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 COLE, JANIS M Employer name Town of Avon Amount $13,481.38 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIN, KATHLEEN P Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $13,481.38 Date 02/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, MICHELE A Employer name Newark CSD Amount $13,481.38 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKIO, BETTY J Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $13,481.14 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIINZE, ANNIE N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $13,480.83 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, RITA M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $13,480.73 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ADRIANE Employer name Erie County Amount $13,480.23 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEGAN, ELIZABETH E Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $13,480.16 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTARY, EUGENE A Employer name Town of Floyd Amount $13,479.96 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIDEL, SHANNON C Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $13,479.72 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDETTA, CATHERINE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $13,479.39 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMBURY, BRIAN H Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $13,479.34 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGHISE, KIM M Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $13,479.33 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VICCARO, ANDREW J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $13,478.67 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAASE, MATTHEW A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $13,478.55 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORENDER, BRANDON J Employer name Oneida County Amount $13,477.95 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TAURIAN Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $13,477.80 Date 09/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPH, RHONDA R Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $13,477.59 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TYNE, STACEY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,477.25 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, AMY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $13,476.97 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEILLEUX, DONNA I Employer name Portville CSD Amount $13,476.92 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAME, DEBRA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $13,476.90 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTEX, CAROL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $13,476.29 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUTCH, STACY Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $13,476.01 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTZ, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $13,475.60 Date 03/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIZZI, SERAFINA M Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $13,474.96 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRBY, SELENA R Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $13,474.86 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VAY, JOYCE A Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $13,474.80 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANA, JAMES P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $13,474.66 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUST, ANDREA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $13,474.24 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JAIME L Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $13,474.14 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECTOR, DANIELLE M Employer name Village of Rhinebeck Amount $13,474.06 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, LARISSA A Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $13,473.76 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WILLIAM A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $13,473.60 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMARCHIO, SARAH J Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $13,473.55 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JAMES P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $13,472.98 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMIE L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $13,472.59 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, MAUREEN Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $13,472.58 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, JUDY Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,472.56 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAUJO, GISELLE A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $13,472.55 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADISE, DANIEL J Employer name Genesee County Amount $13,471.45 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LINDA Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $13,471.11 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNAL, ROSA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $13,470.41 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Greene CSD Amount $13,470.40 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERO, CINDY M Employer name Schroon Lake CSD Amount $13,470.36 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDT, CARMEN M Employer name Livingston Manor CSD Amount $13,470.14 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATT, CHRISTINA Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $13,470.10 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PREE, JAMES H Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $13,470.09 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACE, MARILYN C Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $13,470.00 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZYNSKI, SALLY A Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $13,470.00 Date 02/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, ANGELA E Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $13,469.66 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELDT, JILL K Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $13,469.43 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, TANISHA L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $13,468.57 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNK, DEANNA P Employer name Nassau County Amount $13,468.45 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBEY, SHEILA J Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $13,468.09 Date 08/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDETTO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $13,468.05 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMILLARD, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Pitcher Amount $13,468.00 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSE, CRAIG T Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $13,467.95 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCUZZA, ROBERT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $13,467.56 Date 05/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPOS, ADABELLE Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $13,467.41 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARCO, BRETT D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $13,467.30 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, CATHLEEN J Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $13,467.03 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, KATELYN F Employer name Ulster County Amount $13,467.00 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JENNIFER M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $13,466.78 Date 06/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, JAYNE E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $13,466.45 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SHELLYSE A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $13,466.04 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, LOGAN M Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $13,465.98 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, THOMAS H Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $13,465.96 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEMAN, KATHRYN M Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $13,465.73 Date 09/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, KIMBERLY C Employer name Town of Rhinebeck Amount $13,465.45 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHURE, FRANK R Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $13,465.31 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISS, TOBY R Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $13,465.26 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVE, ONRAE Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $13,465.20 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, BRIAN T Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $13,465.14 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, ASHER G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $13,465.13 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCURIO, MARGARET G Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $13,464.72 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERVENAK, ALEXANDER S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $13,464.54 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNUM, ANNE MARIE Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $13,464.38 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, ALEESE D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $13,464.25 Date 12/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORMAN, BRION, II Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $13,463.99 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOTAN, MADELEINE M Employer name W Sullivan Public Library Amount $13,463.86 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $13,463.70 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, CANDICE E Employer name Broome County Amount $13,463.58 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, BETTY J Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $13,463.44 Date 01/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, KALPANA TRILOK Employer name Island Trees Public Library Amount $13,462.92 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNS, FRANK W Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $13,462.18 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERA, KIMBERLY S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $13,461.96 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPKOWSKI, PETER Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZZI, JAMES J Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGONIA, ROBERT M Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LULL, MARIA C Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DONALD A Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JOHN C Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAATS, RAYMOND J Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 12/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, SARAH H Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, COLLEEN T Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGELT, CLIFFORD R Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,461.56 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORJONE, WILLIAM J Employer name Newark CSD Amount $13,461.56 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELICH, LISA A Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $13,461.53 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, SARA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $13,461.44 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System