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 WALDEN, CLAYTISHA B Employer name Education Department Amount $27,518.03 Date 12/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DIANE M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,518.00 Date 06/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGANA, MARLO C Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $27,517.95 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LUCKIE, KARA E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $27,517.79 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORVAN, MATILDA A Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $27,517.54 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, DIANE R Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,517.53 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, PETER J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,517.41 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, DEBORAH E Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $27,516.89 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRINGSHAW, MELTON H Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $27,516.69 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRESHER, DENISE E Employer name Spencer Van Etten CSD Amount $27,516.07 Date 10/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, DENISE Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,516.05 Date 06/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINE, LISA Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $27,515.68 Date 05/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTNER, MERI A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $27,515.61 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEACHMAN, RENA L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $27,515.42 Date 08/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRIDGE, MARCUS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,515.38 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAUSE, JOHN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,515.36 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZEE, KELVIN Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $27,515.10 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ARLENE J Employer name Franklin County Amount $27,514.94 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODINE, NICHOLAS C Employer name Town of Victor Amount $27,514.89 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, CHARLES P Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,514.74 Date 07/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARY, MICHAEL C Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $27,513.96 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROISMAN, ROMINA S Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $27,513.90 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AULEY, EILEEN Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $27,513.90 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DARNELL L Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $27,513.78 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHANI, JAYSHREE A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $27,513.70 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, LINDA M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $27,513.58 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DARLENE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $27,513.54 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYKIN, DONNA J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $27,513.30 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERHEYN, LISA B Employer name Niagara County Amount $27,513.29 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, JAMES J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $27,513.12 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, CHRISTINE A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $27,512.72 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, KRISTINA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,512.67 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JACQUELINE R Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $27,512.62 Date 08/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLARUSSO, JOHN D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,512.44 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, SUSAN J Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $27,512.38 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAROLETTI, KELLY-ANN Employer name Wantagh Public Library Amount $27,511.52 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, ROBERT J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $27,511.20 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, LISA A Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $27,511.08 Date 01/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELANGER, RICHARD J Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $27,510.82 Date 02/07/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, MADONNA S Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $27,510.24 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAU, DAVID A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $27,509.80 Date 08/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPO, JUSTIN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,509.48 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLO, MARITZA Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $27,509.36 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICIGLIANO, KATHRYN Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,509.26 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPERUS, KENDRA R Employer name Village of Newark Amount $27,509.20 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACANO, MELISSA R Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $27,509.19 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANIFAN, LORRIE M Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $27,509.07 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, DEBRA D Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $27,508.66 Date 01/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANKOWSKI, GABI Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $27,508.57 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NSHIEWAT, KHULOUD Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,508.12 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERLINE, ROBIN A Employer name Cortland County Amount $27,507.99 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERINE, JENELLE R Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $27,507.83 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NABORS, ELAINE G Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $27,507.27 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, MELISSA A Employer name Camden CSD Amount $27,507.25 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEJANDRO, KAREN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $27,507.07 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, DEBRA ANN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $27,507.04 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, ANNETTE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $27,506.84 Date 10/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTI, JOLENE P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $27,506.76 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, NANCY J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,506.67 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIRD, RICHARD J Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $27,506.26 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LAWRENCE R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $27,506.21 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERMAN, DONNA E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $27,506.05 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, VICENTE S Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $27,505.46 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTENHAUER, KAREN P Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $27,505.42 Date 11/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, SEAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $27,505.21 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTENHOFF, KARA A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $27,505.17 Date 06/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY-WILKINSON, KATHERINE M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $27,504.99 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISEY, MICHELE E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,504.89 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, ARCHANGELA R Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $27,504.88 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INMAN, LYNDA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $27,504.81 Date 10/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, JACQUELINE A Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,504.42 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, TRICIA M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $27,503.93 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERREAULT, RICHARD W Employer name Groton CSD Amount $27,503.86 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RAYMOND P Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $27,503.56 Date 04/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, HALEY E Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $27,503.03 Date 02/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDOLLA, TASHA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,502.87 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIGHMEY, ZACHARY C Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $27,502.77 Date 07/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKARD, REBECCA S Employer name Ontario County Amount $27,501.50 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, SARAH A Employer name Ontario County Amount $27,501.42 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR-THORNE, LISA D Employer name Ulster County Amount $27,501.35 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Union Amount $27,501.28 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, LISA M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $27,501.26 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, KELLY R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $27,500.90 Date 02/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, MEGAN T Employer name Office Parks,Rec & Hist Pres Amount $27,500.80 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELCHIOR, SUSAN L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $27,500.74 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, KRISTINE D Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $27,500.53 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPHETE, JIMMY Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $27,500.37 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZIO, MELODY A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $27,500.08 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, SHANNON M Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,500.00 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, WENDY A Employer name Town of Allegany Amount $27,500.00 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARILLE, LINDSAY M Employer name Dutchess Co Resource Rec Agcy Amount $27,500.00 Date 08/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDKOWSKI, JOHN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $27,500.00 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTURANO, MARY J Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $27,500.00 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOTOLIS, THEO J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $27,499.96 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHOLD, KELLY R Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $27,499.94 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, JOHN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $27,499.88 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, FRANCES J Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,499.55 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEARHOOD, EMILY J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $27,499.50 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSDORF, DEBRA K Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $27,499.44 Date 02/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URCUIOLIO, MARGARET A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $27,499.40 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System