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 NEARBIN, CHAD A Employer name City of Oswego Amount $29,916.38 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GARY S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,916.26 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCINO, MICHAEL R Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $29,914.68 Date 12/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, RINA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,914.62 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA DUKE, CHRISTINA L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $29,914.24 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, HILDA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,914.22 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, NORA J Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $29,914.13 Date 10/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLY, AMY L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $29,913.78 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANS, KAREN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $29,913.63 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, DANIEL A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $29,913.02 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIN, KIRSTIN E Employer name Lewis County Amount $29,912.80 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, CATHERINE M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $29,912.40 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBETH, PERRY E Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $29,912.25 Date 11/22/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, DAMARIS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $29,911.68 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, STANLEY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,911.62 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLA, TASHIKA N Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $29,911.58 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEVENDORF, JOHN E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,911.55 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, LINDA M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $29,911.45 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLA, TODD M Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $29,911.32 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISWOLD, NEDRA S Employer name Cortland Housing Authority Amount $29,911.11 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, BRADLEY Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $29,910.96 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFRIED, FREDERICK J, IV Employer name Van Hornesville-O D Young CSD Amount $29,910.64 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLIN, BRENDA L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $29,910.47 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, BARBARA M Employer name Town of Oswegatchie Amount $29,910.40 Date 04/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Liberty Amount $29,910.09 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PACELLI, SUZANNE E Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $29,909.92 Date 06/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESSINI, CORINNE N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,909.88 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, LISA Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $29,909.70 Date 02/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PASQUALE, JAMES P Employer name Town of Colden Amount $29,909.68 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKS, JAMES F Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $29,909.56 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAVER, CHESTER J Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $29,909.31 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVAL, AMBER M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $29,908.85 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGLEMAN, JOHN P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $29,908.69 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, NANCY LYNN Employer name Town of Bergen Amount $29,908.62 Date 04/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, AUDREY A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,908.52 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSOM, RICHARD C Employer name Town of Stillwater Amount $29,908.38 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LAURA L Employer name Erie County Amount $29,907.83 Date 06/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBINI, BARBARA A Employer name Plattekill Public Library Amount $29,907.78 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLAHI, SALISU Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,907.16 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEILER, CHERYL C Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,907.03 Date 07/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUBARIS, DOROTHY A Employer name Shoreham-Wading River CSD Amount $29,906.85 Date 03/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLEY, AMY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $29,906.65 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIAL, ERLENN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $29,906.22 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WILLIAM M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $29,906.06 Date 07/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, DANIELLE L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,905.83 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETOURNEAU, TRAVIS P Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $29,905.60 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NETTO, JACQUELINE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,905.07 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVINO, MARY E Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $29,905.04 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNES, GREGORY J Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $29,905.00 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, SALLY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $29,904.81 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WINKLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $29,904.51 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACKLAM, MIYA J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,904.43 Date 05/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSON, MELVIN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,904.38 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEAN, GAIL A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $29,904.16 Date 11/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULIFFE, MARIA E Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $29,903.52 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODOROWSKI, SARA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $29,903.51 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASCON, DEBRA J Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $29,903.41 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRAGOSIAN, POLLY A Employer name Orange County Amount $29,903.34 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, TARA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,902.97 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISLAUS, MICHAEL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,902.97 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JOEL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $29,902.87 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOWER, SCOTT D Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $29,902.61 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNONE, LUCIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $29,902.03 Date 04/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LINDI L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $29,901.13 Date 03/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARY T Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,900.68 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTNOIR, SHARON A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,900.58 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRTCH, SARA J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $29,900.55 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KENNETH R Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $29,900.28 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JOEL R Employer name Town of Watertown Amount $29,900.00 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, LINDA L Employer name Town of Owego Amount $29,899.94 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERING, WENDY L Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $29,899.69 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINEEN, ROBIN C Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $29,899.55 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AINA, ELIZABETH Employer name City of Albany Amount $29,899.49 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, CALDWELL B Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $29,899.39 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGMAN, GEORGEANN Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $29,899.38 Date 10/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, DEBORA A Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $29,899.34 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, NORMA F Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $29,899.28 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERAMO, TINA M Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $29,899.14 Date 03/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOTHER, NORMAN A Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $29,898.93 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NANCY M Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $29,898.68 Date 10/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE-CARMODY, LAURA L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $29,898.42 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, DONNA M Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $29,897.45 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, SARRA Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $29,897.43 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCKENHOLT, KIERSTEN N Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $29,897.26 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONA, TARA A Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $29,897.00 Date 05/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSE, CYNTHIA M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $29,896.94 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOIST, CINDY A Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $29,896.54 Date 09/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, KAREN L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $29,896.52 Date 01/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUKUP, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $29,896.50 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERRETT-HOFMANN, LUANN K Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,896.19 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINT, DEBORAH L Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $29,895.96 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASTRAGLIO, ANTHONY J Employer name Village of East Hills Amount $29,895.82 Date 06/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROSEMARY G Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $29,895.30 Date 07/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEREK-MINNIG, WANDA M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $29,895.27 Date 11/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPPLER, REID A Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $29,895.20 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-SOUZA, KARINA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $29,895.20 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBATE, GREG M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $29,895.10 Date 01/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, BETH A Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,894.52 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $29,894.52 Date 05/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUEBER, JOSEPH G Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $29,894.15 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System