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 LOVELAND, JOSEPH E, SR Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $31,067.63 Date 12/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLOW, ASHLEIGH H Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $31,067.16 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENSCH, VALERIE A Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $31,066.81 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GWENDOLYN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $31,066.80 Date 09/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Hornell Amount $31,066.53 Date 09/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, BARBARA Z Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $31,066.50 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROSINO, MICHAEL A Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,066.36 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTCHKISS, SARA A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $31,066.21 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, ANN C Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $31,065.92 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KIMBERLY L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $31,065.36 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERINEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $31,065.22 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHARIOS, KEVIN Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $31,065.19 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, FELICIA R Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,065.18 Date 10/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, LAURA A Employer name Genesee County Amount $31,065.15 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LAURA L Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $31,065.11 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, DUANE J Employer name Town of Schroon Amount $31,065.08 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROAT, JEANIE L Employer name Walton CSD Amount $31,065.01 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROXANNE H Employer name Newfield CSD Amount $31,064.75 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, DAMARIS Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $31,064.65 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOESTER, DAVID A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $31,064.61 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Town of Rochester Amount $31,064.60 Date 03/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCETT, MELODY K Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $31,064.58 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HJORT, MEGAN M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $31,064.40 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, JOHN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $31,064.04 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JOSEPH S Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $31,063.64 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GUZMAN, NARESA P Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $31,063.63 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TINA V Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $31,063.60 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, ALAN K Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $31,063.29 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBASCO, KAREN L Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $31,063.15 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, DIERDRE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $31,062.92 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TRACY F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $31,062.86 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTENMAIER, KENNETH Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $31,062.64 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, THOMAS E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $31,062.23 Date 05/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MARY R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $31,061.50 Date 08/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, JUDY M Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $31,061.42 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, JOSEPH C Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $31,060.66 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSTON, LISA E Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $31,059.90 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASANA, RONALD S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $31,059.81 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, RONALD M Employer name Rockland County Amount $31,059.59 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARCO, LISA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $31,059.43 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, DENISE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $31,059.30 Date 12/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONALDO, JOSEPH B Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $31,059.22 Date 11/02/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHRISTINA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $31,058.46 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, KATHLEEN R Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $31,058.45 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DINA D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $31,058.38 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, STEPHEN S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $31,058.34 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARBIA, JOSEPH A Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,058.00 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRAVICK, RHONDA S Employer name Madison County Amount $31,057.49 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMAN, BRIAN D Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $31,057.30 Date 02/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRO, JEAN A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $31,057.29 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEANEY, SEAN P Employer name Broome County Amount $31,057.22 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, YONIKA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,056.93 Date 01/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEFFNER, JOSHUA A Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $31,056.74 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, WYNTER Employer name Greenburgh Eleven UFSD Amount $31,056.63 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINGERMAN, DENNIS J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $31,056.60 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, PETER J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $31,056.40 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALEMIRE, DANIEL C Employer name Saratoga Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $31,056.20 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, CINDY Employer name Town of Independence Amount $31,055.99 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENT, ASHLEY E Employer name Town of Chili Amount $31,055.74 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, TONYA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,055.08 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, SUZANNE V Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $31,054.47 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTLEY, DAWN E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $31,054.26 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGENS, JEAN C Employer name Panama CSD Amount $31,054.12 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, ANNE MARIE Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $31,053.64 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNELLI, PAUL J Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $31,053.44 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, ANDREA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $31,053.42 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLIS, CHRISTINE E Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $31,053.38 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, KATHLEEN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $31,053.11 Date 10/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMMO, LOUIS M Employer name Village of Airmont Amount $31,052.96 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI TORE, CHRISTINA Employer name Nassau County Amount $31,052.57 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRANDELL, BREYNN LYN Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $31,052.47 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAIA, THERESA Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $31,052.22 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTIAN, KAREN L Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $31,052.09 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $31,051.85 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIOMBA, ROSALIA Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $31,051.74 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, BETH A Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $31,051.73 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZWETKOWSKI, RENEE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $31,051.56 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPACHAN, VINOD Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $31,051.55 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORIS, THOMAS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $31,051.32 Date 04/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROHASKA, MARY C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $31,051.27 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTELLI, EDDA C Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $31,051.16 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERMAUL, WENDY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $31,051.14 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARIA Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $31,051.11 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDEL, JENNIFER K Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $31,050.96 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERFLER, CORIE D Employer name Erie County Amount $31,050.92 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJ, ANDREW J Employer name Erie County Amount $31,050.71 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHLIN, TROY A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $31,050.67 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAILU, LETENSE Employer name Monroe County Amount $31,050.49 Date 12/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ROCHELLE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $31,050.14 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENGLER, GARY Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $31,050.10 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, CAROL A Employer name Town of Waddington Amount $31,050.02 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, KATHY M Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $31,050.01 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALARCON, JOSE Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $31,049.34 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CATHLEEN R Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $31,048.86 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL VECCHIO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $31,048.53 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITA, JULIE T Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $31,048.25 Date 12/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, DEBORAH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $31,048.16 Date 09/04/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTZER, LISA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $31,047.90 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, CARA M Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $31,047.15 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, DUSTIN K Employer name Village of Cape Vincent Amount $31,047.02 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System