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 GOCA, MARIAN L Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $17,686.59 Date 03/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARA, MARK A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $17,686.56 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEALEY, SHELLY A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $17,685.72 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, MICHAEL V Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $17,685.53 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, CONNIE L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $17,685.53 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, NEIL R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $17,685.26 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST. ONGE, LAURA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,684.00 Date 01/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAGE, TRACY T Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $17,683.99 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, KAREN E Employer name Clinton County Amount $17,683.66 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, BRIAN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $17,683.45 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, KATHLEEN R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $17,683.03 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOWELL, SARAH J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $17,682.92 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DIANE E Employer name Morris CSD Amount $17,682.84 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, ANDREA L Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $17,682.81 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOW, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $17,682.64 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, IAN C Employer name Livingston County Amount $17,681.94 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTY, EMMETT J JR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $17,681.54 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDAMANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $17,681.41 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, SANDRA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $17,681.23 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLIK, LORI M Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $17,681.14 Date 06/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, CYNTHIA L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $17,681.09 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $17,680.88 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, JODY A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $17,680.10 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DIANE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $17,679.92 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEMPEL, KATHLEEN Employer name Town of Berne Amount $17,679.69 Date 02/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILEY, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $17,679.47 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JO ANNE M Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $17,679.13 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SABRINA D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,679.08 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CANIO, MICHELLE E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $17,678.81 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ERICA S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,678.70 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CLAIRE O Employer name Whitesville CSD Amount $17,678.55 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROODE, TAYLOR I Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $17,678.54 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $17,678.27 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, GINGER L Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $17,678.16 Date 02/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOTH, NICHOLE L Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $17,678.05 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHANNON C Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $17,677.93 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORIO, INA J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $17,677.80 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JODIE L Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $17,677.14 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, ELISABETH V Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,677.07 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIBLE, MICHAEL G Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $17,676.52 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, JENNIFER K Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $17,676.40 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCONI, PATRICK A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $17,676.14 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, GAIL M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $17,676.13 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, MICHAEL A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $17,676.06 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODWAY, MARY B Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $17,675.67 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SANDRA D Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $17,674.81 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSETTI, SILVANA Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,674.79 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, DEBRA R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $17,674.39 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERMAS, RITA E Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $17,674.09 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUSKIE, CHYRISSE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $17,673.56 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RICK D Employer name Genesee County Amount $17,673.53 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, GREGORY D Employer name Greene CSD Amount $17,673.47 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, TERRANCE J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $17,673.41 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, PATRICIA M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $17,673.26 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIOTTI, BARBARA A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $17,673.02 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINEY, RACHEL L Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $17,673.00 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICA, GINA R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,672.86 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWIAK, HOPE G Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $17,672.85 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, DORIS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,672.73 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEZADA, REINA E Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $17,672.53 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, PATRICIA I Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $17,672.48 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, DIANA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $17,672.44 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUER, THOMAS G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $17,672.38 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, LINDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,671.77 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKIURA-ALLEN, SHINOBU Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $17,671.77 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Warren County Amount $17,671.51 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLIN, KIMBERLY F Employer name Warren County Amount $17,671.50 Date 07/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITH, YOLANDA Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $17,670.93 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, MICHAEL C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $17,669.67 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, LISETTE Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $17,669.60 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALAZKA, JERZY Employer name Erie County Amount $17,669.42 Date 10/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKLES, JEANINE M Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $17,669.04 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMEISTER, ELIZABETH M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,668.98 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, PATRICIA A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $17,668.09 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, GARY Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $17,668.05 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, JANET Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $17,667.79 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, TERESA K Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $17,667.72 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGHAM, ROGER, JR Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $17,667.65 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KRISTIAN S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,667.56 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $17,667.55 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHARLENE R Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $17,667.16 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, NICHOLAS G Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $17,667.16 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ERASMO, ANTHONY Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $17,666.96 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DAM, CARLA G Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $17,666.74 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYO-EDWARDS, IQUO I Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $17,666.70 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILWAIN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $17,666.21 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAPPAUS, JUDY L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $17,666.14 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDECK, FRANCES M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $17,666.07 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, LAURIE A Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $17,665.70 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JUAN C Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $17,665.55 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPIO, ALBERT E Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $17,665.49 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHERRYLE V Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $17,665.23 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDNAGLE, CAROL L Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $17,665.04 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIES, RONALD W Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $17,664.89 Date 07/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, DOROTHIEA K Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,664.77 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSIO, GAYLE J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $17,664.39 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PEPI Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $17,664.24 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, EILEEN G Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $17,664.07 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, DAVID S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,664.00 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSCH, MICHELLE Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $17,663.15 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System