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 SCHEIBEL, DIETER M Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $17,167.58 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZELL, JOHN V Employer name Town of Malta Amount $17,167.44 Date 01/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRESCO, ZACHARY M Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $17,167.40 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMI, MICHAEL L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $17,167.35 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETSCH, NANCY C Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $17,166.60 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DONNA M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $17,166.06 Date 06/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFARO-MANGO, DENISE Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $17,166.06 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIGAN, THOMAS I Employer name Hyde Park Libr Dist Amount $17,165.88 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMMER, STEPHANIE E Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $17,165.76 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANSBURG, BARRY D Employer name Town of Elba Amount $17,165.44 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, EDWARD Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $17,165.27 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SEIRRA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $17,165.21 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAND, HARRIETT B Employer name Nassau County Amount $17,165.04 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, MARK W, SR Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $17,165.00 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, WILLIE T Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $17,164.92 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MELISSA J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $17,164.64 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDICAN, VIRGINIA A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $17,164.45 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RUFUS Employer name Onondaga County Amount $17,163.95 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASETINA, KRISTINE M Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $17,163.68 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, LUCINDA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,163.51 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, JEANNE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,163.51 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHANE C Employer name Village of Cobleskill Amount $17,163.08 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $17,163.07 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, KAITLYN N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $17,162.74 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, SHIRLEY J Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $17,162.57 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSZAK, ANDREA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $17,162.50 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINSTEIN, SHARI B Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $17,162.50 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLINA, CHERYL A Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $17,162.24 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIARD, DANIELLE P Employer name Westchester County Amount $17,162.14 Date 11/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPOLSKY, MORGAN S Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $17,162.10 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONDRYK, LISA M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $17,161.80 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKIE, VICTORIA B Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $17,161.66 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTHOHN, KAREN LEE Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $17,161.60 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURGH, MICHAEL R Employer name Delaware County Amount $17,161.45 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCARI, ANNAMARIE Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $17,161.21 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEALY, JOHN M Employer name City of Elmira Amount $17,161.16 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, ADAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,160.98 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMANCE, TERESA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,160.85 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSIE, TINA V Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $17,160.85 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNS, JOLEE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,160.39 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCELLA, KRISTY M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $17,160.25 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANAMENTO, MARIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $17,160.07 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, ALLEN B Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $17,160.00 Date 04/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULTON-BENJAMIN, GAYLE M Employer name Sackets Harbor CSD Amount $17,159.91 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TROY L Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $17,159.67 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISRA, AMIT Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $17,159.33 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, RONALD L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,159.32 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DEVIN T Employer name Town of Clifton Amount $17,159.30 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACCI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $17,159.19 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINSBURG, DEBRA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $17,159.12 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILBURN, CELESTE A Employer name Essex County Amount $17,158.88 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, PENNY Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $17,158.82 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, MARIANNE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $17,158.62 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNETA, JOHN J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $17,158.52 Date 10/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITOR, ROSALIND Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $17,157.26 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATTA, RIMA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $17,157.20 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIKOWICZ, KATIE M Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $17,156.94 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, SUSAN L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $17,156.57 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDFORD, TYISHA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,156.47 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAIMO, JANICE G Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $17,156.41 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, GARY Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $17,156.08 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WAGNER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $17,155.86 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREE, DARRYL A, JR Employer name Saratoga County Amount $17,155.80 Date 10/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASABONNE, JENNIFER M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $17,155.79 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, BELINDA A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $17,155.75 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBAUM, TRACY Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $17,155.14 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, RICHARD R Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $17,154.86 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, BRANDON M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $17,154.52 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KEVIN P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $17,154.51 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KAREN A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $17,154.37 Date 02/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMES, CAROLINE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,153.94 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEDIN, NANCY J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $17,153.73 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TRACY L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $17,153.72 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GNOJEK, JENNIE A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $17,153.66 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO-DANZI, ELIZABETH C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $17,153.20 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, DAVINDER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $17,153.20 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SHELBY L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $17,153.10 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, GRACE C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $17,152.50 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLL, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,152.45 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVARRUBIAS, CARMEN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $17,152.10 Date 03/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOLEJOS, YANERIS Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $17,152.07 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGERLAND, STACY R Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $17,152.05 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUSHOIAN, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $17,151.20 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZELTON, KATHLEEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $17,150.76 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREECH, CYNTHIA S Employer name Town of New Lebanon Amount $17,150.55 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, BRETT M Employer name Broome County Amount $17,150.10 Date 11/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOFRIO, GARY J, II Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $17,149.98 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, LAURIE J Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $17,149.95 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, CHANEL B Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $17,149.92 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHN, SHERI L Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $17,149.86 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANIERI, LUCILLE J Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $17,149.44 Date 11/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $17,149.32 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRCELLI, MARIA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,149.30 Date 07/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRO, HELEN Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $17,149.30 Date 10/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANT, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $17,149.26 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JAY E Employer name Indian Lake CSD Amount $17,148.84 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGRIM, STEVEN S Employer name Village of Savona Amount $17,148.02 Date 07/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, CARIN L Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $17,147.71 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARAGNOLO, GLORIA F Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $17,147.70 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, CAROL L Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $17,147.57 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System