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 GOODMAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $28,203.02 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKLEY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $28,202.99 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIAN, JENNIFER K Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $28,201.42 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEEBLES, RICHARD E Employer name West Carthage Housing Auth Amount $28,201.27 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKFORD, LAURIE P Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $28,200.87 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ELIZABETH L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $28,200.23 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUVIGNE, COLIN S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $28,200.00 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERDUTI, KAREN M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,199.75 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, ANGELA V Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $28,199.61 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, CHARLES E Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $28,199.42 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUJAWA, TRACEY L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $28,198.99 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNTHANER, JANET M Employer name Erie County Amount $28,198.71 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, LYNETTE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,197.73 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWARD, KEENA P Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $28,197.48 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, MEGAN E Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $28,197.32 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, SHANE S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $28,197.29 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, ROBERT B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,197.21 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE KRAMER, RITA A Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $28,197.07 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, TONYA L Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $28,196.78 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, KEVIN J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,196.00 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN STAVEREN, JASON K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,195.98 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLIN, JANELLE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,195.93 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAN, SEAN M-E Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $28,195.74 Date 03/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CHARLES A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $28,195.47 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, JACK A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $28,195.01 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULBERT, SUE E Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $28,194.54 Date 01/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, COLBY N Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $28,194.10 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKY, KELLY J Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $28,194.01 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGDON, DANIEL J Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $28,193.79 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, RUTH L Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $28,193.78 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWIE, MICHELE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,193.65 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, VICTOR G Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $28,193.49 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINOLD, SHELLY L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,193.33 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KIMBERLY S Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $28,192.88 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MATTHEW C Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $28,192.63 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIRO, CAROLYNN D Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $28,192.55 Date 11/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, MARIE J Employer name Erie County Amount $28,192.37 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORCSOK, STEVEN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,192.30 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMS, ELISE E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,192.30 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DANIEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,192.30 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SHERLYNE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,192.30 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, SUSAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,192.30 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEMMEL, LINDA A Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $28,192.16 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TRACY R Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $28,191.92 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, ERIC A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $28,191.60 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, ARTEMIS D Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,191.21 Date 12/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, ROBIN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $28,190.51 Date 10/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASSEL, JOSEPH C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,190.43 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORNILLO, IRENE A Employer name Village of Greene Amount $28,190.40 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, STEFANIE M Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $28,190.18 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, JAMES A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $28,190.07 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MARIA B Employer name Island Park Public Library Amount $28,189.84 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DARLA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $28,189.73 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, CATHERINE J Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,189.62 Date 03/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, ROBERT F JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,188.87 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, DALE W Employer name Moriah CSD Amount $28,188.46 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZLETT, CAROL E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $28,188.30 Date 11/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, SHEILA L Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $28,187.81 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDY-DIX, JESSICA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,187.27 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACIEJKO, MELINDA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,187.04 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CHRISTINE N Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $28,186.90 Date 11/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, BRIANA K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,186.77 Date 06/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCELLIERE, RITA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $28,186.73 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, RUTH A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $28,186.68 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERGER, JILL M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,186.52 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, DIANE K Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $28,186.29 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCULES, CANDICIA S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $28,186.23 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MARY M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,185.93 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, TAMMY E Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $28,185.21 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,185.19 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DANNY J Employer name City of Elmira Amount $28,185.12 Date 12/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KEVIN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $28,185.06 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KAREN M Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $28,184.09 Date 06/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCHMAN, CRISTOPHER M Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,184.07 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTH, BOBBY R, JR Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $28,183.82 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUSPER, ASHLEY L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $28,183.14 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLISTER, JEANNETTE M Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $28,182.93 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, VIVENE C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,182.76 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDO, GIOVANNA G Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,182.45 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, LAURIE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $28,182.45 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JILL Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $28,182.43 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, KAREN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,182.35 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLEY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $28,182.02 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, DORCAS A Employer name Albany County Amount $28,181.70 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIANO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $28,181.20 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARMER, ROBERT Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,180.94 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, PATRICK G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $28,180.77 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERION, DEBORAH A Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,180.54 Date 10/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, MICHAEL L Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $28,179.95 Date 09/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, DESIREE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,179.94 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKO, APRIL N Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $28,179.80 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPELAND, DARA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,179.73 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, THERESA M Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $28,179.55 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELE, NICHOLAS V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,179.51 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, BRIAN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,179.51 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DA SILVA, MICHAEL S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,179.42 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELIO, MAUREEN B Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $28,179.32 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODWAY, DOLORES Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $28,179.32 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSLEY, ROCHELLE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $28,179.19 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, AIMEE L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $28,179.10 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System