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 DALE, DONNA MARIE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $8,489.35 Date 11/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGAN-AHMED, ANN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $8,489.25 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, JENNIFER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $8,488.75 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUFF, PATRICIA C Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $8,488.75 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $8,488.50 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEPARY, MD L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $8,488.49 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSAN, LESLIE B Employer name Town of Canajoharie Amount $8,488.00 Date 06/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPHARDT, TAMMY A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $8,487.81 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, KAYSHAWNA S Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $8,487.40 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSLEY, DEBRA L Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $8,487.34 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, JOAN D Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $8,487.24 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, COLLEEN J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $8,486.80 Date 01/17/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, LIZETTE Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $8,486.36 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFTON, BRANDON J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $8,486.31 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DANIEL H Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $8,486.16 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANGELISTA, KERI L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $8,486.00 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANISI, STEPHEN F Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $8,485.99 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, VANESSA A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $8,485.66 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SEANRYAN T Employer name Village of Massapequa Park Amount $8,485.33 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPONE, CARLEY R Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $8,484.70 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRO, DANIEL N Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $8,484.65 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JAMES, CYNTHIA M Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $8,484.41 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZKALLAH, ELIJAH J Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $8,484.39 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KATHRYN M Employer name Erie County Amount $8,484.30 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANTZ, LOUIS T Employer name Nassau County Amount $8,484.25 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, VENUS P Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $8,484.07 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ASHLEY N Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $8,483.76 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTAN, SCOTT E Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $8,483.55 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERSON, CASEY N Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $8,483.48 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MARGARITA Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,483.28 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUZZIERI, SUSAN Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $8,483.09 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINS, MELISSA J Employer name Richmond Memorial Library Amount $8,482.91 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPA, CAMILLE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $8,482.71 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELBASA, JULIE A Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $8,482.40 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKUSKY, JEREMY T Employer name Town of Colchester Amount $8,482.25 Date 01/25/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEICHER, SANDRA M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $8,482.24 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, CONCETTA T Employer name New Hyde Park Fire District Amount $8,481.80 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, KIMBERLY S Employer name Niagara County Amount $8,481.60 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, PAULA A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $8,481.51 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, ROBERT W Employer name Town of St Armand Amount $8,481.49 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARO, THERESA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $8,481.45 Date 02/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, KAREN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $8,481.19 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, PATRICK R Employer name Town of Southold Amount $8,481.03 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, ARMANDO J, III Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $8,480.90 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINO, LISA M Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $8,480.74 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELLEN P Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $8,480.73 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND-HAUER, CARA N Employer name Town of Maine Amount $8,480.72 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, JESSICA M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $8,480.53 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHRISTINA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $8,480.23 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANCAGLINI, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $8,479.79 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, EILEEN M Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $8,479.41 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, JOSE A Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $8,479.38 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, BRIAN P Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $8,478.75 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SANDRA J Employer name Town of Pike Amount $8,478.75 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBRON, STEPHANIE Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $8,478.75 Date 08/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTINGS, HEATHER V Employer name Erie County Amount $8,478.69 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANE, MARTHA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $8,478.66 Date 07/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TONIE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $8,478.58 Date 01/05/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, TRACY A Employer name Medina CSD Amount $8,478.20 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, BOBBIE M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $8,478.12 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKMANN, MARY L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $8,477.62 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNISTRACI, CRISTINA C Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $8,477.45 Date 12/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANGELA Employer name Brookfield CSD Amount $8,477.18 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, ROBERT M, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $8,477.09 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEEB, JOCELYN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $8,476.92 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCHI, MARIA L Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $8,476.91 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTELL, SHA'QUANA L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $8,476.89 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TIMOTHY E Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $8,476.83 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSHART-CALE, JUDY A Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $8,476.69 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZE, VIOLA H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $8,476.38 Date 01/26/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, ANDREW M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $8,476.35 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BITTNER, MICHELLE L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $8,476.25 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYRIAKIDOU, ELENI Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $8,476.20 Date 02/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIRER, ILYSSA M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $8,476.12 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTMAN, KYLE S Employer name Washington County Amount $8,475.92 Date 01/09/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC MILLAN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $8,475.69 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGLIANO, DUSTIN M Employer name Babylon UFSD Amount $8,475.50 Date 07/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, KAILA C Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $8,475.33 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $8,475.30 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PATRICIA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $8,475.22 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIVA, DEBORAH F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $8,475.21 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULPA, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $8,475.12 Date 07/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, SARA E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $8,474.91 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELTENREICH, RONAN E Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $8,474.82 Date 05/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWLER, DANIEL E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $8,474.64 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENEZZO, STEVEN N Employer name Town of Islip Amount $8,474.40 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN PUTTEN, RUTH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $8,474.38 Date 04/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMORIELLO, ROSELLEN Employer name Blind Brook-Rye UFSD Amount $8,474.23 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, LINDA D Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $8,474.05 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOWSKI, CHRISTEN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $8,473.46 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHETTLETON, SHANNON J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $8,472.78 Date 10/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, CLAYON A Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $8,472.47 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, JAMES K, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $8,472.36 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, TERRY L Employer name Yates County Amount $8,472.30 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, MARK Employer name Yates County Amount $8,472.30 Date 01/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, DOUGLAS Employer name Yates County Amount $8,472.30 Date 03/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESUVIO, JOANNA Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $8,471.70 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOANN Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $8,471.12 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISCUP, JANICE R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $8,471.10 Date 09/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRON, MARIA F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $8,470.70 Date 12/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System