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 BALL, KATHRYN H Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $11,087.39 Date 02/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JANET T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $11,087.05 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOWERS, PATRICIA A Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $11,086.93 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, GINA M Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $11,086.43 Date 09/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONNESSEN, CLAUDIA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $11,086.31 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROEDER, MARY A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $11,086.21 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LAURA A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $11,086.11 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCHUS, KEVIN L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $11,085.89 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, LACIE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $11,085.84 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KAYLA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $11,085.45 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AUGE, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $11,085.17 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTO, IRENE Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,084.69 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRETT S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,083.68 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, LISA D Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $11,083.40 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTEAD, DANA K Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $11,082.19 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CHRISTINA M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $11,082.12 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ELMER S Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $11,082.01 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, NORA M Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $11,082.00 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHIRZELL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,081.96 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, DIANE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,081.95 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, SHAWN T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $11,081.50 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, FRANCES M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $11,081.48 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KELLY S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $11,081.27 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTRIDGE, WAYLON P Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $11,081.20 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANJONES, JEANMARIE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $11,080.75 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGARD, STEPHEN W Employer name Town of Canadice Amount $11,080.66 Date 08/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDUZZI, DANIELLE C Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $11,080.66 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMBECKI, TRAVIS E Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $11,080.60 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, NORMA Y Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $11,080.47 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MILTON J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $11,080.36 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLEY, VICTORIA E Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $11,080.15 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MEGAN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $11,079.44 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHANAIRA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,079.41 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENARO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $11,079.22 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVELLA, SHERRY B Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $11,078.64 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, JOSEPH P, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $11,078.37 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, SONJA Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $11,078.29 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSILLICO, PHILLIP M Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $11,078.25 Date 07/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWLEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Washington County Amount $11,078.07 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBECK-EMMERT, NATHAN Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $11,078.00 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, JARRET C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,078.00 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, WILLIAM M Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $11,077.50 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, MARCIE L Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $11,077.47 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLETTI, SHERI ANNE Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $11,077.22 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUJA, VICTORIA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $11,077.17 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, CHASE W J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $11,077.06 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, KEESHA Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $11,076.80 Date 10/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, CHARLES W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $11,076.64 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREUSSER, STACY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $11,076.52 Date 12/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SHACIYA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $11,076.51 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLEY, JACOB J Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $11,076.29 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PENNA, KENNETH J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $11,076.06 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, ANN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $11,076.00 Date 04/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWAY, BRIAN S Employer name Town of Junius Amount $11,076.00 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDES, ALINA E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $11,076.00 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW-TUNSTALL, KATIE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $11,075.77 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, CATHERINE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,075.77 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINO, JOSHUA J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,075.77 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, LORI A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,075.77 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORBA, JAMIE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $11,075.77 Date 12/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, SADIE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,075.74 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINONE, ANDREA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $11,075.46 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, GERALD P Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $11,075.04 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BARBARA S Employer name Town of Byron Amount $11,074.98 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, PATRICK J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $11,074.69 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, KRISTIANA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $11,074.31 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOUSKY, SUSAN J Employer name West Islip Public Library Amount $11,074.19 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIA, DAVID G Employer name Cornell University Amount $11,073.51 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPPA, ROSARIA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,073.45 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TAMARA L Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $11,073.31 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, ANDREW R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $11,073.30 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SCOTT B Employer name Broome County Amount $11,073.16 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANASZAK, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $11,072.79 Date 07/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, LOUISE E Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $11,072.70 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHATOON, ROSHAN Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $11,072.50 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFNER, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $11,072.38 Date 03/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRAFFA, ANNA M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $11,072.22 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, CATHERINE S Employer name Town of Bovina Amount $11,071.92 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CONNER W Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $11,071.83 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHELE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $11,071.50 Date 12/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEHANTY, JENNIFER E Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $11,071.29 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATICELLI, CAMILO A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $11,071.10 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, PATRICK Employer name Westmoreland CSD Amount $11,071.08 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDO, TAMMY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $11,070.64 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODER, CARMELLA Employer name Nassau County Amount $11,070.37 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, HEATHER L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $11,070.21 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELE, ELIA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $11,070.16 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRESE, GIUDITTA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $11,070.14 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMONS, ANNE M Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $11,070.14 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILCOX, EVAN S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $11,070.11 Date 06/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ALEXANDER C Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $11,070.05 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMBRECHT, JESSICA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $11,069.56 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REPOSA, AUSTIN M Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $11,069.48 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBITELLE, LINDA F Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $11,068.98 Date 03/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, GEORGE R Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $11,068.67 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, AIMEE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,068.47 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JILL S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $11,068.47 Date 11/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSKUNER, MARIA D Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $11,068.35 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, RODNEY J Employer name Village of Newark Amount $11,068.24 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, TIKIE MICHELLE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $11,068.15 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System