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 HUNTLEY, WALTER A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $33,412.71 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, TONYA L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $33,412.71 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, JEFFREY D Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $33,412.45 Date 10/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, TODD M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $33,412.42 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BECKY S Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,412.26 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, LORRAINE K Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $33,411.60 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUSSARD, LAURIE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,411.49 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYEA, BENJAMIN P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $33,411.48 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, JOANNE D Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $33,411.44 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAES, TIMOTHY M Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $33,411.40 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SARAH L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $33,411.30 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZEK, JEREMY R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $33,410.88 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, NYRELLE T Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $33,410.38 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBLIN, ROMONA N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $33,410.37 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, SCARLETT C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $33,410.22 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANN, DIANE E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $33,410.07 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOAN M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $33,410.04 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, THOMAS P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $33,409.95 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHYS, STANLEY D Employer name Lewis County Amount $33,409.21 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLSON, CANDACE L Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $33,408.95 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAI, PRISCILLA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $33,408.83 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, JOHN R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $33,408.75 Date 12/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID F Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $33,408.46 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTEFANO, MELISSA J Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $33,408.40 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISO, DONNA J Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $33,408.35 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, MAIDA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $33,408.09 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENNEY, SARA E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $33,408.00 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, VALERIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $33,407.95 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, ELISABETH K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,407.85 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO, JEAN C Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $33,407.77 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $33,407.75 Date 03/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVERHILL, TINA M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $33,407.34 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, ISABELLA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $33,406.94 Date 03/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMBROUCK, BRIAN SCOTT, JR Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $33,406.66 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, ARNALDO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,406.41 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAIN, DONALD B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $33,406.38 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULTIS, KAREN Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $33,406.31 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLESEL, ASHLEY N Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $33,406.18 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILGREEN, JOSHUA D Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $33,405.77 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, ELIZABETH J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $33,404.80 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUKALA, JOSHUA J Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $33,404.28 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORROW, VANGIE J Employer name Town of Chili Amount $33,404.26 Date 08/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLOA, ROMINA E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $33,404.03 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILDER, ASHLEIGH J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $33,404.02 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, KARL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,403.99 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSKY, AMY A Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $33,403.92 Date 03/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITZEL, TINA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $33,403.55 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHELE, LYNN C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $33,403.08 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCORSE, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Clarkson Amount $33,402.49 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, BRITTANY L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $33,402.28 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENDANO-RUIZ, LUZ ANGELA Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $33,402.24 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTEL, MATTHEW R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $33,402.00 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, DEBORAH A Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $33,401.94 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Erie County Amount $33,401.70 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, LISA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $33,401.64 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, NICOLE M Employer name Franklin County Amount $33,400.78 Date 07/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLE, LAURIE Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $33,400.58 Date 02/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JEFFREY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $33,400.42 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAGGY, THOMAS H Employer name Delaware County Amount $33,400.21 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, JENIFER J Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $33,400.00 Date 06/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLEY, MICHELLE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $33,399.74 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MYEASHA S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $33,399.71 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, ANGELA K Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $33,399.61 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKOTH, AMOS O Employer name Office For Technology Amount $33,399.22 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, RICHARD W Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $33,399.22 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECZYNSKI, MARY E Employer name Erie County Amount $33,399.14 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTUS, MARY LOU Employer name Erie County Amount $33,399.09 Date 12/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOMER, CATHERINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $33,399.09 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRIANA M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $33,398.78 Date 06/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILAT, SUSAN Employer name Erie County Amount $33,398.77 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, CATHERINE Employer name Nassau County Amount $33,398.52 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAROSKY, AMY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $33,398.48 Date 03/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLEICHER, KAREN R Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $33,397.83 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KALA U Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $33,397.03 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBBE-SIMMONS, NIKKI L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $33,396.92 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, SUSAN N Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $33,396.84 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPO, PERPARIM Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $33,396.63 Date 11/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, ASHLEY M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $33,396.46 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CORNELIUS A Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $33,396.18 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $33,396.06 Date 09/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, RANDY P Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $33,395.78 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDRECK, YVETTE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $33,395.75 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, STEVEN C Employer name Chenango County Amount $33,395.74 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOSE Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $33,395.48 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGI, ELLEN G Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $33,395.18 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMPIE, KIMBERLY L Employer name Department of State Amount $33,395.07 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, DAVID R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $33,395.06 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BILLY A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $33,394.52 Date 10/18/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JOHN D Employer name Cornell University Amount $33,394.36 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLINGTON, JESSICA L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $33,393.79 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGINS, MAEVE E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $33,393.14 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGO, LINDA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $33,392.94 Date 06/27/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORY, KERRY L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $33,392.65 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOYES, ALTHEA F Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $33,392.61 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANAJ, RAFAEL N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $33,392.38 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRONE, SUZANNE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $33,391.66 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEENEY, WILLIAM M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $33,391.65 Date 06/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODY, COLLEEN Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $33,391.25 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBA, KRYSTLE M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $33,391.14 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDGOOSE, RAYMOND L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $33,389.75 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System