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 BURNS, GARY J Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $8,670.08 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKO, BONNIE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $8,669.92 Date 05/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, MELISSA P Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $8,669.85 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SPAIN, KARILYN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $8,669.44 Date 09/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGION, SUSAN A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $8,669.29 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNBOS, PATRICIA A Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $8,669.25 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORBELLINI, GENE A Employer name Town of Olive Amount $8,669.20 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, STEVEN T Employer name Livingston County Amount $8,669.10 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLARO, GRACE A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $8,668.85 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALL, BRIAN J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $8,668.57 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISONET, MARIA M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $8,668.56 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ESTELA C Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $8,668.49 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEREN, MARYANN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,668.45 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBER, DEBRA R Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $8,668.24 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOANNE F Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $8,668.00 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, LAURA A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $8,667.99 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNY, DOREEN A Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $8,667.25 Date 10/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFFEN, JENNA L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $8,667.02 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL'OSTIA, JACQUELINE H Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,666.89 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIAGLIA, ROSEMARY Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $8,666.80 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, LAURA M Employer name Village of Millbrook Amount $8,666.68 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICARI, KIMBERLY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $8,666.30 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, WENDY L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $8,666.28 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILLINGHAM, GINA M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $8,666.13 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PWZENSKI, MYLINDA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $8,666.08 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIKER, JOSEPH F Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $8,666.00 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, COLLEEN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $8,665.94 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISHER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $8,665.91 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOF, KAREN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,665.78 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEITZER, ROXANNE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,665.78 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, LYNN P Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $8,663.94 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AOUN, HODA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $8,663.86 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAIN, ROLAND C, III Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $8,663.84 Date 12/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JEANETTE M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $8,662.77 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, WALTER L Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $8,662.61 Date 01/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDELLA, BRENDON M Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $8,662.47 Date 08/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUDERER, KEITH P Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $8,662.47 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, KIMBERLY H Employer name Corning Community College Amount $8,662.20 Date 01/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMARAS, IOANNA Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $8,661.84 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, TERESA J Employer name Town of Evans Amount $8,661.70 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEBRA J Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $8,661.60 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, CLAYTON J, III Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $8,661.50 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHACE, DEBRA L Employer name Homer CSD Amount $8,661.10 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHICKLING, MARK B Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $8,661.04 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITTIPALDI, HELENA E Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $8,660.64 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIGNA, PAUL A Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $8,660.41 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, ADRIANA M Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $8,660.32 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTISS, COLLEEN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,660.26 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSLIN, ETHAN D Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $8,660.00 Date 06/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLITTIERI, ANTHONY J Employer name Erie County Amount $8,659.50 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WAYNE M Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $8,659.00 Date 04/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDUS, MOHAMMAD H Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $8,658.67 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, ELIZABETH I Employer name Broome County Amount $8,658.35 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CAROL M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $8,658.00 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOENS, JODY M Employer name Perry CSD Amount $8,657.87 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, BILLIE-JO Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $8,657.62 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, HAROLD D Employer name Assembly: Annual Temporary Amount $8,657.25 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARWELL, CATHY A Employer name Scio CSD Amount $8,656.94 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGRATH, JOSEPH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $8,656.68 Date 05/08/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISCOE, MARIE E Employer name Department of Law Amount $8,656.62 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, NORIKA N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $8,656.56 Date 02/06/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOR, ROSEMARIE S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,656.44 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $8,656.00 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIVEY, EVELYN M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $8,655.67 Date 10/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILTZ, SUZANNE L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $8,655.58 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, SAKAYA A Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $8,655.46 Date 01/02/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ZOE ANN Z Employer name Tioga County Amount $8,655.31 Date 04/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, KAREN A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $8,655.20 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, PATRICIA G Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $8,655.12 Date 06/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTOLA, SUSAN A Employer name Bellmore Memorial Library Amount $8,654.84 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASILE, LENUTA Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $8,654.54 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEIGEL, DORIS I Employer name Bay Shore Brightwaters Library Amount $8,654.30 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, JO ANN Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $8,654.27 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENECKE, DENISE M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $8,654.15 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, LOU ANNE Employer name Village of Homer Amount $8,653.86 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCARELLI, CHARLENE M Employer name Alden CSD Amount $8,653.85 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LORI A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $8,653.85 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, VICTORIA R Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $8,653.80 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMCHICK, MARK I Employer name Town of North Collins Amount $8,653.80 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, NATIFA J Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $8,653.71 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNETT, WILLIAM V Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $8,653.56 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGNATO, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,653.22 Date 09/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAI, THU H Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $8,652.93 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GREGORY D Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $8,652.75 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, SHELLY N Employer name Rockland County Amount $8,652.70 Date 07/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARY E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $8,652.49 Date 09/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIT, THOMAS K Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $8,652.25 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, JOSHUA B Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $8,652.18 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULES, LINDA L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $8,652.12 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, DAVID E, JR Employer name Rensselaer Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $8,652.00 Date 12/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELACE, JOY A Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $8,651.98 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENITO, JONATHAN M Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,651.18 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, WENDY L Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $8,650.90 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, AMY L Employer name Addison CSD Amount $8,650.39 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUFANO, TRACEY A Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $8,650.15 Date 11/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAKLEY, MICHELE H Employer name Town of Russia Amount $8,650.00 Date 03/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBRANSKI, ANDREA Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $8,649.84 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRI, LAXMAN Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $8,649.46 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMY E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $8,649.38 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, SUSAN M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $8,649.31 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System