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 HAGELBERGER, DAVID M Employer name Town of Darien Amount $13,291.80 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMM, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $13,291.59 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILING, BENJAMIN K Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $13,291.39 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEHO, ALMIN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $13,291.25 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, MARK R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $13,290.92 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRUILL, TERRON Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $13,290.92 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, WILLIAM T Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $13,290.87 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLOFF, CHELSEA Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $13,290.75 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINE, LISA A Employer name Oneida County Amount $13,290.33 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, YONETTE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $13,290.29 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISONET, KRYSTAL L Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $13,290.07 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTON, DILLON J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $13,289.85 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUCA, WILLIAM A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $13,289.85 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCERINO, DOROTHY J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $13,289.36 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGNOLA, TYRONE J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $13,289.29 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, MICHAEL H Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $13,289.22 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTZMAN-MIDDLETON, AMANDA Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $13,289.08 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, BETSY A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $13,289.07 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, FELICIA M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $13,288.71 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KIMBERLY E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $13,288.63 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, BONNIE J Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $13,288.33 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREIDENBACH, JONATHAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $13,288.25 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, NIA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $13,288.17 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, MARY F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $13,288.01 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARANJO, CARLOS A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $13,287.93 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $13,287.75 Date 09/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNIS, TRACY M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $13,287.61 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, LUCKSON Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $13,287.56 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGAN, NICHOLAS JAY Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $13,287.49 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLAS, DILLON K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $13,287.13 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSTEAD, VERA L Employer name Town of Ripley Amount $13,287.00 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBYSHIRE, KELLY L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $13,286.79 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSATT, JUSTINE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $13,286.52 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, PATRICIA A Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $13,286.15 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEINHART, CARRIE E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $13,285.80 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCARDI, GARY S Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $13,285.78 Date 08/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLA, PATRICIA Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $13,285.51 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, HANNAH O Employer name Cornell University Amount $13,285.36 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINNELLY, MARY B Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $13,284.71 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DAN T Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $13,284.52 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSA, JACQUELINE M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $13,284.33 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JERRY A Employer name Town of Hastings Amount $13,284.00 Date 09/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETTER, MAUREEN Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $13,283.97 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, NICHOLAS A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $13,283.90 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCERA, JOEY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $13,283.87 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ECCLESIIS, NANCY Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $13,283.74 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALEY, JILL A Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $13,283.72 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, KEVIN C Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $13,283.50 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABOGAL, MARTHA Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $13,283.31 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRINEC, REBECCA M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $13,283.31 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELBY, KATHRYN L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $13,283.14 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MOLLY E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $13,282.88 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSHKAR, BOGDAN Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $13,282.75 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEJADLIK, KATHERINE Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $13,282.26 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGUS, CAROLINE L Employer name Ridge Fire District Amount $13,282.20 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNEY, DIANE P Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $13,281.53 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWUD, JIHAN M Employer name Education Department Amount $13,281.46 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHUNIK, PATRICK V Employer name Cayuga County Amount $13,280.91 Date 08/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, THOMAS E Employer name Erie County Amount $13,280.73 Date 07/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANGELO, TONI L Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $13,280.70 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNOWSKI, JACQUELINE L Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $13,279.66 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, SEAN D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $13,279.61 Date 11/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHEATHAM, SHAWN T Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $13,279.34 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNNELL, JUNE I Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $13,279.32 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CATHERINE T Employer name Cornell University Amount $13,279.20 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGA, SHERRY A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $13,279.19 Date 03/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDO, NICOLE D Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $13,279.19 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MARY E Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $13,279.18 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARFMAN, CAROLINA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $13,279.02 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAWAY, TERRI A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $13,278.84 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, MARY-CAROL S Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $13,278.83 Date 05/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UY, JENNIE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $13,278.74 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ELEANOR A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $13,278.50 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, DAVID C Employer name Erie County Amount $13,278.42 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, ROXANNE H Employer name Village of Speculator Amount $13,278.14 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHABAZIAN, JOANNE A Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $13,277.99 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, JEFFREY P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $13,277.95 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, LORI J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $13,277.50 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AXTELL, TODD R Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $13,277.27 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGGANS, IAN J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $13,277.04 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLOTTO, SUSAN E Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $13,277.02 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAKER, CINDA J Employer name Fulton County Amount $13,276.80 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGBERG, JOHN R Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $13,275.80 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSOSKALO, LYUDMILA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $13,275.61 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONE, LOUISE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $13,275.57 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIECHWEG-HORSFORD, JENNIFER R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $13,275.00 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KARRIE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $13,274.58 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, DIANE H Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $13,274.51 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOM, CARRIE A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $13,274.12 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SARA J Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $13,273.93 Date 07/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECHAU, NIKOLE D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $13,273.60 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, KELLY M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $13,273.60 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DADNELL J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $13,273.54 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, EFFIE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $13,273.50 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEY, GARY M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $13,273.38 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSKOPF, KYLE J Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $13,273.36 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, KATHERINE A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $13,273.12 Date 09/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, CHRISTINE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $13,273.05 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSAKOWSKI, WILKAYRA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $13,272.84 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JULIA K Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $13,272.61 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System