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 MATHIS, JESSE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $11,298.60 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, JOHN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,298.00 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, DUANE F Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $11,297.62 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITT, RACHEL D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $11,297.56 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAHTINEN, DOROTHY M Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $11,297.52 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, KRISTOPHER L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $11,297.17 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, MICHAEL D Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $11,297.00 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNA, JEFFREY J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $11,296.89 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, CATHLEEN M Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,296.88 Date 12/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, ANA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $11,296.58 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINKIEVICH, LYN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $11,296.51 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, JACQUELINE A Employer name Orange County Amount $11,296.43 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, MEGAN J Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $11,295.90 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSAKARA, ALI M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $11,295.82 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, KYLE J Employer name Monroe County Amount $11,295.81 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEANS, DEBORAH A Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $11,295.81 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTHMAN, ANTONIA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $11,295.80 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASIEWICZ, JEREMY J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $11,295.79 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, LOUANN Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $11,295.73 Date 04/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARI, ANN MARIE Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $11,295.25 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFINITO, MARC A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $11,294.94 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGO, JANELLE M Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $11,294.80 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, RICHARD A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $11,294.22 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LISA A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $11,294.01 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, ALEXANDER L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $11,293.84 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, ESMIL E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,293.74 Date 10/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, RONALD Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $11,293.67 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, DIANE M Employer name Victor CSD Amount $11,293.53 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, BRIAN C Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $11,293.50 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURCH, NICOLE M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $11,293.37 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOTTA, MARIE A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $11,292.25 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, JASON A Employer name Washington County Amount $11,292.05 Date 12/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, EMILY A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $11,291.85 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHEN, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $11,291.71 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LORI L Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $11,291.04 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BARBARA A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $11,290.98 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, WILLIAM D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $11,290.86 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREFICE, DEBORAH A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $11,290.27 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, DANIELLE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $11,290.16 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULIMERO, THOMAS L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $11,290.10 Date 10/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORREVOETS, BENJAMIN A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $11,290.05 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JONATHAN A Employer name Village of Clinton Amount $11,289.96 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, LAURA A Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $11,289.85 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, AMY G Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $11,289.84 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATALANO, KRISTEN C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $11,289.83 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGO, JEAN S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $11,289.68 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANGELA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $11,289.26 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, SUSAN A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $11,289.15 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, MARGARET M Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $11,288.28 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANCA, NINA M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $11,288.25 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOJCZUK, DYLAN A Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $11,288.08 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TAJHEE N Employer name Wayne County Amount $11,287.73 Date 11/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMICA, SUSAN F Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $11,287.32 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, DONNA M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $11,287.25 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAS-SHANKS, LAUREN Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $11,287.19 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGOVAN, JASON S Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $11,286.92 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TIFFANY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $11,286.43 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THEALL, THOMAS N Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $11,286.42 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAN, MICHAEL H Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $11,286.34 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONETTE, MARY T Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,286.17 Date 03/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALISHA M Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $11,285.72 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORE, KRISTEN A Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $11,285.54 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $11,285.12 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, OTIL U Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $11,285.06 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTEAD, ELIZABETH L Employer name Town of Newark Valley Amount $11,285.00 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITZEN, JESSE D Employer name Huntington Manor Fire District Amount $11,285.00 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIL, LAURA J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $11,284.72 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIAU, MARY M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $11,284.57 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KEVIN M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $11,283.85 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLUPS, SANDRA D Employer name Erie County Amount $11,283.66 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSENZIO, TARA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $11,283.53 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, LAUREL M Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $11,283.13 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONIGER, LARRY Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $11,283.09 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ASHLEY T Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $11,282.80 Date 11/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRONAU, DONNA C Employer name Department of Health Amount $11,282.72 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, HAROLD G Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $11,282.55 Date 05/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, SUZANNE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $11,282.47 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPPI-GAVENCAK, MELISSA A Employer name Remsenburg-Speonk UFSD Amount $11,282.25 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERT, LAWRENCE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,282.20 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYS, TANYA L Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $11,282.09 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISONAVE, JOSHUA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $11,281.89 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WABY, NICOLE L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $11,281.50 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVITE, MARK D Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,281.19 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAZEN, PAUL P, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $11,281.00 Date 04/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAMPINATO, DENNIS F Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $11,280.91 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONANUGA, JACOB A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $11,280.84 Date 07/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, ROSS C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,280.77 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIS, LILLY Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $11,280.65 Date 10/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, KAREN E Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $11,280.45 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERZANO, GABRIELLE J M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,280.23 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOROBYEVA, VIKTORIYA V Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $11,280.00 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHM, EDWARD V Employer name Town of Lisle Amount $11,280.00 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, RYAN A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $11,279.66 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CAROLYN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,279.61 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEKER, BRITTANY N Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $11,279.54 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPER, DELPHINE D Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,279.20 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, CARLINA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $11,278.94 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MEGAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $11,278.75 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFERTS, JASON S Employer name Ulster County Amount $11,278.64 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, JOHN A, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $11,278.46 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System