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 CHATT, PAUL V Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $30,564.30 Date 04/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, LYNNE Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $30,564.11 Date 11/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESLER, JAMES R Employer name Salem CSD Amount $30,564.00 Date 12/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, SUZANNA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,563.67 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIS, TOMMY A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $30,563.65 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDY, GINA Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $30,563.47 Date 10/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZO, MAUREEN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $30,563.38 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMBOS, TINA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $30,563.16 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIAKISZ, MICHAEL R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $30,562.77 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELES, FELICIDAD A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $30,562.75 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS-LATIMER, KUNJANE N Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $30,562.65 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, CLAUDETTE C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $30,562.28 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTILUS, REGINALD Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $30,561.61 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, CRYSTAL A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $30,561.57 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALZO, MARGARET I Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $30,561.53 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, DOUGLAS W Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $30,561.47 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCIMASCOLO, JOSEPH L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,561.39 Date 02/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, CATHERINE M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,561.39 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SHARMAINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,561.04 Date 11/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORME, KATHARINE A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,560.74 Date 11/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, CARRI M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $30,560.61 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJOR, NICHOLAS J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,560.51 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAKISH, ROBERT A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $30,560.47 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, PEGGY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,560.00 Date 09/05/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, BRIAN W Employer name Town of Ellington Amount $30,559.84 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LANCE E Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $30,559.57 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, MICHAEL P Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $30,559.37 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAHA, ARAS A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $30,559.35 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDEY, HERBERT F, III Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $30,559.33 Date 02/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENFIELD, CONNIE L Employer name Yates County Amount $30,559.26 Date 11/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, KENNETH L Employer name Canton CSD Amount $30,559.04 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, RUTH A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $30,559.02 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVERLY, DAVID M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,558.69 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LINDSEY H Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,558.22 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZARELLI, MELISSA H Employer name Town of Mayfield Amount $30,557.34 Date 07/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $30,557.24 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEY, JO ANNE M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $30,557.14 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEGLER, SHANNON L Employer name Westminster Comm Chart School Amount $30,557.10 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWORYTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $30,556.85 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTEY, TASHEEN Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,556.45 Date 07/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUKEY, LORI J Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $30,556.40 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, JOYCE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,556.30 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DARRIN J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $30,555.58 Date 03/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, KATELYN M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $30,555.55 Date 10/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ALYSCIA T Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $30,555.55 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGEHORN, AUGUST K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,554.95 Date 11/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, MATTHEW T Employer name Village of Oxford Amount $30,554.60 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, ROSEMARY E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $30,554.50 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUPPA, KAREN M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $30,554.50 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAEWEATHER, SHI-RAHN D Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,554.38 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANTEL, ESPERENCE Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $30,553.95 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ROBERT CECIL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,553.70 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIECHOTA, TODD A Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $30,552.94 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LINDA J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $30,552.62 Date 03/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JANICE A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,552.14 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BERNADETTE Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,551.43 Date 10/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, DAVID M Employer name Town of Bradford Amount $30,551.43 Date 01/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, BOB Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $30,551.39 Date 06/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUROFF, CRAIG A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,550.62 Date 07/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, NANCY K Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $30,550.44 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACENI, MICHELE L Employer name Tompkins County Amount $30,550.34 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, JENNIFER A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $30,550.34 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENOS, RACHEL A Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,550.29 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, THERESA L Employer name Town of Marcy Amount $30,549.92 Date 01/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, ROSEMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,549.50 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ANDREA M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $30,548.84 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAPE, DEBORAH K Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $30,547.27 Date 11/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, HAROLD L, III Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,546.84 Date 08/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, NANCY L Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $30,546.44 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORLI, SHANNON E Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,546.30 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCK, CHERYL A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $30,545.96 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENDER, TRACY A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $30,545.90 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,545.55 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAHL-MANCHESTER, DONNA E Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $30,545.47 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, MARY E Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $30,545.19 Date 10/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMLINGHAUS, LYNNE A Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $30,545.05 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, ANGELA U Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $30,544.96 Date 07/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, KANDACE M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,544.55 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLAR, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $30,544.48 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $30,544.30 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSTINO, GINA M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $30,544.04 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TRACEY R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,543.27 Date 02/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIASEK, JANE S Employer name Delaware County Amount $30,542.91 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, LYNDA A Employer name Babylon Public Library Amount $30,542.56 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOSE, BARBARA D Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $30,542.47 Date 02/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, STACY L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,542.40 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, KATHLEEN E Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,541.76 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, CHARMAINE P Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,541.68 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZA, HEATHER R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,541.55 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTER, STEPHEN A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,541.21 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, THERESA K Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $30,540.87 Date 05/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, CYNTHIA S Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,540.33 Date 05/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIATREK, DEBRA A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $30,540.15 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVACK, JOYCE E Employer name Akron CSD Amount $30,539.69 Date 11/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, IAN A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $30,539.23 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, ANDREA C Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $30,538.81 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARITATO, COLLEEN B Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $30,538.77 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, SHANNON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,538.73 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUACKENBUSH, BRIAN L Employer name Town of Starkey Amount $30,538.44 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENESKY, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $30,538.43 Date 02/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System