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 LEO, LOUIS L Employer name Town of Windham Amount $27,270.15 Date 07/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELVIN Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $27,269.74 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKI, TIMOTHY J Employer name Brunswick CSD Amount $27,269.57 Date 11/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, LINDA T Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $27,269.17 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, LUDLOW L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,269.07 Date 12/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, BETTY JO Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $27,268.86 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JEANEILLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,268.84 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCHETTA, MICHELLE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $27,268.81 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, FRANKLIN, JR Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $27,268.73 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASENARINE, TULSIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $27,268.36 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANNICANDRO, DONNA L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $27,267.81 Date 12/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMAN, TAMMY L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $27,267.46 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, ASHLEY G Employer name Cortland County Amount $27,267.26 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNICHE, CAROL A Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $27,266.13 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAEGER, MARYANN Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $27,266.06 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, DEBORAH E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,265.67 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMACHER, CAREY A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $27,265.07 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, CAROL A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $27,264.53 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLETCHER, GORDON R Employer name Walton CSD Amount $27,264.38 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSTER, ONEA K Employer name City of Auburn Amount $27,264.32 Date 12/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, ANDREW J Employer name Fulton County Amount $27,264.24 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, BRENDA L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $27,263.69 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONE-RODRIGUEZ, GISELA A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,263.65 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, NICOLE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,263.64 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIN, RUSSELL M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,263.07 Date 11/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNES-POPE, CONSUELO M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,263.05 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND-KOHN, ANNABELLA Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $27,263.03 Date 10/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, KYLIE M Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,262.95 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KELLY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $27,262.94 Date 04/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WIE, NIKOLE M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $27,262.31 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, CASEY M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $27,261.81 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VACCA, KAITLYN E Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $27,261.51 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, KATHY S Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $27,260.96 Date 10/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, CINDY A Employer name Canaseraga CSD Amount $27,260.79 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, RYAN T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $27,260.66 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PETER L Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $27,260.25 Date 02/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDLON, EDWARD J Employer name City of Albany Amount $27,260.08 Date 09/21/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIDLO, MELISSA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $27,259.99 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZER, JAMES G Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $27,259.99 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRYSZAK, MARK A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,259.62 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, MELANIE I Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $27,259.60 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, LISA M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $27,259.48 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERA, PAUL E Employer name Wayne County Amount $27,259.34 Date 05/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, AMY B Employer name Erie County Amount $27,259.28 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRABON, SUSAN L Employer name Medina CSD Amount $27,259.24 Date 01/24/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, DEBORAH J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $27,259.17 Date 08/25/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRELINSKI, JOANNA Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $27,258.71 Date 12/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOW, TRENTON E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,258.70 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNA, MICHAEL R P Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $27,258.61 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSARETTI, ANNA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $27,258.55 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, TIMOTHY J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $27,258.51 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDA, MICHELLE M Employer name Sea Breeze Water District Amount $27,258.40 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNUM, LOWELL A Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $27,258.00 Date 04/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOHMAN, SANDRA R Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $27,257.11 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DEANNA L Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $27,257.09 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, PAMELA J Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $27,257.01 Date 04/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHERS, KENNETH J Employer name Cortland County Amount $27,256.85 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LARA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,256.81 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLASBY, CONNIE Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $27,256.50 Date 04/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, MICHELLE A Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,256.26 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, CAMILLE P Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,256.25 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, NANCY L Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,256.00 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, MICHEL W Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $27,255.89 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMI, DONNA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $27,255.80 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $27,255.42 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRENDA A Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $27,255.35 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPPEL, DEBORAH L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,255.30 Date 09/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEVEN, JAMES Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $27,254.85 Date 08/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, HUBERT Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,254.65 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ LOPEZ, DENISE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $27,254.62 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPP, NANCY A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $27,254.45 Date 06/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, ELIZABETH K Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $27,254.29 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRAW, CHERIE A Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $27,254.21 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, ALEXANDRA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $27,254.10 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN COURT, MARY C Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $27,253.87 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, TODD E, JR Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $27,253.32 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, LESLIE G Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $27,253.20 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTHOLOMEW, MARGARET O Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $27,253.17 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSH, BILLI D Employer name Homer CSD Amount $27,252.73 Date 08/04/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, CHARMAYNE P Employer name Town of Esperance Amount $27,252.24 Date 06/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNECKENBURGER, CHAD M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $27,252.11 Date 12/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADING, MARIA Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $27,251.76 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, LORI A Employer name Village of Mcgraw Amount $27,251.36 Date 06/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAVOR, KIMBERLY E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,251.10 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINGLE, CARMILE Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $27,251.08 Date 04/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEASHEAW, CHRISTOPHER W Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $27,251.07 Date 11/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, KATHRYN Y Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,250.91 Date 01/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, VALERIE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $27,250.58 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARY F Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $27,249.99 Date 10/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KAREN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,249.65 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPTON, GRACE E Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $27,249.37 Date 02/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISCH, ANNIE C Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,249.12 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ANN M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $27,248.65 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAHLEY, ERIC D Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,248.20 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMOL, PATTI A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $27,248.11 Date 11/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, EMILY Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $27,246.80 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMMER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Newark Housing Authority Amount $27,246.76 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALS, MARION Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,246.59 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGER, MILLICENT J Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $27,246.54 Date 03/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARELLA, MISTY L Employer name Broome County Amount $27,246.18 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System