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 MELO, MARY E Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $9,511.52 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MICHELE D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $9,511.52 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GREGORY W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $9,511.52 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JONATHAN D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $9,511.52 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DAISY R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $9,511.52 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JEFFREY S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $9,511.52 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNWALL, MAXINE C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $9,511.52 Date 11/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, RAMON Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $9,511.52 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBRANA, MELANIE J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $9,511.52 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DANISHIA Z Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $9,511.52 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBEK, ANDREW M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $9,511.52 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, JAMES Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $9,511.52 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, ELISHA D Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $9,511.22 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LING, XIANG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $9,511.17 Date 08/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEPESKI, SHELLY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $9,511.11 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, DONNA M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $9,511.04 Date 11/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHAS, MARILYN A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $9,510.95 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUSE, DONNA J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $9,510.73 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, RACHEL M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $9,510.26 Date 04/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNELLA, LISA J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $9,510.23 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEAN, ERIN Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,510.08 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, HAROLD C Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $9,510.00 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, FRANCIS M Employer name Fulton County Amount $9,509.79 Date 11/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTWELL, BERESFORD L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,509.50 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ BERMUDEZ, NERY Z Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,509.47 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRAMUSA, MARY JO Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,509.26 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,509.10 Date 05/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVANT, E'BONIE Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $9,508.67 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, RUSSELL C Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $9,508.52 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, MICHELLE L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,508.51 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MATHEW E Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $9,508.35 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAVER, CHRISTENE A Employer name Salem CSD Amount $9,508.30 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAMPIA, JACQUILINE Employer name Putnam County Amount $9,508.19 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, MASON G Employer name Village of Philmont Amount $9,508.13 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANDREINA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,508.03 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, PATRICIA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $9,507.63 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTON, KATHLEEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,507.61 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CROHAN, LINDA S Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $9,507.26 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIAN, KENDRA R Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $9,507.20 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGNON, LINDSAY Employer name Niagara County Amount $9,507.18 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, ROXANNE R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $9,507.03 Date 04/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCK, MATTHEW C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,506.61 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENIS, DEBORAH V Employer name Peru CSD Amount $9,506.43 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEE, RHONDA M Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $9,506.37 Date 03/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSH, GARY B Employer name Town of Erwin Amount $9,506.27 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, MARK C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,506.10 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINO, WILLIAM T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $9,506.00 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSDOWNE, JOHN F Employer name Town of Homer Amount $9,506.00 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KATHERINE S Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $9,505.93 Date 06/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JANETT L Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $9,505.57 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGNETTI, LUCAS Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $9,505.38 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, CHERYL L Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $9,505.09 Date 04/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, TRAVIS E Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $9,504.97 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, DONALD J Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $9,504.57 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVELLA, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $9,504.35 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTRABA, ROBIN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $9,504.32 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, KURTIS A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $9,504.12 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, SAMUEL N, JR Employer name Town of Hancock Amount $9,504.00 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUGLIETTO, ELAINE M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $9,504.00 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, CONCETTA A Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $9,503.65 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, CHRISTION Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,503.12 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDOS, VICKI L Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $9,503.12 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANS, KATIRAH I Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $9,502.91 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALI, MICHAEL, JR Employer name Town of Grand Island Amount $9,502.62 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JARED M Employer name Cold Spring Harbor Fire Dist Amount $9,502.11 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZAM, KHALEDA H Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $9,502.02 Date 06/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LYMORE, DOROTHY M Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $9,501.84 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, MARY A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $9,501.83 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRISTIN L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,501.81 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, KIMBERLY T Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $9,501.74 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRENTE, KAREN Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $9,501.73 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPPEL, EMILY J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $9,501.66 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANT, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $9,501.15 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ERNEST T Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $9,500.50 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDE, DEANNA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $9,500.39 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENCHEN, WENDY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $9,500.25 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSEY, WILLIAM L Employer name Town of Springfield Amount $9,500.04 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, JOHN E Employer name Village of Hudson Falls Amount $9,500.04 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JOSE G Employer name NYS Senate - Member Expenses Amount $9,500.00 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIMARAES, SUSAN N Employer name Town of Mamaroneck Amount $9,500.00 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Mohawk Amount $9,500.00 Date 03/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERTON, WALTER A Employer name Town of Berlin Amount $9,500.00 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, DORY A Employer name Town of Redfield Amount $9,500.00 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJICA, DEBRA Employer name Briarcliff Manor UFSD Amount $9,500.00 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIGGARD, JUSTIN K Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $9,499.99 Date 11/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBELLEGARDE, ERNESTINA Employer name Catskill Public Library Amount $9,499.96 Date 11/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGI, MARK P Employer name Village of Caledonia Amount $9,499.92 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCOLELLA, NANCY E Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $9,499.65 Date 03/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOGAVERO, ANTHONY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $9,499.64 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAMBEAU-BROUSSARD, MELISSA Employer name Nyack Housing Authority Amount $9,499.57 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KEVIN Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $9,499.35 Date 03/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETTE, TAMARA L Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $9,499.16 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, JESSICA L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $9,499.06 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, KATHERINE C Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $9,499.05 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, DAVID L Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $9,498.82 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFO, RICHARD R Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $9,498.72 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, JO ANNE M Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $9,498.37 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METOTT, KELLI L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $9,498.16 Date 03/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUX, RAYMOND P Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $9,498.15 Date 03/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGINO, SCOTT C Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $9,497.97 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System