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 THOMAS, MARCEL M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $17,479.96 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CONAGHY, MELISSA A Employer name Town of Van Buren Amount $17,479.96 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Rose Amount $17,479.75 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, CONCETTA R Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $17,479.56 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JESSICA L Employer name Delaware County Amount $17,479.49 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRECENGAST, DENNIS L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $17,479.49 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRON, CAROL E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $17,479.36 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, MICHELLE M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $17,479.23 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCINCUK, TARA A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $17,479.16 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACRAFT, RICKY G Employer name Herkimer County Amount $17,479.11 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSINK, DEBORAH S Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,479.02 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, KIERA D Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $17,478.71 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHEY, BRIANNE J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $17,478.46 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINQUE, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $17,478.01 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTERS, FELICIA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $17,477.75 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, DYLAN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $17,477.75 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, KATHLEEN F Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $17,477.74 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, LEE M Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $17,477.57 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LUIS R Employer name Westchester County Amount $17,477.00 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZEMIEN, KATRINA A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $17,476.18 Date 11/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, DAYSHIONA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,475.95 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USYK, SEAN D Employer name Oneida County Amount $17,475.81 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LEONA G Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $17,475.71 Date 01/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITKO, PATRICIA A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $17,475.59 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, BARBARA Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $17,475.58 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZHAUER, LORI A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $17,475.39 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, JENNIFER L Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $17,475.08 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSARA, PATRICIA A Employer name Broome County Amount $17,474.99 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGER, MICHELE L Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $17,474.72 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETT, MORGAN E Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $17,474.50 Date 05/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGUZZA, FRANCIS M Employer name Town of Vernon Amount $17,474.49 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEBACH, LEONARD J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $17,474.46 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, THOMAS P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $17,474.10 Date 03/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, SUSAN V Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $17,473.58 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MARC-EDWARD Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $17,473.49 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, SELINDA J Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $17,473.48 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAETSKIY, ALEXANDER Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $17,473.30 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, GEORGE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $17,473.22 Date 05/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKHART, RAMONA M Employer name Town of Porter Amount $17,473.19 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, JACK Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $17,473.17 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, AMY J Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $17,473.14 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $17,472.94 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNOTTA, JOAN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $17,472.63 Date 01/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, SHARON M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $17,472.38 Date 05/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANETTI, CONNIE J Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $17,471.89 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, JAMES R, JR Employer name Columbia County Amount $17,471.68 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, KAYLEA M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $17,471.29 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENCARNACION, MICHELE P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,471.24 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JAMES L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,471.22 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, KATHRYN L Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $17,471.01 Date 04/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, CARRIE J Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $17,470.36 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $17,469.53 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, NANCY J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $17,468.99 Date 06/14/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLYM, CAROLYN B Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $17,468.92 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABY, TENISHA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,468.40 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, SAMANTHA M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $17,468.01 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, DORRAE L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,467.61 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHEY, DEANNA L Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $17,467.36 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, FREDERICK G, II Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $17,467.06 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, DANE R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $17,466.66 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTINELLI, LAUREN A Employer name Village of Oriskany Amount $17,466.50 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EAGAN, MARION L Employer name Town of Chester Amount $17,466.48 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, DONNA R Employer name Orleans County Amount $17,466.27 Date 07/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISKO, JODY L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $17,466.06 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JESSICA L Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $17,465.97 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, STEVEN J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $17,465.44 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOSHUA E Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $17,464.72 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHESS, ANN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $17,464.37 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LORI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $17,464.23 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LERER, NOAM Employer name Department of Law Amount $17,463.72 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELNER, DAVID A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,463.60 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, ASHLEY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $17,463.49 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLLARD, DANIELLE E Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $17,463.44 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, MONIQUE L Employer name Erie County Amount $17,463.38 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, PAMELA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $17,463.30 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, JOSEPH M, II Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $17,462.86 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDWELL, SHARON Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,462.73 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LAURA A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,462.33 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONDS, CLAIRE J Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $17,461.58 Date 10/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JACQUELYN Y Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $17,461.53 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ZACHARY J Employer name City of Watertown Amount $17,461.52 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORAWSKI, RICHARD P Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $17,461.51 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BRENDA J Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $17,461.43 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVO, DAVID T Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $17,461.37 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLET, RACHEL A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $17,461.25 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, DONALD V, JR Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $17,461.16 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NICHOLAS, JAMES Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $17,460.97 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALASHNIK, IVAN S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,460.72 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, RANADA L S Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $17,460.52 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHERYL L Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $17,460.45 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTER, ANITA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $17,460.22 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETER, CRYSTAL R Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $17,459.81 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, FELISHA Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $17,459.45 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUERRA, ANNE MARIE Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,459.20 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISSOKO, FATOUMATA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $17,459.09 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNGARI, KATHERINE E Employer name Madison County Amount $17,458.81 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, NIKOLE K Employer name Chemung Soil,Wtr Cons District Amount $17,458.40 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, VICTORIA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $17,457.88 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ALLEN H, III Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $17,457.79 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, LINDA J Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $17,457.47 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System