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 JOHNSON, YOLONDA S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $27,225.72 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, NEILA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,225.72 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, CATHRYN D Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $27,225.23 Date 04/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZILOTTA, JOYCE A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $27,224.75 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCE, ANNA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,223.94 Date 10/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKSBERRY, MARY C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,223.94 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, KATHRYN N Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $27,223.84 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDIES, PAULA M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $27,223.62 Date 09/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, PAUL F Employer name Village of Piermont Amount $27,223.50 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTENS, JULIE S Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,223.34 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMMONS, TRACY ANN Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $27,222.63 Date 01/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, LORETTA M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $27,222.04 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN-TWOMBLY, KATHERINE C Employer name City of Kingston Amount $27,222.03 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDAK, NICHOLAS G Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $27,221.74 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AARON, JEANETTE L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $27,221.71 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEA, RUTH C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $27,221.65 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDI, MARIA R Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $27,221.50 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $27,221.43 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMMACHER, ROSEMARY Employer name Holland CSD Amount $27,221.28 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, DENISE E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $27,221.24 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, HOLLY L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $27,221.22 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULEY, TRACEY A Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $27,220.70 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLZAPFEL, JOSEPH K Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $27,219.79 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGER, KAREN M Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $27,219.74 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, STEPHEN C Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $27,219.73 Date 02/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGO, PAUL G Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $27,219.58 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, JACQUELINE R Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $27,219.40 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LAURINGLE Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $27,219.19 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, WILLIAM E Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $27,219.09 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUZMAN, ERIKA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,219.04 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELLA, KRISTEN M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $27,218.99 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRETARA, ANTHONY D Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $27,218.60 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANSING, DONNA L Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $27,218.54 Date 03/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIESI-KORINEK, LIZANNE M Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $27,218.10 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, WILLIAM C Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $27,217.93 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, LUCILLE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,217.62 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, PATRICIA S Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,217.49 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, ALISA M Employer name Schuyler County Amount $27,217.45 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, MEGAN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $27,216.84 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, KATHLEEN M Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $27,216.53 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMIL, MARIE Y Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $27,216.50 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, LATONYA G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,216.22 Date 11/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODIE, HAKIM Employer name Department of Law Amount $27,216.18 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, ADAM E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $27,215.56 Date 10/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTO, JOHN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $27,215.43 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JOANNE S. Employer name Chenango County Amount $27,215.06 Date 06/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSTERHUS, SAMANTHA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $27,214.94 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, DIANE O Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,214.77 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, JOHN A, JR Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $27,214.73 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEALING, ALFREDIA F Employer name Chenango County Amount $27,213.47 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, CURTIS W Employer name Wheelerville UFSD Amount $27,213.39 Date 08/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIOTO, JOSEPH Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $27,213.09 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LINDA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $27,213.05 Date 11/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, TAMMY L Employer name Seneca County Amount $27,212.01 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDA, CATERINA Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $27,211.81 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, DANIELLE A Employer name Erie County Amount $27,211.35 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALNIMRI, REEMA M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $27,211.33 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDES, DONNA M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $27,210.55 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, MARK R Employer name Town of Genoa Amount $27,210.00 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHIGAN, KAYLA F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $27,210.00 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, AALIYAH N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $27,209.83 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODDY, BARBARA A Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $27,209.39 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, OMAR J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $27,209.23 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOOK, CHRISTINA A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $27,209.12 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLETT, JUSTIN M Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $27,208.62 Date 08/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OOT, ERIC L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $27,208.34 Date 05/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Liberty CSD Amount $27,208.01 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, ROXANE M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $27,207.82 Date 11/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTER-GROENING, KELLY Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,207.64 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCKBURN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $27,207.63 Date 11/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASNOCK, JOHN V Employer name Albion CSD Amount $27,207.08 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, AMBER A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $27,207.07 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIRICH, DAVID W Employer name Monroe County Amount $27,207.04 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, THERESA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $27,207.02 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARIC, DANIJAL Employer name City of Utica Amount $27,206.95 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANYAW, EHSER Employer name City of Utica Amount $27,206.95 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAY, MARY F Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $27,206.85 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HEATHER E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $27,206.69 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, THERESA M Employer name Selden Fire District Amount $27,206.31 Date 03/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDARD, CHARAE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,206.19 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICENTY, GUILLERMO Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $27,206.03 Date 01/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, BARBARA A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $27,205.78 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, TONI A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $27,205.30 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, WILLIAM L, III Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $27,205.27 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, ROBERT H Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $27,204.65 Date 05/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSUNKOYA, AFOLASHADE O Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $27,204.59 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATT-HANSCOM, ROSEMARY T Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $27,204.50 Date 03/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARG, THERESA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $27,204.45 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, KATHLEEN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $27,204.24 Date 04/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DARLENE L Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $27,203.89 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, JOSE, JR Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $27,203.56 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSA, NICHOLAS T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,203.12 Date 03/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD-FRANCIS, MARLENE Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $27,202.98 Date 08/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGERS, KAREN A Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $27,202.85 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORINA, NANCY L Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $27,202.25 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETCHER, MELISSA R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $27,201.78 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHEUR, JOEHANNA V Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $27,201.68 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKELLIE, GREGORY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $27,201.51 Date 02/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OEFELEIN, WASAYLE L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $27,201.48 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACKARD, AMY M Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $27,201.48 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System