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 TRAVER, DANIEL F Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $36,926.58 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RICHARD A, SR Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $36,926.53 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CORINNE M Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $36,926.52 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, PAMELA A Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $36,926.32 Date 06/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CARRIE J Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $36,926.27 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILNIK, JEAN M Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,925.94 Date 02/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIVENS, MATTHEW T Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,925.56 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIFSTECK, MICHAEL W Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $36,925.56 Date 02/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTON, ARIELLA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,925.55 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, VERONICA L Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $36,925.53 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNESSEL, SUZANNE M Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $36,925.16 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, EDWARD J Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $36,925.02 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREVELL, JILLEND A Employer name Education Department Amount $36,924.79 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, VICKIE LEE Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,924.68 Date 07/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASBURY, ANGELI R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,924.42 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY-STEINTHAL, DEIRDRE E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $36,924.41 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LARRY J, JR Employer name Town of Kingsbury Amount $36,924.21 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, MINDI S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,923.75 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, NICOLE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,923.48 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTIDA, BERNARDO T Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $36,923.13 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHER, BRETT M Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $36,922.90 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, BENJAMIN B, JR Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $36,922.82 Date 01/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, KATHRYN D Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $36,922.35 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAE, STEPHEN J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,922.24 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, KELLIE L Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $36,922.16 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, AISHA F Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,922.02 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDT, DIANE J Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,921.86 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, JANICE C Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $36,921.63 Date 01/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARBY, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,921.52 Date 11/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MATTHEW R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $36,921.29 Date 05/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLOWSKI, MARY C Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $36,921.24 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLER, ERIC M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,921.20 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABAR, BISERKA Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $36,921.20 Date 12/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMICH, DANIELLE J Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,921.19 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, MICHAEL E Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $36,921.17 Date 05/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSIELLO, PATRICIA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,920.94 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYWICZYNSKI, SARA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,920.71 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORFIELD, TIMOTHY R Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $36,920.69 Date 12/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETT, HOLLY J Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $36,920.49 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUYLER, RICHARD H Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $36,920.40 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCIONE, TERASA M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,920.29 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, LINDA K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,919.87 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACKIE, JARED A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,919.83 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PIERRE, MICHELE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,919.73 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALOWIEC, JEANEL E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $36,919.69 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, STEVEN S Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $36,919.61 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, ELIZABETH C Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,919.58 Date 04/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,919.56 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, YANGOK Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,919.54 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRI, CARL L, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,919.01 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOREL, YVES A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $36,918.76 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, TIMOTHY S Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,918.72 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLLNER, LESLIE B Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,918.72 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MARIA J Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $36,918.65 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, PERCY D Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $36,918.57 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, BRANDI Employer name Warren County Amount $36,918.52 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, CATHERINE M Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $36,918.18 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, VANNESSA M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,918.10 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINIS, MICHELLE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,917.77 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORE, ALEXIS A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $36,917.76 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, LORIANNE Employer name Greene County Amount $36,917.71 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAO, MICHAEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,917.70 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTAVIANO, ALAN D Employer name Erie County Amount $36,917.54 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGLIANTE, STEVE Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $36,917.37 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BARSTOW A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $36,917.25 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JOELENE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,917.17 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIX, VALERIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,916.82 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPOULOS, THEODORA P Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,916.68 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEER, DALE A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $36,916.65 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSER, PAMELA A Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $36,916.61 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ELENA M Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $36,916.32 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, GLORIA M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $36,916.19 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOOSE, NICOLE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,916.06 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,915.57 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, LYNETHA N Employer name Albany County Amount $36,915.54 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, BARRY J Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,915.41 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERT, LISA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $36,915.17 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, KAREN A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,915.03 Date 10/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, SHANISSIA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,914.96 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, PATRICIA A Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $36,914.60 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFTS, JEREMY M Employer name Akron CSD Amount $36,914.34 Date 11/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ROBERT C Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $36,914.09 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTON, MATTHEW KYLE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,914.08 Date 11/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KEELEY C Employer name Broome County Amount $36,913.82 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELBANEH, JESSICA I Employer name Erie County Amount $36,913.34 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, RICHARD F Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,913.23 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTINGS, ALICIA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,912.51 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRYSKO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,912.45 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMAN, DIANA E Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $36,912.23 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ADAM M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $36,911.92 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAF, JANET A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $36,911.76 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, DEBRA L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $36,911.74 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKEL, SAMI Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,911.55 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MICHAEL J Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $36,911.54 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, FRANCIS W Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,911.51 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, BRIDGETTE E Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $36,911.00 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORA, GLENDA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,910.86 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, MICHAEL R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,910.44 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPSAS, GABRIELLE P Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $36,910.23 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, SHELLIE A Employer name Warren County Amount $36,910.21 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System