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 GARDNER, KEVIN L Employer name Oswego County Amount $27,246.18 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWSON, DEBORAH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,246.18 Date 02/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, DINORA Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $27,246.02 Date 03/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MELINDA Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $27,245.89 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURSINO, LINDA A Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $27,245.69 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMISTON, TAMMY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $27,245.68 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENTI, EVAN J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,245.41 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDENBERGH, CAROLIN E Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $27,245.36 Date 11/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRING, APRIL J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $27,245.15 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULCO, RICHARD P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $27,245.08 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITHERBEE, CALEB B Employer name Albany County Amount $27,244.72 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, RICHARD D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $27,244.64 Date 11/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERON, LUDLOW G Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,244.42 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, AIMEE R Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $27,243.94 Date 02/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MC KENZIE S Employer name Chemung County Amount $27,243.90 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMEC, COLLEEN A Employer name Town of Greenwich Amount $27,243.80 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHARITY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $27,243.67 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERRY, KATHLEEN J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $27,243.44 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFMANN, MARJORIE A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $27,243.30 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, SARAH J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,243.25 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODEFELD, CINDY A Employer name Connetquot Public Library Amount $27,242.68 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, MATTHEW D Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,242.52 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTES, MARY ANN Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $27,241.69 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ANTHONY R Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $27,241.48 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMEY, LINDA M Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $27,241.28 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALIUKAS, VYTAS R Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $27,240.98 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAWSKI, THOMAS J Employer name Village of Brocton Amount $27,240.94 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, THOMAS J Employer name Nassau County Amount $27,240.60 Date 04/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHMAN, CLAUDIA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $27,240.57 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, EMILY MG Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $27,240.48 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITONE, LISA ANN Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $27,240.10 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, AMY T Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $27,240.00 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAL, HOLLY P Employer name Department of Health Amount $27,239.63 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDAUGH, KATHERINE S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $27,239.43 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIESSEL, MAUREEN C Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $27,239.12 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAIE, MELINDA S Employer name Lewis County Amount $27,238.95 Date 07/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIESMORE, CAROL M Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $27,238.44 Date 09/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ALAYNE D Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $27,238.12 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOAT, LINDA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,237.76 Date 04/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRRELL, PATRICIA M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $27,237.68 Date 02/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTIGLIOLA, COLLEEN A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $27,237.49 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KATHLEEN S Employer name Ontario County Amount $27,237.43 Date 02/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, CHRISTINE A Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $27,237.19 Date 06/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHMA, MICHAEL H Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $27,237.17 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINO, JESSE E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $27,237.00 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMSEY, JOELLE Employer name Greece CSD Amount $27,236.25 Date 07/27/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, HILARY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $27,235.97 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAHI, MORSHIDA R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $27,235.91 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORGE, DIANE P Employer name Delaware County Amount $27,235.26 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNOLINI, FRANK D Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $27,235.19 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KIM R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,234.48 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCAN, SUSAN P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $27,234.22 Date 08/10/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA-BOSCH, ELIZABETH Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $27,233.79 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREED, MICHAEL J, II Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $27,233.63 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIAM, SEAN Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $27,233.62 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, BONNIE L Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $27,233.60 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, RICHARD A Employer name Albany County Amount $27,233.54 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEHIR, EVELIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,233.43 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEUFERT, CHRISTINE M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $27,233.39 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTENSEN, LAURIE H Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $27,233.05 Date 02/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, GAIL A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $27,232.91 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTAS, ROSANNE Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $27,232.75 Date 02/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEOWN, MARGARET E Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $27,232.74 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURSEN, NICHOLE M Employer name Lake Placid CSD Amount $27,232.73 Date 02/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, MICHAEL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,232.22 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTER, MARY LOU Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,232.16 Date 11/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, EILEEN E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $27,231.98 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ROBERT E Employer name Village of Newark Amount $27,231.59 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEDERBAUM, JANE Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $27,231.59 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAES, DANIELLE N Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $27,231.57 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLMAN, WILLIAM B Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $27,231.45 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, RAYMOND S Employer name Village of Schuylerville Amount $27,231.01 Date 06/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRONE, JANET A Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $27,231.01 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, NATHAN C Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $27,230.79 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLESON, SAMUEL R Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $27,230.76 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONDRAKO, TINA M Employer name Central Valley CSD Amount $27,230.74 Date 02/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMIANO, DONNA R Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $27,230.62 Date 06/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERWIN, NICHOLAS D Employer name Gilboa-Conesville CSD Amount $27,230.57 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, HAROLD, JR Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $27,230.33 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAY, DANIEL W Employer name Lake George CSD Amount $27,229.95 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNUR, NOREEN F Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $27,229.93 Date 03/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISER, JESSICA L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $27,229.61 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Chautauqua Amount $27,229.60 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, KAITLYN D Employer name Delaware County Amount $27,229.58 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALLMAN, GINA A Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $27,229.46 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANKUS, ELIZABETH Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $27,229.08 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $27,229.05 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, MECHELLE Employer name Warren County Amount $27,228.96 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVRERI, VINCENT A Employer name City of Albany Amount $27,228.80 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANZONERI, JOSEPH Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $27,228.54 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KRISTIN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $27,228.46 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROSE, DEBRA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,228.18 Date 08/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONRAD, COREY W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,228.16 Date 02/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, STACY Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $27,227.56 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, EDWARD P Employer name Putnam County Amount $27,227.43 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERESI, CONNOR T Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,227.34 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, NICHOLAS R Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $27,227.20 Date 06/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYAH, JAMES D Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $27,226.79 Date 12/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JEFFREY T Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $27,226.63 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, MICHELE J Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $27,226.49 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System