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 MORALES, ANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,186.37 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, GLADYS ANN Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $30,186.26 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREAN, NANCY G Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $30,185.61 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINGERHUT, EILEEN Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $30,185.61 Date 09/14/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, SHARON N Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $30,185.61 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $30,185.16 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANEY, SHIRLEY A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $30,185.10 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, CAROL A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,184.72 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, LAURA M Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $30,184.38 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DEBRA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,184.28 Date 09/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, SHANNON M Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,184.22 Date 08/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULOSE, LUCY J Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $30,184.12 Date 01/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, SHAUNA Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $30,184.08 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBIN, RYAN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $30,184.07 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JUSTIN M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $30,183.99 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMAY, WILHELMINA G Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,183.61 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOYD, DEANDRA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,183.52 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, HOLLY A Employer name Town of Malta Amount $30,183.47 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADERMAN, AMBER R Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $30,183.18 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINARD, BARBARA A Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $30,182.84 Date 12/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MONICA S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $30,182.66 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMORE, GERALDINE T Employer name Town of Somers Amount $30,182.53 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $30,182.12 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, MARTIN Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $30,181.84 Date 07/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, HOLLY A Employer name Columbia County Amount $30,181.61 Date 01/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELE S Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,181.23 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, TAMMY J Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $30,181.01 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, ROBERT H, II Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $30,180.72 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, HELEN M Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $30,180.25 Date 01/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUITH, PAULA A Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $30,179.62 Date 06/14/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMAN, CALLISTA A Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $30,179.36 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONK, JASON R Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $30,179.24 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETTYS, STEPHANIE G Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $30,179.24 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, REBECCA K Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $30,179.24 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, JOSEPH C Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $30,179.24 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZAR, APRIL P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $30,179.02 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARTERS, LUCAS N Employer name Warren County Amount $30,178.98 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, JEFFERY J Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $30,178.85 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIBLEY, JOHN A Employer name Hermon-Dekalb CSD Amount $30,178.74 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWER, RAYMOND A Employer name Attica CSD Amount $30,178.40 Date 03/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISNIEWSKI, THOMAS Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $30,178.34 Date 06/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, SARAH L Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $30,178.33 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, LYNDSEY J Employer name Genesee County Amount $30,178.20 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOOD, ELAINE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $30,177.93 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCHIARA, DOMENICK J Employer name Orange County Amount $30,177.82 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACHECKI, ANDREW M Employer name Rockland County Amount $30,177.81 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINGHAM, DARLENE D Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $30,177.76 Date 04/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL D Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $30,177.74 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGGINO, LINDA D Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $30,177.69 Date 09/05/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, LAURIE F Employer name Greece CSD Amount $30,177.65 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAGAN, BENJAMIN I Employer name Office For Technology Amount $30,177.30 Date 04/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, LILITH A Employer name Lewis County Amount $30,177.16 Date 02/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATARO, PAULINE Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,176.89 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, CYNTHIA A Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $30,176.83 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAONESSA, VINCENT A Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $30,176.75 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STUART, SUE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $30,176.63 Date 10/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, LAMONT G Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $30,176.63 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SECH, CYNTHIA L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $30,176.51 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, GENE F Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $30,176.26 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DIANNIE M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $30,176.02 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSLER, ANGELA M Employer name Clinton County Amount $30,176.02 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ALEXIS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $30,175.94 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, ELTON D Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $30,175.78 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DORINDA L Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $30,175.65 Date 02/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, EDWIN G, JR Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $30,175.47 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPPAN, LISA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $30,175.31 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, RISCHANDRA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $30,175.22 Date 09/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANESSA, SHARON Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,175.19 Date 09/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERMAN, CAROL L Employer name Cornell University Amount $30,174.42 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, THERESA Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $30,174.24 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUMAN, EDWARD M Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $30,173.95 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONS, CASEY J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $30,173.68 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SHEILA L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,173.22 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATOSKY, DIANE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $30,172.88 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GARY A Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,172.80 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, BRETT J Employer name Steuben County Amount $30,171.98 Date 02/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, AMY L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $30,171.64 Date 11/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SEAN C Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $30,171.22 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, MATTHEW J Employer name Albany County Amount $30,171.14 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHUNE, SHANTINE N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,171.05 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTZ, ANNETTE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,170.84 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, TIFFANY A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $30,170.65 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORE, MATTHEW Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $30,170.56 Date 08/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSALVES, STANZIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $30,170.49 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SU, CINDY H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,169.92 Date 08/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CATHERINE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $30,169.92 Date 08/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, BARBARA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $30,169.67 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUSE, CARL L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,169.07 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TRACIE E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,168.96 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, STEPHEN R Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $30,168.46 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHEN, MARY J Employer name Erie County Amount $30,168.27 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNE, SHERRY L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $30,168.16 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, MICHAEL A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $30,167.73 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, OLGA B Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,167.68 Date 03/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEHMLER, SUZANNE M Employer name Erie County Amount $30,167.40 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JOSEPH C Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $30,166.93 Date 09/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZI, COLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,166.29 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, SHATOYA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,166.14 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JO MARIA Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $30,165.88 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, DIANE M Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $30,165.71 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System