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 TOMANELLI, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $15,681.31 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STABILE, VERA R Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $15,680.97 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $15,680.90 Date 08/05/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLIMAN, STACI A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $15,680.80 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLOCK, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,680.76 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SEAN P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $15,680.61 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDERBORG, JOHN W Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $15,680.48 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERFELD, CHERYL A Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $15,680.25 Date 09/29/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEERBRANDT, STEPHEN T Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $15,680.00 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILLS, JONATHAN W Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $15,679.58 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMANTE, ROSEANN Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $15,679.58 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMONT, VANESSA E Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $15,679.04 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLABAUGH, MARIA D Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $15,678.58 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMUSA, PETER J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $15,678.50 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLINSKY, SHERRY Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $15,678.39 Date 08/25/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETZ, MARIA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $15,678.10 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, ANDREA C Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $15,678.10 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, JULIA M Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $15,678.10 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, MICHELLE R Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $15,677.70 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SANDRA L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $15,677.10 Date 11/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGIBBON, CONCETTA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $15,676.92 Date 03/10/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, MERRELL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $15,676.56 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDO, JENNIFER S Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $15,676.14 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUSKY, PAMELA S Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $15,676.12 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANELSKI, BARBARA A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $15,675.66 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ANN E Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $15,675.60 Date 10/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAATZ, JANINE H Employer name Holley CSD Amount $15,675.46 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTRANA, HIRAM, III Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $15,675.35 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPATOWSKI, MARGARET M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $15,675.30 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ELIZABETH L Employer name Warren County Amount $15,675.25 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LA TONYA M Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $15,675.00 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, KIM A Employer name Greene CSD Amount $15,674.78 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNSFORD, GAIL C Employer name Camden CSD Amount $15,674.56 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAEZ, NATASHA A Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $15,674.54 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, LAVERNE W Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $15,674.15 Date 04/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVANGO, CAROLINE Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $15,674.04 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHY, TERESA S Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $15,673.82 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTUSO, RACHEL M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $15,673.30 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAITLAND, MALLORY M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $15,673.02 Date 08/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, PATRICK M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $15,672.88 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $15,672.46 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, TONYA J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $15,672.30 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBY, JENNIFER R Employer name Lewis County Amount $15,672.24 Date 05/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, DEBORAH A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $15,672.05 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZENCZEWSKI, RICHARD T Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $15,672.02 Date 06/11/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALARICO, JAN M Employer name Town of North Hudson Amount $15,672.00 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHEARN, LILLIAN M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $15,671.95 Date 01/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, DAVID W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $15,671.80 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMER, VIOLET R Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $15,671.77 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRA, KAREN A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $15,671.75 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, DIMAS Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $15,671.62 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DEANNA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $15,671.50 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUDHANAGUNTA, SWETHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $15,671.50 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBRIDE, MARY JANE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $15,671.50 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYE, BRITTANY J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $15,671.28 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, AMANDA F Employer name Erie County Amount $15,671.17 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANS, SHAWNETT M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $15,670.20 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, PAULA A Employer name Madison County Amount $15,670.13 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, MADELINA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $15,670.03 Date 09/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCIUTTO, MARY ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,669.82 Date 09/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $15,669.82 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASIER, BERTON H, JR Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $15,669.82 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CHERYL K Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $15,669.48 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDIN, DAVID A Employer name Village of Millerton Amount $15,669.48 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPPITELLA, ELAINE P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $15,669.42 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, RYAN L Employer name Town of Otsego Amount $15,669.20 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KAREN Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $15,669.18 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, JOANNE E Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $15,669.02 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, VALERIE L Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $15,668.62 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, KARIN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $15,668.38 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERAN, WENDY D Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $15,668.05 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ANNETTE M Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $15,668.04 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, ANDREW R Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $15,667.94 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARIA G Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $15,667.93 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSER, ERIN B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $15,667.60 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, TIMOTHY F Employer name Town of Malta Amount $15,667.44 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUISI, MARGARET L Employer name Town of Malta Amount $15,667.44 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMANO, NICOLE K Employer name Niagara County Amount $15,667.40 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKS, MARCUS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $15,667.31 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCASKILL, TROY E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $15,667.31 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRENTISS, ERIC J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $15,667.31 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRICE, KALIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $15,667.31 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICELI, GIOVANNA Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $15,667.20 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, REBECCA L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $15,666.95 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKENFORT, KRIS H Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $15,666.36 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROUT, JAMAL H Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $15,666.25 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTS, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Gates Amount $15,666.00 Date 07/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $15,665.97 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GROAT, ROSSA N Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $15,665.72 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELONE, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $15,665.10 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINN, ANDREW R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $15,665.00 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APOSTOL, CHARLES D Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $15,665.00 Date 01/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, HEATHER A Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $15,665.00 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRITT, DAWN M Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $15,664.95 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERINIS, MICHAEL R Employer name Webster CSD Amount $15,664.70 Date 06/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMIA, TINA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $15,664.48 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKOV, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $15,664.00 Date 05/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIMMA, MARGARET P Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $15,663.84 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGIASSO, RYAN A Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $15,663.78 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LISSETTE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $15,663.73 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System