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 MILLS, CEDRIC C Employer name City of Troy Amount $29,315.82 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ALLISON G Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,315.75 Date 04/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, ESTHER Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $29,315.74 Date 01/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEERAN, MICHAEL E, JR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $29,315.71 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISBEE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Town of Coxsackie Amount $29,315.71 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAORMINA, CATHERINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $29,315.62 Date 10/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICAULT, HELENE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,315.29 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BRITTANY N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,315.06 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIEBE, JENNIFER M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $29,314.81 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERCON, VICTORIA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,314.60 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $29,314.13 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERHILL, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Prattsburgh CSD Amount $29,313.92 Date 08/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTUP, AARON M Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $29,313.74 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, VIVIAN P Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $29,313.48 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, RENEE L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $29,313.06 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL-CATLIN, DEBRA L Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $29,313.06 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ROBIN J Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $29,312.68 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEDDO, DEWAYNE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $29,312.65 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, HILLARY A Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $29,312.35 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ROBIN A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $29,312.28 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THERIAULT, BRIAN A Employer name Town of Ballston Amount $29,312.22 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABEL-MYERS, JOAN Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $29,311.97 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKHARDT, NANCY A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $29,311.59 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST ONGE, EMMALENE J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,311.36 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURSATS, GINA M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $29,310.89 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROHMAN, SHIRLEY M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $29,310.89 Date 09/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUCCHI, RHONDA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,310.84 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASEVICH, LAURA L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,310.48 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMOTH, WILSON J Employer name Seneca County Amount $29,310.44 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI, MARY ELLEN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $29,309.84 Date 01/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDOIT, MELISSA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $29,309.83 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIERE, MARY GRACE Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,309.46 Date 04/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREZELO, PAUL E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $29,308.05 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, MICHELLE R Employer name Portville CSD Amount $29,307.67 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, JOAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,307.41 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOBSON, ROBERT W Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $29,307.28 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPSON, PAULA M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $29,306.93 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ANNIE M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $29,306.78 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSBY, JUSTIN L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $29,306.60 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULEMOND, IMMACULA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,306.60 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, ROBERT F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $29,306.41 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, ALAN A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $29,306.30 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, LAURA H Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $29,306.15 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTHERSELL, DORIS L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $29,306.00 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, SIEBHONE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,305.90 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,305.82 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELIUS, LOUISE E Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,305.50 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDAM, LEO M, III Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $29,305.48 Date 02/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSCELYN Employer name Montgomery County Amount $29,305.39 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BONNIE J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,305.24 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANSKI, FREDERICK R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $29,305.13 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDE, ELIZABETH Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,305.04 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, HEATHER Y Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $29,305.03 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLENAGHAN, KAREN L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $29,305.00 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, MATT A Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $29,304.90 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUIN, ANTHONY R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,304.84 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHANTE R Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $29,304.84 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, JUDITH M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,304.64 Date 02/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, EILEEN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,304.51 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, JAMIE L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $29,304.15 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, TRACY D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,304.02 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, ALLISON P Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $29,303.95 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHERYL M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $29,303.85 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JOSE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,303.84 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, SAMUEL G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $29,303.57 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANSAL, LILY Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $29,303.23 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, ADAM M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,303.23 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRHEL, JOHN C Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $29,303.21 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, ANTHONY L Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $29,303.05 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, MILAGROS M Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $29,302.67 Date 01/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLICKLEN, KENNETH J Employer name Town of Union Amount $29,302.63 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, JOANNE Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $29,302.58 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROGER E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,302.15 Date 01/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, THELMA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $29,301.92 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSETT, BRIDGET A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $29,301.92 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MEO, ANTHONY J Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $29,301.80 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCALE, GRACE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,301.74 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JENNIFER A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,301.46 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, KRISTIN Employer name Department of State Amount $29,301.43 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JANET E Employer name Dundee CSD Amount $29,301.41 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINET, MARLESHA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,301.00 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKHART, ELLEN F Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $29,301.00 Date 09/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, CHERYL A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,300.72 Date 04/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAVINSKI, IRENE Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $29,300.71 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, NATALIE R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,300.47 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOS, RANEA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $29,300.30 Date 08/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARFIELD, PAMELA L Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,300.14 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KENNETH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,299.87 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLI, STEPHEN L Employer name Town of Camillus Amount $29,299.82 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, PATRICIA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,299.65 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZWERSKY, LISA K Employer name Delaware County Amount $29,299.56 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODOMSKY-BISH, REBECCA B Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,299.52 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHDOLLAR, CAROL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $29,299.18 Date 06/12/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOSEPH D Employer name Broome County Amount $29,298.72 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATT, KATHLEEN L Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $29,298.37 Date 09/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, HENRY S Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $29,297.83 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDDY, JACOB A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $29,297.66 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, JILL A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,297.64 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FLORIO, GINA M Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $29,296.82 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, MARY M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $29,296.62 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System