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 KEMP, MICHAEL J Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $36,775.13 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CAROLANNE Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $36,774.96 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, NAKITA N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,774.56 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, LOCKSLEY G Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $36,774.17 Date 01/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARA-REYES, RAMON Employer name Town of Islip Amount $36,774.06 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, AMY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,773.83 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, AMY M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $36,773.70 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIS, KEVIN W Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $36,773.40 Date 08/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, ELIZABETH Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $36,773.38 Date 12/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHR, LINDA K Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $36,773.31 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOBOT, SARA E Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,773.27 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIERE, SAMUEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $36,773.23 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BIASE, JANET G Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $36,772.88 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, JULIE M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $36,772.72 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURAN, GUSTAVO A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $36,772.52 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, LA VERNE P, JR Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $36,772.46 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, NATHANIEL J Employer name Town of Webb Amount $36,772.16 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILCHRIST, SHAWN C, SR Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $36,772.10 Date 11/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, PATRICIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,772.04 Date 10/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, MARY B Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $36,771.90 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGES, BETH S Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,771.77 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, VICKIE L Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $36,771.40 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIHAN, LAURIE J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $36,771.30 Date 07/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, KEYANA L Employer name Thrall Public Library Amount $36,771.11 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, WADE D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $36,771.02 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GEORGE, DONNA J Employer name Town of Lenox Amount $36,770.84 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNEY, LISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,770.80 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORIS, TINA C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,770.78 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIALEK, JOHN S Employer name Erie County Amount $36,770.72 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, NICHOLAS Y Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $36,770.48 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, STARR V Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,770.35 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, MARY C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,770.32 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, JEAN M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,770.30 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JUDY A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,770.30 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, LAURA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,770.30 Date 12/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFIELD, DENISE I Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,770.30 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNRUH, PATRICIA A Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $36,770.22 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, KRYSTAL E Employer name City of Oswego Amount $36,769.71 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, PENNY A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $36,769.53 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIA, DIANA S Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $36,769.25 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKNER, KIMETRA O Employer name Court of Claims Amount $36,769.09 Date 01/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONOVER, ANGELA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,769.00 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMANUEL, JASMINN T Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $36,768.71 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROEGER, TARA L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $36,768.45 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONO, EMILY A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $36,768.30 Date 08/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, DEREK R Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,768.06 Date 01/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, BEATRICE F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,767.98 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHOURI, BEVERLY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,767.91 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHARLES A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $36,767.69 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NZEIFE, GLORIA U Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $36,767.56 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, JEREMY K Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $36,767.40 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, RICHARD C Employer name City of Oneida Amount $36,767.28 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, KAREN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,766.98 Date 08/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFTS, JENNIFER L Employer name Erie County Amount $36,766.98 Date 10/27/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, NATWANDA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $36,766.94 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTIERE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Education Department Amount $36,766.60 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, LILLIAN Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $36,766.27 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPBURN, JUDY K Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,766.22 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLBERT, DAVID T Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $36,766.15 Date 04/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, TRACY J Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $36,765.99 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, MARYANN G Employer name Village of Athens Amount $36,765.70 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDACH, IRENE F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $36,765.61 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, JOYCE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,765.57 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEZZAPESA, MARIE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,765.26 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, BIANCA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,765.09 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARDULLO, BRIGITTE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $36,765.02 Date 08/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, PENNY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,764.86 Date 07/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWCZAREK, NATASHA Z Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $36,764.84 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEPLER, RICHARD R Employer name Village of Hunter Amount $36,764.71 Date 06/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIODATI, DONNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,764.64 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, SUSAN E Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $36,764.57 Date 06/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, EARLYNE C Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $36,764.38 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINNIS, MICHAEL M Employer name Village of Norwood Amount $36,764.08 Date 01/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, EVERETT H Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $36,764.05 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDON, KENNETH Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $36,764.03 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOGAN, JUDY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,764.00 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREL, WOLDEN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $36,763.46 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEELY, BEVERLY J Employer name Erie County Amount $36,763.33 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, THERESA C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $36,763.25 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, PHILIP J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,763.20 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IKE, LONGINUS N Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $36,763.03 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLER, JIRI Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $36,762.88 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, LYNDA G Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $36,762.80 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISSELL, SUSAN A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $36,762.62 Date 06/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, JENNIFER M Employer name Ontario County Amount $36,762.42 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLOCK, BARBARA J Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $36,762.30 Date 07/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHABUDDIN, MOHAMED Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $36,762.07 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLISMAS, KEVIN M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $36,762.04 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGAMOS, EBER C, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,761.73 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, AMY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,761.30 Date 01/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KENNETH M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $36,761.00 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISDALE, SHERRY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,760.87 Date 11/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMAN, COBY M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $36,760.86 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINTON, EMBER L Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,760.86 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, ANNETTE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $36,760.73 Date 09/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAKE, TONYA O Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,760.58 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAILLE-COOK, DIANE R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,760.58 Date 11/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,760.55 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEBE, JASON R Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,760.39 Date 04/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IGOE, DEBORAH J Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,760.28 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System