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 RUSSELL, GRACEANNE Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $30,226.34 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, NICHOLAS S Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $30,225.93 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLLER, NOELLE M Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $30,225.23 Date 02/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, STERLING Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $30,224.85 Date 11/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CATHERINE A Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $30,224.80 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESNESKE, CHELYNNE E Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $30,224.63 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, JOSEPH G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $30,224.42 Date 07/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOEING, DONALD V Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,224.35 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, CRYSTAL F Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $30,224.34 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULATAO, ANNE K Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,224.32 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEN, LISA A Employer name Seneca County Amount $30,224.04 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINGERICH, JARED L Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $30,223.57 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, THOMAS M Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,223.37 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVORD, TODD L Employer name Camden CSD Amount $30,223.26 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, JORGE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $30,223.02 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEE, KATHLEEN F Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $30,222.82 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHFORD, COLLIN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,222.69 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, BRANDON K Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $30,222.39 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LINDA M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $30,221.91 Date 10/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, MARGARET G Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,221.62 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECZOREK, MARK J, JR Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $30,221.60 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, BERNADETTE C Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $30,221.52 Date 03/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ-TUCKER, DUWAYNE S Employer name City of Albany Amount $30,221.45 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEMER, MARY P Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $30,221.37 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, ANDRE L Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $30,221.14 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, SHAINA E Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $30,220.91 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIS, CONSTANCE F Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,220.56 Date 11/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CURTIS Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $30,220.27 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, RACHEL S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,219.83 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, SARAH J Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,219.69 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JAMES A Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $30,219.61 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ANDREW J Employer name Wayne County Amount $30,219.14 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDOLILLO, AMANDA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,219.10 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKINS, NOEL J Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $30,219.07 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, DEBORAH A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $30,219.06 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CHRISTINE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $30,218.62 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEJIAS-ROSARIO, CHANEL K Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $30,218.53 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLAN, JULIA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,218.49 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LELAND E Employer name Village of Fleischmanns Amount $30,218.42 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOHN D Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $30,218.37 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ASSUNTA Employer name Somers CSD Amount $30,217.85 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOCA, NANCY L Employer name Somers CSD Amount $30,217.85 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAPPINA, MARIA Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $30,217.70 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DIANE D Employer name Oswego County Amount $30,217.35 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBENER, DEVAN N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,217.32 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, TISHA A Employer name Village of Perry Amount $30,217.24 Date 08/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, BARBARA Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $30,217.10 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, THOMAS J Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $30,216.90 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULMAN, CONNIE L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $30,216.83 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABBITT, DEBRA A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $30,216.50 Date 08/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOISE, ASHLEY E Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,216.37 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATHLEEN Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,216.37 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEB, JOAN S Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,216.37 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANNETTE Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $30,216.02 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, KARL O Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $30,216.00 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL R Employer name Oneida County Amount $30,215.34 Date 04/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINS, ANNE T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $30,214.50 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILCOYNE, DENNIS Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $30,214.17 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, RAYMOND E, JR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $30,213.98 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CYNTHIA A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,213.75 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, LISA M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $30,213.61 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, STACI L Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $30,213.38 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLETTIERE, MICHELE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,213.34 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS-RUTELLA, CHRISTINE Y Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $30,212.96 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOTE, AMY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $30,212.87 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWCOMBE, AARON K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,212.56 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ALEXANDER F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,212.22 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, FELICIA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,212.14 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, TANYA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,211.86 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE SHEA, BEVERLY M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $30,211.77 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LONNIE I Employer name Oceanside Fire District Amount $30,211.50 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JUSTIN Y Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $30,211.40 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, MARK P Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $30,210.69 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MELISSA S Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $30,210.66 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, SHARON L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,210.00 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARAH, ISMAHAN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,210.00 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, KIMBERLY A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,209.90 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAROH, MARGARET T Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $30,209.84 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, JOYCE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $30,209.58 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRESTHA, AUBREY A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,209.43 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, DONNA J Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $30,208.81 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, CHERYL L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $30,208.61 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VISCONTI, MARK J Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $30,208.26 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMINARA, STEPHANIE Employer name Town of Roxbury Amount $30,208.16 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $30,208.12 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SHARI L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $30,207.74 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOFFNER, HEATHER J Employer name Bradford CSD Amount $30,207.17 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, MARK W Employer name Allegany County Amount $30,207.12 Date 07/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, AMY C Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $30,207.12 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOMBA, STACEY K Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $30,207.04 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERHOFF, DIANE L Employer name Erie County Amount $30,206.98 Date 12/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANGELA K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,206.83 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JOSE L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $30,206.80 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITRO, DANIEL R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,206.69 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRAD, THOMAS P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $30,206.63 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEER, ANNEMARIE Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $30,206.63 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, STEVEN R Employer name Department of Law Amount $30,206.63 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, RYAN W Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $30,206.63 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, SARAH K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $30,206.63 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, MICHELE Employer name Education Department Amount $30,206.63 Date 01/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System