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 TERHAAR, DIANE L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $9,183.54 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUTER, ROSE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $9,183.38 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILLER, JUSTIN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $9,183.28 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ZOE A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $9,183.23 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPECHT, LAURIE Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $9,182.41 Date 11/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATIER, JOHN Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $9,182.25 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, RUTH A Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $9,181.95 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MARY-LOUISE A Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $9,181.89 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGNASKI, ALEXANDER V Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $9,181.85 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDEL, ANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,181.58 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLL, RENEE O Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $9,181.50 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUTH, NANNETTE K Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $9,181.05 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, DILON C Employer name Rockland County Amount $9,180.93 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JUSTIN A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $9,180.66 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEN, TIMOTHY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $9,180.10 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, TERRY L Employer name Town of Newark Valley Amount $9,180.08 Date 09/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRARY, FRANCIS W Employer name Jefferson County Amount $9,180.00 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACILIO, MARK A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $9,180.00 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, TOMI N Employer name Town of Stamford Amount $9,180.00 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, TINA P Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $9,180.00 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTMAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $9,180.00 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIGAN, WILLIAM Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $9,180.00 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTERLEY, AMY Employer name Town of Phelps Amount $9,179.89 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TYLER D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $9,179.84 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAMBA, GABEL M Employer name Monroe County Amount $9,179.79 Date 12/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTICOLI, MATTHEW F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $9,179.67 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERLICHMAN, NICOLE B Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $9,179.57 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHERS, SUZANNE E Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $9,179.52 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, MARIO S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $9,179.46 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, KENNETH E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $9,179.22 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLIKER, ASHLEY L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $9,178.77 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Mount Morris Amount $9,178.44 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $9,178.39 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARE, KRISTINE M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $9,178.17 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMO, LUCILA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,177.87 Date 05/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNER, BRIAN M Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $9,177.56 Date 01/01/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRITTENDEN, ANTOINETTE L Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $9,177.49 Date 11/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, CAREY A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,177.33 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, VIRGINIA E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $9,176.67 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDMANN, PATRICIA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $9,176.40 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINHAUSER, MARY JEAN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $9,176.25 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSLEY, ROBIN L Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $9,176.05 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGDOFF, JESS L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,176.04 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEZEZON, ISAIAH M Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $9,176.03 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSEN, LAURA L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $9,175.62 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, H ARTHUR Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $9,175.09 Date 03/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOPFER, KELSEY H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $9,175.00 Date 03/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRZEPIZUR, ALEX Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $9,175.00 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, LYNN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $9,175.00 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, A WESLEY Employer name City of Norwich Amount $9,174.55 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINCK, JOANNE Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $9,174.23 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, BRIA K Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $9,174.14 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUGIBE, VICTORIA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $9,174.04 Date 02/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BARTOLO, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $9,174.00 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUELLMAN, DELIA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $9,173.88 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNENBERG, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,173.57 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, GREGORY M Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $9,173.56 Date 08/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZMYR, KEVIN D Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $9,173.50 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHAD M Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $9,173.42 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JOANNE M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $9,173.36 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MARTHA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $9,173.34 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETERS, JEFFERY T Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $9,173.19 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, DANIEL G Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $9,172.96 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGYUD, ILENE R Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $9,172.53 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, KAREN A Employer name Albany County Amount $9,172.50 Date 09/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERRIGNI, THOMAS Employer name Town of Princetown Amount $9,172.29 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, MARK E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $9,172.00 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KYLE J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $9,171.98 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTI, JOHN T, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $9,171.91 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHIENG, ERIK D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $9,171.75 Date 12/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Washington Amount $9,171.50 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, DENISE R Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $9,171.49 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHAN, MARGARET J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $9,170.88 Date 02/28/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, JANINE A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $9,170.84 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMPONE, NANCYANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,170.59 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, ADAM M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $9,170.36 Date 12/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VECCHIO, JESSIE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $9,170.12 Date 03/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNINGTON, SHERRY L Employer name Village of Alexandria Bay Amount $9,170.02 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYLER, DE SHAWN L Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $9,170.00 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, KYLE R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $9,169.81 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAKEEL, SHAUN O Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $9,169.50 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCOMB, GARY J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,168.83 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, THOMAS R Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $9,168.72 Date 01/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRELLO, RACHEL A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $9,168.29 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, CEDRIC D Employer name Erie County Amount $9,168.23 Date 06/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTLE-HARVEY, DEBRA L Employer name Town of Almond Amount $9,168.00 Date 08/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELIGER, LINA Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $9,167.88 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUQUET, STACEY K Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $9,167.86 Date 10/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANIM, TIFFANY E Employer name Rockland County Amount $9,167.72 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAL, MARC A Employer name Nassau County Amount $9,167.70 Date 12/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICK, LAURA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $9,167.53 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, CASEY E Employer name Terryville Fire District Amount $9,167.16 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPPER, DEENA Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $9,166.67 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASLE, AMANDA E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $9,166.39 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOONAN, MINDI Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $9,166.18 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARAGONA, NARCISO Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $9,165.65 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAJDA, ROBERT J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $9,165.00 Date 06/29/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEKRAUS, ZACHARY K Employer name Locust Valley Water District Amount $9,165.00 Date 06/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTLER, JANET D Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $9,164.77 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH, KAREN T Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $9,164.76 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System