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 MANN, JOHN E, JR Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,761.98 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUNSEY, NINA C Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $29,761.97 Date 03/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SAFIYA S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $29,761.79 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MELISSA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,761.23 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, MAUREEN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,761.16 Date 04/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNTER, JUNETTE B Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $29,760.98 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTROMOVICH, TARA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,760.95 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALONE, ANDREW C Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,760.63 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOICE, AMBER E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $29,760.49 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNDELAND, JO ELLEN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,760.23 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, WENDY M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $29,760.12 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVANEY, JEANETTE I Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $29,760.12 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, CHRISTINA A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $29,760.12 Date 01/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, BETHANY L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $29,760.12 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTZ, KIMBERLY K Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $29,760.12 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABONTE, RICHARD S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $29,760.12 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKETT, RITA J Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $29,760.12 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, MARCIE E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $29,760.12 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KIRK, SANDRA M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $29,760.12 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALORZO, ELAINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,760.12 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENATIEMPO, MARIA A Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,760.12 Date 07/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIS, NEAL T Employer name Erie County Amount $29,760.03 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, MARY E Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $29,760.00 Date 01/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, GERALD T Employer name Tompkins County Amount $29,759.91 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TINA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,759.89 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTISTA, MARY B Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $29,759.87 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTRUPE, DAVID C Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,759.72 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOZLEY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Wilmington Amount $29,759.55 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREIMILLER, JAMES G Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,759.50 Date 08/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ERICA M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $29,759.23 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEN, CARL J Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,758.85 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEGEMANN, WILLIAM F Employer name Amityville Public Library Amount $29,758.82 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROEHLICH, FRED W Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $29,758.17 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBATH, DOLORES T Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $29,758.10 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMAN, TIMOTHY R Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $29,757.97 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYNE, URSULA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $29,757.43 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVAL, IRYNA Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $29,757.34 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, JEREMIA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,757.31 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, DIANE J Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $29,757.28 Date 10/20/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIHDEFFER, LYN A Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $29,756.84 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALTER, JANICE R Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,756.81 Date 02/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, KENNETH M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $29,756.65 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, ELIZABETH F Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $29,756.58 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERILL, KRISTINE M Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,756.54 Date 06/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABIAN, YOCASTA A Employer name Albany County Amount $29,756.44 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RENE D Employer name Broome County Amount $29,756.41 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGGS, ANGELA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $29,756.23 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $29,756.12 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, SUSAN A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $29,756.04 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMA, PETER, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,755.99 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVETT, LORRI A Employer name Washington County Amount $29,755.90 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDAUGH, KIMBERLEE B Employer name City of Elmira Amount $29,755.57 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDCALF, ANGELA N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $29,755.21 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SHARON L Employer name Town of Lake Pleasant Amount $29,755.20 Date 04/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, ELODIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $29,754.92 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKERTON, PATRICK T Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $29,754.67 Date 08/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, TYARA M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $29,754.29 Date 10/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACERRA, MARSHA B Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $29,754.25 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DALE F Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $29,754.15 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAYO, KERRI L Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $29,753.95 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELKEY, MARIA Employer name Clinton County Amount $29,753.34 Date 06/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENN, CHERYL L Employer name Lockport Housing Authority Amount $29,753.25 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CATHERINE D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,752.98 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, TIMOTHY E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $29,752.87 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, DEBORAH A Employer name Naples CSD Amount $29,752.71 Date 01/25/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASQUIN, CLAUDE C B Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $29,752.32 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANG, KAREN M Employer name Jericho Water District Amount $29,751.59 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILKIW, INGRID A Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $29,751.51 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Erie County Amount $29,751.13 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLURA, MARTIN F Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $29,751.07 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVALL, JAY J Employer name Allegany County Amount $29,750.71 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIRO, JAMES Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,750.42 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $29,750.29 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, CHAUNCY C Employer name Fishers Fire District Amount $29,750.04 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, STEPHEN V Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $29,749.80 Date 06/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBLOW, VONETTA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,749.71 Date 04/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, PENNY J Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $29,749.71 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHEILA A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,749.20 Date 09/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, ERICA M Employer name Delaware County Amount $29,748.65 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIAM, KELLY A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $29,748.57 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, BONNIE L Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $29,748.53 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LESA L Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $29,747.99 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMSWORTH, JAMES D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $29,747.72 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, BRIAN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $29,747.63 Date 06/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADILLO, CARMEN I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,747.63 Date 04/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONTHEIMER, ALYSSA K Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $29,747.47 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, SANDRA K Employer name Town of Malta Amount $29,747.23 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, JULIE M Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $29,747.20 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MASSO, DOLORES Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,747.08 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, BRENDA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $29,746.82 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, LOIS S Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $29,746.80 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, PATRICK J Employer name Erie County Amount $29,746.75 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TIMOTHY Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,746.71 Date 05/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, JOHN C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $29,746.42 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, BENJAMIN T Employer name City of Fulton Amount $29,746.33 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, TINA M Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $29,746.27 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLYNEAUX, LISA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $29,746.14 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, GEORGE M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $29,745.88 Date 02/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, MICHELLE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,745.56 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, FIONA D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $29,745.21 Date 08/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System