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 FOX, KELLY S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $11,874.56 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNY, TERESA T Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,874.49 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, CHELSEA K Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $11,874.18 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSEN, MATTHEW D Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $11,874.09 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $11,874.00 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DEBRA Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $11,873.75 Date 07/06/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYELL, DARRELL L Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $11,873.75 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, RAYMOND Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $11,873.47 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, KELSEY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,873.40 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, RENA A Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $11,873.25 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYSON, MELISSA S Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $11,873.18 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, SALLY A Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $11,873.05 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHL, KEVIN Employer name Stony Brook Fire District Amount $11,873.04 Date 04/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, DEBBIE A Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $11,872.96 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEE, SHAVAUN A Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $11,872.51 Date 12/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRANT, MICHELLE L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $11,872.33 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEHLE, KALON J Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $11,872.32 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMSWORTH, ROBERT W Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $11,872.00 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLES, PATRICK K Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $11,871.56 Date 09/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANOLE, SUZANA Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $11,871.56 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSTEIN, MATTHEW P Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,871.36 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, ALAN J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $11,871.31 Date 06/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHBACH, JOAN C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $11,871.24 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERLEY, KATHY L Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $11,871.15 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ROBIN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,871.00 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEVOLA, GINA R Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $11,870.96 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYDLO, LUZ M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $11,870.70 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADBOIS, BENJAMIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $11,870.49 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JESSICA E Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,870.49 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, RHONDA L Employer name Erie County Amount $11,870.36 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNACK, JOSEPH F Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $11,870.28 Date 12/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERNAN, GERALD H Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $11,870.06 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, PAMELA S Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,869.79 Date 06/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, HEIDI L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $11,869.49 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEBERGER, CRAIG E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $11,869.08 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ANN M Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $11,869.03 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERTZ, NICHOLAS C Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $11,868.75 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, ALEX F Employer name Center Moriches Fire District Amount $11,868.50 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RODNEY L, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $11,868.40 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOREMAN, WAYNE E Employer name Delaware County Amount $11,868.30 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JOHN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,868.16 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXSTROME, ELIZABETH A Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $11,867.77 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CYNTHIA L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $11,867.62 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENSTEEL, KIMBERLY M Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $11,867.61 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALSKI, BETH A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $11,867.15 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, NEDA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $11,867.09 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSELL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $11,866.67 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARISSAL, GARRETT S Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $11,866.65 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIGE, BRENDA J Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $11,866.09 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D AGOSTINO, SHEREE A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $11,865.79 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, AMANDA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $11,865.70 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMPER-WILSON, ASSONIA D Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,865.70 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, RYAN S Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $11,865.39 Date 11/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CAROL J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $11,865.31 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKLIN, AUDREY F Employer name Lakeview Public Library Amount $11,865.30 Date 07/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ-MENDOZA, JUSTINE M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $11,865.24 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBSEN, ROBERT Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $11,865.00 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ROBERT M Employer name Erie County Amount $11,864.90 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, TINA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $11,864.82 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGETT, KYRA M Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $11,864.60 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ALITA J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,864.46 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, LORRAINE J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $11,864.42 Date 03/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, VINCENT S Employer name Court of Claims Amount $11,864.10 Date 01/19/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, DIANE L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $11,864.00 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, BRIAN G Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $11,863.98 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, MARIA M Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $11,863.90 Date 01/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WODZENSKI, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,863.59 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONER, TRINA Employer name Town of Massena Amount $11,863.54 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHLOW, MARY ANN ELIZABETH Employer name Greece CSD Amount $11,863.41 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RAMO, MELISSA N Employer name Erie County Amount $11,863.35 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZICONE, JOHN C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $11,863.25 Date 12/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, KRISTA S Employer name Canton CSD Amount $11,862.85 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, MICHAEL B Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $11,862.76 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, NANCY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,862.47 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORTHY, TONY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $11,862.44 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, MARY L Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $11,862.39 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CESARE, DONNA J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $11,862.20 Date 12/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLACI, AMY L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $11,862.16 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUILANO, BOBBIE J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $11,861.98 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, VIRGINIA A Employer name Addison CSD Amount $11,861.94 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUCHER, SHELLY E Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $11,861.37 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLIN, JILL L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $11,861.33 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, MEAGHEN L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $11,861.00 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANGELO, LAWRENCE L Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $11,860.66 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHES, CINDI L Employer name Orleans County Amount $11,860.52 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, MELANIE H Employer name Webster CSD Amount $11,860.40 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, MARTHA B Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $11,860.25 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, JILLIAN Employer name Gilbertsville Mt Upton CSD Amount $11,860.22 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $11,860.00 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIER, KAY N Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $11,859.75 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARANDO, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $11,859.06 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, THOMAS M Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $11,858.21 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, CINDY L Employer name Town of Lyonsdale Amount $11,858.16 Date 05/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSEL, ZOE A Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,858.07 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MACKENZIE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,857.89 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERNO, KAYLA Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $11,857.55 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADDER, MICHELE A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $11,857.26 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, SIDNEY Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $11,857.05 Date 04/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBAUER, MARITZA Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $11,856.49 Date 11/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELENTANO, JO ANN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,856.46 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System