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 NIELSEN, VIRGINIA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $15,567.17 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, SHEENA V Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,566.94 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSOR, GLENN S Employer name Town of Colesville Amount $15,566.48 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHKOV, ALEXANDRE B Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $15,566.10 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSO, STEPHANIE Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $15,566.04 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVOE, MARCELLA Employer name Crandall Library Amount $15,565.90 Date 01/31/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, CHRISTOPHER C, JR Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,565.90 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KRISTIE S Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $15,565.25 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTIN, AMY L Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $15,564.86 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, REGINA A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $15,564.50 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISAFULLI, CORINE A Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $15,564.28 Date 01/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGYEKUM, ALHASSAN F Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $15,564.21 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, XAVIER L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,564.21 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, RACHANDA R Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,564.21 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWRIE, TAMMY J Employer name Chenango County Amount $15,564.14 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, GERARD P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $15,564.06 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ZINA E Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $15,563.91 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, ANN Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $15,563.79 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAKOWIAK, REBECCA L Employer name Education Department Amount $15,563.74 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, TONYA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $15,563.68 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NITTO, BRIAN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $15,563.52 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, GENOVEVA Employer name Somers CSD Amount $15,563.46 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, NIKOLAS J Employer name Village of Trumansburg Amount $15,563.14 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZACKERY, RICHARD P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,562.99 Date 03/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARLACK, JOSEPH E Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,562.77 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIER, LISA E Employer name Romulus CSD Amount $15,562.64 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, BRIAN R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $15,562.58 Date 04/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCE, KAREN L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $15,562.41 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, MARCIA Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $15,562.38 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANETTA R Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $15,561.87 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, REALELENA E Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $15,561.85 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABIATI, LYNNE D Employer name Putnam County Amount $15,561.53 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, CHANCY J Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $15,561.26 Date 08/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINARD, MARIA Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $15,561.17 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEREMIA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $15,560.83 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCEGUERA, LOURDES Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $15,560.65 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUREK, CYNTHIA M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $15,560.65 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, TAMMY L Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $15,560.43 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHLIN, REBECCA K A Employer name Corning Community College Amount $15,560.35 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, LYN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $15,560.30 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERBECK, RICHARD L Employer name Town of Windham Amount $15,560.10 Date 11/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, DURANT Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $15,559.85 Date 11/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANBY, HEIDI N Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $15,559.82 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, RICHIE A Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $15,559.16 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, JOHN A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,558.56 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERARD, MARY BETH Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $15,558.07 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, CHARAYA R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $15,557.90 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKENZIE, TIFFANY T Employer name NYC Judges Amount $15,557.90 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCLOS, BARBARA J Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $15,557.88 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOEL, MARISSA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,557.61 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, ROBERT M Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $15,557.26 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNACCHIO, BARBARA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,556.88 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOUNTY, DEBBIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,556.88 Date 11/25/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOSKY, THERESA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,556.88 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, SUSAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,556.88 Date 12/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, CAROL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,556.88 Date 05/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCIONI, EDE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,556.88 Date 02/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, EILEEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,556.88 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAINE, LYNDA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,556.88 Date 09/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, ROBERT H, JR Employer name City of Corning Amount $15,556.82 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROLOGIO, SARA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $15,556.80 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONA, DIANA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $15,556.20 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, MICHAEL S Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $15,555.24 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELHINNEY, TRACY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $15,555.24 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, TYEAR K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $15,555.24 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBERGER, RORY D Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $15,555.22 Date 10/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELFRESH, JULIE A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $15,555.12 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, JAMES T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $15,555.00 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KARIANN R Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $15,554.47 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGE, JOSEPH M Employer name Village of Homer Amount $15,553.98 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, PHILLIP Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $15,553.92 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYPHERS, ADAM T Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,553.45 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GARRY, ERICA C Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $15,553.17 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARWAL, MAXI B Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $15,552.58 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLDESLEY, VICTORIA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $15,552.54 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTFI, ALEX S Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $15,552.46 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESRAVINES, JEAN-GABRIEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $15,552.21 Date 05/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSETT, BONNIE Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $15,552.08 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $15,551.90 Date 02/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZ, ELLEN M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $15,551.24 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAEZ, DAMARIS A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $15,551.03 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALITT, PAMELA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $15,550.94 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KRISTEN M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $15,550.39 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEATH, MARIELLA H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $15,549.05 Date 03/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZI, JOSEPH M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $15,548.98 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUTMANN, SHAWANNA D Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $15,548.79 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSLER, MAUREEN H Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $15,548.78 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADGETT, BONNIE J Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $15,548.77 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,548.71 Date 06/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSHIE, BRANDON J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $15,548.50 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, KENNETH E Employer name Erie County Amount $15,548.08 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEFANTE, YELANA Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $15,547.95 Date 05/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COKLEY, TIA D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $15,547.90 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZINGER, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $15,547.87 Date 07/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATARELLI, JOSEPH M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $15,547.36 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, JESSICA A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $15,547.15 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, NICOLE V Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $15,547.01 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL-BROWN, KATHERINE Employer name Town of Berne Amount $15,546.66 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIGAULT, MAURICE Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $15,546.61 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLY, PAULETTE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,546.56 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System