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 HANER, CHERYL E Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $17,395.76 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ASHLIE M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $17,395.22 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDLEIN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $17,394.68 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERN, MELISSA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,394.44 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, JODIE M Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $17,394.35 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLEY, CAITLIN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $17,394.28 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINS, LOUIS S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,394.17 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, JADE E Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $17,394.13 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYEMCHEK, KAREN A Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $17,394.00 Date 05/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TAMMY L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,393.92 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $17,393.55 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, TERRANCE M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $17,393.53 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, DIANNE J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $17,393.44 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGNIER, TAMMY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $17,393.27 Date 10/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JENNIFER C Employer name Copiague Fire District Amount $17,392.70 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANGO, JOAN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,392.62 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAFFERTY, PATRICIA M Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $17,392.54 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASU, NAYRAM S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $17,392.41 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, ROBERT D Employer name Nassau Library System Amount $17,392.30 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSOM, SAMANTHA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,392.28 Date 12/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESNIAK, STEPHEN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $17,391.87 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPEARING, DEBORAH A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $17,391.68 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAKLEY, MICHELE H Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $17,391.53 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, PAMELA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,391.40 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, SUSAN L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $17,390.70 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, ALLAN E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $17,390.41 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROKAW, LYNNE M Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $17,390.40 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ROBIN G Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $17,390.34 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULL, LEO J Employer name Erie County Amount $17,389.78 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, JASON S Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $17,389.36 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, TIANNA S Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,389.23 Date 06/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, MARY C Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $17,388.89 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSSIDEITE, WILLIAM D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $17,388.83 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SARAH J Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $17,388.83 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERWOERT, DENNIS Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $17,388.52 Date 12/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JASON E Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $17,388.08 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUSINGER, LAURIE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $17,387.94 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, SANDRA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,387.93 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNES, JAMES W Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $17,387.52 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEUTLER, KATE-LYNN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $17,387.30 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, SHELLY A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $17,387.14 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MARK H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $17,387.02 Date 12/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSTIC, JUDY Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $17,386.96 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDBILLIG, ERIN L Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $17,386.39 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,386.19 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTA, BARBARA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $17,385.99 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JASON S Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $17,385.50 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMANN-DAVIS, KATRINE M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $17,385.48 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMPTER-BRANCH, JAVON M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $17,385.04 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MISTY M Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $17,384.72 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAUVELT, SHERRY L Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $17,384.52 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOHLAFKA, MAY Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $17,383.87 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANSON, THERESA E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $17,383.68 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, MARY L Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $17,383.36 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESEY, GERIANN M Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $17,383.18 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYEGH, SHARLENE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $17,383.14 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIEBOUT, WILLIAM B, IV Employer name Long Lake Fire District 1 Amount $17,383.01 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIA, FRANCES G Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $17,382.95 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, PRAMWATTIE Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $17,382.68 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, MARY A Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $17,382.68 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDO, ORIETTA Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $17,382.60 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, JACQUELINE H Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $17,382.60 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PELT-GIFFORD, JENNIFER H Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $17,382.59 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLO, JOHN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $17,382.50 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXTON, ERIKA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $17,382.28 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONETTE, PAULA J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $17,382.27 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHAWN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $17,381.99 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEITSWORTH, TRISTA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $17,381.85 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, MELANIE Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $17,381.50 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZYNSKI, DANIEL E Employer name Erie County Amount $17,381.45 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ALICIA L Employer name Livingston County Amount $17,381.25 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MARIA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,380.78 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MARCOS R Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $17,380.64 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIERO, TAMI M Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $17,380.18 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, FANNY L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,380.12 Date 02/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONISZEWSKI, BERNADETTE R Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $17,380.09 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRELL, ADAM C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $17,380.08 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, TIFFANY M Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $17,379.74 Date 05/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, ANICA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $17,379.72 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEUDONNE, ANDRE J L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $17,379.61 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIPPER, ERICA B Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $17,378.95 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMMER, TRACEY H Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $17,378.94 Date 11/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNONE, TAMMY L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $17,378.89 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALFAMO, ANTHONY R Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $17,378.42 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDINSKI, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $17,378.28 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, NARA Employer name Holley CSD Amount $17,378.05 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYTKO, FRANK J, III Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $17,377.93 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINHAS, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,377.63 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, COLLEEN M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $17,377.14 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IATI, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $17,376.85 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDER, BILLIE JO Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $17,376.75 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, JAY L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $17,376.69 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, ALICE M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $17,376.63 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIS, SARAH A Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $17,376.48 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MATTHEW C Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $17,376.41 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLING, EMILY E Employer name Schenectady County Amount $17,376.38 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOW, SHEILA L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $17,375.58 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JORDAN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $17,375.33 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, ALFRED I Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $17,375.00 Date 01/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIDIS, LINDA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $17,374.83 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System