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 EARL, STEPHEN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,992.21 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $28,992.08 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, MARY C Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $28,991.98 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINKIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,991.84 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWSKI, LYNRAE Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $28,991.82 Date 02/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUESCHING, DAWN M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,991.32 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, RAFAEL Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $28,991.30 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, SANDRA L Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $28,991.21 Date 11/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, CONNIE S Employer name Friendship CSD Amount $28,990.83 Date 03/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSALACQUA, MICHELLE R Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $28,990.66 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, CYNTHIA L Employer name Orleans County Amount $28,990.15 Date 06/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHL, SHERRY Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $28,990.08 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, JENNET Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,989.66 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOM, MARYANNE C Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $28,989.45 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARFALLA, NICHOLAS S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,989.42 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELLES, AMANDA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,989.13 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, GEO Employer name Albany County Amount $28,989.06 Date 10/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, JOLIE Employer name Wayne County Amount $28,988.84 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASK, ROSALIE N Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $28,988.76 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TABBATHA M Employer name Little Flower UFSD Amount $28,988.00 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTIES, JOSEPH F, SR Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $28,987.92 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANGO-TORRE, DANIELLE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,987.23 Date 01/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, STEVE W Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $28,986.84 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, JEAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $28,985.83 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICE, GREGORY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,985.76 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, MARIA L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $28,985.69 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMANN, CYNTHIA Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $28,985.64 Date 09/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDEL, REBECCA L Employer name City of Johnstown Amount $28,985.60 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGER, ANGEL M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,985.49 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JACLYN A Employer name Seneca County Amount $28,985.46 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, JAMES P Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,984.99 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYRO, LUKAS H Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $28,984.93 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REFF, TIMOTHY L Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $28,984.86 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERMAN, JEREMY L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,984.68 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, DIANE M Employer name Village of Owego Amount $28,984.54 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKSDALE, TONYA R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,984.37 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNACE, ROSEMARY Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $28,983.35 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPLE, KEIRRA O Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,983.22 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JENAISHA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,982.81 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, JEREMY L Employer name Malone CSD Amount $28,982.33 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDOVA, RENATO C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,982.16 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTTS, TAMA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $28,981.38 Date 05/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DIANNE A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,981.07 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHAR, DONNA R Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $28,981.04 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $28,981.00 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENWINKEL, WENDY L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $28,980.92 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, ANTHONY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,980.86 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUTANT, LUANNE M Employer name Town of Le Ray Amount $28,980.76 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTROWSKI, ADAM M Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $28,980.71 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, GARY M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,980.62 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, PAUL M Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $28,980.50 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALKER, RICHARD F Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $28,980.24 Date 07/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANDER, MARZENA A Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,980.16 Date 07/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, DIANE D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,979.94 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $28,979.52 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUPRICH, DONALD R, JR Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $28,979.42 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, EUGENE J Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $28,979.26 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDE, DEBORAH H Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,979.15 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILANESE, MARGARET M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,979.15 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, TANIA E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,979.15 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCHERS, DEBRA E Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $28,979.08 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBA, OLIVIA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,978.75 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENCIO, MARCELO Q Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,978.75 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTLEWELL, LESLIE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,978.72 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYMAN, AMY L Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $28,978.24 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ALAYSHIA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,978.19 Date 12/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZO, GINA M Employer name Town of Wappinger Amount $28,977.90 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEFER, BARBARA A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $28,977.77 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SHERYL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,977.66 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTUS, DAVID J Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $28,977.29 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHIDIU, DAVID R Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $28,977.26 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCE, THOMAS J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $28,976.53 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, TYLER Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $28,975.48 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSEY, SANDRA M Employer name Town of Marcellus Amount $28,975.44 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAULIEU, WILLIAM M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $28,974.33 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATHANS, MARY J Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $28,973.78 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRERA, OMAR J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $28,973.71 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, MIRIAM M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $28,972.66 Date 06/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZA, DEREK M Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $28,972.66 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLINDMYER, ALEXIS MARIE Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,972.48 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, JUBAIDA R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $28,972.45 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLENTZ, NICKOLAS M Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,972.41 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPEN, NAOMI L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,972.32 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNERT, DANNY L Employer name Town of New Bremen Amount $28,972.30 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, ROSEANNE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,971.88 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, LAURIE L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $28,971.61 Date 09/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZBAND, ALEKSANDR Employer name Department of Law Amount $28,971.20 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, CHRISTINA Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $28,971.05 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORYL, MARC E Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $28,970.56 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LISA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,970.43 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WING, HENRY W Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $28,970.41 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, JACOB J Employer name Village of Herkimer Amount $28,970.30 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTE, GENENNE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,970.22 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, DONALD J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $28,969.98 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAURICE, GIOVANNI Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,969.93 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTS, TRACY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,969.68 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, SUSAN A Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $28,969.63 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHIER, KOURTNEY N Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $28,969.00 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROS, KAREN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,968.87 Date 08/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COULTER, MATTHEW L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,968.74 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System