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 WOOD, CRYSTAL A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $28,459.03 Date 10/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRIANNI, ANTHONY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $28,458.47 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, MATTHEW M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $28,458.16 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,458.13 Date 08/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, BEVERLY D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,458.03 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAACK, JOSHUA D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,457.63 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, CHASITY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,457.52 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KATHRYN E GREGORY Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $28,456.88 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, DEBORAH A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $28,456.85 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESTLER, LORI A Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $28,456.77 Date 09/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SOLOMON G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,456.53 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSON, NICHOLAS A C Employer name Warrensburg CSD Amount $28,456.05 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIDMORE, GINA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,455.70 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASHEEN, LISA V Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,455.52 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, JOHN A Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $28,455.50 Date 04/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGUENZA, EDWIN F Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $28,455.49 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGG, JOSEPH F Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $28,455.20 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESCA, GALE M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $28,454.94 Date 12/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUKALA, JULIE M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,454.73 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ERICA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,453.84 Date 03/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, DIANNE M Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $28,453.77 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEABORN, KIMBERLY Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,453.71 Date 07/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLESSAS, PHILLIP E, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,453.38 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, BRENT M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $28,452.98 Date 07/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORLEY, JOHN C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,452.98 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRONE, GRAZIELLA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.89 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SHANE, RACHEL M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.89 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEVELAND, RYAN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.88 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGER, JESSICA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,452.88 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERIO, THOMAS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $28,452.71 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRIGAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $28,452.68 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, ALEX Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $28,452.58 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MARITZA F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,452.14 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC ARTHUR, SARAH E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $28,452.00 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBALLOS, NATHALIE R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,451.25 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, LISA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,451.16 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, WILLIAM A Employer name Education Department Amount $28,451.04 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, CASEY L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,451.04 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, NICOLE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $28,451.04 Date 02/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOULE, JOHN A Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $28,450.56 Date 09/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Lt Governor Office Staff Amount $28,450.33 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRIESCI, MARY ELLEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,449.71 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, LIANG X Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $28,449.26 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDLEY, ANNE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,449.25 Date 08/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDERBROOM, STACEY A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,449.24 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESJARDIN-LANE, SABRINA S L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,449.23 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNEDECOR, MARIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,448.45 Date 02/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GRETT, JAMES A Employer name Town of Mendon Amount $28,448.33 Date 03/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, RALPH C, JR Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,448.07 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASKO, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $28,448.01 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZENRATER, DAVID J Employer name Town of Royalton Amount $28,447.86 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, HEATHER A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,447.82 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCOPIO, STEVEN J Employer name Town of Cicero Amount $28,447.51 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROWN, JANET M Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $28,447.13 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTCH, JANET L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,446.96 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFFO, DYLAN T Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $28,446.88 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEBAK, BENJAMIN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,446.85 Date 05/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, DOROTHY Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $28,446.26 Date 01/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADMAN, DONNA-MARIE Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $28,446.17 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOERGEN, LEE J, SR Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $28,446.04 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIKH, MARIA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $28,445.65 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, SHELLY R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,445.58 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, JESSICA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,445.58 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, RICHARD I Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,445.38 Date 12/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEYER, CATERINA M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,445.20 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, BARBARA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $28,445.04 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, SCOTT M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $28,445.02 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, PATRICK N Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $28,444.61 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGIN, BONNIE L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,444.39 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAJSZCZAK, SUNNY J Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $28,444.38 Date 11/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, PATRICIA A Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,444.19 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHIANN L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $28,444.16 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINZ, STEFANIE R Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $28,443.17 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, DONNA M Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,442.90 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAROCK, DANIEL LEE Employer name Malone CSD Amount $28,442.28 Date 10/30/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, RANDY R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $28,441.95 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, ERIKA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,441.94 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFNER, SARA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,441.94 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LISA C Employer name Malone CSD Amount $28,441.60 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LISA A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $28,441.59 Date 10/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GECHELL, JEREMIAH W Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $28,441.18 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINS, JANET A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $28,441.03 Date 02/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, PATRICIA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $28,440.36 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDEN, ROBYNE N Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,439.78 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUSSEAU, COLLIN R Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $28,439.44 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TASHIA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,438.41 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULSEN, SARAH M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,438.30 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNROE, KAYLEE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,438.29 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDER, MARC A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,438.29 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, BENJAMIN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,438.29 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIS-NIX, OLIVIA T Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $28,438.14 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILSON, SUZANNE K Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,437.85 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECLESIASTE, YVES G Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $28,437.61 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAVETIER, FRANCA M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $28,436.89 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FELICE, MARK Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $28,436.74 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, THERESA Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $28,436.33 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KAREN M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $28,436.11 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, DEVIN W Z Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $28,435.93 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINYATI, MAURICE S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,435.84 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECORE, MELINDA S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $28,435.74 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System