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 TURNER, WILLIAM C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,689.70 Date 08/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVIS, LINDSAY D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,689.34 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, CASSANDRA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,688.74 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROPP, KENNETH H Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $36,688.28 Date 02/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANY, JUDY K Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,687.92 Date 08/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUETTANT, JUNIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,687.67 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBIE, VICKIE L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $36,687.49 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, KAREN A Employer name Village of Vernon Amount $36,687.45 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, LINDA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,687.09 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGLE-MEACHAM, KIMBERLY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,687.09 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOS, DEBRA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $36,687.00 Date 11/07/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYNAKOWSKI, THOMAS G Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $36,686.64 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DINEEN J Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $36,686.64 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, JOHN P Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $36,686.54 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, DEBORAH J Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $36,686.43 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RHONDA L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $36,686.42 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, DARYL W Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $36,686.17 Date 12/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEVENS, RUSSELL R Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $36,686.14 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, KEVIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,685.61 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOBSON, FABIOLA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,685.47 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, KEDRICK E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,685.43 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMEREST, KRYSTYNA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,685.33 Date 10/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORFEA, NANCY E Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $36,685.04 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHMAN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $36,684.63 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSEY, RICHARD D Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $36,684.58 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHA, HOLLY L Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $36,683.75 Date 11/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERKOWSKI, PETER S Employer name Village of Nassau Amount $36,683.56 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, KATHY A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $36,683.00 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELFAND, MARK Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,682.98 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGCHA, HELEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,682.97 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIKIN, GEORGE H, IV Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $36,682.33 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, LAWRENCE J Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $36,682.32 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMINVILLE, TYLER G Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $36,682.22 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DAWN M Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $36,682.00 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, BRIDGET Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,681.82 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, DEREK J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $36,681.43 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JAMES D Employer name Warren County Amount $36,681.29 Date 08/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANA, LISA R Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $36,681.07 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, GORDON Employer name Town of Hardenburgh Amount $36,680.93 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALLER, NANCY M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $36,680.78 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, DARRELL O Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $36,680.43 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUZMAN, STEPHANIE G Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $36,680.40 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREWELL, STEPHANIE H Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,680.40 Date 07/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWTHORNE, SHARON Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $36,680.18 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLBA, ALINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,679.89 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADLEY, RACHEL L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,679.83 Date 04/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNUM, STEVE Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,679.31 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, JUBAIDA R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $36,678.99 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, LAURIE A Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,678.72 Date 09/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORELLI, LAURA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,678.70 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, ASHLEY N Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,678.40 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENSHAW, VALERIE L D Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,678.07 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHARON D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $36,677.72 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA-FOURNIER, PATRICIA A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $36,677.44 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBIN, PENNY L Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,677.36 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, JAMES W Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,677.32 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, BRUCE A, JR Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,676.75 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JUTOR C Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,676.72 Date 03/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, DENISE Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $36,676.38 Date 06/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLEWIENKO, ARLENE D Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $36,676.38 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, DERON M Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $36,676.05 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, SHERRY A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $36,675.95 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, BRENDA L Employer name Milford CSD Amount $36,675.87 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ANS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,675.65 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, NATHANIEL E Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,675.50 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADSIT, JUDITH M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $36,675.39 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, DOUGLAS G Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $36,675.29 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, TRACY E Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $36,674.40 Date 08/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, SHANNON M Employer name Department of State Amount $36,674.38 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, SYNN LYMN Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $36,674.02 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, LYNN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,673.51 Date 10/22/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, JUSTIN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,673.28 Date 04/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,673.25 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,672.81 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, FRED R Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $36,672.79 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, TONIA Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $36,672.67 Date 07/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLLGAARD, JOSEPH M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,671.66 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHLEEN Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $36,671.63 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, CLAIRE H Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $36,671.60 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, MARIE E Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $36,671.50 Date 04/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURTNEY, KEVIN J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $36,671.36 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEO, JOHN W Employer name Erie County Amount $36,670.85 Date 05/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRADT, CRAIG A Employer name Town of Ovid Amount $36,670.79 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, MICHAEL R Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $36,670.73 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN-MATTELIANO, DEBORAH M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $36,670.72 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, LARRY L Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $36,670.56 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, STEVI L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,670.11 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLESKI, AMY M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,669.67 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VISTA, DIANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,669.65 Date 03/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DAVID L, JR Employer name City of Fulton Amount $36,669.47 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, CATHERINE F Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $36,669.10 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, TIFFANY D Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $36,668.91 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ANGEL Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $36,668.83 Date 05/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, AMY B Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $36,668.78 Date 09/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINCOTTA, JEANETTE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,668.72 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSINGA-FORTHMAN, DENISE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,668.72 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANN, JACALYN H Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $36,668.42 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARTHUR, DIANE M Employer name Southern Cayuga CSD Amount $36,667.86 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCY, MICHELE L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,667.51 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, NICOLE G Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,667.20 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System