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 WRIGHT, LINDA Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $30,734.04 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JANNERA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $30,733.83 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATES, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $30,733.40 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, JENNIFER L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $30,733.09 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCGEOCH, TERRY H Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $30,733.00 Date 07/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JORDAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,732.67 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAPACCIO, GRACE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,732.21 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, PAMELA A Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,732.02 Date 04/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIERZBICKI, CHARLES W Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $30,731.53 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, JENNA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,731.26 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHORTER, LYNDA J Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $30,731.15 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JARETT W Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,731.08 Date 06/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, CARLOS Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,730.27 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMANDIN, CHERYL L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,729.83 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBRY, JOYCE E Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $30,729.40 Date 02/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, FONDA D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,728.97 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOUFALY, ANTHONY W Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $30,728.88 Date 01/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, DEBRA L Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $30,728.81 Date 01/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERACI, JEREMY R Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $30,728.80 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KEVIN C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $30,728.56 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, RYAN P Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $30,728.41 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PAOLA, ALBERT C Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $30,727.86 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, KARISSA R Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,727.80 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEANER-COHEN, BETH J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $30,727.51 Date 09/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASTIRAS, JAMES C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $30,727.27 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, MELISSA R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $30,727.21 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUSCHER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $30,727.12 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGMORE, DAMION D Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $30,726.89 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERHARD, LINDA K Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,726.88 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, JUSTIN G Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,726.57 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNTURIERO, MELINA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,726.47 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, ANDREW M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,726.35 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, HAILEY A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,726.13 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WEDNESDAY A Employer name Roosevelt Island Oper Corp. Amount $30,726.04 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTTS-DEL SIGNORE, CHRISTINE W Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $30,725.83 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANKSLEY, LUCCAS M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $30,725.64 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATELY, LAURIE A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $30,724.97 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTAYEK, ANDRE O Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $30,724.90 Date 08/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWSKI, LARRY A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $30,724.88 Date 01/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEYWOOD, ANN M Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,724.75 Date 01/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODON, BETSY J Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $30,724.70 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMM, MOLLY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,724.68 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIKIBI NKOLI, AMANDINE N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,724.44 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, BRIAN S Employer name Washington County Amount $30,724.29 Date 11/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZULEWSKI, SONDRA L Employer name Alden CSD Amount $30,723.71 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CINDIJO A Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $30,723.65 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, TRINA M Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $30,723.60 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLOCK, JENNA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $30,723.56 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, DREW D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $30,723.47 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, STEVEN M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $30,723.31 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFFMAN, BARBARA E Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,723.14 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DOUGLAS L Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $30,723.03 Date 02/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,722.50 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $30,722.47 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, BEVERLY L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $30,722.47 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDONNA, ROBERT A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,722.18 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHELMINIAK, JARED C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,722.14 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LAURIE A Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $30,721.84 Date 11/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AURINGER, KIMBERLY M Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $30,721.78 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, KEVIN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,721.46 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LISA M Employer name Granville CSD Amount $30,721.32 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON-FELICIANO, STEPHANIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,721.22 Date 07/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALINN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,721.17 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVICK, JESSICA G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,721.16 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE MARK, MARK B Employer name Village of Owego Amount $30,721.13 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GALBO, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,720.63 Date 10/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, STEVEN F Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $30,720.27 Date 03/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUNN, SHAMEEKA Y Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $30,720.01 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, LISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,719.78 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MRUCZEK, JEANETTE M Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $30,719.57 Date 07/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARYL, CAROLINE Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,719.34 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, ETHAN T Employer name Town of Chili Amount $30,719.28 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REASCOS RODRIGUEZ, SEGUNDO N Employer name Erie County Amount $30,719.18 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUYVENBERG, MICHELLE L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $30,719.17 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, DAVID R Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,719.15 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, MEAGHAN A Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $30,719.12 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERHIGE, VALERIE J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,718.25 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZICKI, NICOLE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $30,718.20 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KATHLEEN L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $30,718.11 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELEPZUCK, DEBRA L Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $30,717.43 Date 09/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALZONE, PATRICIA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,717.42 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, MARISHA S Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $30,717.31 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREMER, DEEPMALA P Employer name Palmyra-Macedon CSD Amount $30,717.23 Date 12/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIKER, CLARISSA R Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $30,716.98 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, JOHN J Employer name Rensselaer County Ida Amount $30,716.88 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGEN, JOHN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,716.85 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CATHERINE S Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,716.37 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, NIAOKA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $30,716.24 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, DEVIN G Employer name Town of Vestal Amount $30,716.11 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, GERALDINE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $30,716.00 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DONSEL, ALANE M Employer name Town of Virgil Amount $30,715.37 Date 10/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILKWORTH, BRIAN J Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $30,715.31 Date 07/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE VAN, HEATHER D Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $30,715.22 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, TANISHA Employer name City of Rochester Amount $30,714.92 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANNI, DEBRA L Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $30,714.70 Date 08/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAFFY, ELAINE Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $30,714.35 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUDGE, CHARLES G, III Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,714.10 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKLE, ROSEMARY Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $30,714.10 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, VINCENT P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $30,714.09 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROBERT C Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $30,713.84 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System