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 KELLY, ADRIENNE M Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $27,376.58 Date 09/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHART, ARTHUR E, JR Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $27,376.42 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, NIDIA E Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,375.83 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENCEL, HEATHER M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $27,375.81 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTUNDA, DENISE L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $27,375.46 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUL, MEREDITH E Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $27,375.15 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JENNIFER L Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $27,375.08 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUSSBAUM, PAUL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $27,375.00 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSALONE, ANGELA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,374.98 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVATO, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,374.94 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCULLY, JODI Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,374.94 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, LIDA A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $27,374.82 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEMORANO, HAILEY Employer name Wayne County Amount $27,374.78 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, AMANDA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,374.26 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RITAMARY Employer name Town of Stanford Amount $27,374.23 Date 05/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTI, NICHOLAS J Employer name Village of Elmira Heights Amount $27,374.22 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILMOT, THERESA Y Employer name Cherry Valley-Springfield CSD Amount $27,374.04 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ALFRED P, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $27,373.98 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHTEG, TIMOTHY J Employer name Village of Arcade Amount $27,373.72 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, ALBERT Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,373.59 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGSTAFF, HEATHER A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $27,373.58 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNKENTELL, MARY ANN Y Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,373.43 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGBLOOD, JESICA C Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $27,373.19 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, EDWARD V, JR Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $27,372.96 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, EILEEN C Employer name Town of Canadice Amount $27,372.89 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSSICK, ERIC M Employer name Town of Shawangunk Amount $27,372.82 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BANZER, KAREN R Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $27,372.64 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, SASHA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,371.98 Date 11/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICKLER, DONALD Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $27,371.98 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, DAVID M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $27,371.04 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, MICHAEL J Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $27,370.79 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, HEATHER L Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,370.52 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARAGUSO, ANTHONY M Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $27,370.49 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, MELANIE D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,370.31 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARUFY, SARAH A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,370.30 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUGOTT, PATRICIA B Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,370.24 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, HELENE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,370.07 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LORI E Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $27,369.64 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIN, DANIEL J, JR Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $27,369.55 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $27,369.50 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZGODA, JENNIFER A Employer name Department of Law Amount $27,369.44 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JUSTIN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,369.41 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTESE, LUCY Employer name South Country CSD - Brookhaven Amount $27,369.13 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ELIZABETH J Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $27,368.91 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, CONOR M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $27,368.81 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANICKY, JEAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $27,368.75 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUX, CHRISTINE C Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $27,368.71 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANACONE, MEGAN F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,368.42 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, SAMANTHA J Employer name Hamilton County Amount $27,368.32 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, GREGORY J Employer name Tully CSD Amount $27,368.11 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEENS, WENDY M Employer name Livingston County Amount $27,367.11 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CYNTHIA R Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $27,366.87 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN-LARE, CHUKUMA C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,366.15 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, ADAM CW Employer name Schenectady County Amount $27,366.08 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,366.00 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, SUSAN E Employer name Town of Johnsburg Amount $27,365.80 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPHREY, RICARDO A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $27,365.69 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLER, AMIE E Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $27,365.35 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENKEL, FLORENCE B Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $27,364.95 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, ANGEL M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $27,364.92 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, CHERYLE A Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,364.80 Date 01/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUSHKARSH, LAURA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $27,364.29 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL-ALMEIDA, SHARON A Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,364.21 Date 09/21/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMATEER, DAWN M Employer name Town of New Baltimore Amount $27,363.95 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, SIRENA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $27,363.56 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, CHRISTINE J Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $27,363.56 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Union Amount $27,363.33 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA DE VILLATORO, CRISTINA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $27,363.15 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNES, DEBORAH A Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $27,362.68 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL F Employer name Wayne County Amount $27,362.17 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, DONALD E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $27,362.16 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANECK, DONALD M Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,361.73 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEISER, JESSE J Employer name Belfast CSD Amount $27,361.65 Date 11/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, KARRIE E Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $27,361.56 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, REBECCA L Employer name Malone CSD Amount $27,361.51 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, SUZZANNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,361.49 Date 02/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOY, ERNEST R Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $27,361.47 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVILLE, LISA Employer name Warren County Amount $27,361.15 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPARI, ROBERT M Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $27,360.72 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENDIN, JEFFREY R Employer name Department of Law Amount $27,360.70 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, XIANG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,360.65 Date 12/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSERT, J MARK Employer name Portville CSD Amount $27,360.01 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBIN L Employer name Town of North Harmony Amount $27,360.00 Date 02/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DOROTHY Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $27,359.97 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEGIN, DEBORAH Employer name Merrick UFSD Amount $27,359.86 Date 05/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERUN, WILLIAM D Employer name Webster CSD Amount $27,359.85 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, TAMMY L Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,359.82 Date 07/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENKE, CHARLES F Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $27,359.80 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, KIMBERLI A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $27,359.73 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSMAN, BARAKA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,359.68 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLISTER, PENNY L Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $27,359.58 Date 04/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACOMBER, JOANNE Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $27,359.40 Date 05/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERLEY, ROBIN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $27,359.18 Date 02/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENTHNER, BETH A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $27,358.71 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOK, ERICKA L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $27,358.62 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, PATRICK D Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $27,358.53 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUR, KATHLEEN M Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $27,358.42 Date 06/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMS, JANIECE N Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $27,358.36 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGNELLI, JEANMARIE Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $27,358.20 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIBBS, COLLEEN M Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $27,358.15 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System