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 CREAMER, MICHAEL C Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $30,047.74 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUKOWSKI, LYNN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,047.67 Date 03/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JESSICA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $30,047.61 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, SCOTT M Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $30,047.47 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KIMBERLY S Employer name Nassau County Amount $30,047.38 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAARMEYER, MELINDA J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $30,047.22 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNARD, REMY M, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,046.51 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, SELENA E Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,046.44 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZUTI, SAM, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $30,046.01 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, ANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $30,045.37 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DONNA B Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $30,045.04 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBERRY, ASHLEY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $30,044.66 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RENZO, CHRISTOPHER W L Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $30,044.62 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, DONNA M Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $30,044.59 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, THERESA E Employer name Chenango County Amount $30,044.25 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ALLEN C Employer name City of Fulton Amount $30,044.21 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, LIBERTY R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,044.20 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CARMI L Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $30,044.10 Date 08/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $30,043.83 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BARRY T Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $30,043.75 Date 01/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JENIFER L Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $30,043.15 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENKRANSE, WILLIAM Employer name Ulster County Amount $30,043.02 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, ERIC P Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $30,042.87 Date 03/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLEGAS, JOY A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $30,042.44 Date 09/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAN, HAI-NGEE Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $30,042.05 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEPKER, ROBERT Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $30,040.98 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, BRIANA J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $30,040.19 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AURIA, ALEXA L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $30,040.01 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, MARCIA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $30,039.10 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARACLE, JACOB T Employer name Erie County Amount $30,038.95 Date 05/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, ELEANOR M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $30,038.84 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHESS, EILEEN M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $30,038.84 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, DEBRA A Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $30,038.84 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, JEFFREY E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $30,038.60 Date 06/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERINO, JOSEPH M Employer name Germantown CSD Amount $30,038.24 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, ALAN J Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $30,038.20 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIER, DIANE M Employer name Town of Hounsfield Amount $30,038.13 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DENISE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,037.52 Date 12/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, TRACY E Employer name Town of Marion Amount $30,037.44 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCINSKI, TERESA A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $30,036.53 Date 01/11/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, CAROL J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $30,036.36 Date 08/27/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, LISA P Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $30,036.17 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONETTI, TRACY L Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $30,035.97 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, DWANA E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $30,035.59 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERG, GEORGETTE E Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $30,035.21 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DOUGLAS W Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,035.18 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, KENNETH J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $30,034.81 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, URSULA L Employer name Essex County Amount $30,034.57 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, PAUL L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $30,034.56 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULINSKI, ELLEN R Employer name Eden CSD Amount $30,034.41 Date 08/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BENEDICTUS, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $30,034.28 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNISON, CINDY S Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $30,034.27 Date 09/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, MARIA Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $30,034.26 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, VALERIE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,034.00 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, RAQUEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $30,033.84 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTZ, PATRICIA F Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $30,033.82 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, VICTORIA M Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $30,033.69 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULDT, ANGELA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $30,033.35 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTEL, NEVA A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $30,032.51 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, KEVIN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $30,032.47 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, MARIE L Employer name Odessa Montour CSD Amount $30,032.36 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, WILLIAM Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $30,032.17 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JASON A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $30,031.86 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, RENNIA L Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $30,031.82 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANELLI, LEEANN L Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $30,031.66 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVENPECK, MARGARET M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $30,031.43 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBER, KEITH J Employer name Department of Health Amount $30,030.61 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGIL, ROBERT S Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $30,030.19 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKERSON, MARIA J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $30,030.00 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSTABLE, DEBRA L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $30,029.66 Date 12/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISARZ, EILEEN Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $30,029.43 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DONNA M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $30,029.25 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENTON, CHERYL M Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $30,029.13 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, VERNADETTE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $30,029.08 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, REA V Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $30,028.99 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPP, MICHELLE L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $30,028.92 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEK, TERESA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $30,028.45 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALIPERTI, GIUSEPPA Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $30,028.39 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUNDER, RYAN J Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $30,028.28 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGLESBEE, TIFFANY F Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $30,028.28 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ANN M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $30,027.59 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSTACK, ROBIN RENA Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $30,027.55 Date 12/29/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPI, MARIE L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $30,027.32 Date 09/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCHER, JACKIE A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $30,027.29 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOHN J Employer name Village of Gouverneur Amount $30,026.63 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PEREZ-CABAN, MARIANNA L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $30,026.20 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANQUIST, JANE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $30,026.09 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $30,025.88 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVO, ROSEANN M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $30,025.68 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SONDRA R Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $30,025.68 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JAMES H Employer name Franklin County Amount $30,025.54 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JAYLEN I Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $30,025.41 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, GEORGE A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $30,025.35 Date 01/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLO, CINDY M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $30,025.27 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONTAIN, CATHY A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $30,025.26 Date 02/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, KATHLEEN E Employer name City of Troy Amount $30,024.58 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RENEE L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $30,024.42 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, CRYSTAL D Employer name Tioga County Amount $30,024.26 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, SHANNON E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $30,024.00 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, KIMBERLY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $30,023.80 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System