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 CAPORALE, TONI A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $28,870.04 Date 08/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAIKH, SAIRA Employer name Department of Health Amount $28,869.46 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASNIK, ANTHONY K Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $28,869.46 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSANO, ALEXANDRA N Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,869.46 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIO, ANTHONY M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,869.20 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, VALERIE C Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $28,869.08 Date 08/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALGREN, PATRICK J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,868.92 Date 08/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MARY ANNE Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $28,868.66 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDY, JOAN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,868.34 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEMBA, DARLENE J Employer name Erie County Amount $28,868.28 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Town of Webb UFSD Amount $28,868.14 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM DE ANDRES, MELISSA Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,868.11 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAKES, AQUEELAH G Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $28,868.00 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDI, LORI R Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $28,867.90 Date 08/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGUEL-HINOJOSA, ANGELICA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,867.82 Date 10/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, SHANNON F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $28,867.73 Date 08/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JACQUELINE E Employer name Erie County Amount $28,867.67 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALMAS, DEREK M Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $28,867.56 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JUDITH P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $28,867.47 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, MEGAN A Employer name Broome County Amount $28,867.20 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, MARY E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $28,867.05 Date 10/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KRYSTLE W Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $28,866.87 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, LINCY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,866.38 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, BARBIE L Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $28,865.69 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWARK, DOLORES M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,865.53 Date 03/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBARA, NOREEN Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $28,865.50 Date 10/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, JOSEPH D Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,865.47 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESHARAT SHAFIEI, SOMAYEH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,865.19 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA MARIA, JILL A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,864.82 Date 03/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JANE F Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $28,864.80 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, LUCINDA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $28,864.60 Date 10/25/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DANIEL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,864.44 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAYLOR, FAYE E Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $28,864.37 Date 01/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGG, DAVID A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $28,864.36 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUBERT, EDWARD F, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,864.24 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRETE, LAURA A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $28,864.21 Date 03/15/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPEDGE, TERI J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $28,864.18 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, SARA Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,864.11 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, THOMAS R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $28,864.07 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURSO, DAVID Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $28,863.74 Date 04/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRATO, ALBERT F Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $28,863.07 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALK, JACKI L Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $28,862.79 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNEY, HOLLY A Employer name Lewis County Amount $28,862.78 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELIUS-VEGA, JASMINE C Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $28,862.55 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWELL, WILLIAM H, II Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,862.26 Date 05/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKEY, AMBER N Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $28,862.26 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMINGTON, BRION W Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $28,861.79 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOLEWSKI, BEATA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,861.65 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, DANIELLE L Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $28,861.60 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGAN, JOSIE Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $28,861.52 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANNUCCI, LAURA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $28,861.36 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, LISA L Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $28,860.50 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANA, AMY S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,860.14 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBOX, JAYNE M Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $28,860.08 Date 02/07/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, ALYSSA B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,859.69 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAZLER, WILLIAM J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,859.61 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, RICHARD T Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,859.45 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, BLONDELL I Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,859.37 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHRER, SUSAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,858.51 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, PHILLIP W Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $28,858.18 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIZZONE, SUZANNE M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $28,858.15 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINELLI, LORRAINE Employer name Albany County Amount $28,858.04 Date 05/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTHILL, DAVID E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $28,857.28 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, KIMBERLY R Employer name Orange County Amount $28,856.93 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCARELLI, ROBERT E Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $28,856.83 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREASER, THOMAS R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $28,856.78 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, DEBORAH B Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,855.89 Date 05/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOERG, ROSE C Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $28,855.86 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DANIEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,855.72 Date 06/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCOTE, MICHELE L Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,855.10 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AQUILA, NICHOLAS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $28,855.03 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONCILLA, MARK S Employer name Town of Perth Amount $28,854.77 Date 02/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALENDZIAK, DAVID F Employer name Town of Perth Amount $28,854.77 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, TRISHA A Employer name Lewis County Amount $28,854.64 Date 08/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEFFREY A Employer name Weedsport CSD Amount $28,854.44 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, CHARLENE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,853.83 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERATH, PATRICIA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,853.70 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORAN, DEIDRE L Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $28,853.62 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRO, DAVID J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,853.50 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC OMBER, ROBERT J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,853.50 Date 04/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDEVILLE, DANIEL R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,853.25 Date 06/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, AMANDA R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $28,853.04 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEFFERY H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,852.90 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, SAMANTHA L Employer name Granville CSD Amount $28,852.45 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,851.99 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LETIZIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,851.93 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CORISHA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,851.68 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAVEN, NICHOLAS A Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $28,851.57 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDO, RICHANNA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $28,851.25 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSLER, MARGARET L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $28,851.05 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NIERNEY, ERIN M Employer name Town of Esopus Amount $28,851.02 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, ANDREA E Employer name Town of Union Vale Amount $28,850.98 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAVALLAS, DONNA M Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $28,850.96 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAEBEL, ELOISE B Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $28,850.75 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIPTER, DANIEL R Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $28,850.53 Date 06/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, JOAN M Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,850.48 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MARGUETTA M Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $28,850.13 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUN, JAMES Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,850.08 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, CAROL M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $28,849.91 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULDT, ANGELA M Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,849.87 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System