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 NIKOLAIDIS, NICHOLAS F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $14,611.50 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DEBRA L Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $14,611.21 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, JOY Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $14,611.13 Date 02/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, CATHLEEN A Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $14,611.01 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PREMENTHYA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $14,610.85 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OXX, EBUNNIE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $14,610.61 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATTAN, PATRICK M Employer name Town of Kinderhook Amount $14,610.00 Date 01/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFUSCO, NANCY L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $14,609.52 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LUVEN, DAVID E Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $14,609.50 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRASSER, ELIZABETH A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $14,609.17 Date 08/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, FRANCES Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $14,608.80 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERELINE, ROBIN L Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $14,608.62 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, JESSICA E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $14,608.44 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISE, RANDY Employer name Wayne County Amount $14,608.30 Date 07/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRERAND, BARBARA L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $14,608.30 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORPE, KATIE E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $14,608.10 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, KAREN P Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $14,607.93 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCA, MARIA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $14,607.93 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTINGER, THERESA M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $14,607.57 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, ANN M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $14,607.53 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENEALLY, JEREMIAH F Employer name Rockland County Amount $14,607.35 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNON, ELENA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $14,606.94 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPUCCI, LINDA F Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $14,606.55 Date 03/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, JONATHAN J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $14,606.22 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, KEVIN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $14,606.20 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, NICOLE A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $14,606.18 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, DOREEN M Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $14,605.94 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, TRACY L Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $14,605.90 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, MEI WAN W Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $14,605.80 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, PATRICK M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $14,605.67 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACENTE, CHAD K Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $14,605.52 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATT, RAYMOND C Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $14,604.74 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSICO, KAREN L Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $14,604.60 Date 12/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOTH, CYNTHIA F Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $14,604.40 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOLERI, ALBERT Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $14,603.82 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTLIEB, DEVIN M Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $14,603.79 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNG, CHIAHUI Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $14,603.23 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $14,603.22 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDICK, EDWARD, JR Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $14,602.52 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCALVES, MARIA L Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $14,602.38 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILCOTT, CAREN E Employer name Erie County Amount $14,602.29 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MANTIA, AMANDA L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $14,601.54 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANDO, JOSEPH M Employer name West Hempstead Fire District Amount $14,601.48 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVESO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $14,601.09 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LUIS A Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $14,601.06 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSE, PATTI G Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $14,600.77 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, HOLLY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $14,600.60 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRECCO, SANDY R Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $14,600.53 Date 12/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOSTER, JANTINA K M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $14,600.13 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, HEATHER M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $14,600.08 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELS, TRACEY A Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELFIGLIO, CARL Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERKY, JENNIFER V Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIANO, DEAN J Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 04/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, MANNA J Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPPNER, JONATHAN R Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 03/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHRAN, PETER M Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 10/02/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JAMES F Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 01/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARETE, RICHARD A Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KEVIN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $14,599.98 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLL BUTERA, KELLY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $14,599.94 Date 01/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARGAR, SAVARAH A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $14,599.78 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LATOYHA T Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $14,599.75 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNONE, JOYCE A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $14,599.74 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMY, MELANIE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $14,599.65 Date 03/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANELLA, CATHY M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $14,599.61 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RONDUS M Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $14,599.22 Date 09/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLDES, GAIL J Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $14,599.20 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, KAYLA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $14,599.15 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, MELYNDA S Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $14,599.03 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, LORETTA M Employer name Town of Franklinville Amount $14,599.00 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELL, MARIA R Employer name Greece CSD Amount $14,598.96 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURMAN, HALLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $14,598.70 Date 08/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENATOVICH, KATHERINE M Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $14,598.27 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, DAIANA I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $14,598.00 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, SEAN F Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $14,597.94 Date 06/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURUSHOTHAMAN, LEJI Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $14,597.84 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBEL, SUSAN M Employer name Somers CSD Amount $14,597.29 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELEWSKI, DOUGLAS C Employer name Village of East Rockaway Amount $14,597.00 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, LISA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $14,596.78 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERANTE, TONI Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $14,596.48 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CALEB Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $14,596.26 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIN, CINDY S Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $14,596.05 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERISHA, VALENTINA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $14,596.03 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURIN, KYLE A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $14,595.74 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE D Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $14,595.49 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOTTE, RENEE E Employer name Essex County Amount $14,595.48 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $14,595.46 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOSKY, JOSEPH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $14,595.23 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JOHN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $14,594.66 Date 05/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMO, KARLENE A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $14,594.44 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARIA, JO ANN Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $14,594.34 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, ANN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $14,594.27 Date 07/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $14,593.96 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKHOUSE, DAKOTA P Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $14,593.91 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHUA, JENNIFER L Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $14,593.89 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDES, JAMES S Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $14,593.65 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, CARLO F, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $14,593.63 Date 10/20/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, XIAOTIAN Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $14,593.50 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System