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 LANNON, ADAM T Employer name Newark Housing Authority Amount $28,411.95 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, CLARA A Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $28,411.54 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LORETTA L Employer name Town of North Norwich Amount $28,411.45 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, EDWARD Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $28,411.27 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, RAI L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $28,411.25 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JASON Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $28,411.13 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPF, MICHELE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $28,410.94 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTELLA, MARISA ROSE Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $28,410.74 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANTLEY, TAMMY A Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,410.69 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INFANTINO, LOUIS Employer name Village of Patchogue Amount $28,410.01 Date 03/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, JASON E Employer name Albion CSD Amount $28,409.67 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROTHMANN, ADRIANA M Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $28,409.16 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ABRAM M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $28,409.13 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATI, JAMES L, JR Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $28,409.06 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLAK, DEBORAH K Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $28,409.06 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GEORGE A Employer name City of Beacon Amount $28,408.98 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, BRIAN L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $28,408.74 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETARY, TYRONE D Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,408.50 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSS, MICHAEL T Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $28,408.33 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWALD, WENDY S Employer name Town of Lewis Amount $28,407.51 Date 04/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANHEIM, THOMAS C Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $28,407.39 Date 07/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, SARAH E Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,407.16 Date 04/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENDARSKI, DONNA Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $28,407.08 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSLEY, ROSALIND A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $28,406.44 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMM, ANGELA R Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,406.43 Date 08/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, LARRY D Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $28,406.17 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOOTZ, MICHELE J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $28,406.05 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEELAND, ERIKA G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $28,405.36 Date 05/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARY J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $28,404.39 Date 04/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ROBYN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,404.35 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PETER F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $28,404.15 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, MARIA D Employer name Greene CSD Amount $28,403.98 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLA ROCCO, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $28,403.60 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLVIN, NATALIE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,403.11 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLUETER, LISA Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $28,403.02 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YODER, RYAN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $28,403.00 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEPELIDIS, MARIA Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $28,402.60 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, JENNIFER A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $28,401.81 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, BARBARA M Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $28,401.77 Date 03/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, JOSEPHINE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,401.49 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWSON, ERIKA S Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,401.49 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES-STEWART, EVELYN Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $28,401.34 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ASHLEY M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $28,401.34 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, GARRY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,401.21 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PLANTE, BRYAN P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $28,400.05 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATHCART, WENDY R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $28,400.04 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JOHN K Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $28,399.28 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CALLAGHAN, NOREEN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,398.80 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, LOUISE A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $28,398.79 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAJANKOVA, MARIA Employer name Sullivan County Amount $28,398.71 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARD, SCOTT M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $28,398.04 Date 09/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROSE S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,397.88 Date 10/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, TANIA MEJIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,397.74 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCHMANN, TIFFANY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $28,397.63 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, JOSE L Employer name Orange County Amount $28,397.54 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICKBUSH, IAN T Employer name Town of Dayton Amount $28,397.50 Date 03/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, CHERYL M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $28,397.48 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTT, WAYNE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $28,397.39 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERO, VICTOR O Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,396.99 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, GALENTHA R Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $28,396.77 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARDINO, GEORGINA M Employer name Sullivan West CSD Amount $28,396.74 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, SUZANNE Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $28,396.65 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETT, CHERYL R Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $28,396.52 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGAN, CHARLES J Employer name Clinton County Amount $28,396.31 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, KYLE D Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $28,396.17 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, GREGORY S, JR Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $28,396.09 Date 06/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEUBERT, DAMIANA L Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,395.57 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYOLINO, PETRONILA A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $28,395.36 Date 10/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSKA, DIANE M Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $28,395.23 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, LOIS D Employer name Marathon CSD Amount $28,395.19 Date 09/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, DEIRDRE E Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $28,395.13 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ANTHONY S Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $28,395.04 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARISIS, CHERYL H Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,394.99 Date 02/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAINE, SHAWNA K Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $28,394.68 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ERIC F Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $28,394.48 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYTSEVA, YUNONA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $28,394.39 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LILLO, STEVEN W Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $28,394.25 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MARC Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $28,394.19 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSOLAZIO, BENJAMIN S Employer name Tuckahoe UFSD Amount $28,394.05 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, JOANNE E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $28,393.65 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, ANTHONY J Employer name Broome County Amount $28,393.53 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, KELLIE J Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $28,393.46 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALVE, MARIE FLORENCE Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $28,393.19 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOOMES, ARETHA M Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $28,392.50 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, KATHERINE R Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $28,392.29 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPAN, BARBARA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,392.00 Date 06/23/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, CHARLENE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $28,391.35 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSMOLA, JOANN C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,390.72 Date 11/19/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEAMON, ROBIN E Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $28,390.53 Date 10/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOUTS, JONATHAN E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $28,390.24 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACE, ANGELA B Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $28,390.22 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUARNIZO, JOSE Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $28,389.55 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JANET Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,388.98 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTNER, JEROME M, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,388.84 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, BRIAN A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,388.44 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSSON, KAELEE C Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $28,388.39 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, AMBER N Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,387.36 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, SUZANNE V Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,387.34 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMANSKY, YAROSLAV Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $28,387.26 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUGIER, KELVIN J Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $28,387.05 Date 01/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System