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 GOSNELL, DAVID R Employer name Peru CSD Amount $27,609.72 Date 10/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURA, CARLO G Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $27,609.63 Date 02/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, RASHI D Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,609.48 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, MARK D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,609.40 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKWICA, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Essex County Amount $27,609.25 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANETTA, SANDRA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,608.92 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELME, ABDHER F Employer name Rockland County Amount $27,608.74 Date 06/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSKAS, DORA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,608.63 Date 04/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL S Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $27,608.15 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERSON, OLYMPIA Y Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,608.15 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, CHERYL A Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $27,607.94 Date 10/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLYCORD, CORINNE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,607.30 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDOFF, MICHELLE P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,607.29 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, VICKIE L Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $27,606.24 Date 11/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, SUSAN M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $27,605.52 Date 09/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUTHIT, CRYSTAL R Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $27,604.95 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, JULIE A Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,604.94 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHARYN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,604.30 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILOTTI, JACQUELINE Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,604.11 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULCI, LOUIS R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,604.07 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRITZEL, DEBORAH D Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $27,604.00 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUGH, JEREMY P Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $27,603.86 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMSTEAD, HOWARD S Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $27,603.74 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, MYRLANDE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,603.68 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENS, LEANN E Employer name Chenango County Amount $27,603.50 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILMOT, LISA H Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $27,603.29 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARZO, CHAD M Employer name Putnam County Amount $27,603.14 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIRO, LISA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $27,602.94 Date 05/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, ANTHONY J Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,602.45 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOULETTE, CONNIE A Employer name Hammond CSD Amount $27,602.45 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZLER, MARY A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,601.84 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, CORINNE J Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $27,601.64 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, JONATHAN C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,601.11 Date 04/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, BRIAN D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $27,600.96 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISTO, MICHAEL D Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $27,600.91 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, SAMANTHA L Employer name Greene County Amount $27,600.74 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVILLE, LEILA O Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $27,600.17 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, JUAN C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,599.83 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSELL, DONALD R Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $27,599.61 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, KELLY J Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $27,599.40 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Middletown Amount $27,599.39 Date 02/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TINA M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $27,599.21 Date 12/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIG, MARK L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $27,599.06 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKS, JENNIFER J Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $27,598.80 Date 08/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JAMES M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $27,598.38 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERSHAY, SUSAN A Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,598.36 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JELENEVSKY, LIDIA H Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $27,598.07 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLAN, LAWRENCE J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $27,598.07 Date 05/14/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITER, CHRIS A Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $27,598.03 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDENBRAND, LUCY ANN Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $27,597.45 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $27,596.80 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, JESSICA L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,596.79 Date 08/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROW, ANNE C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $27,596.45 Date 09/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSNER, ANNETTE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,596.44 Date 01/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKMAN, LORI P Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $27,596.26 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALS, MICHAEL D Employer name Village of Geneseo Amount $27,596.25 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSZEWSKI, DIANE C Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,595.81 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBITAILLE, THOMAS C Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,595.56 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMASIEWICZ, ELIZABETH R Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $27,595.52 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, CLIVE L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $27,595.39 Date 05/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLENHOFF, HOLLY S Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,595.33 Date 06/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, BRENDA J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,595.08 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, AARON A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,594.84 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIANCE, THOMAS R Employer name City of Albany Amount $27,594.59 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, PATRICIA M Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $27,594.57 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODHAMS, KRISTY A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $27,594.28 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAITOR, DAVID, JR Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,594.28 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUS, SCOTT R Employer name Melville Fire District Amount $27,594.00 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDDLESTON, COLLEEN A Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $27,593.89 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATH, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,593.85 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, VICTORIA L Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $27,593.85 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEF, HELEN A Employer name Canastota CSD Amount $27,593.68 Date 06/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, SAMANTHA L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $27,593.38 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYSON, MICHELLE R Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $27,592.98 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KYLE D Employer name Madison County Amount $27,592.64 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTERS, EBONY L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,592.60 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JACQUELINE E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,592.41 Date 10/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBUSKI, DEBORAH Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $27,592.36 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, PATRICIA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $27,592.32 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARROW, CONNIE A Employer name Broome County Amount $27,591.96 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADOLINI, CHRIS J Employer name Cortland County Amount $27,591.84 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, MARY ELLEN Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $27,591.51 Date 10/21/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN W Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $27,591.26 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CURRY, DULCIE A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $27,590.99 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENAN, TERRANCE D Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,590.06 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROM, RITA M Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $27,589.98 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RICKFORD Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $27,589.93 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, ELAINE C Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $27,589.81 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TINA M Employer name Albany County Amount $27,589.73 Date 08/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEOLA, CAROLE J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,589.40 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDAGE, JAMES F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,588.36 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, RICHARD A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,588.33 Date 10/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, SHERRI R Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $27,587.93 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, SUSAN L Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $27,587.78 Date 12/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROTHERTON, NICOLE D Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,587.33 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARAGON, LISA D Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,587.12 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Town of Worcester Amount $27,587.08 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, GERARD Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,586.81 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLION, LESLIE J Employer name Holley CSD Amount $27,586.79 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAISH, JEFFREY C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,586.35 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System