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 JENKINS, PETER C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,730.29 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, STACEY A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $27,729.95 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYMAN, MARK D Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $27,729.49 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $27,728.74 Date 10/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRYKER, JAMES F Employer name Greene County Amount $27,728.62 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIZZO, NICHOLAS, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,728.41 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, DONNA Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $27,728.32 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ERIN S Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $27,728.26 Date 04/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CRYSTAL J Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $27,728.01 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, KAREN Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,727.20 Date 11/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINCHAK, NANCY J Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $27,727.01 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, JULIE A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $27,726.41 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUETTE, DARREN Employer name Village of Antwerp Amount $27,726.40 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATINA, AILEEN M Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $27,726.40 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SEAN, JR Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $27,726.29 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACEY, JACQUELINE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,725.70 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BEVERN, TIMOTHY P Employer name Corning Community College Amount $27,725.21 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIT, MAURIE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,725.14 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAT, STEVEN W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,724.64 Date 02/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEONAUTH, BHUWANDEO Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,724.08 Date 02/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, CHELSEA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,723.87 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, LYNN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,723.40 Date 11/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-BARNES, CASSANDRA A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $27,723.30 Date 01/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, BARBARA A Employer name Granville CSD Amount $27,723.15 Date 01/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARDAS, DEBORAH J Employer name Education Department Amount $27,722.95 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MARK J Employer name Broome County Amount $27,722.92 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATEMAN, JOANNE L Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,722.91 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, MARY L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,722.84 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARE, KATHERINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,722.43 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, CATHERINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,722.22 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGNALL, RYAN J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $27,722.19 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, SHIRLEY A Employer name Warren County Amount $27,722.19 Date 04/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CATHERINE L Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $27,722.13 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARANGELLO, THOMAS J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,721.94 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, MINERVA Employer name Orange County Amount $27,721.87 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZULEWICZ, BRIDGETTE Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,721.63 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LODER, MARKIS Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,721.24 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AREND, TINA K Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $27,720.95 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFILIPPO, MATTHEW Employer name Education Department Amount $27,720.94 Date 12/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAFEDE, RAFFAELLA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,720.92 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTER, BRID M Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $27,720.50 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, ODAINE A Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $27,719.88 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGELLO, DAWN M Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $27,719.17 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGER, GAIL D Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $27,719.15 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARVARO, ANTHONY M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,718.92 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COBB, ADAM A Employer name Town of Coventry Amount $27,717.91 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IORLANO, ALYSSA C Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $27,717.41 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLE, BETSY M Employer name Downsville CSD Amount $27,716.97 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTLE, CASSANDRA M Employer name Tompkins County Amount $27,716.71 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUATTRONE, LAURIE A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,716.67 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADY, BETH V Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $27,716.54 Date 09/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JACQUELINE J Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $27,716.42 Date 11/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, LEROY V Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,716.18 Date 04/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIGLE, SHARON M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,716.18 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRANO, ALBERTA Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,716.01 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, SARA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $27,715.48 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, BERNICE Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $27,715.24 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, JOHN P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,715.22 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SYKES, KIMBERLY D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,715.08 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALVORSEN, ROSANNE Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $27,714.84 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSI, KATHERINE E Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $27,714.66 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JENRIE G Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,714.21 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, MURIEL E Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $27,713.59 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURCH, FATIESHA T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $27,713.25 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, MICHAEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,712.97 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZ, STEVEN R Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $27,712.73 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTURA, DEBORAH Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $27,712.65 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, ETHAN J Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $27,712.42 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, BROOKE A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $27,712.28 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, LUCY K Employer name Franklinville CSD Amount $27,711.69 Date 09/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMARRO, NICOLE L Employer name Washington County Amount $27,711.24 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, PATRICK D Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $27,709.75 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLING, PHILIP J Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $27,709.66 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATES, KACHINA N Employer name Albany County Amount $27,708.95 Date 06/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCA, MICHELLE M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $27,708.75 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, COLETTE L Employer name Chautauqua Lake CSD Amount $27,708.72 Date 03/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RHONDA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,708.71 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABER, BRIAN Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $27,708.64 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EZZO, DONNA L Employer name Alden CSD Amount $27,708.54 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALACHOVIC, REBEKAH A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $27,708.30 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARIE A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $27,708.28 Date 07/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAN, KEVIN R, SR Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,708.15 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROULEAU, DORI A Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $27,707.77 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELL, HANNAH K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,707.49 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHROP, CATHERINE J Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $27,707.25 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, KAREN L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $27,707.19 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPE, CATHY P Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $27,706.85 Date 12/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, DEBRA J Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $27,705.94 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,705.70 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JAMEL E Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $27,705.60 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JASMINE A Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $27,705.56 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, SALLY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $27,705.49 Date 05/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINOR, MARY K Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $27,705.13 Date 05/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ELISABETH Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $27,704.97 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLETTA, DOROTHY L Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $27,704.92 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUG, JONATHAN R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,704.38 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NEILL, MICHAEL A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $27,704.15 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSAESSER, DAWN L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $27,704.14 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRUS, MITCHELL Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,703.70 Date 12/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TIMOTHY S Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $27,703.50 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System