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 WAGNER, ROBERT J Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $28,827.32 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLON, MINERVA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,827.24 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTUM, ALANA J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $28,826.29 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATAROWICZ, ALICJA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,826.20 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, ERIN V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,826.18 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALACIO, MIRYAM C Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $28,826.00 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMS, KARIE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,825.95 Date 09/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRILLO, THERESA M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,825.51 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAOLI, MICHAEL A Employer name Essex County Amount $28,824.90 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESUTTO, LAURIE L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $28,824.72 Date 03/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, JAHON T Employer name Enterprise Charter School Amount $28,824.10 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, NATOIYA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,824.06 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPNICH, JENNIFER N Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $28,823.78 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOONES, JENNIFER R Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,823.36 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, MICHAEL E Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $28,823.33 Date 05/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, MONIQUE R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $28,823.22 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHER, DENISE M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $28,823.19 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, SARAH E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,823.01 Date 09/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFFER, ROSA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $28,823.00 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTE, MARTIN K Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $28,822.50 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELTHY, CAROLANN E Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $28,821.70 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, MATTHEW P Employer name Argyle CSD Amount $28,821.53 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, NEIL D Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $28,821.37 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINO, DYLAN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,821.02 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAXUM, TANISHA D R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,821.02 Date 11/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, CYNTHIA S Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $28,820.70 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLERUP, JESSIKA B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,820.68 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAUL, AMELIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,820.11 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESINKOWSKI, DAVID M Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $28,819.99 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDENTHALER, TERRY D Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $28,819.91 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTOON, DAVID B Employer name Niagara County Amount $28,819.75 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHRIS J, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $28,819.72 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAUL R Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $28,819.23 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELINSKI, PAMELA S Employer name Granville CSD Amount $28,819.01 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CINDY L Employer name Holley CSD Amount $28,818.99 Date 07/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, TIMOTHY J Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $28,818.60 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, EMMEREN J Employer name Fulton County Amount $28,818.59 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADD, KYLE R Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $28,818.53 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIARD, CAROL Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,817.51 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KERRY L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $28,817.34 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, EMILY Employer name Rockland County Amount $28,817.22 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, JEFFREY A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $28,816.93 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKENHAINER, DONNA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,816.43 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENRICK, ROBERTA L Employer name Education Department Amount $28,816.41 Date 07/17/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, LINDA D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $28,816.13 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, JESSICA M Employer name Albany County Amount $28,815.66 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONCI, ANTHONY F Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,815.64 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYBOSCH, MARIA Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $28,815.50 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, TROY A G Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $28,814.96 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASIANO, EDA KATHERINE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,814.66 Date 02/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENK, EDGAR L Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $28,814.50 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, THERESA Employer name Center Moriches Fire District Amount $28,814.24 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENTA, JENNIFER R Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $28,814.05 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, BRENDA E Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $28,813.84 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIE-MONDELLO, COLLEEN S Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $28,813.68 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, CORTL Employer name Village of Kiryas Joel Amount $28,813.30 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOCEFALO, S JEAN Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $28,813.05 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $28,813.03 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX-WILSON, JOYCE E Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $28,812.94 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LIONEL S Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,812.75 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECHIN, LOUANN Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $28,812.42 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, LINDSAY M Employer name City of Utica Amount $28,812.37 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ALTA R Employer name Greene CSD Amount $28,812.31 Date 06/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYO-EDWARDS, IQUO I Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,812.08 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAWDY, IRENE J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $28,812.05 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, WILLIAM P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,812.03 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, AMANDA L Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $28,811.88 Date 12/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JOSEPH A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $28,811.20 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KRISTEN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $28,811.05 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCORCIA, MARIBEL Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,810.63 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, PAUL J Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $28,810.58 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, KATHRYN A Employer name Town of Franklinville Amount $28,810.45 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUFFOLETTO, MARCY L Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $28,810.20 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, JULIANNE M Employer name Orleans County Amount $28,809.90 Date 10/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, SHANNON A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $28,809.85 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, SHERYL L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,809.66 Date 06/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, LORIE A Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $28,809.50 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA TORRE, MIGUEL A Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $28,809.32 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASPERKOSKI, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $28,809.07 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKREIS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Erie County Amount $28,808.75 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIGLER, JANET M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,808.42 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JODHARAM, CLIFFORD H Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $28,808.33 Date 03/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAW, DANIELLE E Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,807.99 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAXE, CHRISTINE Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $28,807.59 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RANDY M Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $28,807.40 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATILE, DENISE A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $28,807.34 Date 12/02/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, CARLOS A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,806.96 Date 04/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARIE Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $28,806.96 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDWATER, SHARON A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,806.78 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOYAN, SUZAN M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $28,806.66 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, TINA M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $28,806.65 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STETSON, LAURA J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $28,806.63 Date 01/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCHER, WILLIE J Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $28,806.63 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $28,806.19 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTLE, SAMUEL R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,806.18 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, DEBRA L Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $28,805.90 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOSATO, LOUIS F Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $28,805.55 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTES, ERIC R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $28,805.17 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREINER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $28,804.93 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANAMAKER, REBECCA Employer name Orange County Amount $28,804.87 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System