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 INGRAHAM, KARRI R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,645.42 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTCOP, RHONDA L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $29,645.13 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODWIRNY, ADAM D Employer name Town of Lake Luzerne Amount $29,645.11 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LORRAINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $29,645.10 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STEVEN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,645.04 Date 12/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, MARGARET E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $29,644.73 Date 08/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGTRY, BRIANNE N Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $29,643.48 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOWERS, RITA S Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $29,643.40 Date 07/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKIN, ELLEN F Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $29,643.36 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARKER, SUMAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $29,643.31 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COREY J Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $29,642.83 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOZKOWSKI, MICHAEL L Employer name Village of Florida Amount $29,642.60 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DERRICK C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $29,642.55 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKEMEIER, DEBORAH L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $29,642.43 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUYER, JOSHUA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,642.22 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, STARR K Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,642.22 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLSINELLI, MATTHEW D Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $29,641.89 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHETTKOE, CINDY L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $29,641.78 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACEWICZ, EDWARD W Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $29,641.44 Date 06/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, PAUL D Employer name Erie County Amount $29,641.26 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, LYDIA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,641.24 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACHNER, ROSE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,641.14 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, CINDEE R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $29,641.09 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELICH, EILEEN P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $29,641.06 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, RITA M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $29,640.40 Date 06/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULVER, MELINDA D Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $29,640.30 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, AMANDA S Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $29,640.00 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, JOSEPH L Employer name City of Albany Amount $29,639.88 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, RUOXIAN Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,639.66 Date 03/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, JOANNE L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,639.65 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGADORN, DOUGLAS A Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $29,639.46 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, BRENDA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,639.17 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, SHANNA M P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $29,639.16 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARIVIERE, VERONICA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $29,638.69 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUST, KATHLEEN M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,638.20 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUGH, RUTH E Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $29,638.07 Date 11/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELLA, JOSEPH V Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $29,637.96 Date 07/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTYKA, KAREN M Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $29,637.81 Date 08/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHOA, IVAN Employer name Ulster Co Resource Recovery Ag Amount $29,637.73 Date 04/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, EILEEN M Employer name Rockland County Amount $29,637.39 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLARY, MARILYN D Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,636.79 Date 05/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, THOMAS D Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $29,636.52 Date 03/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, LAURA J Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $29,636.14 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMM, MARGARET D Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $29,635.24 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOUR, ROBIN A Employer name Town of Waterloo Amount $29,635.20 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIOTTA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,635.04 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ALAN J Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $29,634.90 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURD, KATHLEEN E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $29,634.12 Date 10/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUST, GWYN C Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $29,634.00 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, BONNIE S Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $29,633.48 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COIRO, DOMINICK P Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $29,633.38 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, AMY S Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $29,633.20 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, PATTY A Employer name Town of Stanford Amount $29,633.01 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, MIGUELINA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $29,632.71 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREDLE, JOHNANN Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $29,632.40 Date 01/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGA, JAY J Employer name Broome County Amount $29,632.30 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUNGFLEISCH, KATHY S Employer name Village of Elba Amount $29,631.82 Date 03/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGGERTY, WILLIAM C Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $29,631.74 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RICHARD L, III Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,631.66 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTORE, JOAN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $29,631.32 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATTIN, KATHLEEN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,630.87 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, LYNN S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $29,630.77 Date 02/21/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ELLEN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,630.59 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, BAILEY E Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $29,630.54 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERBERG, VERONICA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $29,630.22 Date 06/14/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWELL, JOY E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $29,630.06 Date 11/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, DAKOTA J Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,628.73 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTELMO, CHRISTINE Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $29,628.70 Date 09/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, ANDREA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,628.11 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, DANA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,628.00 Date 08/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, LUIS Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $29,627.72 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TRACY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,626.74 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREALE, PAMELA J Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,626.74 Date 06/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAL, DAWN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,626.34 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, KELLY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,626.09 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL-TABATABAEE, HAYDER I Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $29,625.81 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MARINA K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $29,625.81 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTENDALE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $29,625.81 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, JOSEPH Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,625.57 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAROUSOS, ZOI JOY Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $29,625.43 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARY T Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $29,625.32 Date 02/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, KRISTEN P Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $29,625.25 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULLAHU, ZJOLLCA Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $29,625.00 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRE, STEVEN T Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $29,625.00 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN, KAREN S Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $29,624.25 Date 11/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIES, BRADEN F Employer name Wyoming County Amount $29,623.79 Date 05/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LAWRENCE E, JR Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $29,623.49 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $29,623.28 Date 08/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, CASSANDRA D Employer name Erie County Amount $29,623.22 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBALATO, MARGARET M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,623.21 Date 02/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREPPEL, MONICA M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,623.21 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANS, GINA P Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $29,623.14 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKS, DORELE A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $29,622.95 Date 12/14/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MONICA R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $29,622.84 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TOSHOY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,622.68 Date 10/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RICHARD E Employer name Rockland County Amount $29,622.54 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOSHUA S Employer name Tupper Lake CSD Amount $29,622.30 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, JENNIFER L Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $29,621.71 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, MATTHEW J Employer name Town of Horicon Amount $29,621.46 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, NICOLE L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $29,621.18 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System