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 DOTSON, AYANA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $10,295.80 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDSON, MATTHEW L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $10,295.36 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANONE, ALLISON A Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $10,295.26 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROUD, ARIEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $10,295.15 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVEMINI, JOSEPH P Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $10,295.00 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARUZZI, KRISTINE S Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $10,294.63 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERETICH, DEREK B Employer name Rockland County Amount $10,294.26 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, MORGAN H Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $10,294.13 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORMAN, AMY D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $10,293.95 Date 11/22/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEESMAN, MAYLYN A Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $10,293.75 Date 10/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, BEVERLY F Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $10,293.71 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KAREN J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $10,293.69 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNER, COREY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $10,293.49 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, HANS R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVANZATO, JOSHUA B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, MARCUS D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, CALEB J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, JORDAN R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHHOLZ, BRIAN A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZWORKA, TYLER W Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 08/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA-OVALLES, MIKEILA Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, JOSHUA J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNY, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEHER, RICHARD M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHAEL E, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KRISTINE A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDINE, LISA M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ADAM M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,293.34 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, ASHLEY C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $10,293.31 Date 03/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, YOLANDA W Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $10,292.85 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALJUBOORI, AHMED Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $10,292.34 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ERICA C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $10,292.03 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KEITH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $10,291.58 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGNI, BRANDON M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $10,291.31 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCCILLO, THOMAS R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $10,291.21 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCIATORE, ANDREW Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $10,291.14 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DITTMAR, WILLIAM C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $10,290.91 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, CURTIS C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $10,290.90 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, JUSTINE A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $10,290.36 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGLIARDO, ROSELLA J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $10,290.30 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERVIS, MICHAEL W Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $10,290.00 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, DANIEL S Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $10,290.00 Date 11/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, JANINE L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $10,289.91 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINHA, SIKHA Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $10,289.80 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATER, HEATHER D Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $10,289.56 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDT, BARBARA R Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $10,289.55 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, CYNTHIA L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $10,289.49 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMAN, TAMMY L Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $10,289.15 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, DEBRA J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $10,289.13 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-ROBINSON, ANNE M Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $10,289.12 Date 11/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOFKO, ELLEN M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $10,289.09 Date 09/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DONALD W Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $10,288.66 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RYAN J Employer name Village of Coxsackie Amount $10,288.30 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENES, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Saltaire Amount $10,288.20 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEN, KAREN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $10,288.02 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CODY G Employer name Columbia County Amount $10,287.84 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFROY, LOUIS E, III Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $10,287.81 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, TIMOTHY D Employer name Lyncourt UFSD Amount $10,287.81 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, TRACY L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $10,287.36 Date 10/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRO, KENNETH W Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $10,287.25 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORY, NICHOLAS D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $10,287.20 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHERYL H Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $10,286.89 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAZO, MARIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $10,286.85 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, KAYLA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $10,286.81 Date 11/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTHEIM, MARY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $10,286.79 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, STEPHANIE R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $10,286.76 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUTILLO, BRITNEY A Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $10,286.71 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, ANGELA R Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $10,286.69 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, KAREN A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $10,286.37 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES B Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $10,286.27 Date 05/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOW, FATIMA T Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $10,286.22 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LYNNE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $10,286.01 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMAN, BRENDON L Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOSEPH D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVSEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSTULKA, ALEXANDER D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, NICHOLAS E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VICTOR B Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, THOMAS C Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFORD, JOSEPH R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $10,285.66 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBOSA, PEDRO T Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $10,285.50 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $10,285.08 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, KATLIN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $10,284.75 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, JANET E Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $10,284.52 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROVIC, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $10,284.36 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZ, TREVOR M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $10,284.29 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, BARBARA A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $10,284.17 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MARIA C Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $10,284.01 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTVEER, GERARD K Employer name Holley CSD Amount $10,284.01 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, LINDA-KAY Employer name Niagara County Amount $10,283.91 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, WENDY Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $10,283.87 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, ALEXIS R Employer name Education Department Amount $10,283.77 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, ELIZABETH M Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $10,283.68 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, LINDA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $10,283.55 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERMINI, CARL J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $10,283.03 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMM, PRESTON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $10,283.00 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, TRACY L Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $10,282.56 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, DANIEL G Employer name Cayuga County Amount $10,282.05 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System