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 SHERWOOD, SHIRLEY Employer name Wyoming County Amount $10,679.18 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHARD, DONNA M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $10,679.16 Date 04/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINES, CHENNEL N Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $10,679.10 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, AMY L Employer name Cornell University Amount $10,678.91 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATATA, LINDA L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $10,678.56 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBAUGH, HOWARD S Employer name Town of Wales Amount $10,678.00 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLISENO, RAYMOND N Employer name Town of Wales Amount $10,678.00 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, PAMELA S Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $10,677.99 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINGAN, CINDY M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $10,677.92 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYTON, JEANETTE Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $10,677.76 Date 03/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINOWSKI, CASSANDRA R Employer name Montgomery County Amount $10,677.75 Date 03/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICELI, RYAN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $10,677.37 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, AMY L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $10,676.63 Date 01/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMONDI, MICHELE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,676.53 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGAINI, MICHAEL J Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $10,676.38 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, JODIE L Employer name Naples CSD Amount $10,676.32 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, HOLLY A Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $10,676.31 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, ROBIN W Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $10,676.25 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, BENJAMIN D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $10,676.24 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, DOSWELL W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $10,676.07 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDOLPHI, FRANK W Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $10,675.84 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, CYNTHIA L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $10,675.83 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, DAVID J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $10,675.74 Date 07/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBECK, BRANDON K Employer name No Hempstead Sol Wst Mgmt Auth Amount $10,675.64 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIEVELING, MARY B Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $10,675.51 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUFFER, JARRETT J Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $10,675.32 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, AMIE O Employer name Ulster County Amount $10,675.32 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DAVID P Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $10,675.13 Date 01/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, ANDREW E Employer name Steuben County Amount $10,674.13 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DARLENE M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $10,674.08 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNOTT, MICHELE L Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $10,674.06 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTA, MINA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $10,673.69 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIDANZA-CARSON, BRANDIE J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $10,673.56 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSHI, YVETTE P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $10,673.48 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINLY, CHARLES R Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $10,673.37 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $10,673.04 Date 12/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, ANNA L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $10,672.94 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE, DONNA M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $10,672.73 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, MELISSA R Employer name Columbia County Amount $10,672.59 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRAJU, INDRANI Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $10,672.57 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINE, MADELEINE D Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $10,672.44 Date 06/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, KALLY M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $10,672.28 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANO, NICOLE L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $10,672.27 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, ROBERT R Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $10,672.22 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBIERI, MARIA E Employer name Village of Stewart Manor Amount $10,671.91 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDUTO, ELLEN M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $10,671.87 Date 05/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORODESS, ANDREW R Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $10,671.77 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OQDEH, FIONA F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $10,671.75 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVALLE, JAYNE C Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $10,671.70 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DOLORES A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $10,670.80 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, KRISTINE A Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $10,670.79 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, IAN E Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $10,670.75 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $10,670.63 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDANIEL, CLAUDIA L Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $10,670.20 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS-WALKER, PAMELA Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $10,669.83 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBRIAN, MAYELA Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $10,669.82 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIECO, MARIE Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $10,669.60 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CALEB M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $10,669.50 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBORN, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $10,669.46 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JACQUELINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $10,669.36 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SUSANNE M Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $10,668.97 Date 05/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCKOWIAK, RITA L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $10,668.82 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, LILIA Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $10,668.81 Date 09/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHANS, TARA Employer name Cornell University Amount $10,668.23 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN-MICHAUD, LAURIE Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $10,668.00 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, SHAWNA L Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $10,667.89 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTI, ALLISON N Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $10,667.77 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGEL, SUSAN Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $10,667.72 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERS, PHILOMENA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $10,667.64 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $10,667.45 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHAFREDA L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $10,667.27 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, BARBARA A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $10,667.22 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, DANIELLE R Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $10,667.12 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, LORRAINE M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $10,667.06 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASSEL, PAUL M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,666.96 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICUNAS, PAUL J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $10,666.91 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, KEITH M Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $10,666.60 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, PATRICIA M Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $10,666.60 Date 07/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHN J Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $10,666.60 Date 04/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGER, DAWN M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $10,666.30 Date 09/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, RONALD E Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $10,666.08 Date 11/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALKO, GINGER M Employer name Beaver River CSD Amount $10,666.03 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMOND, SCOTT A Employer name City of Norwich Amount $10,665.91 Date 03/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSH, RAYMOND J Employer name Town of Newcomb Amount $10,665.60 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGLESBY, MARVIN L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $10,665.57 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECORARO, TIMOTHY R Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $10,665.18 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTON, CLEON W, III Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $10,665.17 Date 10/18/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, KEVIN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $10,665.17 Date 08/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, BRADLEY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $10,665.17 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN RENSSELAER, HOWARD T Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $10,665.17 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POREMBA, KATHERINE E Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $10,665.00 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, SHARON A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $10,664.38 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SUSANN Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $10,663.79 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDI-HALL, ALEXA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $10,663.63 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUER, JACQUELINE R Employer name Oswego County Amount $10,663.46 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ENIO R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $10,663.40 Date 03/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, PAUL Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $10,663.24 Date 12/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ANTHONY Employer name Cornell University Amount $10,663.13 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIEMANN, NICOLE M Employer name Albany County Amount $10,662.93 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MARY ANN Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $10,662.93 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System