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 WILLIAMS, LINDA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $35,640.26 Date 03/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALLER, MARTHA J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $35,640.20 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DEAN R Employer name Orange County Amount $35,639.91 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, TAMMY A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $35,639.67 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHL, ANDERS Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $35,639.36 Date 06/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOLITTLE, JENNINA D Employer name Broome County Amount $35,639.34 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOYNOWSKI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Broome County Amount $35,639.32 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOZOVAT, MARY JO Employer name Broome County Amount $35,639.32 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ROBERT E Employer name Broome County Amount $35,639.32 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, THERESA R Employer name Broome County Amount $35,639.32 Date 02/16/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVORD, MELISSA G Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,639.28 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRIEN, GREGORY E Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $35,638.72 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, MARISOL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $35,638.72 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCEG, MATTHEW M Employer name Town of Union Amount $35,638.59 Date 02/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKELBANK, HEATHER Employer name Wayne County Amount $35,638.23 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, MARY ANN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,638.00 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSS, DIANE K Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $35,638.00 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLAN, DIANA Employer name Education Department Amount $35,637.90 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $35,637.67 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PERI, MEGHAN E Employer name Orange County Amount $35,637.51 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTINE J Employer name Albany County Amount $35,637.14 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, DEBORAH J Employer name Cortland County Amount $35,636.97 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DESSIREE Employer name Albany County Amount $35,636.82 Date 11/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAH, PATRICK H Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $35,636.71 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERMOT, MARIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $35,636.23 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODWIN, DONNA M Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $35,635.74 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTELL, JOY Y Employer name Madison County Amount $35,635.59 Date 08/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIME, LAURABELLE V Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $35,635.31 Date 09/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, MARY Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $35,635.26 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, ASHLEY K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,635.18 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATSON, JESSICA C Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $35,634.43 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBASCO, ERICA N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $35,633.78 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, ANGELA L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $35,633.66 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYATT, WILLIAM P Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $35,633.23 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIE, JOHN L Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $35,633.17 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARY, DAVID C Employer name City of Albany Amount $35,632.84 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEFAIR, SARA R Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $35,632.35 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIGLIONE, CARL R Employer name City of Auburn Amount $35,632.29 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTENEGRO, VERONICA V Employer name Department of Law Amount $35,632.23 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINNO, ROBERT A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $35,631.98 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFANO, DOREEN M Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $35,631.93 Date 11/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, KELSEY M Employer name Columbia County Amount $35,631.86 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGATTA, TOMMASIMA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $35,631.82 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, RICHARD EARL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $35,631.42 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP-GAYTON, DIANE M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $35,631.15 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MICHAEL A Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $35,631.15 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCINO, ROXANNE Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $35,631.08 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NINA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $35,630.94 Date 03/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TAMEKIA N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $35,630.59 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, MICHAEL P Employer name Monroe County Amount $35,630.46 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORFIDO, MARIA A Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $35,630.44 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEVDOKYMOV, OLEH Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $35,630.40 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JANINE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,629.54 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KIMBERLEE S Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $35,629.48 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINARD, CLEO Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $35,629.32 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CHRISTINA B Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $35,629.03 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, KATHLEEN E Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $35,628.88 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTUL, PETER A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $35,628.76 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOPP, REBECCA A Employer name Fulton County Amount $35,628.63 Date 10/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHERSON, KAREN Y Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $35,628.52 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHMAN, SHERRILL J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $35,628.33 Date 09/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBBS, KATHY A Employer name Orleans County Amount $35,628.25 Date 05/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIZER, JOSEPH T Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $35,628.15 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, WILLIAM Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $35,628.14 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCEPCION, STEVEN S Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $35,628.06 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, SANDRA L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $35,627.82 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, SUSAN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $35,627.75 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRANDY J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $35,627.71 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEERDINK, DEBRA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $35,627.53 Date 04/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, KAITLIN T Employer name Albany County Amount $35,627.40 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUMA, MARC Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $35,627.35 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, WESLEY Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $35,627.15 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCZYNSKI, NICOLE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $35,627.06 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACI, JOSEPH S Employer name Erie County Amount $35,626.74 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOAN, ABBIE E Employer name Schuyler County Amount $35,626.70 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, GINA M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $35,626.56 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MELISSA D Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,626.50 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, KIMBERLY A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $35,626.28 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRESSELT, SUSAN L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $35,625.91 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LISA M Employer name Town of Livonia Amount $35,625.77 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMANN, COURTNEY R Employer name Erie County Amount $35,625.69 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARGUCCIO, THERESA Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $35,624.97 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, BARRY F Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $35,624.82 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALIK, ADAM D Employer name Alden CSD Amount $35,624.78 Date 07/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CASTRO, MILES D Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $35,624.10 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENCHINI, MARIETTA C Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $35,624.06 Date 03/30/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, KYLE R Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $35,623.79 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAJEWSKI, GRZEGORZ K Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $35,623.49 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREZORSKI, LAUREN Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $35,623.37 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONEAU, JULIE A Employer name Essex County Amount $35,623.29 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LAURA L Employer name Essex County Amount $35,622.94 Date 09/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, GORDON E Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $35,622.79 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANITA L Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $35,622.71 Date 04/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, SALLY C Employer name Herkimer County Amount $35,622.67 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANT, DAWN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $35,622.34 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ERIC J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $35,622.14 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLZAN, JAMES M Employer name Allegany County Amount $35,621.93 Date 01/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, PATRICIA S Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $35,621.73 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERMUTE, JAMES E Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $35,621.69 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHLEY, STACEY A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $35,621.58 Date 08/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System