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 TENNYSON, GERARD E Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $10,662.79 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, SARAH D Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $10,661.87 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, RICHARD F, JR Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $10,661.71 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MEREDITH L Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $10,661.68 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANGASSO, SUZANNE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $10,661.56 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAUENHOFER, CORI A Employer name Erie County Amount $10,661.43 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANES, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $10,661.40 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERI Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $10,661.37 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, LAWRENCE E Employer name Town of Webb Amount $10,661.36 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTERSBY, JODEAN R Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $10,661.31 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTY, ROBERT P Employer name Warren County Amount $10,661.28 Date 01/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISLAMAGIC, REDZEPA Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $10,661.03 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLISH, KRISTA H Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $10,661.00 Date 10/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, MAGGIE Employer name Erie County Amount $10,660.92 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSONI, KAREN Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $10,660.91 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLS, JUSTICE Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $10,660.66 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTO PEREZ, ROBERTO, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $10,660.26 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ELIEN, JUDE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $10,660.25 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CATHERINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $10,660.12 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, LINDA E Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $10,659.60 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOAN Employer name Lindenhurst Memorial Library Amount $10,659.28 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, THOMAS R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $10,658.44 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABENANTE, SORAYA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,657.95 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY-BEHAN, SALLY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,657.95 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, LYNN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,657.95 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SARIO, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,657.95 Date 02/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOGAN, SHARON F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,657.95 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJEK, PATRICIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,657.95 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECH, LORA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,657.95 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERONE, LISA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,657.95 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, CAROL A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $10,657.92 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEWIAROWICZ, ELIZABETH A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $10,657.54 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORO, JAMES S Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $10,657.41 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILSON, KAREN J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $10,657.39 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, DANIEL D Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $10,657.26 Date 03/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, BRANDON M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $10,657.25 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS C Employer name St Regis Falls CSD Amount $10,657.23 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORY, JUSTIN M Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $10,657.11 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABARCA, JACQUELINNE I Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $10,657.04 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKOWITZ, CECILIA T Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $10,656.79 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PRISCILLA D Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $10,656.75 Date 02/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILARDI, KRYSTAL M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $10,656.60 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCHANT, GAIL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $10,656.38 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROSOS, REGINE J Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $10,656.24 Date 06/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, MICHAEL T Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $10,656.13 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOORNBEEK, BRIAN C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $10,656.00 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLEON, NEIL Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $10,656.00 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARUANNO, LORAINE Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $10,655.83 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NEVA E Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $10,655.79 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTSON, MICHAEL A Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $10,655.68 Date 01/12/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIOPINTO, JOHN R Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $10,654.95 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIAS, LEGNA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $10,654.82 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, MARGARET M Employer name Town of Italy Amount $10,654.79 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, GARY L, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $10,654.45 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAQOOB, JENNIFER L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $10,654.37 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, TYLER M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $10,654.05 Date 12/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, SARA G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $10,654.02 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, MELISSA L Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $10,653.88 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGOY, BARBARA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $10,653.29 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASSIB, AMANY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $10,653.19 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, MATTHEW R Employer name West Islip Fire District Amount $10,652.60 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, MICHELLE C Employer name Broome County Amount $10,652.57 Date 12/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, GRACE M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $10,652.50 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE-MARSENISON, DANIELLE Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $10,652.40 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA PENNA, ROCCO T, JR Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $10,652.14 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, SUZANNE J Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $10,652.03 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, ZORA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $10,651.98 Date 10/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIGLER, MICHELLE L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $10,651.56 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLELAND, AARON E Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $10,651.53 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITSCHI, LISA L Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $10,651.48 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, KYLE B Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $10,651.20 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, JENNIFER Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $10,651.16 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEN, LISA L Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $10,650.86 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JOSEPH B Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $10,650.76 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPP, JASON G Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $10,650.55 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, JAMES M Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $10,650.51 Date 03/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUCCI-ROOF, LENORE C Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $10,650.41 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN S Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $10,650.40 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKSTON, NEIL R Employer name Village of Great Neck Plaza Amount $10,650.12 Date 04/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICZIAN, ANTONIETTA Employer name Mt Pleasant Blythedale UFSD Amount $10,650.00 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMO, LORRAINE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $10,649.75 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANAPOLIS, DARLENE P Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $10,648.68 Date 06/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VOORHIS, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $10,648.33 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, FELIX A Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $10,648.25 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRIDGET A Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $10,648.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, ROBERT B Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $10,647.70 Date 09/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBERT L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $10,647.11 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKE, DENNIS G Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $10,647.03 Date 09/03/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, KELLY L Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $10,646.39 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERCOLANO, LUANNE B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $10,646.25 Date 09/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JAMIE T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $10,646.25 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNOCK, JUANITA L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $10,646.19 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRISKET, MONICA L Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $10,645.98 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTTI, DAVID J Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $10,645.97 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONSBERGER, NICOLE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $10,645.80 Date 01/11/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUVIN, CATHERINE M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $10,644.86 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENO, CARLIE L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $10,644.48 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIACOMO, ELIZABETH C Employer name Village of Cazenovia Amount $10,643.85 Date 03/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, CONCETTA D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $10,642.44 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTI, ALEKSANDRA T Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $10,642.25 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System