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 CLUNE, MOLLY S Employer name Schuyler County Amount $26,507.34 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, SUSAN L Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $26,507.32 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEOLI, ELIZABETH M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $26,507.20 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPAGNI, WENDY R Employer name Tully CSD Amount $26,506.99 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSS, MICHAEL E Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $26,506.84 Date 12/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSSIAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,506.79 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DENNIS J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $26,506.61 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, JUDY A Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $26,506.28 Date 02/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, GELSOMINE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $26,506.09 Date 11/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAFARDINI, SANDRA JW Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $26,505.46 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETRICK, EMILY F Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,505.34 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERT, PATRICIA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,504.58 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREER, STEVEN W Employer name City of Kingston Amount $26,504.51 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTEN, CRAIG R Employer name Fort Edward UFSD Amount $26,504.14 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, DAVID L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $26,503.50 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, JEFFREY M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $26,503.15 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KIMBERLY M Employer name Scio CSD Amount $26,502.77 Date 03/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ERICA C Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,502.25 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, JOAN E Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $26,501.65 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINA, MARQUIS ANTONIO Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,500.99 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEFFENS, MATTHEW R Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,500.99 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, LORETTA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $26,500.78 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARADORI, PAULA Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $26,500.73 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRENGER, MARY A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $26,500.66 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMINO, CATHERINE A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $26,500.55 Date 11/29/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, CORY W Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $26,500.50 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEMENT, JAMES W Employer name Newark CSD Amount $26,500.43 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC GREGOR, EDITH L Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $26,500.33 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, SUZANNE C Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $26,500.31 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBLER, LINDA A Employer name Attica CSD Amount $26,499.95 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY-DUNN, KOLLEEN M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $26,499.51 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, MARY A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $26,499.35 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ERICA J Employer name Chenango County Amount $26,499.26 Date 03/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, GABRIELLE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,499.19 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, FRANCIS, JR Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $26,498.92 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRAXL, KURT W Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $26,498.79 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLER, VICTORIA M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $26,498.21 Date 11/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILERT, SUSAN C Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $26,498.06 Date 10/30/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAHAM, DEDRA J Employer name Greene CSD Amount $26,497.87 Date 07/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTE, DEIRDRE Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $26,497.81 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLER, JESSICA R Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $26,497.59 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, ROBERT C Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $26,497.56 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTO, ROXANA Employer name Patchogue-Medford UFSD Amount $26,497.42 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADSWORTH, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $26,497.27 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEDEON, JEANNIE Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $26,497.26 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, CHAPAL Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $26,496.90 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, MICHELE J Employer name Panama CSD Amount $26,496.77 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TERRI-ANN Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $26,496.64 Date 10/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, ASA D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,496.51 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCASTER, BETHANY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $26,495.98 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINKIEWICZ, REBECCA R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,495.70 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, JOHN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,495.70 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMBERG, PETER C Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $26,495.45 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, PEDRO A Employer name Fulton County Amount $26,494.75 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUHAN, JUANA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,494.53 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Village of Fairport Amount $26,493.89 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, LISA C Employer name Tioga County Amount $26,493.02 Date 06/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENBY, CAROL M Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $26,492.90 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, AMBER J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $26,492.42 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, MARIE T Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,491.96 Date 04/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTAGNIER, JAMIE C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,491.87 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, SHEON O Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $26,491.80 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEZYK, CHRIS M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $26,491.77 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTRIGHT, DAVID M Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $26,491.58 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARAVELLI, JOSEPH F Employer name Village of Castleton-On-Hudson Amount $26,491.50 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, CHRYSTAL M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,491.10 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUCKER, LAQUISHA K Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $26,491.07 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, DEANNA M Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $26,490.87 Date 09/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSSELL, THOMAS J Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $26,490.62 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DARREN M Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $26,490.34 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLASSAI, ROBIN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $26,490.01 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, FRANK A Employer name Ellicottville CSD Amount $26,489.97 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERTIN, RICHARD J Employer name Orange County Amount $26,489.80 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELESE, GIUSEPPINA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $26,489.42 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIMLER, KELSEY E Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $26,489.40 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, VERNETTA L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $26,488.80 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRIERI, JESSICA L Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $26,488.24 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINKERHOFF, ABBY Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $26,488.22 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLSTEIN, DARLENE F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,488.20 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, TAMMY A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,488.20 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, PORTIA MAE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,488.20 Date 09/23/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENGUPTA, PANNA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,488.20 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PAMELA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,488.20 Date 10/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENZA, LORRAINE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,486.93 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MORIA, KEITHA A Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $26,485.84 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENKEN, SUSAN M Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $26,485.79 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, SHERRY D Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $26,485.44 Date 04/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EREMITA, PATRICIA A Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $26,485.10 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALUSHA, TRACY Employer name Town of Ontario Amount $26,485.03 Date 12/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, NICOLE Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $26,484.79 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, KATHLEEN M, MRS Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $26,484.63 Date 10/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, LINNEA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,484.60 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRAN, EMMA R Employer name Department of State Amount $26,484.40 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, MARCELA M Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $26,484.29 Date 03/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDLE, SETH A J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,484.15 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, TRISHA A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $26,483.76 Date 06/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, DANIEL R Employer name Town of Islip Amount $26,483.16 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOSTER, DAWN K Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $26,483.02 Date 09/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, LEANN M Employer name Village of Avoca Amount $26,482.88 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANAVOS, LAURETTE K Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $26,482.63 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System