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 LAVERY, LISA M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,681.03 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, LESLIE D Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,680.84 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, NANCY A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $27,680.81 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, SANDRA A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $27,680.78 Date 07/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTER, GEORGE W Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $27,680.65 Date 07/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOROZYNSKI, TAMMY L Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $27,680.64 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, TERESA A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $27,680.50 Date 06/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZEPANSKI, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $27,680.09 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGUE, LUKE D Employer name Town of Bolton Amount $27,679.81 Date 04/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, KATHRYN C Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $27,679.58 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, MARGUERITE R Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $27,679.46 Date 11/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, DOUGLAS D Employer name Town of Bradford Amount $27,679.42 Date 07/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAGLE, BETH A Employer name Broome County Amount $27,679.22 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, PATRICIA M Employer name Broome County Amount $27,678.22 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAINE, ROBERT D, JR Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $27,678.07 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, JAYMES H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,678.02 Date 06/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPP, MELANIE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $27,677.56 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THYROFF, VALERIE P Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,677.29 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE ROY, KAREN E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $27,676.83 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMES, TASHEEMA S Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $27,676.73 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDELL, MELISSA G Employer name Walton CSD Amount $27,676.73 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKNESS, KAREN L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,676.44 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDY, TRICIA A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $27,675.61 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHING, MILDRED O Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $27,675.44 Date 09/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, DEBRA L Employer name Town of Schodack Amount $27,675.40 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, KRISTIE A Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $27,674.48 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMERS, JODY M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $27,674.43 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULDER, RUSHATA A Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $27,674.37 Date 08/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKLEY, SALLY A Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $27,674.20 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLFORD, ALICE Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,674.06 Date 01/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIBBITTS, JUSTIN J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,673.77 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, YVETTE E Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $27,672.93 Date 09/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, MADELIN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,672.86 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, CYNTHIA R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $27,672.77 Date 09/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, ROBERT, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,672.10 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURKEE, SARAH N Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,672.04 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILOR, BRIAN W Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $27,671.91 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITZEL, JEANNE L Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,671.42 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, ILENE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $27,671.30 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEASKERN, JOSHUA D Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $27,671.22 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, MARILYN Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $27,671.19 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHER, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $27,671.16 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCKEL, SCOTT D Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $27,670.92 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANCE, STEVEN A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $27,670.89 Date 11/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, DEWAYNE L Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $27,670.12 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKINSON, JAMES Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,669.80 Date 12/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, EUGENE, JR Employer name Addison CSD Amount $27,669.05 Date 01/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, DEBORAH L Employer name Erie County Amount $27,668.86 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, AARON J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $27,668.78 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARDINK, GARRETT J Employer name Panama CSD Amount $27,668.26 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, LINDA D Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $27,667.63 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, DAVID Employer name NYC Judges Amount $27,667.32 Date 09/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RUTH C Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $27,667.13 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITRAVICH, KELSEY R Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,667.08 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONZONE, DENISE Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $27,667.08 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JEANNE C Employer name Camden CSD Amount $27,666.98 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPANION, KIMBERLY J Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $27,666.60 Date 05/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, JAMIE S Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $27,666.40 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, ANNE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $27,666.24 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, OLGA M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $27,665.72 Date 11/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROBERTA L Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $27,665.67 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SARAH L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,665.57 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JOHN E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $27,665.41 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNISS-JACKSON, SHELLY A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,665.30 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, THELMA JEAN Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,664.57 Date 11/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDEL, MICHELE Y Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $27,664.40 Date 02/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NENDZA, MICHELE M Employer name Erie County Amount $27,664.25 Date 07/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERS, LINDA L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $27,664.08 Date 03/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, WENDY M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $27,663.43 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCKING, LINDA C Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,663.30 Date 09/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, GAIL M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $27,663.29 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, DANA F Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $27,663.15 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, RISA I Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $27,662.94 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLOM, GLENN M Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $27,662.90 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESTER, SHARON L Employer name Erie County Amount $27,662.67 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, ANDREA N Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $27,662.11 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUDEANS, JUSTINE P Employer name East Quogue UFSD Amount $27,662.10 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TANYA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,661.94 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK T Employer name Village of Malone Amount $27,661.88 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAIO, CHRISTINE D Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,661.69 Date 12/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, JEANE M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $27,661.66 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIENER, ANDREW J Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $27,661.63 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, TAMMY L Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $27,661.45 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, ANDREW J Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $27,660.74 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCHELLE, ROCKY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $27,660.64 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JAMES A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $27,660.61 Date 06/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHIE, AVA W Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,659.84 Date 09/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KELLY J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $27,659.84 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, RICHARD Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $27,659.70 Date 01/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIGAN, JEANNE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,658.98 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, AYMEE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,658.85 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEADNELL, COLLEEN P Employer name Warren County Amount $27,658.55 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANISH, JASON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,658.27 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, AVA Employer name Roosevelt Public Library Amount $27,658.03 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALARCON, RENZO G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,657.86 Date 07/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, SHANNON M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $27,657.68 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRETOUS, DARLYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $27,657.62 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEET, LYNNE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $27,657.58 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, DEBORAH J Employer name Allegany County Amount $27,657.38 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMORA, PATTI L Employer name Town of Saranac Amount $27,657.09 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System