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 JETTE, GAIL P Employer name Department of Health Amount $12,596.33 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, QUEEN E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $12,596.13 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLING, MICHELLE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $12,595.85 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIULLO, MARIA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $12,595.33 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEWNICZAK, DARYL Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $12,594.92 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, UMA L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $12,594.80 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, KEITH A Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $12,594.68 Date 09/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGER, JULIE A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $12,594.51 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, RACHEL L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $12,594.49 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, CHARLES P Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $12,594.03 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODNOW, JENNIFER E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $12,593.94 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUDDEBACK, KYLE T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $12,593.72 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, LISA K Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $12,593.53 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, MICHELE L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $12,593.47 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, KRISTI M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $12,592.98 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWRZONEK, KAREN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $12,592.90 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BRIAN A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $12,592.81 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUERZDOERFER, PATRICIA L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $12,592.54 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, AARON J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $12,592.52 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXAM, JULIE A Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $12,592.34 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNECK, DEENA N Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $12,592.04 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIN, ZACHARY R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $12,591.72 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, PATRICK J Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $12,591.65 Date 03/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKOLATOS, VALERIE E Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $12,591.50 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZVI, IFFAT B Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $12,591.37 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, DIANNE M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $12,591.29 Date 02/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDNO, WILLIAM A Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $12,591.24 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, ANA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $12,591.01 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIMSON, DEBRA A Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $12,590.61 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCERA, LAUREN C Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $12,590.25 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASILEWSKI, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $12,590.20 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WETTERING, MALCOLM J Employer name City of Fulton Amount $12,589.94 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANO, STEVEN Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $12,589.60 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELINE, COREY M Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $12,589.38 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOSONO, PAUL J Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $12,589.07 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAW, MICHELLE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $12,588.79 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOSO-CASSO, PORFIRIO A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $12,588.58 Date 09/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, TINA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $12,588.40 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDFORD, TYISHA Employer name Department of Law Amount $12,588.16 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPLE, KEITH D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $12,587.85 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKIE, KEOSHA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $12,587.69 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAND, CHERI L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $12,587.43 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ALEXANDER R Employer name Village of Fair Haven Amount $12,586.76 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, ELLEN M Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $12,586.57 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPINO, NICOLE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $12,585.41 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOISE, ANNA MARIE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $12,585.25 Date 04/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSALL, DAVID L Employer name Town of Lee Amount $12,585.00 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, SARAH E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $12,584.71 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT C Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $12,584.71 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, ALEXANDER A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $12,584.65 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, YVES Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $12,584.57 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGMAN, MARLENE M Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $12,584.26 Date 02/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRISTAN, WENDY L Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $12,583.77 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBEN, ISRAEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $12,583.10 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, PHILIP Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $12,582.60 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARRETT, ANTHONY Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $12,581.15 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $12,581.11 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSS, CAITLIN M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $12,580.81 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, DEBORAH C Employer name Town of Springport Amount $12,580.80 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, NEREIDA Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $12,580.67 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, AUSTIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $12,580.44 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIMIR, PELLY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $12,579.51 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, KAREN L Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $12,579.10 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, SUZANNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $12,579.00 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CECILIA Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $12,578.63 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROINA, CYNTHIA S Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $12,578.51 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONEPARTH, SABINA Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $12,578.36 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDEROS, JUAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $12,578.20 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KRISTAL J Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $12,578.10 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, KAREN A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $12,578.08 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DENNIS Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,578.05 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOULAS, TONI-MARIE Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $12,578.01 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEAU, ROBIN M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $12,576.89 Date 07/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGNENA, PETER J Employer name Education Department Amount $12,576.84 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOTOFF, KARENANN Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $12,576.73 Date 11/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNISON, JORDAN M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $12,576.66 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAAL-CORTAVE, KENNY W Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $12,576.62 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, GARY M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $12,576.60 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAUL L, JR Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $12,576.51 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMES, PAULA F Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $12,576.42 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, MELVINA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $12,576.17 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, HAYLIE F Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $12,576.14 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, KEITH F, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,576.00 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, RENEE D Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $12,575.57 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $12,575.47 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGER, NICOLE A Employer name Victor CSD Amount $12,575.28 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINKO, RICHARD A Employer name Town of Great Valley Amount $12,575.00 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, FRANSHESKA D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $12,574.58 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNE, KARL E Employer name Village of Mohawk Amount $12,574.16 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLOY, DEBORAH L Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $12,573.96 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, SHANAE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $12,573.87 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KATHERINE P Employer name Monroe County Amount $12,573.79 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, KRISTIE M Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $12,573.33 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARONE, TARA E Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $12,573.33 Date 12/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYES-SWITZER, DENISE L Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $12,573.03 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CHARISSA M Employer name Warren County Amount $12,572.64 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAPCEINSKI, ROBERT G Employer name Town of Bergen Amount $12,572.49 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURG, LESLEY H Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $12,571.66 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOYCE L Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $12,571.56 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOLA, CYNTHIA Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $12,571.44 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System