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 FAVARO, JEREMY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $13,005.26 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, ROGER J Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $13,004.93 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKARTADOS, MANOLIS G Employer name Ulster County Amount $13,004.82 Date 03/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PARKER S Employer name Washington County Amount $13,004.50 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Sterling Amount $13,003.98 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, BEVERLY A Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $13,003.47 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, REXFORD J Employer name Warren County Amount $13,003.46 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ELWAIN, ERIN R Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $13,003.43 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPACZ, MITCHELL R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $13,003.23 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGENFUS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $13,003.13 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ATTA, ANDREA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $13,002.97 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANGLOFF, STACEY I Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $13,002.66 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLD, DENISE R Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $13,002.43 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZARD, PATRICIA A Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $13,002.00 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, BRIAN S Employer name Education Department Amount $13,001.87 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ARMINDA C Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $13,001.79 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DIANE C Employer name Livingston County Amount $13,001.68 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, KRISLYN J Employer name Steuben County Amount $13,001.66 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, CHARLES H Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $13,001.53 Date 02/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SANDRA L Employer name Homer CSD Amount $13,001.51 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, ELIZABETH E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $13,001.10 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTE, MARK E Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $13,001.00 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHT, LORETTA LYNN Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $13,000.83 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, NICHOLAS T Employer name Wyoming County Amount $13,000.64 Date 03/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, KAREN Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $13,000.61 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, VINCENT M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $13,000.08 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFARELLI, JOHN L Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $13,000.08 Date 04/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LES S Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $13,000.08 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CHARLES E Employer name Town of Ashford Amount $13,000.00 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, BRIAN I Employer name Town of Nunda Amount $13,000.00 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, TINA Employer name Town of Mohawk Amount $13,000.00 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ALFRED J Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $13,000.00 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILL, IRENE Employer name Town of Alabama Amount $13,000.00 Date 04/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, BARBARA E Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $13,000.00 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, CRAIG M, JR Employer name Village of Hillburn Amount $13,000.00 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERNA, RAYMOND J Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $13,000.00 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Parish Amount $12,999.96 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBINSKI, CARRIE L Employer name Town of Turin Amount $12,999.96 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ELAINA E Employer name Town of Lebanon Amount $12,999.96 Date 01/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOSIA, SALVATORE J Employer name Village of Farmingdale Amount $12,999.96 Date 05/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, GREGORY L Employer name Village of Falconer Amount $12,999.96 Date 03/17/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, BRITTANY J Employer name Department of Health Amount $12,999.76 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCO, MICHAEL T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $12,999.42 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JILL A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $12,999.12 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSE, SABRINA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $12,999.03 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTITO, MICHELLE L Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $12,998.98 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, CYNTHIA A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $12,998.78 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SHELIA M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $12,998.71 Date 12/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, ELLEN A Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $12,998.68 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSIACKI, JESSICA R Employer name Erie County Amount $12,998.59 Date 08/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERMER, RENEE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $12,998.28 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICKELHAUPT, CODY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $12,998.11 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALA, CURTIS J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $12,998.08 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, VALERIE D Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $12,997.92 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATES, ROBERT P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $12,997.88 Date 12/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMEN, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $12,997.42 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DEBORAH J Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $12,996.75 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $12,996.66 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESIAH, BERNADETTE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $12,996.46 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURY, ELLEN L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $12,996.43 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRIS, BRENDA D Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $12,996.39 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, DEBBIE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $12,996.17 Date 12/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, JESSICA P Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $12,996.00 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, EUGENE W Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $12,996.00 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTTER, TERRIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $12,995.96 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDLE, PATTY A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $12,995.85 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITT, LACEY M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $12,995.70 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, JANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,995.56 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBERT, KURT A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $12,995.44 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANO, PETER A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $12,995.37 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, NANCIANNE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $12,995.37 Date 04/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURER, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $12,994.84 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUANO-SERRET, LISA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $12,994.78 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ZOE A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $12,994.72 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIK, SHANNON M Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $12,993.11 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONISTHORPE, JACQULYN M Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $12,992.68 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZINI, SUSAN M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $12,992.58 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPPE, DIANE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $12,992.33 Date 12/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOX, BARBARANNE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $12,991.97 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENZER, ROSEMARY Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $12,991.88 Date 10/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BUSK, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $12,991.47 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTIGROSSI, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $12,991.13 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGON, JOHN T Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $12,991.00 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMS, JESSICA Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $12,990.86 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGILLE, SHAREE L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $12,990.79 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGNIN, KAYLA C Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $12,990.76 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLE, DAVID P Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $12,990.55 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYROFF, CELESTE Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $12,990.40 Date 12/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZASTROCKY, JENNIFER M Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $12,990.28 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE OLIVEIRA, MARIA F A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $12,990.26 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, SAM LEE, JR Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $12,989.47 Date 06/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, KEVIN J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $12,989.25 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, CRYSTAL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $12,988.97 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAS, CHARLES S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $12,988.92 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, PATRICE Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $12,988.84 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, DEBRA A Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $12,988.68 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, LORI E Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $12,988.47 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIS, DALE R Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $12,988.32 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOCAJ, ELIDA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $12,988.23 Date 09/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YALE, CINDY L Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $12,987.75 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System