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 TEEMLEY, KIMBERLY M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $36,467.03 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLAFER, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $36,466.78 Date 06/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, ANTHONY R Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,466.46 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, RICHARD C Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,466.39 Date 05/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODARO, SANDRA L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $36,466.18 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSURDO, JENNIFER B Employer name City of Oswego Amount $36,466.14 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISPENZA, JANICE J Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,466.06 Date 11/06/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELNICK, ERIN T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,466.02 Date 07/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, TRISHA Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $36,465.70 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHUNE, CHRISTINE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,465.64 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLZMUTH, ROBIN D Employer name Camden CSD Amount $36,465.52 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, NANCY T Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,465.49 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, JANETTE Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $36,465.31 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, LUIS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,465.21 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUYTER, DANIELLE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,465.05 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATES, ROBERT J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,465.05 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, DARIN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,464.87 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JENNIFER M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,464.50 Date 05/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUFFER, CASEY L Employer name Village of Philadelphia Amount $36,464.40 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, MARGARET A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $36,464.37 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODDARD, VICTORIA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,463.98 Date 02/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEY, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $36,463.91 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINAIRE, LINDA S Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $36,463.73 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROHL, CONNIE L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $36,463.61 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOCCO, ROBERT E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $36,463.46 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, KAREN A Employer name Fulton Housing Authority Amount $36,463.28 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSA, JEANNINE L Employer name Highland CSD Amount $36,463.27 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, BARBARA C Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $36,463.24 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBIDEAU, CARRIE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,463.22 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, KATHERINE N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,463.19 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURDEN, RICHARD G Employer name Village of Pleasantville Amount $36,463.07 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMILLO, CYNTHIA K Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $36,463.07 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, FRANK B Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $36,462.87 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRO, SHEILA M P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,462.78 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCKETT, STACEY B Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $36,462.32 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SHEEN Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $36,461.88 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUMSUWANKIJKUL, JESSICA A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $36,461.74 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTS, RICK A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $36,461.74 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELINOR A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,461.03 Date 12/21/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, MICHAEL F Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,460.96 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKER, LYNN Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $36,460.89 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, JILL Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,460.65 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, MARTA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $36,460.61 Date 05/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNHA, FRANK L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,460.55 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, WALLACE G Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $36,459.75 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CASSIE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,459.22 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, CHRIS A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $36,459.12 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, ADAM J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $36,459.10 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSERI, NANCY A Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $36,458.88 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOESSLE, KAI Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $36,458.82 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MARK A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,458.72 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, MILSA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,458.40 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TANIKA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,458.05 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBBY, RACHEL K Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,457.96 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCINELL, TINA R Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,457.54 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUIS, ELAYNE M Employer name Broome County Amount $36,457.53 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROKOSCH, STEVEN T Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,457.12 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARITY, JAMES F Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $36,457.12 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, TAMMY J Employer name Essex County Amount $36,457.10 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, JAYNE C Employer name Essex County Amount $36,457.10 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, MARY R Employer name Essex County Amount $36,457.10 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, SANDRA C Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $36,456.72 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUGLIELMIS, MATTHEW R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,456.69 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAJEWSKI, CATHERINE I Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,456.32 Date 02/15/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRIER, JUSTIN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,456.28 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKLEY, LISA A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $36,456.27 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BLAKE W Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,456.13 Date 12/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONIOU, MANDY M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,456.05 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, KATHLEEN F Employer name Warren County Amount $36,455.93 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, COLETTE Y Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $36,455.78 Date 08/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU PLESSIS, ROBIN L Employer name Village of Sag Harbor Amount $36,455.64 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBST, PAUL J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $36,454.86 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMLEAF, KEVIN E Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $36,454.74 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, DAWN E Employer name Broome County Amount $36,454.66 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, COREY E Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $36,454.09 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHERT, ANNETTE F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,453.82 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOCKUS, LELAND T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $36,453.36 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, AMY R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,453.27 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTYSON, SHANNON L Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $36,453.25 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOISINGTON, MELISSA D Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $36,453.22 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, VARSI A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,453.12 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBY, JON M Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $36,452.55 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSBURG, ELIZABETH R Employer name Fulton County Amount $36,452.35 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, JOSEPH F Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,452.14 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, ROBERT D Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $36,452.14 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TOBY E Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $36,452.13 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, NICOLE A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $36,451.75 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHUIYAN, ALICIA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,451.67 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, CARDEE N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,451.66 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, SUSAN G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,451.60 Date 06/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, CATHY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,451.60 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, LYNETTE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,451.60 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIEN, GERTRUDE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,451.59 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELGIOVINE, KAREN L Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $36,451.16 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, IAN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,450.94 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REUTLINGER, SARA P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,450.93 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, PAUL J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,450.89 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE-LANTERMAN, JAMIE E Employer name Ontario County Amount $36,450.76 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, LAWRENCE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,450.64 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, CHRISTOPHER C Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $36,450.58 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System