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 MATTHEWS, KATHRYN J Employer name Albany County Amount $33,813.02 Date 06/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, SANDRA J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,812.90 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, ALEXIS L Employer name Lewis Co Soil & Water Con Dis Amount $33,812.46 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KISSICK, RUBY LAURA Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $33,812.44 Date 11/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRECK, JEFFREY R Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $33,812.12 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, DANIELLA M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $33,811.89 Date 02/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, PATRICIA A Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $33,811.78 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLIN, MARY BETH Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $33,811.59 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, KATHERINE R Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,811.53 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDZIK, ROGER L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $33,811.52 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMROSH, RUTH E Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $33,811.30 Date 11/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, PEGGY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $33,811.26 Date 02/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, RICARDO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,811.05 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKORA, RYSZARD J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,810.62 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KAMECCA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,810.27 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLIKER, STACY B Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $33,810.08 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, CAROLINA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $33,810.06 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, JONATHAN M Employer name Camden CSD Amount $33,809.81 Date 02/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLINSKEY, LORIE A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,809.61 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONEY, LINDA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,808.82 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOCIO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $33,808.64 Date 08/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIFFERT, ELIZABETH H Employer name Albany County Amount $33,808.32 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCAID, JOSEPH E Employer name Town of Sweden Amount $33,808.14 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETHING, GUY H Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $33,807.97 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLEY, MEGHAN A Employer name Town of Seneca Falls Amount $33,807.52 Date 12/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNGEY, JOHN M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,807.11 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES FRAME, AULDIT H Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $33,807.04 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, KENNETH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $33,806.43 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEZIN, MIREILLE A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $33,806.41 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, COURTNEY M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $33,805.92 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUBOLINO, NICOLE J E Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,805.60 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MARTIN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,805.46 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRIFIELD, KAREN E Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $33,805.43 Date 05/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCZEK, JODI L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $33,805.28 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COE, JENNIFER L Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $33,804.95 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHOLOBOVA, LYUBOV Y Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $33,804.90 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, DIANE L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $33,804.62 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIROLAMO, ROSE M Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $33,804.60 Date 02/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Madison County Amount $33,804.50 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, GARSEAR F Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,803.98 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEADON, THEADORSIA G Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $33,803.84 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, TINA L Employer name City of Little Falls Amount $33,803.30 Date 06/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVES, MATIAS A Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $33,803.14 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE FONCE, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $33,803.14 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUTUS, DANIEL Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $33,803.04 Date 02/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESCH, MATTHEW S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $33,803.02 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, ELSA Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $33,802.86 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUMA, SUZANNE L Employer name Town of Beekman Amount $33,802.51 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERKLEY, MARK J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $33,802.40 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA COMB, DAVID H Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $33,802.12 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERUM, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,802.04 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, VICTOR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $33,801.96 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, LESLEY K Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $33,801.74 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZANO, THERESA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $33,801.63 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ANNE M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $33,801.51 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCHERTY, THOMAS J Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $33,801.42 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JANNA L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $33,801.21 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEISNER, LISA J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $33,800.88 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, TIMOTHY D Employer name Albion CSD Amount $33,800.86 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CAROLYN M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $33,800.75 Date 10/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILD-DAUPHIN, HANNAH M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,800.67 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSZKA, MICHAEL N Employer name Erie County Amount $33,800.60 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIJANI, MOTUNRAYO T Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $33,800.55 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUS, CAROL H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $33,800.36 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JILES, ANTHONY D, SR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $33,800.27 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLABER, JAMES J Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $33,800.17 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, DANNY J Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $33,799.37 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JASON F Employer name Sullivan County Amount $33,798.64 Date 05/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, MEGHAN A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $33,798.39 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CAROLYN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $33,797.86 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLEY, SHEILA A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $33,797.43 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, AMANDA M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $33,797.34 Date 03/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVERSPIKE, DEBORAH J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $33,797.15 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, TERESA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,796.80 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATARAZZO, MARIANNE Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $33,796.77 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISCO, RUSSELL, JR Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $33,796.65 Date 07/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLIN, YUMIKO Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,796.59 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARROW, JUDITH A Employer name Groton CSD Amount $33,796.43 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, NICOLE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $33,796.23 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSDYK, TERESA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $33,796.06 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTVILO, ROBERTA A Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $33,795.52 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARR, LOREEN A Employer name Town of Howard Amount $33,795.22 Date 12/13/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, SANDRA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,795.20 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLAN, THOMAS M Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $33,794.98 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMBLETON, KATHERINE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,794.59 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALENTINE, BIANCA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,794.57 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCHU, SANDRA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $33,794.57 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNDER, CHERYL D Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,794.48 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSS, MARJORIE E Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $33,794.41 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, RICHARD A Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $33,794.14 Date 01/06/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVALOVICH, MARY M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,793.95 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, CHERYL A Employer name Town of Owego Amount $33,793.24 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON, SARAH M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $33,793.14 Date 07/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GJOKA, NIKO Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $33,793.09 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, CHRIS A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $33,792.96 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, ANGELA D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $33,792.85 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGINS, CRISTIN M Employer name Department of State Amount $33,792.82 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITTEN, LAURIE L Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $33,792.44 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAVNEY, DENISE A Employer name Lyndonville CSD Amount $33,792.34 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANULS, MAUREEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $33,791.99 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System