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 SCHIEDEL, KAREN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,792.34 Date 08/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, MARA E Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $36,792.28 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, BARBARA J Employer name Washington County Amount $36,792.16 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTE, FROSINA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,791.74 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILICKI, ADRIENNE Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $36,791.68 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, MAUREEN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $36,791.68 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLES, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,791.66 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMUDA, STEPHEN S, III Employer name Village of South Dayton Amount $36,791.66 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOTKO, BOZENA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,791.64 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, SCOTT J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $36,791.62 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, CALVIN E Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $36,791.26 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, ANTONETTE A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $36,790.19 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORPHAN, ROBERT N Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,790.18 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRO, NATALIE A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,789.97 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, AMANDA M Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $36,789.90 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, KNUD Employer name Village of Delhi Amount $36,789.72 Date 06/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, NANCY A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $36,789.50 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIKOSH, MICHAEL T Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,789.42 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA MATER, CHRISTINE Employer name Peru CSD Amount $36,789.27 Date 01/28/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBBITT, ALISA D Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $36,788.92 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROCCO, ANGELA Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $36,788.78 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, MARIA Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $36,788.77 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDIT, CYNTHIA B Employer name Crown Point CSD Amount $36,788.60 Date 10/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCHER, CHRISTINE Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $36,788.39 Date 01/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONROE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,788.15 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMES R Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $36,787.98 Date 08/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNE, TODD W Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $36,787.88 Date 06/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, AARON B Employer name City of Albany Amount $36,787.68 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAUGH, EDWIN J Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,787.56 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ALYSSA R Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,787.48 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAROW, MILLI-JEAN F Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,787.41 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBMEHL, JOHN R Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $36,787.32 Date 05/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRAYER, KARA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,787.26 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, JOHN H Employer name Town of Leon Amount $36,787.20 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JEANA L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $36,787.19 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, TIMOTHY S Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $36,787.03 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMKUS, BRIAN J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,787.02 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, HEATHER N Employer name Madison County Amount $36,786.75 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TIQUANA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,786.73 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TIANA M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,786.71 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHEY, ROBIN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,786.50 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, CHRISTINA C Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,786.38 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, GREGORY H Employer name Albany County Amount $36,786.28 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, PERNELL D Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $36,785.30 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TERESA A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $36,785.24 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTZ, HEATHER M Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $36,785.06 Date 03/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, ANN M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $36,785.00 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, DAVID A Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $36,784.48 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, CRYSTAL J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,784.47 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, PATRICIA A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $36,784.46 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASMARCIK, JOYANNE I Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $36,784.37 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, MEGHAN E Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $36,784.34 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JACQUELINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,783.89 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, KEITH M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,783.88 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASIEDU, GRACE N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,783.64 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, JOYCE V Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $36,783.59 Date 03/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, GLEN R Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $36,783.46 Date 02/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRNA, KAITLYN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,783.21 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAVEY, HEATHER L Employer name Broome County Amount $36,783.13 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITORNATO, JOHN J, III Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $36,783.11 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANELLA, MARGARET C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,783.02 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SU'A, RUTA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,782.89 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORK, ANDREW S Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,782.55 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DUFFIE, JULIE A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $36,782.21 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEELEY, HEATHER M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,782.14 Date 11/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, JAMES W Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,782.03 Date 06/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROBST, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $36,781.78 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIMOLA, ADRIANO A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,781.74 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VATER, BECKY E Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,781.65 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, ADAM C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,781.33 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ANN M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,781.32 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, NADINE E Employer name Town of Binghamton Amount $36,781.00 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, JANET L Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,780.89 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS-IVEY, IVY J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,780.88 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIRRE, MARK A Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $36,780.86 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESPAIGNE, LUIS E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,780.77 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE REU, LAURA L Employer name Erie County Amount $36,780.48 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JAMES E Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,780.45 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLEY, JOANNE T Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,780.27 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JORDAN C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,779.28 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YENCER, DAWN E Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,779.15 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRANDON J Employer name Village of Painted Post Amount $36,779.09 Date 08/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KADANTHOD, REGI T Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $36,778.57 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, JULIE E Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $36,778.51 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE MAY, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Clay Amount $36,778.13 Date 12/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMER, PATRICIA L Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $36,777.86 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROFF, MICHAEL L Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $36,777.74 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BJORNESS, WILLIAM G Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,777.34 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, LARONNA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $36,777.28 Date 03/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRAL, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,777.24 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MELISSA J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $36,777.04 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, JESSE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,776.93 Date 04/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, FRANCES M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $36,776.90 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSSIDEL, CONCETTA A Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 24 Amount $36,776.51 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWTKO, MARC A Employer name Department of Law Amount $36,776.41 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, THANYANIA Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,776.37 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAMERICK, NANCY J Employer name No Onondaga Library District Amount $36,776.36 Date 10/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, COLLEEN M Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $36,776.07 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BUNNIE J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $36,776.05 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, CAROL J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $36,775.86 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System