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 TURENNE-PLEITEZ, FARAH F T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $9,793.53 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLENKE, LORI A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $9,793.40 Date 03/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SUSAN M Employer name Lewis County Amount $9,793.29 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHELEK, TAMI L Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,793.23 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, ADAM D Employer name Erie County Amount $9,793.18 Date 10/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, KATHLEEN Q Employer name Lockport Public Library Amount $9,792.92 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE, NGOC SUONG T Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $9,792.73 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, THERESA Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $9,792.63 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SARAH Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $9,792.54 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, AMANDA N Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $9,792.33 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADJEI, FELICIA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $9,792.04 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOZER, ANGELA Employer name Genesee County Amount $9,791.96 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFEIFFER, DOUG L Employer name Village of Franklinville Amount $9,791.65 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, CONNIE M Employer name Orange County Amount $9,791.34 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALE, RYAN J Employer name Town of Nunda Amount $9,791.00 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAE, CHRISTINA A Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $9,790.54 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $9,790.50 Date 02/10/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNIGAN, COURTNEY L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $9,790.33 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, JENSON J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $9,790.00 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,790.00 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADI, DYLAN J Employer name Albany County Amount $9,789.81 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, NICOLE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $9,789.60 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, CHRISTINE R Employer name Erie County Amount $9,789.45 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, MICHELLE A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $9,789.09 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEHLAR, PATRICIA M Employer name Genesee County Amount $9,789.06 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JEANNE P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,789.05 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHABADI, KIANA Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $9,788.81 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, AMBER L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $9,788.77 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRTEN, KRISTIE M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,788.67 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DALE S, SR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $9,788.64 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GISBERT, AUDRA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $9,788.51 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JOANNE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $9,788.34 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARO, JOHN M Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $9,788.22 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, MAURA Employer name Montauk Library Amount $9,788.11 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSENGER, JEFFREY S Employer name Town of French Creek Amount $9,788.04 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINT, JASMINE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,786.43 Date 11/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABORGNE, DEBRA Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $9,786.05 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPICKERMAN, JUSTIN P Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $9,786.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, MASYN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,785.95 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROUILLARD-BRAUN, YVONNE M Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $9,785.95 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITZEL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $9,785.95 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LOVAYE G Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $9,785.32 Date 05/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBARDELLA, JANEEN Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $9,785.10 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHA, GLORIA J Employer name Town of Smithville Amount $9,785.04 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMAN, GREGORY W, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,784.22 Date 04/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, DANIELLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,784.12 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARDUINI, DANIELLE Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $9,783.94 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, REBECCA J Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $9,783.89 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ROBERT L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $9,783.71 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIS, CORISSA Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,783.57 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, APRIL M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $9,783.32 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSETTI, ALICIA M Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $9,783.20 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, SUZANNE M Employer name Groton CSD Amount $9,783.19 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, NADENE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $9,783.09 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCIA, LORI A Employer name Broome County Amount $9,782.37 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, MATTHEW S Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $9,782.08 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARCOE, DOUGLAS R Employer name Edinburg Common Sd Amount $9,781.78 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHSNITTER, DOROTHY J Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $9,780.78 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, LAWERENCE G Employer name Village of Montour Falls Amount $9,780.75 Date 10/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ELLIOT F Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $9,780.65 Date 09/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUTTER, SAMANTHA M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $9,780.49 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOURVILLE, DEBORAH S Employer name City of Batavia Amount $9,780.40 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JULIE C Employer name Genesee County Amount $9,780.03 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMILIO, ROSARIO F Employer name Herkimer County Amount $9,780.00 Date 09/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKSTON, ANDREA D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $9,779.96 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $9,779.77 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, TINA R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $9,779.64 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTON, EMILY J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $9,779.40 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWN, MARY R Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $9,779.40 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, SANDRA D Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $9,779.36 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAAN, GREGORY J Employer name North Patchogue Fire District Amount $9,779.24 Date 01/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JOHN T Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $9,778.78 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKLES, GEORGINA Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $9,778.75 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, ENERY Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $9,778.55 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, BARBARA R Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $9,778.27 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, CARL J, JR Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $9,778.21 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, ROBERT M Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $9,777.30 Date 01/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLER, DAVID M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $9,777.23 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ERIN E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $9,776.87 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DAVID J Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $9,775.88 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHR, RACHEL T Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $9,775.85 Date 08/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, ELISSA Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $9,775.50 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTE, RODNEY W Employer name Village of Cleveland Amount $9,775.50 Date 05/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, SHERYL L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $9,775.42 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFISO, CHARLIE C Employer name Islip Housing Authority Amount $9,775.25 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROZAITIS, BENJAMIN R Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,775.14 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, LOWELL F Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $9,775.13 Date 06/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, GINA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $9,774.91 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, CHERYL B Employer name Medina CSD Amount $9,774.66 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASTA, JO-ANN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $9,774.33 Date 08/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURKIEWICZ, LYNN J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $9,773.77 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, AMY L Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $9,773.41 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MEAGHAN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $9,773.36 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCIAK, ELZBIETA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $9,773.07 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKES, STEPHANIE L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $9,773.01 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $9,772.89 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPKINS, WANDA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,772.88 Date 12/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRALL, JUSTIN R Employer name Education Department Amount $9,772.76 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, DANIEL Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $9,772.74 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLIN ZIMMERMAN, SUSAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,772.74 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System