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 PITELLO, LAUREN E Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $15,625.68 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, ZAKIYYAH N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $15,625.51 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORMAN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $15,625.04 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $15,624.98 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DISPIRITO, LEXA T Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $15,624.95 Date 04/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANMUGNAI, MARGARET L Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $15,624.77 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLON, JEFFREY S Employer name Rockland County Amount $15,624.33 Date 01/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFORT, LISA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $15,624.29 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ALYCE S Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $15,624.14 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDMAN, JEFFREY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $15,624.12 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, LINDA S Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $15,623.96 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMSTEAD, JOSEPH B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $15,623.72 Date 12/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLENDORFER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $15,623.65 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAHA, CHARLES A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $15,623.43 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTORE, ALISON Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $15,623.35 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPNICK, SUSAN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,623.17 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, STACIE A Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $15,623.17 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STACY A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $15,622.77 Date 02/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSTER, WENDY J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $15,622.75 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JAYNE L Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $15,622.71 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEPHANIE L Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $15,622.65 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOVIC, TALIN A Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $15,622.58 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, STEFANIE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $15,622.17 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELONG, WAYNE L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $15,621.86 Date 12/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDICK, ANDREA E Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $15,621.75 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARY E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $15,621.73 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERIN, JAMES J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $15,621.53 Date 07/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, JANIS L Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $15,621.46 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, ELISHA M Employer name Lake Pleasant CSD Amount $15,621.25 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPOLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,621.15 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, LAURA S Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $15,620.84 Date 02/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, DIANE Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $15,620.45 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNI, LINDA J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,620.42 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULON, LEANNE E Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $15,620.02 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JOHN D Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $15,619.74 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILGA, AARON P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $15,619.73 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGINE, CHAD M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $15,619.65 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGNAULT, WENDY R Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,619.60 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKALAJUNAS, JOELLE A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $15,619.60 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACEK, BENJAMIN H Employer name Schenectady County Amount $15,619.14 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, APHINYA N Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $15,618.68 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTT, TINA M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $15,618.66 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIEREN, JESSICA R Employer name Oneida County Amount $15,618.63 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKES, JOSHUA C Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $15,618.30 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, JOAN E Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $15,618.22 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, BARRIE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,617.78 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISSNER, DANIELLE M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $15,617.17 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APELER, SUSAN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $15,616.98 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOT, JESSICA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $15,616.80 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IJAZ, SADAF Employer name Education Department Amount $15,616.56 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFER, JENNIFER A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $15,616.44 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACHETTA, APRIL R Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $15,615.76 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIWA-OSAGIE, AYUBA A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $15,615.61 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, BARBARA A Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $15,615.49 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, EVA Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $15,615.41 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE GRANT, AMY E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $15,615.30 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, AMBROSE P Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $15,615.25 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARY, KENNETH E Employer name Erie County Amount $15,615.10 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DEBORAH M Employer name Albany County Amount $15,614.88 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, MICHELLE L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $15,614.85 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRY, CHERI L Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $15,614.84 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, JOAN M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $15,614.51 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, WILLIAM E Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $15,614.34 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KASIE LYNN M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $15,614.30 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAGAN, SUSAN M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $15,613.80 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, KIMBERLY A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $15,613.80 Date 05/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNAN, CHRISTINE B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $15,613.61 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ROBIN A Employer name City of Geneva Amount $15,613.46 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARBOROUGH, QUINTIN Employer name Greenburgh Graham UFSD Amount $15,613.44 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ERICA L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $15,613.31 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, BELINDA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $15,613.30 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESS, THOMAS L Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $15,612.91 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BRIAN C Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $15,612.70 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAY, LINDA M Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $15,612.68 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZIZ, EVELENE R Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $15,612.54 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISTER, CINDY M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $15,612.53 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALROD, AUDREY R Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $15,612.52 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCINELLA, CAROL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,612.50 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERWORTH, MATTHEW J Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $15,612.48 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, RICHARD L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $15,612.42 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, BARBARA A Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $15,612.24 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADOL, LISA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $15,612.22 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSPLOCK, SHARON J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $15,612.08 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONTAIN, MICHELLE L Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $15,611.52 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBRICO, JACQUELINE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $15,611.02 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICAUD, ANDREA L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $15,610.84 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAN, MARANDA Employer name Livingston County Amount $15,610.66 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ERIN R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $15,610.14 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, COLLEISHA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $15,609.96 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, BRENT J Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $15,609.92 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SETH N Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $15,609.85 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBHUOMA, VERONICA E Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $15,609.66 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOSH, SUSAN A Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $15,609.64 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAFF, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $15,609.51 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGSBY, PAMELA J Employer name Erie County Amount $15,609.24 Date 10/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANO, PATTY L Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $15,609.11 Date 02/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBS, DARREN E M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $15,609.11 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SUSAN B Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $15,609.07 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLON, JOHN C, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $15,608.67 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANTZ, LAWRENCE M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $15,608.59 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System