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 CRANDALL, KRIS T Employer name Village of Clayton Amount $9,691.96 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMES, HEATHER A Employer name Town of Yorkshire Amount $9,691.95 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAFTALIEV, DINA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $9,691.94 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, BRANDON M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $9,691.85 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, AUTUMN G Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $9,691.80 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TAMMY R Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $9,691.21 Date 05/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLINAN, SUSAN S Employer name Orange County Amount $9,691.17 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, PETER S Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $9,691.11 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, HAROLD J Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $9,690.21 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, MICALLE C Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $9,690.11 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESCOTT, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $9,690.00 Date 09/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDAY, JOHNATHAN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,689.00 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHARR, STURLSON J Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $9,688.71 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, THERESA K Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $9,688.35 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAIN, JEFFREY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $9,687.28 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, LAWRENCE J, JR Employer name Town of Islip Amount $9,686.92 Date 05/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, EDWARD A, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $9,686.87 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,686.68 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, DASHAWN S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,686.29 Date 07/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, JIAQI Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $9,686.25 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATER, SHAWN C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $9,686.21 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUCHAMP, ERIN G Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $9,686.07 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, LARRY A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,686.03 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ISABELL Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $9,686.02 Date 11/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TANYA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $9,685.97 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, MICHAEL J Employer name Wadsworth Library Amount $9,685.97 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONA, MARY T Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $9,685.78 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISTER, CARLETON G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $9,685.62 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAIRE, AMANDA E Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $9,685.49 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, ANDREW J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $9,685.43 Date 07/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYARIJIVBIE, EYITAMI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $9,685.28 Date 01/08/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCK, CINDY M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $9,685.23 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAWDY, MELANIE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $9,685.19 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAWICKA, PATRICE ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,685.16 Date 09/16/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANZERO, KAREN A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $9,685.12 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABURG, RILEY D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $9,684.61 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKATZ, SANDRA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,684.60 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAL, JENNIFER H Employer name Cornell University Amount $9,684.56 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHOWSKI, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $9,684.17 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLRIDGE, KIMBERLY S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,684.02 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHREST, ANDREW K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $9,683.97 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, JOHN T Employer name Town of Alfred Amount $9,683.80 Date 01/23/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVANEY, GINA M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $9,683.56 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $9,683.07 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOSTA, EDUARDO Employer name New York Public Library Amount $9,682.95 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUSEY, AIDAN A Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $9,682.90 Date 08/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, BARBARA J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $9,682.86 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLO, KERRI L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,682.80 Date 05/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLVE, DAVID M Employer name Westchester County Amount $9,682.75 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ACONTI, ANN F Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $9,682.44 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, BRANDON A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $9,682.31 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, KARRIE L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $9,682.18 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, KYRA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $9,682.05 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, WALTRAUD U Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $9,681.81 Date 12/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMO, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $9,681.72 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, RACHAEL M Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $9,681.62 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, KAYLA J Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $9,681.45 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIPES, KRISTINA D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $9,681.07 Date 11/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Cold Spring Amount $9,681.00 Date 05/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, SHYLA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $9,680.61 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DEBRA A Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $9,680.56 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEZYS, PELE A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,680.49 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGH, JEFFREY S Employer name Livingston County Amount $9,680.46 Date 02/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPERINO, HEATHER A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $9,680.25 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLINS, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $9,680.23 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFER, RUKHSANA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,680.18 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, PATRICIA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $9,680.15 Date 06/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MARY E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $9,680.08 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, CHARLES C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,680.00 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUGHLAN, MATTHEW A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $9,680.00 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, ELIZABETH M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $9,679.99 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDEL-HAFEZ, SHABAN HAFEZ Employer name Ulster County Amount $9,679.62 Date 05/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATORE, PAULETTE F Employer name Orleans County Amount $9,679.38 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAETTA, KIMBERLY S Employer name Somers CSD Amount $9,679.21 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUELL, KELSEY C Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $9,679.20 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESTANI, JAMES E Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $9,679.00 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, DANA S Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $9,678.56 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORELLI, CARLA F Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $9,678.26 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, ELEANOR F Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $9,677.99 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIFSUD, JOANNE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,677.79 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTO, MICHAEL V Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $9,677.77 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, GAYLE Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $9,677.28 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, CHARLIE Employer name Wayne County Amount $9,677.03 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHAS, EIRINI Employer name Somers CSD Amount $9,676.82 Date 02/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULEMBA, LISA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $9,676.63 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMANTE, LINDA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,676.40 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALEANO, AMY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,676.40 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DEBORAH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,676.40 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JULIE A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $9,676.10 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RICHARD L Employer name Holley CSD Amount $9,675.89 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIELBIG, PETER L Employer name Town of Shelter Island Amount $9,675.72 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENREE, RYAN Z Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $9,675.68 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAVARRA, TIMOTHY G Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $9,675.61 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, LAWRENCE W, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $9,675.47 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, QUSARN S Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $9,675.00 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, MARIA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $9,674.55 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTHER, SANDRA L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $9,674.50 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSTON, JOYCE M Employer name Oneida County Amount $9,674.49 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWSKI, JOSEPH H Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $9,674.48 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNATO, ANA S Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $9,674.47 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System