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 ZENG, LIAOXING Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $30,376.80 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, MAYRA A Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $30,376.76 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, MILDRED Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $30,376.22 Date 08/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORCE, MICHAEL A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $30,375.85 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARSITZ, NICOLE L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $30,375.82 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COURTNEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,375.54 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UBAWIKE, CHARITY O Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $30,375.46 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, ROBIN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,375.11 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSIER, TIMOTHY R Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $30,374.85 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBS-CAIN, BRIGITTE M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $30,374.33 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NECATERA, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,374.16 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABIN, SYLVIA L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $30,373.84 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, KAREN E Employer name Orange County Amount $30,373.78 Date 05/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JAMES R Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $30,373.18 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMERICA-LECZINSKY, KAREN A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,372.79 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AMALIA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,372.76 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $30,372.75 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, ALGER H Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $30,372.42 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDO, JOHN, III Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $30,372.01 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ELIZABETH E Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $30,371.61 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLEY, SCOTT M Employer name Gordon Heights Fire District Amount $30,371.49 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, RANDY R Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $30,371.25 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JASON A Employer name Canton CSD Amount $30,371.17 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, COURTNEY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,371.02 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DEBORAH L Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $30,370.95 Date 02/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, GARRETT L Employer name Fort Ann CSD Amount $30,370.82 Date 09/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTINA N Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,370.51 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JAMES L Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $30,370.50 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALYSHA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,370.21 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, THOMAS K Employer name City of Oswego Amount $30,370.11 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTIN, ELAINE M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $30,370.04 Date 11/08/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENUE, TAMMY L Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $30,369.95 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, PETRA H Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $30,369.77 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRA, GINAMARIE Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $30,369.22 Date 07/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, MARY E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,369.20 Date 12/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC REYNOLDS, SANDRA L Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $30,368.79 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHAN, CRYSTAL L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $30,368.62 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, JUSTIN N Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,368.57 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN, GORDON M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $30,368.48 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ALISSA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,368.36 Date 05/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONDS, STANLEY K Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $30,368.33 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTIER, MICHELLE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,368.20 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, DANA J Employer name Eden CSD Amount $30,368.16 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, JESSICA L Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $30,367.84 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, MARYANN Employer name Town of Massena Amount $30,367.63 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JAMES R Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $30,367.56 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, LINDA L Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $30,367.45 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, DANIEL F Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $30,366.93 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHEN, PATRICIA C Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $30,366.79 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREICHER, WILLIAM G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,366.37 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURLESS, HEIDI L Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $30,366.06 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERNAN, GINA A Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $30,365.90 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, MARIA I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,365.87 Date 06/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCIOTTA, CATHERINE A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $30,365.87 Date 01/31/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ROBERT G Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,365.65 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONSON, BETTY L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $30,365.48 Date 08/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, VALERIE D Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $30,364.77 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAN, THEIN H Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $30,364.43 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, LESLIE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,364.19 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, ALEXANDER J Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,364.04 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATES, PERNETHA G Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $30,363.31 Date 12/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JENNA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,363.04 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, NATASHA C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $30,363.02 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, BETHZAIDA R Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $30,362.90 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFKIEL, DAVID G, JR Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $30,362.81 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAITI, JULIE A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,362.73 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CLINTON A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,362.63 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDI, ZACHARY M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,362.60 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLANOS, MARIA C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,362.60 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MAIZIE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $30,362.44 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BONA, BRYAN P Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $30,361.92 Date 03/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SIMONE, LOURDES Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,361.69 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ROBERT A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $30,361.54 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, LAURA J Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $30,361.04 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTALONE, TAMMIE J Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $30,360.87 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL MONACO, JOSEPHINE G Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $30,360.79 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, CASEY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,360.78 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CASTRO, CHERYL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,360.73 Date 07/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, ANTOINETTE D Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $30,360.70 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JAMES F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,360.38 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLARS, CASSIE L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $30,360.20 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILTS, LEICIA M Employer name Otsego County Amount $30,360.10 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOWELL, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,360.00 Date 08/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOWSKI, SHARON A Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $30,359.53 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBANI, MIRELA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,359.07 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKSON, ANN M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,359.06 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOO, DOROTHY K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,358.97 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUITAN-TORRES, PHOEBE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,358.96 Date 08/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODBOUT, THOMAS Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,358.95 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHM, EMILY J Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $30,358.84 Date 07/22/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE KONING, BROCK A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,358.76 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, CHAIO B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,358.73 Date 02/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMONA, JOSEPHINE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,358.69 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINE, SCOTT B Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $30,358.54 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONZO, MATIJAY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,358.12 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKES, KANDIE S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $30,357.76 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANNA M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $30,357.62 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTER, NICOLE R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $30,357.61 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPSTEIN, PATRICIA J Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $30,357.37 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, DESIREE Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,356.98 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System