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 GRAHAM, MICHAEL A Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,818.41 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULE, PERRY M Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $30,817.96 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENDER, BARBARA A Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $30,817.96 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, IAN W Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $30,817.78 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRAY, ERIN L Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,817.53 Date 07/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLROSE, ANNA-MARIA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,817.38 Date 09/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTLE, SHAUN A Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,817.28 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, EDWARD WADE Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,817.02 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAINE, KATHY J Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,816.94 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, LUZ V Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,816.50 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSE, BETH R Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $30,815.40 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIMMER, JILLIAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,815.25 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTAINO, ROBERT M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,814.86 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Madison County Amount $30,813.94 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, RICHARD G Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $30,813.72 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENARD, MICHAEL L Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $30,812.47 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIFER, TANYA M Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $30,811.62 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIMAN, LESLIE J Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $30,811.10 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARR, AUDREY D Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,810.95 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUCH, MARLENE J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,810.54 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAPPI TIANI EPSE KAMGA, MARTINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $30,810.51 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURELIO, DIANE M Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $30,810.15 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, SHIRELLE C Employer name Broome County Amount $30,810.12 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, JANET M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $30,809.70 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURT, SUSAN S Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $30,809.21 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALSTON, OTES L Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $30,808.83 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JESSE K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,808.35 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES, BRIAN P Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $30,808.28 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSEN, CRYSTAL A Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $30,808.19 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSORD, RUSSELL G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,807.97 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, RICHARD H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $30,807.82 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ANITA L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $30,807.64 Date 05/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARSKI, KAREN L Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $30,807.60 Date 12/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MNICH, JUDITH A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $30,807.33 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, RONALD D Employer name Rocky Point Fire District Amount $30,807.30 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFELMAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,807.00 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, JEANNE M Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $30,806.81 Date 09/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSON, LAURA E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,806.59 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINGLE, BILL J Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $30,806.48 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KEUREN, MITCHELL T Employer name Village of Margaretville Amount $30,805.68 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, KATHLEEN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $30,805.17 Date 02/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, CARISSA A Employer name Seneca County Amount $30,805.11 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNDAKER, MINDY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,804.91 Date 07/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, JOCELYN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,804.83 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVELLANO, PATRICIA G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,804.64 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JOYCE E Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,804.34 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIETKAU, ADA Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $30,804.09 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CURT P Employer name City of Oswego Amount $30,803.81 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMAS-GENTHNER, ELIZABETH T Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,803.66 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDHEIM, EDWIN Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $30,803.40 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINI, DONNA D Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $30,803.39 Date 11/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMS, BENNY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,803.21 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLONE, COLLEEN J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,803.03 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI VIGNI, ROCCO T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $30,802.84 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUSTER, MARY E Employer name Village of Ellicottville Amount $30,802.80 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHLEIWET, SABAH Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,802.61 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MROZEK, EMILY J Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $30,802.04 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, NINA M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $30,801.74 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENCHLEY, PETER J Employer name Broome County Amount $30,801.50 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL R Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $30,801.45 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTE, MARY E Employer name Town of Massena Amount $30,801.43 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPE, JOHN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,801.00 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARABIA, TRACI L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,800.92 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, CHARISHA M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $30,800.77 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, SANDRA L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $30,800.69 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANNIE, GENEVIEVE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,800.58 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABADI, LINDA G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,800.29 Date 08/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, STEVEN A Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $30,800.01 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, JEREMY Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $30,800.00 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDMAN, SCOTT O Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $30,799.90 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KASSIM K Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $30,799.87 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSETO, VINCENZA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,799.37 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, REBECCA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,799.23 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAYA, EVER B Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $30,799.13 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPAIO-TRIPP, ANNETTE Employer name Cold Spring Harbor CSD Amount $30,799.03 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVIDRO, JOANN Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $30,798.81 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, TERRENCE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,798.58 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFAS, MAGGIE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,797.83 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDEN, KAL D Employer name Broome County Amount $30,797.60 Date 09/18/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGUNDO, MARTA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $30,797.48 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKERINK, SENECA R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,797.45 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, JOHN M Employer name Oriskany CSD Amount $30,797.44 Date 02/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURPHY, DIANE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,797.43 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBAL, MAUREEN Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $30,797.39 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBBS, DEBRA L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $30,797.38 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FAUL, LYNN A Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $30,797.34 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JEFFERY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $30,796.96 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLARD, EUGENE P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,796.93 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARLINE, CHARLESE D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $30,796.62 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIEER, TANYA J Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $30,796.28 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINNERS, GERALD R, II Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,796.24 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECKNER, MICHAEL A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,796.16 Date 06/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, MEGAN L Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $30,796.00 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPAJ, MIRASH Employer name Orange County Amount $30,795.83 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,795.79 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MARIANNE F Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,795.58 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUHL, ELLEN S Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $30,795.55 Date 05/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, KAYLA C Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $30,795.52 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, SHATOYA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,795.06 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMSTAD, CHAD R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $30,795.03 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System