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 PETHICK, KRISTEN L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $17,871.69 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO TEMPIO, JAY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $17,871.59 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGGAN, GINA A Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $17,871.40 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRELLA, JODI A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $17,871.40 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYBKA, JACOLYN K Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $17,871.27 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROLF, TERRY L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $17,871.26 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, MARIA T Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $17,870.78 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYDER, ANGELA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $17,870.71 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHELL, LORIE A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $17,870.70 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEBEL, KATHRYN C Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $17,870.68 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PENNY S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,870.66 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, DALE A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $17,870.64 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANICK, JOHN J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $17,870.56 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASHOW, TARAN J Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $17,870.40 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, GIGI G Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $17,870.00 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, DAVID J Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $17,869.91 Date 06/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, LINDA D Employer name Montgomery County Amount $17,869.88 Date 08/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, COURTNEY B Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $17,869.40 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNAWARDENA, SURANGEE N Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,869.06 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, SANDRA A Employer name Village of Vernon Amount $17,869.00 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOSKI, MARC E Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,868.81 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVDAL, LYNN C Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $17,868.53 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELBY, DOUGLAS A Employer name City of Auburn Amount $17,868.51 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOKENCKY, REGINA Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $17,868.35 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLOMBEK, JULIE ANN Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $17,868.29 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CLIFFORD M Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $17,867.46 Date 09/01/1962 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKENBAUGH, PATRICIA Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $17,867.44 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO-SULLIVAN, ROSEMARY Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $17,867.35 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, LAURA A Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $17,867.21 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE WALSH, KIMBERLY A Employer name Columbia County Amount $17,866.74 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDORE, KELLY M Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $17,866.25 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORRELL, JENNIFER M Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $17,866.23 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KATHY J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $17,866.08 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, JAMIE G Employer name Town of Rodman Amount $17,866.04 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHL, JASON M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $17,865.92 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLATT, LUTZ G Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $17,865.30 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MARY K Employer name Erie County Amount $17,865.18 Date 03/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DANIELLE J Employer name Peru CSD Amount $17,865.15 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODKIN, MELISSA L Employer name Newark CSD Amount $17,864.69 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $17,864.62 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGLE, CHARLES Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $17,864.51 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MARTIN, JUDY D Employer name Canton CSD Amount $17,864.10 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, AMANDA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $17,864.04 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, PATSY J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $17,863.85 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JOSEPH M Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $17,863.75 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSKY, DEBRA A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $17,863.66 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, LYNNE A Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $17,863.44 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, LAURIE S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $17,863.24 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLWAITE, BRIAN D Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $17,862.83 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARTNER, SUSAN N Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $17,862.78 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARDUGNO, CARLI A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $17,862.59 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, CINDY L Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $17,862.37 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, KENNETH D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $17,862.28 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENTHAL, THOMAS Employer name Tioga County Amount $17,862.12 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWIE, MICHELE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $17,862.09 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTS, SHELIA A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $17,861.95 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, RUT E Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $17,861.72 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIA, SHARON A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,860.67 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ZOILA R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,860.63 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, TAMMY L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $17,860.59 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,860.56 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESINBERRY, MARIA Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,860.56 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIGUS, ELWOOD T, JR Employer name Bath CSD Amount $17,860.50 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ANGELA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $17,859.70 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLICK, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $17,859.50 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHREATE, STACEY R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,859.06 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMINITI, PATRICIA A Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $17,859.04 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKULA, KIMBERLY L Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $17,858.62 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSCH, SHANNON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,858.43 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALA, CURTIS J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $17,858.25 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNZWEIG, PATRICIA A Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $17,858.21 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BARBARA M Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $17,858.15 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, DANIEL T Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $17,857.94 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, MAURICE E Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $17,857.90 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MARSHA B Employer name Peru CSD Amount $17,857.83 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, SHARON A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $17,857.77 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, CARMINA M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $17,857.51 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTWOOD, MARTIN Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $17,857.15 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, NORENE R Employer name Livingston County Amount $17,857.10 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, ROCHELLE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $17,857.06 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDY, CAITLIN A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $17,857.01 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COLLUM, LEETTE R Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $17,856.58 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODE, JORDAN H Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $17,856.00 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVISON, JACK S Employer name Town of Dryden Amount $17,855.95 Date 09/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPP, ROBERT E Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $17,855.92 Date 04/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, TINA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $17,854.76 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, GAIL L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $17,854.48 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, DEBORAH J Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $17,854.42 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMP, AMANDA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $17,854.10 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEY, HENRY E Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $17,854.01 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ERIC W Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $17,853.97 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, JOHN J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $17,853.88 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASIOREK, WALTER L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,853.47 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWIAK, SAMANTHA A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $17,852.42 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, FRANK R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,852.40 Date 05/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRY, CODY G Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $17,852.15 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRT, FREDERICK R Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $17,852.08 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDAY, SARAH L Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $17,852.04 Date 11/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, LORI A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $17,851.86 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MARGARET A Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $17,851.67 Date 09/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System