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 HOWE, ANDREW J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $13,348.28 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSERT, DARIA M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $13,348.26 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NANCY L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $13,348.25 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULINO, RODRIGO Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $13,348.02 Date 04/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEJADA, JOSE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $13,347.92 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETNICK, KEVIN B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $13,347.90 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANN, NICOLE M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $13,347.87 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CHERYL A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $13,347.14 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOSKEY, SARA E Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $13,346.89 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMAN-REALE, CHRISTINE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $13,346.86 Date 10/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, ANDREA M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $13,346.77 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-MCCARTHY, FRAN B Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $13,346.46 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHATTI, ABIDA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $13,346.42 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, PATRICK J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $13,346.33 Date 11/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, JOHN K Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $13,346.31 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, PATRICIA E Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $13,345.95 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, KRISHNA D Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $13,345.83 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEMLEIN, WENDY L Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $13,345.78 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSINGER, SAMANTHA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $13,345.76 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name City of Kingston Amount $13,345.32 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, WEIHONG Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $13,344.98 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CAROLANN Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $13,344.97 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERER, BRUCE E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $13,344.79 Date 04/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINOZA, HEATHER L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $13,344.73 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH-TOWERS, MARY M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $13,344.57 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMON, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $13,344.47 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MICHAEL L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $13,344.39 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, KATHRYN W Employer name Victor CSD Amount $13,344.36 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $13,344.05 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSKEN, SARAH M Employer name Town of Alden Amount $13,344.01 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, JAMES M Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $13,343.70 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAHLEY, ERIC D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $13,343.51 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, JOHN S Employer name Center Moriches Fire District Amount $13,343.45 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENOFF, LORI A Employer name Columbia County Amount $13,342.85 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOECK, TRACY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $13,342.78 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORETTA A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $13,342.74 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URCKFITZ, SHARON B Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $13,342.72 Date 04/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACILIO, MAXWELL P Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $13,342.15 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, KEENA M Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $13,341.96 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAN, JACQUELYN R Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $13,341.93 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN GORDER, LUKE C Employer name Herkimer County Amount $13,341.82 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVORD, CHRISTIAN M Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $13,341.71 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYLETT, JADDAH M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $13,341.41 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHMARIK, JULIE C Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $13,341.36 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, CARRIE A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $13,341.08 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCAID, REBECA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $13,341.07 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, BETTY ANN Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $13,341.06 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $13,340.99 Date 02/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTARELO, DONNA A Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $13,340.57 Date 05/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, CONSTANCE H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $13,340.23 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AME, GENTIANA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $13,340.21 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOKARZ, SUSAN C Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $13,339.68 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHIK, ANDREW H Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $13,339.53 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATKY, JUNE C Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $13,339.38 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ARTHUR T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $13,338.98 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDER, BARBARA A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $13,338.53 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAYSON W Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $13,338.19 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $13,338.00 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLO, HECTOR A Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $13,338.00 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, MERRILL F Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $13,337.82 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN, JEFFREY P Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $13,337.61 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANIGAULT, TASHA M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $13,337.44 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOEHRING, DONALDA L Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $13,337.39 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSNER, HOPE A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $13,336.97 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MELISSA M Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $13,336.50 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, CATHERINE A Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $13,336.47 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, GABRIEL S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $13,335.94 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABSALOM, SHARRON M Employer name Nassau County Amount $13,335.93 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUSINEAU, LAUREN S Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $13,335.81 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERCYNSKI, DENISE E Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $13,335.63 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ REYES, DOUGLAS A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $13,335.42 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREHLINGER, LAURI L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $13,335.13 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANTORNO, NELIDA C Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $13,334.98 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, JODI M Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $13,334.62 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DANIEL C Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $13,334.55 Date 03/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTAR, SIMONA Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $13,334.33 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, PRESTON A Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $13,334.29 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLWITZ, ROBERT W Employer name Erie County Amount $13,334.12 Date 01/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, JAMIE A Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $13,334.06 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, AMY J Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $13,333.50 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGO, JENNIFER Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $13,333.37 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLAUCH, THERESA M Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $13,333.30 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALBUENA-PALMA, OMAR E Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $13,332.74 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, DAVID R Employer name Erie County Amount $13,332.61 Date 08/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, TERRY A Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $13,332.52 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMING, ANDREW S Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $13,331.50 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARY, TYLER C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $13,331.27 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, SUSAN M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $13,331.26 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, FELICIA E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $13,330.60 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLI, KAREN M Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $13,330.59 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MICHAEL B Employer name Orange County Amount $13,329.93 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVRIER, DANIEL J Employer name Orange County Amount $13,329.93 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNUZZI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Orange County Amount $13,329.93 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUEL, ROBERT JR Employer name Orange County Amount $13,329.93 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, ANTONIO O Employer name Orange County Amount $13,329.93 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JOHN L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $13,329.90 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ ORTIZ, ROBERTO J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $13,329.82 Date 12/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DEMARK, JANICE Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $13,329.48 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREARTON, PATRICK J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $13,329.42 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KRYSTIE L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $13,329.42 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System