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 KOZLOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Education Department Amount $30,206.63 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUENNEVILLE, KEITH A Employer name Education Department Amount $30,206.63 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, THOMAS G Employer name Education Department Amount $30,206.63 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMES, TRACY L Employer name Education Department Amount $30,206.63 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOMEK, ANTONIETTA F Employer name Education Department Amount $30,206.63 Date 09/04/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTIER, JANET M Employer name Department of State Amount $30,206.63 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISCONE, MARYLOU Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,206.63 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFETH, JESSE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,206.63 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, LOUANNE ALEXANDRA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,206.63 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POOLEY, DONNA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,206.63 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MATHEW H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $30,206.63 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREK, GABRIELLE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $30,206.63 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $30,206.63 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JONATHAN R Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $30,206.57 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURRELL, JOAN DEBBIE Employer name Washington County Amount $30,206.02 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAIN, KIMBERLY D Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $30,206.02 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ERIN M Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $30,206.01 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALE, LOU N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $30,205.99 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONPHELAN, PATRICIA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $30,205.79 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANGELA C Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $30,205.68 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGIE, HEIDI J Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,205.63 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODONIS, MARIE Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $30,205.27 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINEN, LISA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $30,204.93 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKWA, REGINA M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,204.58 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDLER, MARY ANN Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $30,203.85 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,203.69 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MENAMIN, EMILY A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,203.69 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANN, JEANETTE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,203.63 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, IDALIS V Employer name Lavelle School For The Blind Amount $30,202.89 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CLIFFORD L, III Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $30,202.59 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEY, BOYD C Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $30,202.46 Date 12/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, DAWN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,202.38 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PETE-SMITH, DANIELLE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,201.77 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, BRUCE A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $30,201.66 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHING, MICHAEL S Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $30,200.90 Date 12/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, PATTI S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,200.62 Date 03/03/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JENNIFER A E Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $30,200.52 Date 01/31/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, RYAN C Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $30,199.88 Date 03/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLAIN, ARLENE L Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $30,199.86 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTON, SARA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $30,199.78 Date 04/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, EILEEN M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,199.67 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERRLE, THERESA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $30,199.54 Date 02/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, LORI L Employer name Madison County Amount $30,199.50 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, JEFFREY A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $30,199.29 Date 11/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAO, SHEILA Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $30,198.47 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, VICTORIA C Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,198.35 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, LISA M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $30,198.24 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESCHINELLI, JENNIFER L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $30,198.12 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATEL, MATT J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,197.97 Date 08/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMI, LISA E Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,197.94 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATER, DERRICK L Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $30,197.93 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, ELAINE A Employer name Erie County Amount $30,197.47 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, CATHY F Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $30,196.96 Date 08/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, CHARLENA T Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $30,196.89 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, JASON W Employer name Fulton County Amount $30,196.69 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, ESTERINA R Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $30,196.55 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, KEVIN M Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $30,196.48 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEYEYE, TEMILAYO E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,195.84 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, STACY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,195.64 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLYTER, TAMI D Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $30,195.57 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKULSKI, MARY Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,195.23 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NATHAN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,194.91 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNEY, MARGARET E Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $30,194.71 Date 05/17/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DANIEL R Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $30,194.44 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, ROCHELLE F Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $30,194.36 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLINGER, PATRICIA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $30,194.27 Date 04/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, MISTY L Employer name Village of Walton Amount $30,193.53 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $30,192.98 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZT, LISA M Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $30,192.64 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCOLI, SALLY V Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $30,192.46 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLORIA, ZACHARY Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $30,192.00 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAMER, DELPHINE A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,191.73 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, JANE S Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $30,191.54 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOELLER, JOANNE P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,191.49 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANN, MEGAN H Employer name Orleans Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $30,191.47 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWSER, MICHELLE Employer name Washington County Amount $30,191.27 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, VICTORIA A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $30,191.17 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, RACHEL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,190.92 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWECK, BERNADETE S Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,190.92 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,190.81 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERAINO, RACHEL E Employer name Livingston County Amount $30,190.76 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMSWORTH, JAMES D Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $30,190.39 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OATES, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,190.37 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LACHLAN, BARBARA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,190.27 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZELLA, MORGAN P Employer name Town of New Castle Amount $30,189.96 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANIGAN, BRIDGET L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,189.78 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, GINA Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $30,189.66 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, KAREN A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $30,189.18 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRYAN N Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $30,188.32 Date 11/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATE, ELAINA J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,188.05 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYPNAROWSKI, ANDREW J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $30,187.99 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORD, BRIANNA L Employer name Wayne County Amount $30,187.75 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASALE, KIZZIANNE M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,187.75 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOWELL, THOMAS C Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,187.45 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST DENNIS, STEPHEN H Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $30,187.37 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIN, STANLEY J Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $30,187.12 Date 11/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSENAULT, YVONNE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,186.46 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, MARY T Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,186.46 Date 09/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, LINDA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,186.46 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, KELLI E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $30,186.46 Date 11/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System