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 MOSHIER, TINA M Employer name Town of Hamden Amount $15,962.52 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, ANDREW J Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $15,962.41 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, STEPHEN E Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $15,962.38 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, JASON A S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $15,961.55 Date 11/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMANN, JANICE T Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $15,961.16 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, CHAD C Employer name Oneida County Amount $15,961.10 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, RONALD A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $15,960.41 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, MARIANNE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $15,960.18 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGOON, MARK W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $15,959.30 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNEPPLE, DIANE M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $15,959.19 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, BRITTANY S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $15,958.62 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYKOWSKI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $15,958.35 Date 04/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIKE, KELSEY J S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $15,958.26 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CARLA C Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $15,958.18 Date 03/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROUP, ADDIE MAE Employer name Department of State Amount $15,958.00 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBAD, BELQEES Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $15,957.75 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYUNA, ERIC F Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $15,957.48 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, SHERLENA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,957.00 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, NICHOLAS Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $15,956.94 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERAMIAN, CHAGANE H Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $15,956.86 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTENZA, LISA M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $15,956.73 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHELE L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $15,956.46 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, BRIAN K Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $15,956.26 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, SARAH M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $15,956.12 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXIN, JUDITH D Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $15,955.70 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, DIANE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $15,955.67 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, EMMA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $15,954.79 Date 06/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLK, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Town of Waterloo Amount $15,954.78 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JANET N Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $15,954.74 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, TYLER Employer name Monroe County Amount $15,954.47 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, PATRICIA Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $15,954.30 Date 01/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERAINO-RYAN, MARY Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $15,954.20 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, TINA M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $15,954.19 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOY, JESSICA A Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $15,954.00 Date 09/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINSON, LAVETTE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,953.82 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, RICHARD A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $15,953.43 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANO, ANNMARIE Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $15,953.26 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWABENBAUER, MICHAEL J Employer name Portville CSD Amount $15,952.90 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CLARE M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $15,952.76 Date 11/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WROBEL, MICHELLE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $15,952.76 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMANUEL, ANNE G Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $15,952.71 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORGERSEN, TERESA G Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $15,952.55 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, LAURIE A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $15,951.87 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHEVARRIA, GLORIA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,951.64 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITANO, LISA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,951.44 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGULIES, LAWRENCE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $15,950.93 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, HEATHER A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $15,950.85 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JACK S Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $15,950.37 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENCHEN, DEBORAH A Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $15,950.16 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBRIZZI, FRANCES Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $15,950.04 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, THOMAS P Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $15,950.00 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERT, CHERYL A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $15,949.76 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIN M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $15,949.65 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, ROBIN L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $15,948.80 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENSHAW, CHARLES A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,948.47 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORE, KATRINA L Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $15,948.27 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLAM, HEATHER J Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $15,948.02 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLUCE, STEPHEN M, JR Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $15,947.68 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, MARY C Employer name Tully CSD Amount $15,947.20 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANA, DAVID E Employer name Town of Cape Vincent Amount $15,947.17 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTER, ROSE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,946.88 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,946.88 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFRIAS, MARY LINDA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,946.88 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICCIARDO, DONNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,946.88 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, DOREEN M Employer name Madison County Amount $15,946.50 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, BRIDGET R Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $15,946.48 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, DONNA J Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $15,946.37 Date 10/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BARRY C Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $15,946.04 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIX, FAWN M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $15,945.96 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARIE L Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $15,945.74 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNN, LAUREN R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $15,945.26 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, TAMMY S Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $15,945.13 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOCCO, MICHAEL Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $15,945.00 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JENNIFER N Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $15,944.97 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRANCA, ANDREW P Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $15,944.72 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZER, DIANA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $15,944.61 Date 10/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MICHELE D Employer name Niagara County Amount $15,944.56 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MICHELE R Employer name Town of Louisville Amount $15,944.50 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUKOS, ERIC A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $15,944.41 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, CARA M Employer name City of Auburn Amount $15,944.19 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JUSTINE A Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $15,944.00 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGAR, SAVARAH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $15,943.92 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $15,943.88 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, JAMES A Employer name Seneca County Amount $15,943.85 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, KIERSTEN F Employer name Livingston County Amount $15,943.66 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $15,943.40 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LATISHA R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $15,943.25 Date 08/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CELENIA Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $15,943.23 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELSEN, KRIS T Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $15,943.22 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, BARRY D Employer name Department of State Amount $15,943.21 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTERO, KATHERINE A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $15,943.20 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDERMAN, STACEY L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $15,943.14 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, GRETCHEN L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $15,943.11 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, DONNA L Employer name Town of Maine Amount $15,943.02 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTH, MEGAN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $15,942.85 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, DY SHAWN N Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,942.79 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ-MUENCH, ANDREW C Employer name Erie County Amount $15,942.62 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLEAR, JOHN R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $15,941.78 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,941.77 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSHEE, MIRANDA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $15,940.83 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System