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 BELLARD, GINGER E Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $28,178.95 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURCIO, JOANNE T Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $28,178.81 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADGER, ROSEMARY M Employer name Greene CSD Amount $28,178.74 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSEL, JOSEPH E Employer name Erie County Amount $28,178.65 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOSO, BARNABY Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $28,178.40 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, TIFFANY N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,178.20 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TANIQUE Q Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,178.20 Date 05/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, DAWN E Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $28,178.20 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, KATHLEEN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,178.08 Date 02/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, SCOTT M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $28,177.90 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, KELLY L Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $28,177.82 Date 12/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNN, CONSTANCE R Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $28,177.76 Date 11/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOCCHI, RUGGERO Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $28,177.71 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTO, SEAN A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $28,177.56 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANO, TIANA S Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $28,176.92 Date 02/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNERS, KRISTIN L Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $28,176.75 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name L'HUILLIER, A SUE J Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $28,176.74 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, SHANE M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $28,176.73 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, LYNETTE L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $28,176.46 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, JAIME E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,175.88 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNMAN, NICHOLAS C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,175.88 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-REED, FELICE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,175.72 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILROY, TIMOTHY C Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $28,175.46 Date 08/27/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, LAWANDA N Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $28,174.92 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC RAE, ERNESTINE R Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $28,174.61 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASZKIEWICZ, JOSHUA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,174.55 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIELLO, DOMINICK A, III Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,173.62 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, SUSAN H Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $28,173.62 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, TRICIA A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $28,173.24 Date 04/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, DOROTHY MICHELLE Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $28,173.04 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBIK, FRANCINE S Employer name Erie County Amount $28,172.41 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, RHODA A Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $28,172.18 Date 11/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTRAM, ROBIN L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $28,171.57 Date 04/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, MARILYN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,171.40 Date 06/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETE, FRANCISCO Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $28,171.08 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUSA, CLARA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,170.26 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, SCOTT F Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $28,170.04 Date 02/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEH, MICHELLE C Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $28,169.13 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ZACHARY J Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $28,168.85 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HALLORAN, JOSEPH D Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $28,168.77 Date 06/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CAROLINE A Employer name Town of Hyde Park Amount $28,168.05 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, EUGENIA Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $28,167.66 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIR, LAILA P Employer name City of Albany Amount $28,167.09 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTO, RHONDA L Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $28,166.05 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JENNIFER ELLEN Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $28,166.01 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRONZ, ERIC Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,165.70 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, SHAUN M Employer name Putnam County Amount $28,165.15 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGAL, FREDERIC M Employer name Willsboro CSD Amount $28,165.12 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGEL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,164.92 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, WILLIAM C Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $28,164.90 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REHBERG, KIM I Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,164.87 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADEOSUN, OLUTOLA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $28,164.85 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, PATRICK M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $28,164.54 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDO, MINDY C Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $28,164.44 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, DAVID H Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $28,164.37 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ABIGAIL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,164.24 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, SHARON J Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $28,164.11 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVAGLIA, ANTHONY G Employer name Broome County Amount $28,163.62 Date 09/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, JOHN T Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $28,163.60 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, JEAN MARIE Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,163.47 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERSTROH, TOBI E Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $28,163.46 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, HELEN L Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $28,163.32 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNEGAY, NIYA N Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,163.26 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERTON, CODY J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $28,163.05 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRYLOF, KENNETH J Employer name Franklin County Amount $28,162.72 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIN, JARROD C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,162.24 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATSTONE, SPYDER A Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $28,161.88 Date 10/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUTRI, CLARK D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,161.80 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAWROWICZ, TIMOTHY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,161.53 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MARY ANN Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,160.84 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLUM, LATOYA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,160.60 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERGLER, JOSHUA J Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $28,160.22 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIDENTE, NICHOLAS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,159.87 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $28,159.77 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALCEDO, JACMIN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $28,159.50 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVINE, LILLIAN R Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $28,159.32 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITING, ANDREA Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $28,158.59 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KELVEY, STANLEY L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,158.59 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TAMMY A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $28,158.59 Date 11/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANICA, BARBARA A Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $28,158.58 Date 02/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORMANDO, PAMELA N Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $28,158.05 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBEL, MARCIA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,157.55 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KAREN M Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $28,156.89 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, WINIFRED A Employer name Erie County Amount $28,156.76 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCH, PATRICIA E Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $28,156.49 Date 10/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARD, CATHY Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,156.40 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHID, KHWAJA M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,155.61 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, ANITA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $28,155.59 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, KRISTEN L Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $28,155.32 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, WENDY Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $28,154.88 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKS, STEPHEN L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,154.22 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $28,154.21 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JESSICA L Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,153.96 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MARILYN A Employer name East Williston UFSD Amount $28,153.96 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, MICHELLE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $28,153.69 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCTOR, BARRY C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,153.53 Date 05/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRACZEK, BRITTANY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,153.33 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, AUTUMN J, MRS Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,153.32 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRETCH, STEVEN T Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $28,153.13 Date 04/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DENISE M Employer name Frewsburg CSD Amount $28,152.91 Date 12/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System