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 SOLEM, RUTH M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $11,856.45 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $11,856.28 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, EMILIA M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $11,856.27 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $11,855.19 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACILLA, LAURENE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,855.11 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIAZZA, JOSHUA P Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $11,854.69 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEK, MICHAEL J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $11,854.26 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGHIERE, CONSTANCE E Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $11,854.14 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, JOANNE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $11,854.11 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTLER, MICHAEL I Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $11,854.08 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, JUSTIN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $11,853.64 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICK, CHRISTINA A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $11,853.42 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, FLOYD C Employer name Village of Lansing Amount $11,852.66 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CAROL A Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $11,852.53 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, STACY M Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $11,852.25 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TONYA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $11,852.15 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, NORALYN M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $11,852.11 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, GYEONGRAN Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $11,852.00 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESMITH, DION A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $11,851.76 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOSTICK, FRANK V Employer name Town of Cuba Amount $11,851.71 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, CHRISTINA M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $11,851.68 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, LINDA K Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $11,851.35 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSE, ELIZABETH R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $11,851.22 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDUNK, MORGAN T Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $11,850.98 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEM, JANE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $11,850.92 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MEGAN M Employer name Otsego County Amount $11,850.86 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, MICHELE L Employer name Albany County Amount $11,850.74 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, BRANDON C Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $11,850.66 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROCK, DAVID J Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $11,850.28 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, CINDY S Employer name Town of Lisle Amount $11,850.00 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDUARDO, DENISE M Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $11,849.90 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $11,849.21 Date 03/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, REGINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,849.05 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, TIMOTHY R Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $11,848.50 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADO, DANA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $11,848.42 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $11,848.34 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINIEWSKI, STEVEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $11,848.18 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, CHRISTINE Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $11,847.75 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, EMMALEA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $11,847.72 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULL, LORIE A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $11,847.61 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKHRAVI, MARYAM Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $11,847.06 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DANIEL W Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $11,846.86 Date 11/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADFIELD, COLBY R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $11,846.52 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDRICK, SHIRLEY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $11,846.51 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PAMELA Y Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,846.37 Date 01/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, JENNIFER J Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $11,846.28 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, KEVIN W Employer name Village of Elmsford Amount $11,846.25 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-COOPER, ALEXANDRA Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $11,846.22 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BJORKMAN, ERIC Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $11,846.20 Date 12/01/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, SCHANEQUA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $11,845.96 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLINO, DIANE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $11,845.70 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, KURT L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $11,845.41 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSBORO, RUTH A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $11,845.23 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAY, PATRICIA C Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $11,844.75 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, JESSICA A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $11,844.74 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $11,843.84 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJECKI, MICHAL R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $11,843.78 Date 04/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFINEN, NANCY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $11,843.55 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, MARIA P Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $11,843.39 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFARO, KEIRY Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $11,843.08 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, LINDSAY M Employer name Broome County Amount $11,842.90 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERNHART, GEORGE W Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $11,842.80 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, SHERRY L Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $11,842.28 Date 05/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHJEN, MICHAEL W Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $11,842.01 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOY, SUSAN S Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $11,841.68 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, VICENTE S Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $11,841.66 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LAURI J Employer name Galway CSD Amount $11,840.84 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARD, ANGELLA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $11,840.73 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KATHLEEN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $11,840.70 Date 03/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIO, THERESA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $11,840.59 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANAHAN, JENNIFER N Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $11,840.30 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEVENTO, MARIE C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $11,840.09 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANCE, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $11,840.05 Date 12/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUFFO, MICHAEL A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,840.00 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, TERESA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $11,839.37 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKENSIES, KURT E B Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,838.85 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, ELIZABETH E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $11,838.72 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLER, GREGORY M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,838.60 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTO, CRYSTAL M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $11,838.51 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, JAMES E Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $11,838.06 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DIANE M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $11,837.79 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, LYNETTE Employer name Erie County Amount $11,837.76 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTINICO, DIANE M Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $11,837.47 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGLOVE, ROSS J, III Employer name Village of Clyde Amount $11,837.44 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, KIRSTIN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $11,836.93 Date 06/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CYNTHIA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $11,836.86 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GUYADER, PIERRE T Employer name Town of Islip Amount $11,836.76 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGUIN, SHANNON L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $11,836.69 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTIS, ANN Employer name Monroe County Amount $11,836.67 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSLOW, ANTHONY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,836.42 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLESH, LAWRENCE P Employer name Lewis County Amount $11,836.34 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTLEY, SUSAN V Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $11,836.26 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, MARY T Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $11,836.24 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, SANDRA B Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $11,835.73 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTIA, SHARON A Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $11,835.59 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, REGINALD C, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $11,835.48 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYNTON, CHERYL N Employer name Oswego County Amount $11,835.21 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, ROGER L Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $11,835.16 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, LESLIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,835.00 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, CHRISTIAN Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $11,834.88 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System