17,985.04 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, LYNNETTE J Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $17,984.34 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBHOLZ, ANNETTE M Employer name Education Department Amount $17,983.97 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, SYLVANA A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $17,983.60 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVINS, JODI A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $17,982.63 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNS-BAKER, MICHELLE R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $17,982.47 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JACQUELINE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $17,982.46 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, KESHIA S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,982.30 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATZAN, AMY Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,982.25 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST THOMAS, MARY F Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $17,982.22 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, TRACY B Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $17,982.00 Date 02/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRI, LEON M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,981.81 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGRAAF-TIRONI, KIMBERLY T Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $17,981.68 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCITELLO, HELEN M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $17,981.60 Date 10/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, ALEXANDRA L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $17,981.51 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $17,981.25 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTZER, BARBARA E Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $17,981.10 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTELLI, CHRISTINE R Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $17,980.41 Date 01/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System