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 CARLUCCI, JOHN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,211.62 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARL, JOHN E Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $29,211.48 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENEDICT, ARLENE M Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $29,211.25 Date 10/31/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JAY O Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $29,211.20 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, DANIELLE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $29,211.04 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, GALE M Employer name Yates County Amount $29,211.00 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLI, COLIN J Employer name Department of State Amount $29,210.88 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHANICH, WENDY K Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,210.70 Date 08/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MATTHEW P Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,210.70 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDEVANT, WENDY E Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,210.70 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMINS, ARTHUR C Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,210.70 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELLE, SUSAN T Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $29,210.65 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LEORA J Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $29,210.34 Date 07/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, COREY R Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $29,210.18 Date 02/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC RAE, LAWRENCE J, JR Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $29,209.92 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWHARD, KRISTIE L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,209.90 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, EMILY Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,209.85 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRISTMAN, PATTY A Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $29,209.83 Date 04/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KARIF H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $29,209.62 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIES, SUSAN L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $29,209.58 Date 01/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARUSZKIEWICZ, JOSEPH A, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,209.56 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, LISA D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $29,209.18 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLESAR, BRENDAN B Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $29,209.15 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WILLIAM H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $29,209.08 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROGLIO, CATHERINE F Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $29,208.72 Date 01/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, COLLEEN R Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $29,208.31 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNECZ, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $29,208.20 Date 12/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGOTTI, JOSHUA J Employer name City of Utica Amount $29,207.83 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, SUZANNE C Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $29,206.81 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, KAREN L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $29,206.67 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKABONE, HOLLY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $29,206.20 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOODHOO, JUSTIN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,206.11 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, BRIANNA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $29,205.95 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, RICHARD D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $29,205.79 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNELL, IAN M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $29,205.57 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENQUIS, ROSALINA Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $29,205.24 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRIDGE, RONALD K, JR Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $29,205.02 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, CINDY L Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $29,204.71 Date 04/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES H Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,203.82 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTZ, MATTHEW G Employer name Madison County Amount $29,203.76 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, JENNIFER L Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,203.68 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, JODY D Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,203.31 Date 09/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYKSTRA, MALINDA C Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $29,202.92 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKELL, MARK D Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $29,202.88 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIA, NANCY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $29,202.51 Date 02/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SHANE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $29,202.25 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, KATERI F Employer name Erie County Amount $29,201.73 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EELLS, JORDAN P Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $29,201.65 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRAINO, GABRIELLE A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $29,201.10 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESTON, STACEY M Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $29,201.00 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIERBA, MARLENE M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $29,200.99 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JULIAN, ZACKERY Employer name Village of Islandia Amount $29,200.50 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINCOTTA, JOANNE T Employer name Cortland County Amount $29,200.44 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRANDON G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $29,200.39 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAITO, VINCENT J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,200.39 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ALEX L Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,200.39 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, LYNN C Employer name Town of Ghent Amount $29,200.08 Date 03/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENDRES, ERIKA Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $29,199.56 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIGERWALD, HEATHER R Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $29,199.40 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, XIU YU Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $29,199.21 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, RANDALL J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,198.84 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MAURICE M Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $29,198.28 Date 03/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, ASHLEY E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $29,198.18 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMPADOO, CHERRYANN A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $29,198.01 Date 10/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENVENUTO, KATHERINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,197.98 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, LAURA A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $29,197.88 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARINO, DONNA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $29,197.85 Date 12/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGODA, DAWN Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $29,197.34 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN-SIEGEL, SARAH J Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $29,197.31 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, JAYDEN D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,197.28 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHERIDGE, KATHLEEN M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $29,196.88 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, KAILEE K Employer name Niagara County Amount $29,196.81 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, ANDREA L Employer name Ontario County Amount $29,196.59 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANO, CONNIE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,196.36 Date 03/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, BLANCA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,196.34 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFOLINO, MICHELE Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $29,196.16 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDROUS, JOSIE A Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $29,195.83 Date 10/31/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,195.67 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOS, JOSEPH L Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $29,195.52 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELMONTE, LYN M Employer name Erie County Amount $29,195.49 Date 04/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELIZABETH K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,195.35 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIGLEY, SUSAN K Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $29,195.26 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONNELL, JOSEPH P Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $29,194.88 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMOND, KAREN O Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $29,194.82 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPP, TAMMY L Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,194.72 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, DIANE V Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $29,194.67 Date 05/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKELL, WILLIAM H Employer name Warren County Amount $29,194.03 Date 04/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, PATRICIA A Employer name Honeoye CSD Amount $29,193.60 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHEN, HEATHER L Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $29,193.55 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFSON, CARL S Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $29,193.55 Date 10/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, K'DREA Y Employer name Department of Health Amount $29,193.37 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONGE, DIANE M Employer name Essex County Amount $29,193.30 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, LUCIA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $29,193.26 Date 06/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, KAREN E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $29,192.80 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVICH, SUZANNE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $29,192.77 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARS, SANDRA J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $29,192.44 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, JULIA F Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $29,192.36 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALCZYNSKI, STEVEN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $29,192.10 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, CONNIE J Employer name Edinburg Common Sd Amount $29,191.65 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, REBECCA E Employer name Warren County Amount $29,191.52 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System