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 LUNDY, SABRENA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,745.16 Date 09/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLENE Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,745.11 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERO, NATHAN S Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $29,744.84 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAZMIN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $29,744.82 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOILETT, DONOVAN Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $29,744.72 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANDREA, FAUST K Employer name Saratoga County Amount $29,744.65 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENDON, CHERYL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,744.56 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATES, DOUGLAS A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,744.54 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBANI, VASIL Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,744.19 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHON, DARLENE M Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $29,743.60 Date 10/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RORICK, JODI P Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $29,743.56 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JASON C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $29,743.55 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEIRA, BENNETTA E Employer name Yorktown CSD Amount $29,743.50 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, EVELYN MICHELLE Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $29,743.06 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBSON, CATHLEEN M Employer name Eden CSD Amount $29,742.41 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, SUSAN L Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $29,742.40 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JULIE A Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $29,742.30 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILLY, MARYLOU Employer name Columbia County Amount $29,742.18 Date 03/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIS, STACIE M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $29,742.08 Date 08/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, SHELLEY R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $29,742.06 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,741.88 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENTO, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,741.55 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLINO, HEATHER C Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $29,741.49 Date 01/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLES, RANDI J Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $29,741.33 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHHETRI, NANDI Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $29,741.23 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEGUN, LISA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,741.14 Date 06/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTTA, TONY Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $29,740.96 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODY, GUSTAVUS O Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,740.81 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, JASON B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,740.68 Date 01/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROESSEL, RONALD E Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $29,740.65 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLES, ROSEMARY Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $29,740.62 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGEL B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $29,740.59 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, NANCY Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $29,740.37 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, MARIBEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,740.11 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VERA, EDUARDO O Employer name Rockland County Amount $29,740.01 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, ROSASHARN Employer name Village of Homer Amount $29,739.52 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSTER, CYNTHIA J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $29,739.46 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, ANN M Employer name Allegany County Amount $29,739.42 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, LAURA L Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $29,739.17 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELS, DANIEL Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $29,739.13 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEITZ, ERIC D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $29,739.09 Date 10/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JASON M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $29,738.97 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINE A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,738.83 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, KELLY A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $29,738.32 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERS, SHEILAH A Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,738.18 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULIN, LAURIE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,737.03 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, EUPHEMIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,735.98 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLDWELL, LORI J Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $29,735.96 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSMIRE, CINDY M Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $29,735.96 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $29,735.96 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLCK, NANCY L Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $29,735.96 Date 06/28/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MICKEY-JANE Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $29,735.96 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, ROBIN D Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $29,735.96 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABER, CORNELIUS Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $29,735.51 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSEN, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $29,735.44 Date 06/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCONZO, KRYSTINA R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $29,735.43 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DANIEL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $29,735.04 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCEL, MARISOL Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $29,734.94 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTON, DAVID R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $29,734.73 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNHAM, KAREN J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $29,734.26 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ELIZABETH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,734.16 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMY, PEGGY A Employer name Broome County Amount $29,733.54 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, KATIE M Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $29,733.25 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLBUT, KATRINA L Employer name Broome County Amount $29,733.03 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, CATHERINE S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $29,732.68 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN-KRZYKOWSKI, COURTNEY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,732.50 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZEE, CHAKA S Employer name Erie County Amount $29,732.32 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, DONNA A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $29,732.08 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNITIS, JOANNE Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,732.07 Date 11/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOTSEN, GALINA A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $29,732.06 Date 04/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $29,731.99 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, KIMBERLY M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $29,731.23 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRICH, ALEXANDER B Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $29,730.91 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, TERRY L Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $29,730.81 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBLISS, KALEM A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $29,730.81 Date 02/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,730.80 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILROY, MARISA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,730.79 Date 01/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACKEL, MARCY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,730.77 Date 05/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDY S Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $29,730.69 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTA, LINDSAY I Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $29,730.29 Date 09/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILE, LORRAINE A Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $29,730.17 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSINO, CHERYL Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $29,728.28 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, OMAR J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $29,727.86 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIFFINO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $29,727.44 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEWALD, MILTON E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $29,727.30 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLES, DIANNE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,727.13 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARONE, MARIA Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $29,727.11 Date 09/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEY, ROBIN B Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $29,727.08 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, TRACY L Employer name Broome County Amount $29,726.63 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURIELLO, TRACY L Employer name Greene County Amount $29,726.55 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CHRIS R Employer name Morris CSD Amount $29,726.52 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONNAKUTI, REBAKKA R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,726.33 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMSTED, PAULA E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $29,726.20 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOHESSY, KRISTA J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $29,725.92 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENTRESS, DONALD S Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $29,725.50 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKS, GENTRY V Employer name City of Watertown Amount $29,725.30 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMANCIK, BRIAN M Employer name Town of Union Amount $29,725.20 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSESKAS, PATRICIA A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $29,725.09 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTH, COREY R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $29,724.10 Date 03/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, AARON J Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $29,723.76 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System