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 WITTKE, GAIL C Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $12,632.63 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DARREN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $12,632.02 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEGG, DARBIE E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $12,632.01 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, PRISCILLA Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $12,632.00 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORICK, MICHAEL W Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $12,631.95 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, JOANNE C Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $12,631.94 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURLING, LAURA B Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $12,631.85 Date 04/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, STEPHEN W Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $12,631.80 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, KIM L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $12,631.70 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, KAREN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $12,631.68 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARILLO, DENISE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $12,631.64 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCABASCIO, GABRIELLA F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $12,631.57 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUL-KARIM, SOLANGE S Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,631.35 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARACENA, YUDELKYS S Employer name Cornell University Amount $12,631.20 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, KWASI M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $12,631.00 Date 11/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, OLGA M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $12,630.90 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, CHARLES S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $12,630.65 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSA, JACQUELINE P Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $12,630.49 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSSELL, LATESHA S Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $12,630.37 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, HELEN G Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $12,630.26 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERR, SHEILA S Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $12,630.21 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEY, STEPHEN C Employer name Cortland County Amount $12,630.06 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARENZA, JOSEPH C, JR Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $12,630.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JAMES P Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $12,630.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, ELISA E Employer name Town of Hamilton Amount $12,630.00 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDELSOHN, WENDY G Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $12,629.75 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEJNAL, RYAN E Employer name Town of Windham Amount $12,629.40 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREW, DANIEL R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $12,628.90 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENAHERRERA, ZAIRITA C Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $12,628.86 Date 01/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, LISA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $12,628.41 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, BRIAN M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $12,628.35 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOK, MICHELLE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $12,627.77 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, AMY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $12,627.21 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, CATHERINE A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $12,627.19 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSEY, KEITH A Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $12,627.18 Date 09/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STAWICKI, ANDREW Employer name City of White Plains Amount $12,626.94 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINE, LORRAINE A Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $12,626.88 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, ANGELA A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $12,626.80 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIE, PAM Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $12,626.57 Date 03/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NINA W Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $12,626.48 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVO, JOANNE Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $12,626.25 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT-BULL, FREB D Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $12,626.23 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ARTHUR, WILLIAM C Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $12,626.08 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRETT, GEOFFREY S Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $12,626.06 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTO, JEFFREY T Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $12,625.91 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JILL M Employer name Bath CSD Amount $12,625.67 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNAY, YASIN H Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $12,625.30 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCAS, LINDA J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,625.14 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARETA, ROXANNE Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $12,625.13 Date 04/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, DYLAN J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $12,624.86 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JACQUELINE M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $12,624.52 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMSTETTER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $12,624.42 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LINDA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $12,624.16 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANASTASIS, DE ANNA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $12,624.05 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEAL, TRACY A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $12,623.75 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DOUGLAS A Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $12,623.47 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO-PEREZ, CARMEN L Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $12,623.45 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KRISTEN R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $12,623.41 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MONTE, DONNA Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $12,623.04 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKMEISTER, DAVID T Employer name Webster CSD Amount $12,622.38 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, BROOKE A Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $12,622.18 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, LISA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $12,621.21 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LAURA JO Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $12,621.09 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, KRISTIE X Employer name Alexandria CSD Amount $12,621.08 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCINITI, MARTIN J Employer name Village of Hoosick Falls Amount $12,621.05 Date 05/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAYTON, MISTY G Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $12,620.21 Date 03/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFRONTI, GINA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $12,620.15 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSCHI, MARY Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $12,620.10 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, CHERYL Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $12,620.10 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANZ, MARY F Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $12,620.10 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENE, SUNITHA Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $12,620.10 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, NICOLE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $12,619.84 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYER, PATRICIA A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $12,619.78 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDDO, ERIK T Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $12,619.76 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARKS, RHIANNON M Employer name Town of Collins Amount $12,619.55 Date 08/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAROSZ, EDWARD J Employer name City of Rome Amount $12,619.45 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, FLORENCE M Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $12,619.33 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUN, NORA P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $12,619.25 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOFF, ROSEMARY A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $12,619.20 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEDIGER, SHEENA E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $12,619.15 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHRISTINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $12,618.00 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANILE, RENEE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,617.91 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEU, JUSTIN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $12,617.88 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCCI, BETH D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $12,617.57 Date 04/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $12,616.80 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, LAURA L Employer name Town of Bridgewater Amount $12,616.71 Date 07/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KASI M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $12,616.70 Date 01/20/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUDEAU, SHAWNA F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $12,616.29 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PATRICIA A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $12,616.21 Date 09/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, KAREN L Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $12,615.91 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZIMER, LAURIE Employer name Erie County Amount $12,615.66 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SABRA M Employer name Delaware County Amount $12,615.54 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, TAYLOR E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $12,615.50 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, WENDY M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $12,615.42 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUENCER, KATHY L Employer name Town of Brownville Amount $12,615.40 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOARILE, ANN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,615.08 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGART, RICHARD C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $12,615.00 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANOKUTE, IRENE N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $12,614.77 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, PAMELA J Employer name Candor CSD Amount $12,614.49 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, CATHY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $12,614.38 Date 11/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System