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 TURNER, MARCIA R Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $9,611.68 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, LOIS M Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $9,611.59 Date 04/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANEY, DANIEL A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $9,611.48 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, RICKEY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $9,610.76 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATO, SHELLY M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $9,610.57 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, LYDIA D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $9,610.41 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JULIE M Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $9,610.05 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIERE, GEORGE J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $9,609.77 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, RUSSELL S Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $9,609.72 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, CHERI M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $9,609.71 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELUS, CARMELITE Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $9,609.68 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TORREY J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $9,609.60 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, TONI ANN Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $9,609.54 Date 03/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMITZ, MARY D Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $9,609.37 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAD, MARITES P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $9,608.92 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JUDY Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $9,608.20 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, CHRISTINE Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $9,608.06 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, JOHNNY Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $9,607.80 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERFELDT, JANET Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $9,607.79 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MAXIMILIAN P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $9,607.73 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORINO, BRIDGET C Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $9,607.58 Date 04/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIOR, BETTE J Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $9,607.36 Date 07/20/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOSE, ASHLEY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,607.31 Date 07/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPINIA, KRISTOPHER A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,607.13 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, BARBARA Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $9,606.53 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGNER, ROBERT Q Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,605.24 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCOLM, SHERINE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,605.08 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MIRIAM F Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $9,604.98 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODEUR, ASHLEE Employer name Albany County Amount $9,604.80 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUKIC, DINO Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $9,604.67 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DIANA, LISA S Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $9,604.47 Date 06/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURNS, CURTIS H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $9,604.41 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSAY, DARIN M Employer name Genesee Finger Lks Reg Plan Bd Amount $9,604.38 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIER, JEAN M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $9,604.28 Date 11/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HEATHER L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,604.05 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUPNICK, DAVID F Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $9,603.89 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWHORN, SHERICE D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $9,603.04 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIAM, GREGORY L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $9,602.96 Date 09/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, SHARON L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $9,602.88 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIKEL, TYSHARA SHAZETTE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $9,602.70 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, BENJAMIN S Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $9,602.67 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROZZI, JEAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,602.55 Date 12/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENK-HILL, TAMMY L Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $9,602.34 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, LINETTY D Employer name Orange County Amount $9,602.14 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKERLUND, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Gerry Amount $9,601.76 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, DARLENE F Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $9,601.16 Date 11/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, GARY L Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $9,601.13 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRANCE, DIANA C Employer name Somers CSD Amount $9,601.00 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, PETER J Employer name Amagansett Fire District Amount $9,600.77 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, DAVID L Employer name Cold Spring Harbor Fire Dist Amount $9,600.75 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, WHITNEY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $9,600.70 Date 10/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYLER, DAVID M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $9,600.51 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CARO, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $9,600.06 Date 06/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSAF, TABASSUM Z Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $9,600.00 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSELLA, LAWRENCE R Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $9,600.00 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGER, DONALD R Employer name Town of Pomfret Amount $9,600.00 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, DAVID J Employer name Town of Middlefield Amount $9,600.00 Date 08/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, MARY ELLEN Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $9,600.00 Date 07/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILNE, RICHARD B Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $9,600.00 Date 11/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, ERIC J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $9,600.00 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KAITLYN R Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $9,599.68 Date 11/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, SHANNAN M Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $9,599.49 Date 02/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, EARL W, III Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $9,599.45 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES-ALVARADO, ANTHONY E Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $9,599.28 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDRONE, NICOLE A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $9,599.28 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIO, JESSICA D Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $9,599.28 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, PAULA Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $9,599.28 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARNEY, DAVID J Employer name Oneida County Amount $9,598.60 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, EDWARD P Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $9,598.50 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCHER, SANDRA J Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $9,598.34 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, GEORGETTE Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $9,598.30 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERAZZOLI, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Central Square Amount $9,598.20 Date 10/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, STEPHEN P Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $9,597.60 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMAN, SANDRA J Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $9,597.44 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTT, AARON Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $9,596.96 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, JAMES R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $9,596.87 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRODAN, LAURAINE M Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $9,596.81 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORUSSO, PEGEEN M Employer name Town of Sand Lake Amount $9,596.73 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACUK, MICHAEL J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $9,596.04 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIO, JOHN A Employer name Village of Westbury Amount $9,596.00 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUHL, ERIC K Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $9,595.75 Date 08/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, CORI Employer name Cayuga County Amount $9,595.65 Date 01/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, THERESA Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $9,595.65 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, HANNAH E Employer name Erie County Amount $9,595.43 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRAINO, KERRY A Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $9,595.27 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBE, SUSAN Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,595.27 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, DALE W Employer name Town of Mansfield Amount $9,595.00 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, MARY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $9,594.60 Date 06/10/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCHINO, SARAH E Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $9,594.00 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHMAN, ZAKA U Employer name Office For Technology Amount $9,593.42 Date 02/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGS, KRISTEN M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $9,593.35 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBRIEN, JUSTIN Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $9,593.22 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGI, MARK P Employer name Town of Caledonia Amount $9,592.72 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, SHARON J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $9,592.58 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JASON G Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $9,592.44 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, JOHN R Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $9,592.44 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELITA, LAURA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,592.20 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, MERIDA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,591.73 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, EILEEN L Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $9,591.04 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTERGOON, SANTI Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $9,590.86 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System