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 ZAWISKI, BONNIE H Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $15,487.04 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOAK, ROBERT E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $15,486.92 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ CANALES, FRANCIS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,486.90 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREA, STACEY A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $15,486.78 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JO ANNE Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $15,486.48 Date 10/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVICKAS, ANN MARIE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $15,486.45 Date 04/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEL, JOSEPH S Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $15,486.39 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, DONNA L Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $15,486.36 Date 09/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, DAQUAN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $15,486.14 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, ANTOINETTE Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $15,485.67 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUGERI, ELIZABETH M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $15,485.47 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBRAD, PHILLIP E, JR Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $15,484.98 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZO, PATTI A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $15,484.78 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOREY, GERALD J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $15,484.75 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, BRIAN J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $15,482.87 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, JOHNNIE R, JR Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $15,482.70 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVANAGH, KEVIN P Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $15,482.42 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSEY, DOUGLAS W Employer name Elba CSD Amount $15,482.40 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGLE, MARGARET A Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $15,482.01 Date 09/15/1966 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALISE, KAREN A Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $15,481.99 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, KEITH R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $15,481.72 Date 08/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, CARMEN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $15,481.69 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOVIERO, LISA D Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $15,481.67 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, PAULINE A Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $15,480.79 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, PATRICIA A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $15,480.37 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, KENNETH A, III Employer name Genesee County Amount $15,480.34 Date 11/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHAN, CHRISTINA V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $15,480.20 Date 06/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIZEK, MICHELLE K Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $15,479.97 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTOCK, AARON C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $15,479.06 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, LUZ E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,478.68 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUBINSKI, LAURA L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $15,478.50 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS-HUGGINS, KAREN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $15,478.41 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALES, RAMONA D Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $15,478.34 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, STACIE L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $15,478.30 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, CASSANDRA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $15,478.02 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ANNE P Employer name Naples CSD Amount $15,477.96 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, OMAR O Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $15,477.46 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, STACY D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $15,477.46 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $15,477.34 Date 04/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KELLY, JAMIE L Employer name Allegany County Amount $15,477.25 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ILLARI Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $15,477.03 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALA, ELIZABETH A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $15,476.71 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, RACHAEL Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $15,476.44 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARD, JOYCE E Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $15,476.39 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNARDI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $15,476.25 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, PAUL K, II Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $15,475.92 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, NICOLE M Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $15,475.50 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAULFIELD, KEVIN M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $15,475.45 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, NADENE M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $15,475.34 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, LYNN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $15,475.20 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOICE, DEBORAH L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $15,474.85 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COEN, MICHELE H Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $15,474.82 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEMEC, JULIE R Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,474.75 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JEFFREY A Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $15,474.70 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, VICTORIA Employer name Somers CSD Amount $15,474.54 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCTER, JAMES E Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $15,474.50 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGLE, JANE M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $15,474.40 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYNOWETH, NANCY A Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $15,474.30 Date 09/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBS, ROBERT C Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $15,474.11 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, BRITTANY K Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $15,473.76 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, MARY E Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $15,473.67 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGLER, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $15,473.30 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGLER, PHILIP M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,472.67 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULEY, PETER J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $15,472.42 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JOANNE Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $15,472.35 Date 09/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRITT, KAREN E Employer name Cayuga County Amount $15,472.24 Date 06/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, CELERINA Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $15,471.99 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARJORIE A Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $15,471.73 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, SALLY J Employer name Alfred-Almond CSD Amount $15,470.89 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SARAH L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $15,470.76 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, RHONDA M Employer name Town of Nelson Amount $15,470.31 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, WILLIAM E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $15,470.22 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, NAJAH Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $15,469.92 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATANASIO, FRANCES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,469.50 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCARCEL, FREDY H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,469.50 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLE, MICHAEL B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,469.50 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHRYSTINA D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,469.50 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, CARLA V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,469.50 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGNOLA, NICOLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,469.50 Date 12/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVARESE, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,469.50 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, FREDY A Employer name Town of Cherry Valley Amount $15,469.34 Date 01/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, JOANNE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $15,468.99 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, RICHARD A Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $15,468.95 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERTON, KATHALEEN M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $15,468.91 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, BRIAN R Employer name Fulton County Amount $15,468.58 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTNECH, LAUREL L Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $15,468.38 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMYN, SHIRLEY M Employer name Ontario County Amount $15,468.10 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLA, ALLISON M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $15,468.00 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLYMPTON, AMANDA L Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $15,468.00 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SANDRA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $15,467.80 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGELIN, ANGELA M Employer name Erie County Amount $15,467.79 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, QUINCY S Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $15,467.76 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, SUSAN A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $15,467.72 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRELL, ADAM R Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $15,467.68 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, ROSE E Employer name Steuben County Amount $15,467.46 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, KEENAN L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $15,467.18 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURINO, JANIECE L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $15,466.69 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB-MINER, KAREN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $15,466.50 Date 08/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, MARGARET M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $15,466.39 Date 06/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, PAMALA A Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $15,466.26 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System