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 BASSUK-GONZALEZ, CAROL Y Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,447.82 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, DOROTHY A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $15,447.81 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, KIMBERLY A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $15,447.44 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDANIELS, VANESSA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,446.82 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLWEIN, SAWYER E Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $15,446.78 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, MARK T Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $15,446.70 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE, ANITA M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $15,446.52 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, KAYLA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $15,445.72 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNA, SALVATORE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $15,445.40 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, GAIL P Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $15,445.30 Date 11/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNSEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $15,445.26 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JUSTIN K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $15,445.22 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, ALICIA D Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $15,445.02 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADILL, ANGELA J Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $15,444.66 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLSON, JAMES L Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $15,444.00 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID-MC FARLANE, RAQUEL D Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $15,443.81 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHLER, JENNIE A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $15,443.80 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINK, KEITH M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $15,443.27 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, TIFFANY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $15,443.17 Date 10/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, PENNY L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $15,442.84 Date 03/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, MARC J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $15,442.79 Date 07/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, WILLIAM V Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $15,442.67 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DAWN M Employer name Village of Great Neck Amount $15,442.25 Date 12/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEK, SUSAN P Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $15,442.09 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNK, PATTY M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $15,441.92 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $15,441.50 Date 03/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRO, MARYANN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $15,441.39 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, FRODLEY Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $15,440.90 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, LARRY A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $15,440.88 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCIARELLO, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Gates Amount $15,440.88 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, CARRIE L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $15,440.57 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUTSINAS, DONALD H Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $15,440.25 Date 01/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, LAWRENCE J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $15,440.00 Date 01/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGAS, FREDERICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $15,439.93 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, VINCENT K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $15,438.97 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEGEL, GINA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $15,438.93 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEDDEN, MAUREEN V Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $15,438.82 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATO, LEILANI Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,438.68 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, COLLEEN T Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $15,438.59 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINNEY, JENNIFER R Employer name Portville CSD Amount $15,438.30 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BREY, CYNTHIA C Employer name Peru CSD Amount $15,438.18 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEXTER, CATHERINE E Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $15,438.09 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASASNOVAS, SUZANNE G Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $15,438.07 Date 11/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DAVID S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $15,438.00 Date 06/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, JANELLE M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $15,437.75 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINICH, LAUREN R Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $15,437.67 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANSOM, DREW A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $15,437.42 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, CHERYL A Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $15,437.14 Date 09/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETCHAM, GIOVANNA Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $15,437.09 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINKEWICH, DONNA M Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $15,436.93 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEII, SHARON L Employer name Town of Kirkwood Amount $15,436.92 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, MARISA S Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $15,435.37 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEVENS, JOSHUA M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $15,435.35 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, EDWARD J, II Employer name Niagara County Amount $15,435.21 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLISCI, LISA A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $15,435.01 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ROBERT E Employer name Town of Arcadia Amount $15,434.88 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOETTELMAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $15,434.41 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSCIO, MARY PATRICIA Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $15,434.41 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUMANS, GWEN R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $15,434.10 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITHS, LINDA A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $15,433.67 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANACORE, NANCY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,433.27 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, BLANCA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $15,433.13 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, JOANNE Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $15,432.38 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, MARIA N Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $15,432.02 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, DEBRA C Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $15,431.86 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKLEN, KAREN L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $15,431.54 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTHWELL, RACHEAL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $15,431.40 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABORN, PATRICIA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $15,431.39 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CHARLES H, JR Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $15,431.19 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, KECIA M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $15,430.92 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIROLA, JEAN Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $15,430.51 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, STEVEN E Employer name Newark CSD Amount $15,430.40 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CINDY L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $15,430.29 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARE, KURT A Employer name Department of Health Amount $15,430.02 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDMER, DAVID A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $15,429.80 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, DAVID A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $15,429.68 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHN, SUSAN Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $15,429.47 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULIDO, SILVIA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $15,428.74 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GUSTAF A Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $15,428.61 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALONE, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $15,428.50 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHORIK, DONNA R Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $15,428.26 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAL, DEBORAH T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,427.87 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNGER, WALTER F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,427.61 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JEREMY Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $15,427.38 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, MICHAEL Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $15,426.75 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, SANDRA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $15,426.66 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLAND-BYSTRAK, JESSIE A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $15,426.46 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEND, CAROLYN K Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $15,426.33 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DEBORAH L Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $15,426.31 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, DWIGHT D Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $15,426.07 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAM, SOKUNA Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $15,425.80 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLINTON, CELESTINA Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $15,425.54 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACRE, CAREE E Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $15,425.37 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZESKI, JOHN E Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $15,424.96 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLHA, JENNIE I Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $15,424.74 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDELICATO, PATRICIA L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $15,424.74 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, COLETTE D Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $15,424.74 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUHRMANN, ANDREW E Employer name City of Rye Amount $15,424.72 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKBURN, ANGELA Employer name Niagara County Amount $15,424.50 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARIE A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $15,424.42 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System