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, SHARMIN J Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $31,414.28 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, MARGARET M Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $31,414.15 Date 09/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, VANESSA N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $31,413.46 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPF, VALERIE I Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $31,413.39 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, KYLE D Employer name Town of Owego Amount $31,412.80 Date 11/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URGILES, FRANKLYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,412.77 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GATH, AMANDA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $31,412.40 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, GINA M Employer name Kingston Housing Authority Amount $31,411.75 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PENNY E Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $31,411.58 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ELVIS Employer name Dutchess County Amount $31,411.57 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, KELLY C Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $31,411.50 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PETRA Y Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $31,411.28 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, LINDA S Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $31,411.18 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KAREN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,410.92 Date 12/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, JENNIFER M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $31,410.92 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLBRECHT, DANIEL P, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,410.74 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, HOWARD R, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $31,410.44 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JESSICA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $31,409.83 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEB, MICHAEL T Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $31,409.75 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVEY, THOMAS P Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,408.42 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKS, HEIDI A Employer name City of Watertown Amount $31,408.42 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH A Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $31,408.19 Date 06/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTI, FRANK, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $31,408.12 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANTHONY T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $31,408.10 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, GEORGE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,407.83 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, GERARD F Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $31,407.70 Date 04/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, LISA C Employer name Montgomery County Amount $31,407.54 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DARCI L Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $31,407.40 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, MARIA E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $31,407.10 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, THOMAS W, II Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $31,407.02 Date 11/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODBOUT, MEGAN E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $31,406.83 Date 07/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWARD, MARK E Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $31,406.83 Date 05/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKMEYER, BARBARA ANN Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $31,406.78 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCK, CLARISSA L Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,406.48 Date 09/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNERKNECHT, JASON P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $31,405.90 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTT, NADEEM H Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $31,405.81 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPLE, DOMINIQUE N Employer name Albany County Amount $31,405.58 Date 06/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, ROBERT C Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,405.43 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMORR, JOANN C Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $31,404.88 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, SANDRA J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $31,404.43 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASIH, ANJNA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $31,404.06 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, HOLLY M Employer name Town of Brutus Amount $31,404.06 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, GENE F Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $31,404.06 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LOS SANTOS, DENNIS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $31,403.90 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, LAURA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,403.67 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAUT, BENJAMIN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $31,403.07 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, SONIA R Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $31,403.05 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, SUSAN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $31,402.95 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MOUTH, NICOLE G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $31,402.87 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CARMELA R Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $31,402.86 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDENO, ONICELA C Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $31,402.76 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUDER, JEFFREY J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $31,402.33 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANCEWICZ, JAMES A Employer name Erie County Amount $31,401.68 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, MARK A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,401.49 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, BARBARA J Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $31,401.44 Date 07/06/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, KIMBERLY D Employer name Erie County Amount $31,401.03 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANOBBIO, BRIAN J Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $31,400.65 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACOMAZZA, KATRINA A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $31,400.42 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, JENNIFER Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $31,400.27 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAASE, ALICIA M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $31,399.68 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMA, RENEE M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $31,399.68 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIA, NANCY A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $31,399.68 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, JOHN E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $31,399.43 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHAL, KERRY F Employer name Village of Cazenovia Amount $31,399.41 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALIAN, NOELLE P Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $31,399.32 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, THOMAS H Employer name Cortland County Amount $31,398.99 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Wayne County Amount $31,398.55 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORIO-BAILAS, JOANNE A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $31,398.36 Date 09/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, AMY M Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $31,398.29 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERASIO, RICHARD J Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,398.14 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLOMON-BROWN, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,397.37 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESEK, TANYA F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,397.32 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRABER, MICHELLE M Employer name Ontario County Amount $31,397.05 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MACKENZIE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,397.03 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBERTO, LOUIS S Employer name Erie County Amount $31,396.92 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, STEVEN T Employer name Essex County Amount $31,396.73 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, SUZANNE C Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $31,396.32 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, DONNA M Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $31,396.20 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, BECKY L Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $31,396.14 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DOMENICANTONIO, CYNTHIA R A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $31,394.93 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, BARBARA M Employer name Parishville-Hopkinton CSD Amount $31,394.85 Date 04/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALIY, VASILIY Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,394.71 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, DIANE K Employer name Erie County Amount $31,394.46 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCE, DAVID A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $31,394.35 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINDEN, KATHY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $31,394.24 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESTER, CATHY Employer name Schoharie County Amount $31,394.16 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTZELL, DANIEL D Employer name Victor CSD Amount $31,393.61 Date 03/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEMAN, TINA M Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $31,393.44 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAESAR, ELLEN Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $31,393.38 Date 06/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELE R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,392.63 Date 05/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHDOWN, LAURA L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $31,392.04 Date 05/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVEN, ELIZABETH A Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $31,391.96 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHBECK, JAN D Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $31,391.94 Date 11/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATELLA, MICHAEL R Employer name Oneida County Amount $31,391.77 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, KRISTEN Employer name Herkimer County Amount $31,391.71 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKS, SELENE C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $31,391.52 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, LLOYD B Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $31,391.52 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEOBE, MONIQUE R Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $31,391.21 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, LISA M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $31,390.73 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLELAND, ASHLEY Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,390.61 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System