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 LEACOCK, ANDREA C Employer name Warren County Amount $27,541.32 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, JENNIFER L Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $27,541.19 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, PENNY S Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $27,541.19 Date 09/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNARD, LEAH R Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $27,541.10 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPCHYAN, RUZANNA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,540.97 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, SHAWNA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $27,540.96 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOND, MARY B Employer name Harrisville CSD Amount $27,540.55 Date 10/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIPER, ALEXA L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $27,540.53 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JESSICA D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $27,540.25 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, ANATALIA C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,540.09 Date 10/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, DAVID J Employer name Massena CSD Amount $27,540.03 Date 08/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, PAMELA J Employer name City of Oneonta Housing Auth Amount $27,540.00 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTWIRT, RITA Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $27,539.78 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISWALL, VIRGINIA C Employer name Town of Olive Amount $27,539.54 Date 01/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLYKER, RICHARD J Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $27,539.51 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, BARBARA A Employer name Arkport CSD Amount $27,539.21 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JILLIAN M Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $27,538.75 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODLEWSKI, PATRICIA L Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $27,538.57 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUME, NICHOLAS R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $27,538.56 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, MICHELE L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $27,538.50 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE-DOBUSH, PATRICIA M Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $27,538.13 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINA, JACQUELYN Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $27,538.11 Date 01/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, NICHOLAS Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $27,537.77 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFKOWITZ, ABRAHAM S Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,537.72 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, BARRY D Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,537.72 Date 05/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, KATHY O Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $27,537.57 Date 09/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, BARBARA L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,537.56 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURORE, LAURIANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $27,537.28 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONT, CORI A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,537.25 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIANO, BRIANNE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,537.04 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCAK, JONATHAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,536.19 Date 10/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, CONSTANCE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,536.15 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, TEMIEA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,535.95 Date 04/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ-BAUTISTA, NORMA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,535.52 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $27,535.12 Date 08/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, BERTREM L Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $27,534.94 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SHARON R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $27,534.65 Date 05/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, AUDREY A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,534.46 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERKEN, DANIEL L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,534.36 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, JAMES W Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,534.24 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CRYSTAL S Employer name Malone CSD Amount $27,533.60 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZELLA, MARIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,533.46 Date 12/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, LINDA S Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $27,533.46 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUISTHELMY, BERNARD Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $27,533.20 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DEBRA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $27,533.06 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, ADAM B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,532.97 Date 10/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KIMBERLY B Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $27,532.79 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINCHILLA, CHRISTINA A Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $27,532.52 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGRAZIO, DEBORAH J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,532.46 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, SHANIA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $27,532.44 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLENKOPF, JUSTIN D Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,532.21 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZI, JONATHAN D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $27,532.21 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEFFREY E Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $27,531.98 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, NICHOLAS H Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,531.82 Date 12/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANK, LAURA E Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $27,531.20 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIN, KEVIN A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $27,530.95 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBURKA, H CATHERINE Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $27,530.88 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, TERESA M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,530.69 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ERIC D Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,530.56 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, JENNA J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,530.18 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHERYL Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $27,530.00 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JEANNE M Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,528.81 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADISH, KATHLEEN E Employer name Massena CSD Amount $27,528.81 Date 09/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUFLITA, MELISSA O Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $27,528.56 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIENECK, GINA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,527.83 Date 02/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZAN, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $27,527.80 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, TRAVIS R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,527.69 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RACHEL N Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,527.65 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUENHAUER, JESSICA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,527.50 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, WENDY E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $27,527.40 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, KARLA L Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,527.35 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, WENDY L Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $27,526.53 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDHART, LORI L Employer name Schoharie County Amount $27,526.47 Date 04/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, WILLIAM J Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $27,525.69 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESOLEK, TIMOTHY P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,525.39 Date 09/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, MARY K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,524.59 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, LYNNETTE A Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $27,524.47 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUCK, JENNIFER L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $27,524.45 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERENKA, ROBERT L, JR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $27,524.42 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, PATRICIA A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $27,524.22 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANGIO, ANNA Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $27,524.17 Date 09/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN EPPS, MARK K Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $27,524.02 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, THOMAS J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $27,523.57 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, ALEXANDRIA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,523.45 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ DOMINQUEZ, MARIA Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $27,523.44 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURHAM, KYLE R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,522.75 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLUE, MICHAEL A Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $27,522.65 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSTEN, BARBARA A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $27,522.62 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KICK, AMY M Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,522.36 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARVAIYA, NASIM Employer name Ontario County Amount $27,521.55 Date 10/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDIGAN, BARBARA A Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,521.30 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BRITTANY R Employer name Department of State Amount $27,521.25 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINNEY, HOLLY A Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $27,519.99 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINTL, GARY R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,519.90 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEVAN, TERESA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $27,519.55 Date 10/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNSON, BRIAN M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $27,518.83 Date 07/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, KRISTEN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,518.78 Date 04/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTIMER, NICKISHA M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $27,518.60 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $27,518.22 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DORIS Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $27,518.10 Date 03/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System