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 CIESLICA, MICHELE A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,581.42 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, ASHLEY A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $17,581.15 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, THOMAS G Employer name Westchester County Amount $17,581.06 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, LACY L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $17,580.88 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, GREGORY G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,580.83 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTCLIFFE, ATTICUS G F Employer name New York Public Library Amount $17,580.76 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, METESSA S Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $17,580.75 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ALFRED P, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $17,580.36 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, COURTNEY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $17,580.13 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRANO, MARCELLA F Employer name Village of Hillburn Amount $17,580.00 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABOMBARD, DREW D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $17,579.91 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROGE, JOSEPH G Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $17,579.90 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $17,579.71 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLIVA, MARIE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,579.52 Date 08/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, SUSAN R Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $17,579.47 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, DAVID P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $17,579.38 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANGELA R Employer name Erie County Amount $17,579.20 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOFOD, REBECCA C Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $17,579.15 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, JOANNE M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $17,579.07 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCINI, JOHN A Employer name Town of Milton Amount $17,579.02 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MIGDALIA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $17,578.88 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMARATA, CELINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $17,578.74 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, JULIA L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $17,578.52 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, TRAVIS P Employer name Franklin County Amount $17,578.39 Date 10/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $17,578.14 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLL, DANIEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $17,577.98 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMELL, CLARISSA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,577.92 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, MARGARET Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,577.86 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDENBERG, ARLENE Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,577.84 Date 05/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAN, JENNELL E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,577.36 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, CHARLOTTE Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $17,577.31 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, SUSANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,576.77 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSEY, JANE A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,576.74 Date 01/10/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITTELSON, LORI C Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $17,576.59 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, TINA M Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $17,576.45 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, MARK W Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $17,576.00 Date 04/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZIEJCZYK, CATHERINE J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $17,575.26 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDAU, FREDERICK Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $17,575.26 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALDY, ANDREA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,574.91 Date 04/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIESEMER, SARA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $17,574.78 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUSAN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $17,574.74 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDSLEY, MARYANN Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $17,574.44 Date 03/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, TAMMY J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,574.32 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI STEFANO, STACEY L Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $17,574.13 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, COURTNEY J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $17,574.07 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNARA, JAMIE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,574.00 Date 07/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAY, BRANDI L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $17,573.14 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, TERESA L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $17,572.81 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKKER, MEREDITH T Employer name Walton CSD Amount $17,572.64 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRLICH, PAMELA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $17,572.62 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYHEW, NANCY H Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,572.56 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, LESLEI A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $17,572.56 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, JANET G Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $17,572.43 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Wellsville Amount $17,572.39 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, FRANK B Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $17,572.16 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALINSKI, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $17,571.96 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLONE, THERESA M Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $17,571.19 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWCHUK, DIANN L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $17,571.19 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSANO, SARAH L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,571.09 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDS, KATHLEEN T Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $17,570.75 Date 10/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, JUDITH F Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,570.63 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYKOWSKI, VICKY L Employer name City of Middletown Amount $17,570.43 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, APRIL A Employer name Town of Plattekill Amount $17,570.02 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, JULIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,569.94 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Turin Amount $17,569.65 Date 12/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURUVILLA, JESSY Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $17,569.61 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $17,569.54 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTWORTH, GINA M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $17,569.53 Date 10/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, BRITTANY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,569.41 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLES, JANET M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $17,569.30 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALDAFERRI, CAROL J Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $17,568.96 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, JOHN D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,568.48 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORANTY, BONNIE E Employer name Batavia Housing Auth Amount $17,568.25 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, HAROLD F Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,568.10 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNO, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $17,568.00 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $17,567.89 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOFFOLI, VITO S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $17,567.83 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, MICHAEL W Employer name Massena CSD Amount $17,567.77 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTINORE, CATHY J Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $17,567.66 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDLER, CATHERINE H Employer name Washington County Amount $17,567.61 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFF, DANA E Employer name Washington County Amount $17,567.61 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DANA Employer name Washington County Amount $17,567.61 Date 10/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DAVID K Employer name Washington County Amount $17,567.61 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, SETH M Employer name Washington County Amount $17,567.61 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, DANIEL B Employer name Washington County Amount $17,567.61 Date 02/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAY, ROBERT E Employer name Washington County Amount $17,567.61 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLIE, JAY B Employer name Washington County Amount $17,567.61 Date 01/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOIVIN, HEATHER A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $17,567.55 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIGLIO, JENNIFER E Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $17,567.53 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, AMY G Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $17,567.26 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, GLADYS E Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $17,567.07 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, SALVATORE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,566.54 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, BRENDA Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $17,565.79 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, BRENDA L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $17,565.32 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERACKER, NICOLE E Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $17,565.21 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLETT, KATHLEEN M Employer name Orange County Amount $17,564.94 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLOWAY, DEIDRE O Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,564.92 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFBERG, DENISE K Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $17,564.87 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SHARON H Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $17,564.30 Date 04/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENSON, JUDITH A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $17,564.23 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System