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 SIBLEY, WENDY R Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $17,250.55 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $17,250.00 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, TONY K Employer name Town of Hastings Amount $17,250.00 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETEARY, BRANDON M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $17,248.73 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, JILL S Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $17,248.69 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARDO, ALFREDO, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $17,247.86 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURAWSKI, DEBORAH A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $17,247.77 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, MICHAEL S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,247.76 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY, THERESA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $17,247.69 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAULA, ELSA Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $17,247.56 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALOFARO, MARIA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $17,247.42 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, CHARLES R Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $17,247.15 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GEMMA D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $17,246.80 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANO, SILVANA P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,246.36 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKERDIAL, YOGITA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $17,246.35 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGLEY, SARAH A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $17,245.26 Date 11/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RONDA J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $17,245.25 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, LUCIA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $17,245.15 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, BETH A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $17,244.83 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARIA, AXEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $17,244.73 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, LAUREN M Employer name Genesee County Amount $17,244.64 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACER-BROWN, LORI A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $17,244.64 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, YVETTE A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $17,244.11 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMMIS, JESSE R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $17,243.94 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWAD, SANA G Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $17,243.81 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAFFEE, WENDY J Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $17,243.58 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEP, DANIELLE E Employer name Village of Canastota Amount $17,243.50 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELSER, DEBORAH Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $17,243.43 Date 09/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANO, SEBASTIAN A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $17,243.36 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, KIMBERLY M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $17,243.00 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MIZELL L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $17,242.71 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, SUSAN C Employer name Sullivan County Amount $17,241.75 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYRES, DAVID A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $17,241.49 Date 07/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOUD, STEVEN O Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $17,240.96 Date 12/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLIAN-THOMPSON, GAIL B Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $17,240.89 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, RUT M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,240.76 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HEATHER E Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $17,240.75 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANYWETHER, NORMA J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $17,240.70 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, BRIAN T Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $17,240.36 Date 11/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCHA, TAWNEY L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,240.15 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURBENDIAN, TALINE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $17,239.80 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIEL, JERRI E Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $17,239.76 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKOWKA, STEVEN B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $17,239.48 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IULIANO, CYNTHIA Employer name Oceanside Library Amount $17,239.42 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAI, AMITA D Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $17,239.08 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, KARLA J Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $17,238.94 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, JO ANN J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $17,238.59 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ANDREA A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,238.49 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKLEHURST, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $17,238.16 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMPSON, KAREN E Employer name Canton CSD Amount $17,238.10 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHFORD, ROSS M Employer name Village of Clinton Amount $17,237.09 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DIANE M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $17,236.99 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TRUDY M Employer name Holley CSD Amount $17,236.75 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOYCE M Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $17,236.60 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, MARY E Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $17,236.54 Date 06/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALINKAS, CAROLYN R Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $17,236.54 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DIANA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $17,236.45 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLEY, CYNTHIA Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $17,235.87 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, EVETTE R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,235.85 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPER, DENIRA A Employer name Livingston County Amount $17,235.59 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, KATHERINE A Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $17,235.57 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JANICE V Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $17,235.26 Date 07/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CHARMAINE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,235.05 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JEFFREY S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $17,234.88 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, FRANK O Employer name Education Department Amount $17,234.86 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TAYLOR N Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $17,234.66 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACLACHLAN, LACEY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $17,234.62 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, MARYKATE Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $17,234.55 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, ROBERT Employer name Stony Brook Fire District Amount $17,234.43 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANDA, AMANDA L Employer name Fulton County Amount $17,233.98 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATIELLO, MARY Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $17,233.98 Date 04/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, KRISTINA A Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $17,233.58 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CONNOR M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $17,233.55 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTLEBAUM, ROBIN ANNE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $17,233.30 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLES, BRENDA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $17,233.24 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PAMELA A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,233.14 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DIO, NICOLE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,233.14 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELLA, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,232.82 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURKLE, BRUCE J Employer name Department of Law Amount $17,232.60 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALY, ALICIA Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $17,232.57 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, LINDA M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $17,232.44 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, VICTORIA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,232.31 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANFIELD, MARY A Employer name Town of Wilson Amount $17,232.24 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWADALLAH, MORAD Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,231.96 Date 07/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, CHRISTINA R Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $17,231.88 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DIANE M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $17,231.85 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETZ, TRACEY E Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $17,231.39 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHEE, WILLIAM C Employer name Orange County Amount $17,231.22 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, CARLI J Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $17,231.19 Date 02/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROAT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Columbia County Amount $17,231.07 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, SHARON H Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $17,230.98 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, RAYMOND A Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $17,230.88 Date 06/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAS, ANDY Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $17,230.84 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,230.80 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, TYLER J Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $17,230.70 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNGFLEISCH, ROSEMARIE Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $17,230.30 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALINDO DELGADO, JERRY R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $17,230.16 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCI, NICHOLAS A Employer name Village of Hilton Amount $17,230.13 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILELLO, ANTHONY J Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $17,229.86 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBADEAU, DONNA J Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $17,229.46 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System