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 TORPEY, LEON H Employer name Scio CSD Amount $28,128.96 Date 05/04/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, CHARLES Employer name Cornell University Amount $28,128.85 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRON, MATTHEW R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,128.64 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMCHUK, KAREN E Employer name Akron CSD Amount $28,128.13 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, SCOTT B Employer name Franklin County Amount $28,127.96 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGSWORTH, NATALIE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,127.89 Date 10/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, MICHELE L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $28,127.70 Date 11/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURVIL, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $28,127.50 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ORLANDO Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,127.33 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITER, LESLIE A Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $28,126.71 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, COREY T Employer name Oswego County Amount $28,126.50 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMS, ERIC A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $28,126.49 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, LEIGHA K Employer name Erie County Amount $28,126.33 Date 06/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, CANDICE L Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $28,125.40 Date 04/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRICKE, KELLY A Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $28,125.34 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPH, TANEA S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,125.15 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNS, MARIJA Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $28,125.06 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADLEY, DAN R Employer name Village of Cape Vincent Amount $28,125.03 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NOAH Z Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $28,125.00 Date 11/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, EMILY R Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $28,125.00 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTFOOT, LANA Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $28,125.00 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, ROMANNA M Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $28,125.00 Date 04/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTIAGO, MICHAEL F Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,124.95 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBACK, MAGGIE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $28,124.56 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, NICHOLE R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,123.91 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREW, PATTI L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $28,123.75 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHTIRI, JASAR Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,123.59 Date 08/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOADWICK, DENISE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,123.49 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, RYAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,123.05 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAROSIA, GEORGIA A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $28,121.96 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINA, FILIPPA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $28,121.91 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, MARY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $28,121.83 Date 02/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JOYCE L Employer name Genesee County Amount $28,121.68 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MELISSA A Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $28,121.58 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, GARY M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $28,121.43 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUSE, TRACEY L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $28,120.55 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, MYRA O Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,120.29 Date 06/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBO, LINDA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $28,120.29 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JOSHUA R Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $28,120.09 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, SANTA I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,119.41 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REY, SUE ELLEN Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $28,119.38 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATWIJKOW, GIRARD R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,119.31 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLQUITT, JAMES R Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $28,119.03 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, SAMUEL Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,119.00 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOSS, FREDERICK D Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,119.00 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKETT, MICHAEL O Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,119.00 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEEPER, MELISSA K Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $28,119.00 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARESE, CARRIE A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $28,118.60 Date 06/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $28,118.59 Date 09/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JANNA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,118.19 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMANN, ROBIN C Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $28,118.15 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SHANNON O Employer name Cayuga County Amount $28,117.91 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPINEAU, JULIANNA L Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $28,117.88 Date 10/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARICO, THERESA L Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,117.66 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAS, COLLEEN M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,117.66 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBURGH, KATHERINE Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $28,117.66 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA GAVIRIA, JENNY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $28,117.63 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHITE, JENNIFER R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,117.48 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LESTER C Employer name Laurens CSD Amount $28,116.92 Date 08/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSEN, CARL E Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $28,116.79 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONER, TERESA J Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $28,116.66 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHRBACK, JENI L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $28,116.44 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURD, FRANK E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,116.03 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, GEORGE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,115.86 Date 01/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, TAMMIE L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $28,115.81 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURLO, DAVID J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $28,115.58 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURFARO, CYNTHIA S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $28,115.56 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, KATHERINE E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $28,115.49 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWSTER, CHARLES P Employer name Village of Forestville Amount $28,115.13 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIRSOVA, ANNA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,114.80 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, TRUDY T Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $28,114.59 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RUTH M Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $28,114.18 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, QUEEN M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $28,113.95 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KATRINA A Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $28,113.80 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTZ, PAUL D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $28,113.75 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAZEVIC, DURDICA Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $28,113.66 Date 04/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MARIE L Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,113.60 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADESSE, MANYAHLISHAL Y Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $28,113.30 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABBERT, SUSAN S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $28,113.18 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, SHARECE Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $28,113.09 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIER, LORETTA Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $28,112.88 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LA CHELLE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,112.82 Date 03/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUARD, CRYSTAL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,112.81 Date 07/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBEE, JOSEPH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $28,112.74 Date 01/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JANET M Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $28,112.44 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, THOMAS LEE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,112.18 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLEY, DALTON M Employer name Village of Walton Amount $28,111.20 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGE, ALEX L Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $28,111.18 Date 01/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, GILBERT S Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $28,110.92 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, KENRICK R Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $28,110.79 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSTON, KISWANA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $28,110.76 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIGORSKY, SARA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,110.25 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ANTHONY J Employer name Charlotte Valley CSD Amount $28,109.95 Date 10/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $28,109.80 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, CATHERINE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $28,109.58 Date 05/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KRISTEN B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $28,109.45 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, LINDA L Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $28,108.68 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, TERESA S Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $28,108.29 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHI, BENINO Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $28,108.10 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NICHOLE M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,107.00 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System