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 YOUNG, CHERYL L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $31,941.78 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, MARIA S Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $31,941.58 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALGANO, DANIEL K Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,941.24 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAY, DENISE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,941.03 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTWELL, TAMMIE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,941.01 Date 06/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICA, ALAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,940.56 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LATICIA A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $31,940.47 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDROCK, BRIAN W Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,940.34 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAIR, BRIAN P Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,940.15 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, STEVEN E Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $31,940.03 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTONE, LUCIA A Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $31,939.99 Date 01/17/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JANET Z Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $31,939.67 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHEN, LINDEN A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $31,939.58 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, REBECCA L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $31,939.58 Date 03/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, CHERYL L Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $31,939.30 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILSON, LLOYD G, JR Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $31,938.59 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAPAI, LIBORIA JEAN Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $31,938.55 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AJASIN, GBENGA H Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $31,938.53 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEVEREZ, YESENIA Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $31,938.01 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUTTING, CARMEN A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $31,937.85 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVISON, LORI J Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,937.57 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDY, JESSE L Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $31,937.12 Date 11/23/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, SAMANTHA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,937.03 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SHARRAY M Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $31,936.40 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAKUTAVICIUS, SUSAN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $31,936.11 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAUS, ERIN E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $31,935.55 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, MICHELLE A Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $31,935.49 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, ANGELA R Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,934.29 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, SYED A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,933.99 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAIGNEAULT, KENNETH A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $31,933.00 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, ASHLEY M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,932.87 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, PATRICK J Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $31,932.66 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, PATRICK Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,932.28 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FU, SHIRLEY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $31,932.15 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBIN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,931.53 Date 09/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FALCO, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,931.52 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NICOLE M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $31,931.32 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, CATHERINE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $31,930.92 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MICHELLE Employer name City of Albany Amount $31,930.90 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, MATTHEW M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,930.85 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, ROOPNARINE Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $31,930.79 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, STEVEN D Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $31,930.74 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, ANN L Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $31,930.52 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBECK, KELLY M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,930.49 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, MARSHALL L Employer name Education Department Amount $31,930.37 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, SUSAN J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $31,930.08 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONNA M Employer name Town of Vienna Amount $31,930.08 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JESSIE L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $31,930.02 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, CATHERINE M Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $31,929.94 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ASHLEY M Employer name Town of Massena Amount $31,929.71 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, TOBIAS E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $31,929.57 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISER, CHARLES J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $31,929.50 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MOTTE, WILLIAM L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,929.45 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MAXWELL M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $31,929.34 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, PATRICIA Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $31,928.97 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MELISSA L Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $31,928.45 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ANGEL Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $31,928.37 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISA, JOSEPH F Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,928.34 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACHARIAH, RENU Employer name Albany County Amount $31,928.20 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRUCCI, REBECCA A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,927.82 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCRI, DAWN M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $31,927.52 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, REBECCA A Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $31,927.21 Date 06/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, SUZANNE J Employer name Department of State Amount $31,927.18 Date 06/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TYRONE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,927.13 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELCHY, MICHELLE C Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $31,927.10 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, LYNSEY E Employer name Allegany County Amount $31,926.98 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEL, CATHERINE Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $31,926.84 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBERT, MARY JO Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $31,926.76 Date 10/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKE, BRIANNE E Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $31,926.53 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPAREC, DANA M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $31,926.51 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, DEVIN W Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $31,926.39 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, JESSICA L Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $31,925.85 Date 02/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KERRY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $31,925.61 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, DONNA M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $31,925.59 Date 10/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, TANYA L Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,925.52 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIMORIYA, BHIMA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,925.34 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADLESTON, LAURIE J Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $31,925.26 Date 12/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, EMILY A Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $31,925.22 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, MARION M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $31,925.03 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, CATHERINE Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $31,925.00 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACE, CHRISTINE Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $31,924.62 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFORZA, LAURA R Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $31,924.62 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, ROSEMARY Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $31,924.31 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, RONALD E, JR Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $31,924.14 Date 09/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTINI, LISA E Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $31,924.07 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIPINTI, DANIELE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,924.05 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVEVINO, DOMINICA L Employer name City of Troy Amount $31,924.02 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SYNTHIA T Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $31,923.99 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, HELEN B Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $31,923.54 Date 11/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, DEBRA A Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $31,923.21 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BARTOLOMEO, NICHOLAS L Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $31,923.10 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ROBERT A Employer name Village of Bayville Amount $31,923.00 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, ADRIENNE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,922.90 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DONALD A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $31,922.78 Date 07/04/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILKESON, DEBORAH J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $31,922.41 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUADEN, JAMES O Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,922.14 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNISTERI, SUSAN A Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $31,922.10 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DIANE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,922.05 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SEAN P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,921.69 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYLETT, MARY L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $31,921.49 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System