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 JOHNSON, DAMON J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,805.94 Date 04/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ROBERT J Employer name Naples CSD Amount $27,805.84 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTIS, TIMOTHY T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 01/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, JOHN C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMQUIST, KEVIN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 06/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CASEY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, DAVID H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, BRIAN F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOCHOCKI, MICHAEL E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPARD, DEREK T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, JUDITH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MONICA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,805.77 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, AMANDA D Employer name Jefferson County Amount $27,805.50 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOYNE, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Clinton Amount $27,804.73 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, TIMOTHY A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $27,804.66 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORSEY, ALEYAH C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,804.52 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINO-VILLANUEVA, GABRIELA A Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $27,804.14 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASSER, MATTHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,804.06 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VARE, SHIRLEY A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $27,803.90 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEBOUET, DEBORA A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $27,803.74 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, MICHAEL D Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,803.16 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIATRAULT, NICOLE M Employer name Jefferson County Amount $27,802.89 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWDEN, CAROL A Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,801.99 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARFLER, LAYNE C Employer name Washington County Amount $27,801.95 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIARO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $27,801.92 Date 04/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ROSANNE Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $27,801.40 Date 10/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLSBY, FRANCYNE J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $27,801.22 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, JOHN W Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $27,800.96 Date 10/26/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, CLAUDIA R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $27,800.90 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEAD, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,800.42 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYTRANSKY, KARA M Employer name Columbia County Amount $27,800.09 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, JAMES J Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $27,800.00 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, DARLENE L Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $27,799.95 Date 07/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMERI, MATTHEW V Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $27,799.28 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, MATTHEW Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,798.95 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, BRUCE R Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $27,798.92 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUHN, KIM L Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,798.81 Date 10/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, JOSHUA J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $27,798.74 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETER, ALAN J Employer name Town of Enfield Amount $27,798.66 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, GEORGIA M Employer name Windham-Ashland-Jewett CSD Amount $27,798.65 Date 09/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, RENNEE M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $27,798.26 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERDEN, CAROL A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $27,798.04 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, ASHLEY R A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,797.82 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REKEMEYER, STEPHANIE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,797.58 Date 06/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN-CHOLIS, COLLEEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $27,797.22 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCHIS, ANTHONY J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,797.12 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, AMANDA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,796.78 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILO, ALEXANDRA Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $27,796.75 Date 10/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINE, ANDREW E Employer name Town of Ripley Amount $27,796.48 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, JOSHUA P Employer name Chateaugay CSD Amount $27,795.40 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELBOCK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $27,795.10 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDALL Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $27,795.05 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, MARY E Employer name Akron CSD Amount $27,794.92 Date 05/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, LESLIE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,794.61 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ANN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $27,794.28 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONSUL, STEFANIE R Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $27,793.66 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMLAW, KATHY M Employer name Town of Norfolk Amount $27,793.22 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, NANCY A Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $27,793.20 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIKE, KENNETH R Employer name Town of Batavia Amount $27,793.00 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, DAVID W Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $27,793.00 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, EVELYN Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $27,792.63 Date 11/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTIE A Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $27,792.24 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERTUCCI, GARY A Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $27,791.74 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, TIMOTHY J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $27,791.69 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, KAREN L Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,791.55 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, NICOLE J Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $27,791.36 Date 08/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, KIM M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $27,791.12 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, KARIN M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,791.09 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, CONFESORA Employer name Albany County Amount $27,790.24 Date 05/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWER, DEANNA KAI Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $27,790.13 Date 05/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEW, GAIL M Employer name Town of Warrensburg Amount $27,789.48 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACE, KELLY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,789.09 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMIT, ALEXANDRIA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,788.64 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTON, JOHN T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $27,788.58 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJER, WILLIAM J Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $27,788.57 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MARGARET R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $27,788.44 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, VALERIE P Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $27,788.44 Date 03/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGUNDES, MARIA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $27,788.10 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, GRACE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $27,788.06 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, LEWIS N Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $27,787.97 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYSON, RUTH E Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $27,787.86 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRICH, MARIA Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $27,787.61 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, KENNETH J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,787.58 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGLER, JAN M Employer name Sodus CSD Amount $27,787.00 Date 07/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JUSTIN D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $27,786.95 Date 09/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, WILFREDO R Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,786.43 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, PATRICK T Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $27,786.32 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, RACQUEL Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $27,786.26 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHLFELD, MARGARET Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $27,786.26 Date 11/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIERNIK, DANIELLE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,785.87 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMORY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $27,785.27 Date 10/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORIE, MARTA R Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,785.03 Date 08/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, L SUSAN Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $27,784.65 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIGIELSKI, SARAH A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,784.42 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, NICOLE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,784.34 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, IOLE Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $27,783.99 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARP, CELESTE R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,783.90 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WEZEMAAL, LAMONT E Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $27,783.90 Date 05/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, CHARLOTTE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,783.84 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System