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 NOBLE, GRACE M Employer name Washington County Amount $29,507.04 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEANNE R Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $29,507.01 Date 11/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARO, LINDA S Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $29,506.95 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICETTI, FRANK M, II Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $29,506.29 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURICK, BARBARA M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $29,506.14 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEDFELDT, SUZANNE M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $29,505.70 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLER, URI Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $29,505.45 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKSIN, ZOE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $29,505.45 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDON, ANDREA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $29,505.45 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRALLE, KEVIN C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,505.44 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIMPF, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,505.40 Date 11/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOWDY, CHARLES R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $29,505.29 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBIN, KATHERINE D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,505.11 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORBINSKI, DAVID C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,504.67 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATLIFF, RYAN D Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $29,504.65 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, TAMMY M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $29,504.45 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, ERIC E Employer name Albany County Amount $29,504.22 Date 02/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCISM, SHARON Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $29,504.10 Date 04/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, SCOTT R Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $29,504.10 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSLOW, MARCEL M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $29,504.00 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEARLEY, BARBARA L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $29,503.79 Date 10/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, BROOKE R Employer name Wayne County Amount $29,503.59 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIKA, MONIKA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,503.31 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, JACOB A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $29,503.25 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOANNE I Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $29,502.88 Date 09/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $29,502.83 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, JANICE A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $29,502.72 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAINBRIDGE, SUSAN J Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $29,502.55 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEALE, CHARLENE A Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $29,501.89 Date 08/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOQUETTE, CRAIG P Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $29,501.81 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, SANTA-MARIE C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $29,501.75 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, JAMES A Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $29,501.72 Date 02/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, STACEY J Employer name Essex County Amount $29,501.46 Date 04/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, NICOLE M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $29,501.23 Date 10/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, PAMMI A Employer name Livingston County Amount $29,501.15 Date 04/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, ROBERT W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,500.82 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URZUA-COLON, CLAUDIA C Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $29,500.80 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY-GAYLE, JEDDA MARIE Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $29,500.78 Date 09/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALE, VINCENT, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $29,500.66 Date 01/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $29,500.58 Date 12/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEERE, JUDSON G Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $29,500.10 Date 01/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUESNELL, LISA M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $29,500.05 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DANIEL J Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $29,499.99 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVA, MARIA Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $29,499.51 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOLTZ, LAURA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $29,499.47 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGUS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Fulton County Amount $29,499.31 Date 05/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, JAMES W Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $29,499.20 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, GORDON W Employer name Town of Durham Amount $29,499.16 Date 07/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINO, REGINA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $29,498.40 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTRELL, CHRISTINE D Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,498.27 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, DEANNA S Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $29,498.26 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, KIMBERLY-ANNE Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $29,498.08 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,497.92 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLURA, LISA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $29,497.71 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, JOHN J, III Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $29,497.43 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADSIT, MARY LOU Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $29,497.27 Date 01/19/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNCHE, ALVA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $29,497.16 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTPHEN, NICHOLAS J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $29,496.27 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFEBVRE, PAUL D Employer name Franklin County Amount $29,496.17 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTO, JOHN A Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $29,495.89 Date 09/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCELLARI, NEXHMIE Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $29,495.84 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Village of Sloatsburg Amount $29,495.25 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, CYNTHIA I Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $29,495.17 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNIDE, MARGARET A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $29,494.60 Date 07/20/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGUM, THERESA M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $29,494.00 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARR, NANCY J Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $29,493.94 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, WAYNE F, II Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $29,493.91 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Moravia CSD Amount $29,493.80 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, CELESTINA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $29,493.59 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, GAIL L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $29,493.44 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBORD, SIMON J Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,493.00 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, ALISON M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $29,493.00 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIN, CAMERON R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $29,492.93 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $29,492.82 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, SCOTT G Employer name Massena CSD Amount $29,492.53 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THELEMAN, AMANDA L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $29,492.46 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, SUSAN M Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $29,492.42 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHKO, ALLA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,492.33 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIMS, CYTHEREA L Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $29,492.27 Date 07/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHER, TERRI J Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,492.13 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLENBACK, RANDAL J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,492.11 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, ELIZABETH Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $29,491.75 Date 04/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, CONNOR J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,491.71 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, CAROLYN Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $29,491.46 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARIA, MARGARET M Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $29,491.34 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, MARY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $29,491.20 Date 04/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLES, JESSICA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $29,491.05 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRATZOK, LAURA A Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $29,490.88 Date 06/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHERYL L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $29,490.15 Date 10/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, EDWARD F Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,490.13 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNE, MARGARET A Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,489.60 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROM, CORTNEY J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $29,489.42 Date 05/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, TREVOR L Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $29,489.41 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWE, MICHAEL Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $29,489.38 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, RASHA D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $29,489.24 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, LEO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,488.99 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, HELEN C Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $29,488.99 Date 05/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLAR, STACEY M Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $29,488.67 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, LORI A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $29,488.60 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHSE, DONALD A Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $29,488.59 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System