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 NITKEWICZ, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $17,500.08 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUREN, JACLENE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $17,500.01 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERO, ODIS Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $17,500.00 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARC J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $17,500.00 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, BETHANY E D Employer name Town of Ellenburg Amount $17,500.00 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOHN K Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $17,500.00 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, PATRICK J Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $17,500.00 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBRA J Employer name Town of Chemung Amount $17,500.00 Date 01/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ERIC G Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $17,500.00 Date 10/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSER, ISRAEL Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $17,500.00 Date 04/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTOCK, BENJAMIN Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $17,500.00 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, MARK A Employer name Village of Fayetteville Amount $17,500.00 Date 04/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDMAN, HINDA I Employer name Village of Saddle Rock Amount $17,500.00 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALALADE, DAYO A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $17,500.00 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, AMY B Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,499.42 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, AMBER M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $17,499.36 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSLEY, JONATHAN Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $17,499.34 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOANNI, SUSAN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $17,499.20 Date 04/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $17,499.01 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEVATO, CLAUDIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,498.63 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, MELISSA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,498.59 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, MARY L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $17,498.55 Date 10/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, GEORGE O Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $17,498.35 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, GINA M Employer name Erie County Amount $17,498.19 Date 08/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Field Library Amount $17,498.09 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, CLIFFORD L Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,498.04 Date 03/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLTHOFF, SUSAN M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $17,497.81 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TIMOTHY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,497.76 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERTZLER, PATRICIA E Employer name Walton CSD Amount $17,497.73 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, DENNIS M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $17,497.64 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, LINDA K Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $17,497.61 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, CRYSTAL M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,496.90 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLE, LAURIE A Employer name Orange County Amount $17,496.39 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOHN R Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,496.38 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, LOIS E C Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $17,496.05 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SHAY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,496.00 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO BASSO, FRANCES M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,496.00 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JANETHA L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,495.80 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGER, MELANIE A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $17,495.63 Date 04/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, SHERRY L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $17,495.35 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MARVIS T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $17,495.32 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, WILLIAM E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $17,495.24 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PALMA, FIORINO S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $17,495.22 Date 02/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, TCHIYUKA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $17,495.14 Date 01/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, NE'CHELE D Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,495.07 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KRISTA L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $17,494.45 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ARIEL R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $17,494.35 Date 04/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, TERRI S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $17,493.98 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, MAXWELL J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $17,493.94 Date 05/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIXON, GEORGE F Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $17,493.92 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, DAVID M Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $17,493.58 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, SONIA R Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $17,493.44 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELME, LYNN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,493.04 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKER, MIATTA A G Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $17,493.03 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINISCH, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $17,493.01 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICK, LINDA L Employer name Elba CSD Amount $17,493.00 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, ADAM C Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $17,491.97 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PANUCCIO, JOANNE Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $17,491.49 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMER, SHARON A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $17,491.25 Date 01/02/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CELLE, JILL M Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $17,491.18 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, ILANA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $17,491.14 Date 01/18/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDLE, MIA M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $17,490.97 Date 01/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, DAWN M Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $17,490.64 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERONA, DIANE Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $17,489.82 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, MIRIJANA P Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,489.55 Date 04/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GASSE, KYRIE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,489.18 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULTAN, RYAN S Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $17,489.04 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VE ROST, STACY M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $17,488.42 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAFT, DOUGLAS B Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $17,488.28 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANELLO, LISA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,488.24 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOE, SHARON LEE Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $17,487.99 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUP, ELIZABETH J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $17,487.97 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, COURTNEY E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $17,487.90 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APT, PAMELA N Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,487.60 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENTHAL, LYNDA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $17,487.55 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, KARL A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $17,487.31 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DAVID Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $17,487.00 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, HEIDI M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $17,486.68 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PATRICIA J Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $17,486.35 Date 04/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JENNIFER M Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $17,485.99 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLERTON, DIANE J Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $17,485.78 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCI, LIZ T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $17,485.60 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMFIELD, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,485.41 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLANDA, VICTORIA J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $17,484.82 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEO, SONYA L Employer name Newark CSD Amount $17,484.78 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ELIZABETH L Employer name Ontario County Amount $17,484.32 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, KATHERINE A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $17,484.14 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUKEY, KIM D Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $17,484.03 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERULLO, RALPH D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $17,484.00 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, CHRISTINE H Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $17,483.67 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASKULA, PETER J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $17,483.43 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSEN, DOROTHY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $17,483.36 Date 08/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, TRAVIS L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $17,483.04 Date 07/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DIANE K Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $17,482.84 Date 09/30/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, LISA J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,482.57 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, JULIE B Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $17,482.28 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, DANIEL, JR Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $17,482.23 Date 12/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHL, TYLER J Employer name Chenango County Amount $17,481.17 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DONNA M Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $17,480.77 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, LAURA Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $17,480.12 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System