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 MATTICE, DENNIS P Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,777.13 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAES, NICHOLAS R Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $28,777.07 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHREIS, GAIL A Employer name Village of Williamsville Amount $28,777.03 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPEL, LAURIE Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $28,776.75 Date 03/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DIRK D Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $28,776.37 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SIMONE I Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,775.93 Date 09/04/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, ZACHARIAH C Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $28,775.88 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, CYNTHIA M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $28,775.82 Date 10/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWOL, DANA A Employer name Long Beach Public Library Amount $28,775.76 Date 12/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, DUANE J Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,775.51 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZULA, ERICA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,775.48 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, PATRICIA J Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $28,775.00 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, NIKEISHA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,774.95 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOSE Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $28,774.50 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, PAULA M Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $28,774.13 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSWELL, ALAN J Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $28,773.89 Date 12/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARALUS, ANGELA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,773.71 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEDZIEWSKI, TIMOTHY R Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $28,773.28 Date 04/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYEN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,773.22 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC COY, OLA M Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $28,773.06 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIGH, WARREN D Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,772.46 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, DARIAN L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,772.45 Date 07/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, JAMIE LYNN Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $28,772.30 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFIN, CHAWNTAVIA R Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,772.10 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, STEPHEN J Employer name Village of St Johnsville Amount $28,771.74 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHURR, PATRICIA R Employer name Town of Friendship Amount $28,771.26 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKALEE, ANDREW M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,770.72 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPELLO, DANA M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $28,770.47 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, RANDY J, JR Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $28,770.25 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARO, ANTHONY D Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $28,770.07 Date 08/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, WILLIAM A Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $28,769.89 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'INTINO, ROSEANN M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,769.71 Date 05/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGER, ROSEMARIE Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $28,769.69 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTUS, KELLEE J Employer name Village of Hobart Amount $28,769.68 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KENNETH H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $28,769.49 Date 04/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTER, VERONICA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,768.93 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUHLER, RACHEL M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $28,768.84 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDVUKAJ, LINDITA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $28,768.70 Date 03/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, KATRINA A Employer name Education Department Amount $28,768.48 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYOS, LILIANA S Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $28,768.40 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALE, JENNIFER L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $28,768.04 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLARES, DENNIS E Employer name Central Islip Fire District Amount $28,767.85 Date 11/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, SHARON M Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $28,767.84 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VALLEE, LAURIE M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $28,767.16 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-DIAZ, ELIZABETH O Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,766.99 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMECEK, STEFAN J Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $28,766.67 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERS, IAN W Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $28,766.56 Date 03/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCATT, MIKE J Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $28,766.55 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, JORDYAN L Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $28,766.50 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDINO, MICHELLE Employer name Village of Hewlett Neck Amount $28,766.40 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, TESSA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,766.35 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIS, MONICA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,766.34 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, CAROL W Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $28,766.29 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, DORETH I Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $28,766.21 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, MELISSA L Employer name Otsego County Amount $28,765.86 Date 01/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, ANNETTE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $28,765.85 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, JOSEPH J Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $28,765.74 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWITT, NICOLE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,765.59 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACE, DERANE A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $28,765.10 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KELLY M Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $28,765.00 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, SARAH E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,764.43 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEDERLEIN, LORI Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $28,764.35 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORNEY, KELLY A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $28,764.18 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DILLION E Employer name Broome County Amount $28,763.90 Date 06/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIDZICK, BETH A Employer name Town of Indian Lake Amount $28,763.85 Date 07/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, ANTHONY J Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $28,763.70 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMSTAD, ZACHARY D Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $28,763.52 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, LESLIE L Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $28,763.00 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNESS, JEFFREY B Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $28,762.99 Date 12/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGLE, SHERRELL N Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $28,762.96 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIROLLARI, KOZARA Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,762.95 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, JOAN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,762.64 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, SAMUEL C Employer name Barker CSD Amount $28,762.53 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIAN, YONGBO Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,761.88 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, SABLE D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $28,761.65 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, MARY Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $28,761.54 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALABY, ALEX Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,761.36 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPANEK, COREY L Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $28,761.27 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $28,761.22 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPILSKIS, EDVIKA Employer name Rockland County Amount $28,760.80 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKERIAN, NICHOLAS S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,760.33 Date 05/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, MELISSA J Employer name Glens Falls City School Dist Amount $28,760.32 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL-MAGNANTI, ANNETTE M Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $28,759.97 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KENDALL H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,759.81 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, FRANK W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,759.76 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUDA, JOSEPH T Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,759.75 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEMS, VERONICA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $28,759.13 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, CASSANDRA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,759.08 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, SUE-ELLEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $28,759.06 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XUE, JING Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $28,758.81 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANSMAN, HEATHER M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $28,758.58 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARBIN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,758.58 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANA, ANGIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,758.04 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARBELL, CHRISTINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,757.79 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCOZZA-HILL, JOHN A Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $28,757.67 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SFERRAZZA, ANNA Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $28,757.45 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, DAVID Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $28,757.34 Date 04/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANTON, CATHERINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,757.30 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELTON, RONALD W Employer name Panama CSD Amount $28,757.16 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENIS, AMY Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $28,756.15 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System