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 ETWARU, SHARON Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $12,209.86 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, MICHELLE L Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $12,209.79 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, ESTEBANA M Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $12,209.69 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, NANCY H Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $12,209.29 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, KATHLEEN F Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $12,209.08 Date 02/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, CHRISTINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,208.83 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, JAY L Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $12,208.26 Date 07/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIZZA, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,208.00 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUP, JESSICA M Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $12,207.63 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWAY, JUSTINE M Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $12,207.55 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, JAMES Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $12,207.00 Date 05/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POST, HEATHER M Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $12,206.90 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEY, NATHAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $12,206.80 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SUSANA E Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $12,206.30 Date 11/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, SHANON M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $12,206.21 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIKOWSKI, MICHAEL J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $12,206.17 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCITO, DEBORAH Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $12,205.21 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, THOMAS H, III Employer name Saratoga County Amount $12,205.12 Date 12/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMID, ILONA S A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $12,204.69 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIPE, KRISTI L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $12,204.08 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, SHIRLEY A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $12,203.78 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KELLYANNE Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $12,203.36 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, MICHELE M Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $12,203.22 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAK, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $12,203.05 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE HOFF, BRENTON T Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $12,202.99 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEKSZA, ANDREW J Employer name Oneida County Amount $12,202.99 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, TRACY H Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $12,202.89 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULIHAN, JESSICA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $12,202.50 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMOLA, JOSEPH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $12,202.50 Date 03/06/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSEN, JENNIFER R Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $12,202.45 Date 05/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITO-SMITH, SANDY L Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $12,202.31 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATHOPOULOS, KIMBERLY Employer name Webster CSD Amount $12,202.27 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGA, JOHN J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $12,202.03 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAPELLA, DIANE L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $12,201.83 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOTT, MARY ANN Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $12,201.68 Date 03/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYSSEN, ROBERT W Employer name Seneca County Amount $12,201.48 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, DAVID M Employer name Seneca County Amount $12,201.48 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRONENWETTER, PAUL B Employer name Seneca County Amount $12,201.48 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZETTI, CYNTHIA L Employer name Seneca County Amount $12,201.48 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANN, DIANE M Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $12,201.42 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURO, ERIN E Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $12,201.40 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, ESTELA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $12,201.33 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SALLA, JOSEPH J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $12,201.29 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, STEVE Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $12,201.05 Date 11/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, MASON J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $12,201.00 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $12,201.00 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACABACCI, KIM S Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $12,200.65 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTONE, KATHLEEN T Employer name Department of Law Amount $12,200.46 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLY, REBECCA J Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $12,200.40 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLADLE, MARCY L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $12,200.28 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, CHERY K Employer name Greece CSD Amount $12,200.23 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLEN-GROSS, LORRAINE Employer name Town of Genoa Amount $12,200.04 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVETTE, KAYLA E Employer name Delaware County Amount $12,199.95 Date 09/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROEKER, LINDA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $12,199.41 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, AMANDA L C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $12,198.97 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, JUSTINE M Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $12,198.82 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFFENDERFER, MICHAEL J Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $12,198.80 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RENEE M Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $12,198.73 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, MARY LOUISE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $12,198.57 Date 12/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDEN, PATRICK T Employer name Niagara County Amount $12,198.20 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCOOTER, BETTY JO Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $12,197.99 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, STEPHANIE L Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $12,197.89 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, AARON I Employer name Steuben County Amount $12,197.73 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLOT, RYAN J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $12,197.57 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, APRIL L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $12,197.54 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, MARCELLO H Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $12,197.21 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, THOMAS E Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $12,196.58 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETO, BEATRIZ Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $12,196.43 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTHORP, JAMIE L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $12,196.43 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTER, ANDREW E Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $12,196.33 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, TEREEN M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $12,195.78 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKER, PATRICIA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $12,195.60 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENCKS, CALIMARIE A Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $12,195.58 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANTINO, LORRAINE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $12,195.45 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRIANO, BETH A Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $12,195.43 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SAMANTHA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $12,195.00 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, VIRGINIA A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $12,194.58 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, DALE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $12,194.15 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, JOSE J Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $12,194.00 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREVALO, LOLY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $12,193.80 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TINA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $12,193.51 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, CYNTHIA A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $12,193.14 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIETFELD, SHERI L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $12,192.86 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANIESA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $12,192.64 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHE, ELIZABETH M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $12,192.56 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMAKER, SHANNON M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $12,192.47 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRYAN, KERRI E Employer name Town of Madrid Amount $12,192.44 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, MELINDA S Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $12,192.28 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDO, BLAISE Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $12,192.00 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEAHY, DENNIS K Employer name Village of Maybrook Amount $12,191.92 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, EILEEN Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $12,191.92 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMERY-ROGERS, KRYSTA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $12,191.50 Date 08/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, COURTNEY P Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $12,191.49 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSPEED, KAREN L Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $12,191.39 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, RICHARD A Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $12,191.33 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMER, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $12,191.27 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LEE ANN Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $12,190.88 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, WENDY M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $12,190.86 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, RONALD E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $12,190.50 Date 01/24/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING, MARY ELIZABETH Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $12,190.47 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System