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 COSTELLO, WENDY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,629.12 Date 09/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHMER, PATTY J Employer name Attica CSD Amount $30,628.71 Date 08/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, KEVIN A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,628.67 Date 04/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETT, CODY D Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $30,628.46 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JOANN M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $30,628.40 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGELHARDT, ROBERT M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,628.29 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINK, DEBORAH J Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,627.85 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTRINI, CANDACE M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $30,627.73 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARY K Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,627.70 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, ALEXANDER Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $30,627.68 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODELL, JAIMIE H Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $30,627.68 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATESTA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $30,627.42 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADWAW, REILLY E Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $30,627.30 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUAYO, MYRNA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,627.24 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, PATRICK J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $30,627.07 Date 10/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEREMUGA, SCOTT M Employer name Albany County Amount $30,626.88 Date 04/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $30,626.60 Date 11/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODGE, ALLISON C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,626.54 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAD, MARK A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $30,626.54 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADENIYI, ABOSEDE A Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $30,626.47 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGARDNER, JERIANNE M Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $30,625.90 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, JOELLE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,625.89 Date 07/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, WILLEMS Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $30,625.85 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOST, KATHY J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $30,625.74 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, TERRIANN ALICIA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $30,625.63 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISNER, RAYMOND A Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $30,625.49 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, CHAD D Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,625.45 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REHNBACK, JILL Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $30,625.31 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINTON, STEPHEN F Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $30,624.99 Date 04/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBARGE, KAELAN K Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $30,624.85 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUTTER, EVE E Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $30,624.70 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KEITH K Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $30,624.30 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, DIANA C Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $30,623.95 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MARIA M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,623.80 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINI, MICHAEL Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $30,623.40 Date 03/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGARA, SHEILA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $30,622.83 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGINO, MARY-MARGARET Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $30,622.32 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, MALQUEEN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,621.80 Date 04/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, CALAIS A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $30,621.68 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CARRIE E Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $30,621.66 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JOYCE I Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,621.43 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKOVER, DIANA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,621.33 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZAILKO, CONNIE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $30,621.30 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELTON, JEFFREY C Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,621.10 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUICON, MERCEDES Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,620.95 Date 03/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, GIOVANNA Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $30,620.85 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLETT, ALESIA A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $30,620.73 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMIRBAS, YILMAZ Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,620.63 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DIANE S Employer name Town of Stamford Amount $30,620.27 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GREGORY T Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $30,620.05 Date 09/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENSKE, NANCY Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,619.87 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, LESLIE V Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $30,619.52 Date 09/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, JEROME G Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $30,619.25 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, TIA Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,618.87 Date 12/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWOMEY, KEITH R Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $30,618.76 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANTWAN M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $30,618.75 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNSINGER, MARK E Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $30,618.50 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, DENISE C Employer name Village of Port Henry Amount $30,618.37 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, PATRICK J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,618.19 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LA TAISHA S Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,618.19 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, EMILY L Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,618.16 Date 07/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, CARISSA M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $30,618.00 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIADIA, WILLY-SERGE B Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,617.65 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFUND, CHRISTINE H Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,617.60 Date 05/23/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, PATRICIA A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $30,617.47 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALUYAN, OLEG Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $30,617.31 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIGRASS, MICHAEL P Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $30,617.05 Date 07/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MARIA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $30,616.50 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KRISTINA E Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,616.14 Date 12/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLOWSKI, AMANDA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $30,616.08 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPTER, RICHARD R Employer name Town of Waterford Amount $30,615.98 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, KENNETH M Employer name Steuben County Amount $30,615.70 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN-DUGMORE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Village of Round Lake Amount $30,615.00 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, CASSANDRA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $30,614.90 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWDEN, HAYLEY D Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $30,614.85 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRI, ANNE Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $30,614.75 Date 03/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHMANN, HELEN G Employer name Webster CSD Amount $30,614.71 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, ROBIN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,614.43 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBBEY, COLLEEN A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $30,614.28 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESHAW, BETHANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $30,613.98 Date 01/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, JASON R Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $30,613.95 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, DONALD J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $30,613.92 Date 10/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENWOOD, LAURA S Employer name Town of Carroll Amount $30,613.74 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, STEPHANIE M Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $30,613.59 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, ALEXIS M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $30,613.40 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, AMY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $30,613.32 Date 07/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRABOWSKI, KRISTEN L Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,613.02 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTURELLI, RABECCA M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,612.55 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISBERG, RALPH G Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $30,612.14 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KIARA A Employer name Cortland County Amount $30,612.11 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTI, RUTH M Employer name Albany County Amount $30,611.90 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAGHEN, BRITTANY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,611.87 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRALLO, JEANNE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $30,611.50 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLBY, AMY L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $30,611.50 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARCIA J Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $30,611.32 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, J CRAIG Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $30,610.94 Date 04/10/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, WILLIAM W Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $30,610.94 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON-MALONEY, STACY Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $30,610.39 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, EMILY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,610.37 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPINGARNER, JAMES P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,610.02 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System