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 PAQUETTE, NANCY Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $15,324.48 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MARY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,323.99 Date 01/22/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDOWITCH, BARBARA M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $15,323.37 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MELISSA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $15,323.35 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMERBECK, SARA J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $15,323.17 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMOWICZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $15,323.12 Date 05/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, CHERYL A Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $15,323.08 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMARO, CAROL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,322.93 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATCHER, CATHLEEN A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $15,322.61 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, SCOTT T Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $15,322.60 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, SARAH J Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $15,322.57 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LISA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $15,322.20 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BRINO, GREGORY C Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $15,322.10 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CYNTHIA C Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $15,322.08 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CAROLYN M Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $15,322.03 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CAROL A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $15,321.89 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRELLO, GABRIEL J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $15,321.81 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONE, VINCENT J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $15,321.51 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRIETER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $15,321.37 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCO, MICHAEL E Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $15,321.34 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, DANIEL Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $15,321.16 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETZLE, SARA Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $15,320.45 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOHN L, JR Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $15,320.10 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFF, MICHAEL S, JR Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $15,320.10 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE-BRINK, MARY ESTHER Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $15,319.94 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMON, TARA R Employer name Corning Community College Amount $15,319.88 Date 01/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYNOR, JILL K Employer name Broome County Amount $15,319.61 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERKALA, MUFFET S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $15,319.55 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, NATHANIEL C Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $15,319.26 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARQUEZ, CESAR A Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $15,319.16 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDEMI, SUZANNE L Employer name Nassau County Amount $15,319.07 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFER, MATTHEW G Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $15,318.77 Date 12/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BRENDA E Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $15,318.71 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, NIKEITHA C Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $15,318.30 Date 12/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, MARIANN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $15,318.28 Date 02/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAFEHN, BRIAN C Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $15,317.97 Date 05/08/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICIA A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $15,317.96 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, KAREN Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $15,317.66 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, ALEX R Employer name Village of Saranac Lake Amount $15,317.65 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHERYL A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $15,317.52 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANESHIRO, KENJI B Employer name Mamaroneck Public Library Dist Amount $15,317.00 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLTZ, HOLLANI D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $15,316.78 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEURSTEIN, KIRA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $15,316.74 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL-ODAINI, BASHAR M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $15,316.61 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, JANET K Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $15,316.27 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON-WAGAR, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $15,316.23 Date 05/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCI, PAIGE C Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $15,315.86 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMORE, BARBARA A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $15,315.39 Date 06/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, CATHY A Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $15,315.35 Date 11/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $15,315.09 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, DONNA LEE Employer name Town of Amenia Amount $15,315.03 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARIA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $15,315.01 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DOMINIC A Employer name City of Hornell Amount $15,315.00 Date 02/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELKINS, SUSAN E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $15,314.98 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBURT, MARJORIE J Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $15,314.27 Date 11/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTORELLI, STEPHANIE N Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $15,314.06 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTRESS, MARK F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $15,313.51 Date 11/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINTON, COLLEEN A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $15,312.97 Date 08/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, MARIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $15,312.72 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANSTROM, JESSICA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $15,312.65 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, TAJUANNA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $15,312.37 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODRZYWOLSKI, ALISSA M Employer name Town of Dunkirk Amount $15,312.31 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUNE, AMBERLYNN C Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $15,312.05 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATIVNYK, TARAS Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $15,312.00 Date 05/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POTTER, EMILY A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $15,311.54 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRON, ISABELLA T Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $15,311.28 Date 07/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAR, TINA M Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $15,311.14 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROTEAU, RONALD Employer name Town of Islip Amount $15,311.11 Date 07/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TIMOTHY B Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $15,310.67 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADE, MICHELLE L Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $15,310.52 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $15,310.48 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LAUREN M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $15,310.44 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOANE, NORMA J Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $15,310.40 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CRAIG S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $15,310.22 Date 07/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, LEROY K Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $15,310.15 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ADELINA T Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $15,309.51 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDO, SUSAN A Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $15,309.49 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JACQUELYN M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $15,309.43 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATLEY, SARAH N H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $15,309.38 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, JULIE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $15,308.95 Date 10/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERTILLA, LINDA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $15,308.91 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTIA, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $15,308.82 Date 07/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, KRISTINE L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $15,308.68 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTER, RAMONA T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $15,308.52 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, ALEXIS M Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $15,308.37 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, SHAWN L Employer name Town of Hopewell Amount $15,308.30 Date 02/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, REBECCA L Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $15,307.97 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, AMANDA S Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $15,307.95 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDER, KELLY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $15,307.82 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVER, TRACY L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $15,307.78 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLINE, KIMBERLY R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $15,307.60 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCOSKI, TIMOTHY R Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $15,307.52 Date 11/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGOMEDO, INGRID S Employer name Orange County Amount $15,307.50 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, TRUDI L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $15,307.42 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, AMETTI A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $15,307.42 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, JASON J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $15,307.33 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, DIANE L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $15,307.12 Date 01/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSELIN, COREY T Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $15,306.94 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, CURTIS Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $15,306.84 Date 10/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO-THORSTENSEN, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $15,306.71 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System