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 BROOKS, KERRY R Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $16,850.85 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEISERING, MATTHEW J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $16,850.64 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HEIDI M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $16,850.64 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, JAMES Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $16,850.29 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, GINA M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $16,850.07 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTZEL, CHRISTINE M Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $16,849.96 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, STEPHANIE K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $16,849.63 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KERKHOVE, DEBORAH Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $16,849.61 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDD, MELODY G Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $16,849.58 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKARD, ROBERT G Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $16,849.51 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, DAYLINA S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $16,849.50 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNAIRD, SHAUN D Employer name Portville CSD Amount $16,849.27 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDI, CHRISTIAN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $16,848.91 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, CHRISTINE D Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $16,848.53 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEATHAM, CHA-NIKKA R Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $16,848.01 Date 03/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVANOFF, DONNA J Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $16,847.81 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $16,847.39 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, LISA Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $16,847.03 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CHARLENE R Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $16,846.70 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, RICHARD R, JR Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $16,846.61 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, REGINA O Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $16,846.56 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAKES, HEATHER A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $16,846.55 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLOVER, MARY E Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $16,846.48 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWARD, KIMBERLY M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $16,846.21 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AMIE L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $16,846.18 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUMFORD, KIMBERLY W Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $16,846.07 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, DARIUS P Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $16,845.94 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORFORD, ROSINA M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $16,845.76 Date 05/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CORTEZ A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $16,845.67 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, PETER J Employer name Village of East Hampton Amount $16,845.50 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASFOUR, KIFAH K Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $16,845.33 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, DEBORAH J Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $16,845.11 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESSEL, DENNIS Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $16,845.00 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KODELL KR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $16,844.96 Date 03/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSBREE, MICHELLE P Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $16,844.86 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, KEVIN P Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $16,844.83 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODE, HOWARD T Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $16,844.76 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, HEATHER L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $16,844.74 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOUR, BETTY YVONNE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $16,844.18 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, MARCUS D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $16,844.12 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPAIGN, BARBARA L Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $16,844.11 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATCHES, CHAUNCEY J Employer name Town of Bath Amount $16,844.10 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWOOD, MARK W Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $16,843.96 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPINSKI, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Florida UFSD Amount $16,843.81 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODWIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Attica CSD Amount $16,843.30 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, LINDA J Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $16,843.13 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGER, LISA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $16,842.00 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, SEAN K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $16,841.87 Date 05/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST.GEORGE, ANGELA J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $16,841.87 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITZ, VANESSA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $16,841.87 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSHOT, ANDREA L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $16,841.87 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, DONNA M Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $16,841.58 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDINGS, RYAN W Employer name Department of Law Amount $16,840.21 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY-MC ALLISTER, MAUREEN P Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $16,840.00 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFFENDERFER, CAROL A Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $16,839.89 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, SYDNEY L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $16,839.78 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, DEBRA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $16,839.75 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MARLENE A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $16,839.54 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, ELIZABETH J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $16,839.48 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURI, MEGHA-ANN E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $16,839.38 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ANDREW C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $16,839.23 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JONATHAN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $16,839.00 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECK, ANDREW W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $16,838.74 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, SUSAN F Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $16,838.72 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLARS, KY R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $16,838.67 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, MARY J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $16,838.61 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, DESIREE D Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $16,838.60 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LEETAH M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $16,838.55 Date 04/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JACQUELINE R Employer name Broome County Amount $16,838.50 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSON, MICHAEL J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $16,838.44 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYA, ADAM G Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $16,838.35 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRT, ROXANNE M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $16,838.26 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSELLO, JEREMY E Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $16,838.18 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARDELLA, HELEN M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $16,837.98 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIVOR, MICHAEL E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $16,837.82 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, PRISCILLA A Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $16,837.75 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, SUSAN J Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $16,837.39 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRUITT, TAMMIE L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $16,837.27 Date 11/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, SARAH A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $16,837.23 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMIER, LILLIAN A Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $16,837.20 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RYAN E Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $16,837.14 Date 03/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRYBENDIS, LORRIE M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $16,836.68 Date 06/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JOAN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $16,836.66 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UMANO, LORI A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $16,836.63 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, GAIL E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $16,836.62 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, REINA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $16,836.59 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEJNAL, RYAN E Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $16,836.48 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACCHIANA, ALEJANDRA Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $16,836.14 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDEL, DONNA M Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $16,836.07 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBORAH A Employer name Geneva Public Library Amount $16,835.75 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLENAX, TERI M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $16,835.41 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, LUIS D Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $16,835.36 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, TRAVIS J Employer name Town of Marshall Amount $16,835.36 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, AUDREY Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $16,835.32 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LEANNA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $16,835.12 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ALEXANDER D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $16,835.11 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHLER, JANET D Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $16,835.07 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWAY, JULIE G Employer name Town of Villenova Amount $16,835.05 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, AGNES Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $16,835.00 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARITO, LUISA Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $16,835.00 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System