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 HIGGINS, RACHEL Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $9,880.81 Date 10/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, JENNIFER S Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $9,880.77 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGWELL, KELLY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $9,880.51 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JONATHAN P Employer name Schoharie County Amount $9,880.22 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEWC, JENNIFER A Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $9,880.22 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPRZAL, CYNTHIA Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $9,880.09 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDLE, PATRICIA A Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,880.09 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAL, JOSEPH F Employer name Village of Lake Grove Amount $9,880.00 Date 04/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKATSU, LINDA H Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $9,879.76 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, AMBER M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $9,879.46 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, THOMAS P, II Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $9,879.27 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLER, MARIE R Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $9,879.27 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSUITE, JAMISON T Employer name City of Lockport Amount $9,879.12 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLADIAS, RACHEL C Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $9,878.89 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDER, SHARON M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $9,878.88 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMEE, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $9,878.74 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBURN, MICHELE M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $9,878.23 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $9,877.81 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGIA, JOSEPH J Employer name City of Sherrill Amount $9,877.80 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAPP, JILLENE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $9,877.74 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHTMAN-SMARTT, FELICIA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $9,877.56 Date 09/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORZIO, RALPH J Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $9,877.36 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, DAVID M Employer name Allegany County Amount $9,877.35 Date 12/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, LINDA L Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $9,877.13 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYTON, WENDY S Employer name Town of Tompkins Amount $9,876.99 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENADIER, ANDREA B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $9,876.66 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLICK, GAYLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $9,876.48 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMMER, DINAH Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $9,876.41 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUPO, NICOLE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,876.00 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACCHIANO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $9,875.68 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, PAUL J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $9,875.52 Date 06/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYLMAN, BRAD M Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $9,875.00 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWIJACZ, JAMES P Employer name Town of Kirkland Amount $9,875.00 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPERDUTO, THERESA F Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,874.76 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, CHARLES R, III Employer name Rockland County Amount $9,874.70 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, PEGGY J Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $9,874.60 Date 01/05/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, KIMBERLY M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $9,874.10 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE LOUIS, JUNIE Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $9,874.06 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOETH, ROXANNE L Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $9,874.02 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERICK, PATRICIA J Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $9,874.01 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMMER, ALEX S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,874.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, GERALD S Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $9,873.82 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILETTO, JAMES M, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $9,873.78 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARUS, CHRISTA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,873.75 Date 08/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, JOSHUA E Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $9,873.65 Date 12/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENCI, CLAUDIA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,873.29 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, TRUDIE L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $9,872.96 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, KEVIN H Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $9,872.94 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, ELLEN M Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $9,872.72 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, KATHLEEN L Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $9,872.50 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYLETT, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $9,872.36 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, HUIJIE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $9,872.36 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, SHEILA V Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $9,872.36 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, GERALDINE M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $9,872.15 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRELLA, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $9,872.08 Date 01/25/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONCHUK, TAMARA V Employer name Oneida County Amount $9,871.85 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SUZANNE D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $9,871.10 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADOVANO, ELAINE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,871.04 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CORAZZA, LORI Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $9,870.74 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, DIANNE Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,870.70 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, MOISELLA G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $9,870.46 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDEN, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $9,870.03 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, ELAINE M Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $9,870.00 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TRAVIS J Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $9,869.92 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKOVSKA, KERIS E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $9,869.72 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGBURN, KARA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $9,869.63 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTINO, SANDRA A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $9,869.61 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMMA, ANTHONY J Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $9,869.37 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOR, HARPREET S Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $9,869.37 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,869.26 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARKEY, AMY L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $9,869.10 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHAS, AMANDA M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $9,868.93 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRON, ANDREW P Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $9,868.76 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALORIO, JUSTIN Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $9,867.32 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, NICHOLE M Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $9,867.25 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEPER, CARRIE M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $9,867.07 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORDILISO, VINCENT Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $9,867.00 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINETTI, LAURA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,866.54 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, CHERYL A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $9,866.33 Date 01/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SANDRA L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $9,866.18 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDLEY, ERIKA M Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $9,866.12 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAIO, CAROL M Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $9,865.92 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, PAUL, IV Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $9,865.63 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVEZZO, TRACIE A Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $9,865.63 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ROSLYN L Employer name Erie County Amount $9,865.59 Date 08/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCI, MICHAEL B Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $9,865.47 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINO, SHEILA D Employer name Town of Union Amount $9,865.34 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JACINTO N Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $9,864.64 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, SAMUEL A Employer name Allegany County Amount $9,864.52 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTZ, VICKI L Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $9,864.40 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHRA, KIMBERLY L Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $9,863.88 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODEIT, ROSELLEN R Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $9,863.85 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, KAREN M Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $9,863.76 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INTIHAR, MICHELLE A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $9,863.66 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MIKEISHA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $9,863.06 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MICHELLE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $9,863.02 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARJEANT, CHERYL E Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $9,862.87 Date 02/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSON, BARBARA J Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $9,862.82 Date 12/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, HEATHER M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $9,862.48 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, TIMOTHY R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $9,861.14 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System