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 FORD, KAREN C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $9,497.79 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, COLIN P Employer name Orange County Amount $9,497.76 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSICO, JENNIFER L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $9,497.61 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRALE, PETER M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,497.57 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CARRIE A Employer name Addison CSD Amount $9,497.47 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, RAINA S Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $9,497.01 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSTLER, ELIZABETH L Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $9,496.91 Date 12/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIN, MARK L Employer name Cornell University Amount $9,496.80 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICHESTER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Corning Community College Amount $9,496.60 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWELL, MICHAEL D Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $9,496.03 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BONO, ANNE E Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $9,495.85 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAWLEY, JENNIFER L Employer name Niagara County Amount $9,495.78 Date 01/30/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, RANDY J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $9,495.75 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYA, ADAM G Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $9,495.72 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, SANDRA T Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $9,495.72 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDOLET, MARIA P Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $9,495.70 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRO, LANA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $9,495.51 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEARY, JOANNE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,495.03 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CECCHETTO, LOUISA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $9,494.82 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMARK, JAY V Employer name Village of Deposit Amount $9,494.09 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOHAN, BARBARA T Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $9,493.79 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, JAMES Employer name Westchester County Amount $9,493.75 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, BARBARA J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $9,493.16 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANSON, BRADLEY A Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $9,492.97 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, EMILY J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $9,492.95 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLEN, SEAN R Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $9,492.95 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, CHRISTINE A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $9,492.75 Date 01/12/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEN, PETER V Employer name Town of Clayton Amount $9,492.00 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, STACY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,491.90 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PETER L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,491.82 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERINO, ARELIS A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,491.78 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, CHARLA L Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $9,491.60 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, TYLER J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,491.53 Date 07/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, AMANDA A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $9,491.06 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NERO, LINDSAY M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $9,490.91 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MORGANA L Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $9,490.87 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAIRSTO, LYDIA T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $9,490.85 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KEVIN W Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $9,490.83 Date 03/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, STEPHANIE R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $9,490.79 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINBOW, PERI L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $9,490.75 Date 07/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETANCES-SMITH, WENDY V Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $9,490.75 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRON, NILDA Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,490.59 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, MAGGIE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $9,490.37 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TI GANI, PAMELA M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $9,490.34 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNAKAKIS, KALLI ROSE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $9,490.18 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRETT, TUCKER J Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $9,490.16 Date 10/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMYE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $9,490.05 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRASSIA, GABRIEL J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $9,489.95 Date 02/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, GALE M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $9,489.91 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORELLA, ANGELO A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $9,489.62 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARACINO, FRANCES T Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $9,488.65 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPPLE, NORMA J Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $9,488.64 Date 11/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOSKI, JOHN E Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $9,488.61 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTISS, CHARLES B Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $9,488.61 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSLIN, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $9,488.61 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KELLY A Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $9,488.61 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAVCIK, JENEANMARIGH A Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,488.38 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $9,487.97 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEBER, LILIA Employer name Orange County Amount $9,487.50 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALEXANDER J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $9,487.50 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHAIRA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,487.26 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, NADINE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $9,487.20 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, MOLLY F Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $9,487.14 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, SHEILA A Employer name Erie County Amount $9,486.75 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TYLER W Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $9,486.55 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DANIELS, SHERYL D Employer name Erie County Amount $9,486.50 Date 12/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, ADAM W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $9,486.40 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSHUA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $9,486.37 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, DOMINICK R, JR Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $9,486.07 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, SARA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $9,486.00 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, LUCILLE B Employer name Town of Windsor Amount $9,485.86 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYGOOD, LUKE A J Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $9,485.38 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA-PONTARELLA, MARIA Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $9,485.07 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDDLE, JEREMIAH B Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, SUSAN E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VINCENZI, KARIN M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERETCHIN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOVANNI, ARIANA R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULS, SCOTT G Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, MEAGHAN E Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIDGA, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TANYA R Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $9,484.05 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JAMES E Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $9,483.87 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, BRIANNA M Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $9,483.75 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, TAMIE J Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $9,482.83 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIAH, DYLAN S Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $9,482.55 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARITO, SUZANNE L Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $9,482.29 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DONALD W Employer name Village of Whitney Point Amount $9,482.05 Date 03/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSHUA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,481.79 Date 07/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, GREGORY P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $9,481.72 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, NICOLE L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $9,481.57 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEP, DYLAN L Employer name City of Corning Amount $9,481.48 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISSEAU, SANDI A Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $9,480.96 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIS, MINDY L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $9,480.79 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, KELLI M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $9,480.45 Date 04/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENENDEZ, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Mount Hope Amount $9,480.45 Date 08/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, ASHLEY A Employer name Broome County Amount $9,480.42 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $9,480.00 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAUGHTON, JUSTIN T Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $9,479.85 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAUS, DONNA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $9,479.55 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System