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 PHILLIPS, JOANN Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $31,545.52 Date 04/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKETT, CHRISS A Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $31,545.52 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, ANDREW T Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,545.47 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANTHONY N Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,545.47 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, CARLA M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $31,544.94 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANTURCO, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $31,544.76 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, HEATHER L Employer name City of Rome Amount $31,544.58 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, HELEN A Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $31,544.53 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRITTEN, KYLE R Employer name Village of Whitesboro Amount $31,544.51 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSON, LYNNE A Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $31,544.49 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMOREK, KATHLEEN Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $31,544.31 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCZAR, JANETTE R Employer name Eden CSD Amount $31,544.03 Date 04/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, SHANNON C Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $31,543.77 Date 02/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, KEVIN F Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $31,543.32 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIEREDZINSKI, ELAINE M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,543.04 Date 05/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGGIA, GERALD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,542.77 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, JODY E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $31,542.68 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIOS, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $31,542.49 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOELLER, JAMIE Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $31,542.02 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, DEBRA L Employer name Town of Riga Amount $31,542.00 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONISZEWSKI, AMBER J Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,541.90 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETTERIDGE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $31,541.86 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, SHANNON R Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,541.83 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ROBERT T Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $31,541.79 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWET, COLLEEN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,541.69 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANCE, JOYCE E Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $31,541.69 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, JOSEPH P Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $31,541.68 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, BRISELIDA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,541.52 Date 12/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Webster Amount $31,541.41 Date 01/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWIKLINSKI, HEATHER A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $31,541.09 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANLY, KASEY T Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $31,540.96 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,540.87 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, ANITA L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $31,540.81 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEN, ROBIN L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,540.38 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHADICK, ALEXANDER D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $31,540.32 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGI, JASE A Employer name Village of Warsaw Amount $31,540.17 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, OLIVIA K Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $31,539.51 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKMAN, KAREN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,539.51 Date 11/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, GREGORY J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,539.41 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ETHAN M Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $31,539.26 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JANE M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,539.01 Date 10/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERENC, MARILYNN A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,538.95 Date 01/31/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, RENE D Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,538.95 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRAPESE, ANITA MARIE Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $31,538.95 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBEAU, DANIEL R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $31,538.81 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JEANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $31,538.69 Date 04/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONE, MADELINE A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $31,538.10 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LILLO, HOLLY C Employer name Albany County Amount $31,538.09 Date 07/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHENBERG, ABIGAIL Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $31,537.90 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIDDER, VICKY K Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $31,537.32 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MIRANDA L Employer name Niagara County Amount $31,537.14 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, KATHY L Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $31,537.06 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLMAN, ALLISON M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $31,536.67 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, SUSAN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,536.59 Date 03/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTY, STEPHEN W Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $31,536.48 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, JENNIFER L Employer name Albany County Amount $31,535.89 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJETTE, WILBERT F Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $31,535.84 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCOLO, NICHOLAS B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $31,535.60 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANARY, JOHN B Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $31,535.50 Date 12/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJEWSKI, SHANE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,535.33 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, MARK Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $31,535.26 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, FRANK D Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $31,534.70 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINBOLD, DEAN J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $31,534.70 Date 04/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKIN, ARLENE J Employer name Fulton County Amount $31,534.28 Date 05/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWLEY, JUSTIN I Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $31,533.86 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHIE, FRANK J Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $31,533.73 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, AVIA MM Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,533.65 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLAN, RAYMOND L Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $31,533.58 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTASH, JENNIFER M Employer name Department of Law Amount $31,533.26 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CHAD J Employer name Franklin County Amount $31,533.16 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JODILYN Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,533.04 Date 08/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CINDY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $31,532.27 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLBE, LOUIS W, JR Employer name Village of Saugerties Amount $31,532.12 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYRE, CONNOR M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,532.02 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNIX, CATHERINE A Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $31,531.48 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNISTON, KATHERINE H Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $31,531.35 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, LINDA F Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $31,530.93 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINZLOFF, RYAN D Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,530.60 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFUTO, KAYLEE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,530.53 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RUTH A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $31,530.48 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, AMANDA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,530.48 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JOSEPH L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $31,530.17 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, SHAUNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,529.98 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, KOLLEEN K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $31,529.78 Date 11/12/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CORRI L Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $31,529.49 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, EMILY R Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,529.40 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, TIFFANY L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,529.25 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JAY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $31,528.99 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MOTT, BRIAN J Employer name Fulton Housing Authority Amount $31,528.98 Date 12/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTSMAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $31,528.97 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASO, TERSA A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $31,528.95 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,528.03 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBER, SHERRY L Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $31,528.01 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, ERIC A Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $31,527.43 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOON, BRADLEY M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $31,527.39 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIJAS, AMY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,527.11 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELASKY, PAUL J Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $31,526.83 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LAURIE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $31,526.75 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, VICTORIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,526.70 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANAS, ANA Z Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $31,526.25 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System