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 KLEIN, JULIE A Employer name Bryant Library Amount $26,482.50 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LELAND F, JR Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $26,482.43 Date 03/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWTON, ELLIS D J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $26,482.26 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PRAT, ALVARO E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $26,482.12 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRECO, WILLIAM H, JR Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $26,482.00 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STARR, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,481.40 Date 03/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPANELLI, MAUREEN D Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $26,480.51 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATHONG, DARA Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $26,480.15 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $26,480.14 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSMAN, MARVIN R Employer name Town of Orleans Amount $26,479.82 Date 02/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, KATHLEEN G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $26,479.55 Date 01/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCER, ROSE M Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $26,479.26 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, PAUL W, JR Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $26,479.07 Date 12/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASEMANN, DAWN C Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $26,479.03 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, SHERRY E Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $26,479.00 Date 10/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPRECHT, SEAN O Employer name Ogdensburg Bridge & Port Auth Amount $26,478.26 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, AARON T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,477.88 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEHRLE, WAYNE T Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $26,477.60 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, BRIAN K Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $26,477.46 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCA, MARGARET E Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $26,477.31 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, JEREMY M Employer name Allegany County Amount $26,477.12 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, BRECK A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $26,477.06 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, JENNIFER M Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $26,477.06 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, SHANNON M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,477.00 Date 04/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHARTIT, ABDELLAH Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $26,476.97 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,476.89 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAULDING, TAMARA J Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,476.87 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRKIN, ELLEN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $26,476.78 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IUVARA, MARY LOUISE Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $26,476.59 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHUONG, LINDA L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $26,476.13 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCHENOUGH, JULI S Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $26,475.98 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, AISLYN M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $26,475.91 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, CHRISTINA M Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $26,475.91 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MICHAEL J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $26,475.17 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, TERRENCE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,475.12 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, GRACE C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,475.12 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUBAKER, TERRI L Employer name Village of Mayfield Amount $26,475.01 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, NIA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $26,474.96 Date 09/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, THERESA M Employer name Clyde-Savannah CSD Amount $26,474.88 Date 11/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELO, JAMES Employer name Cayuga County Amount $26,474.66 Date 03/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, SHERRY L Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $26,474.33 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRE NON, SANDRA E Employer name Herkimer County Amount $26,474.06 Date 03/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, SHARNELL J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $26,473.91 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDNICKI, TAMMY B Employer name Erie County Amount $26,473.60 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASON, DALE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $26,473.17 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, KENT M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,472.60 Date 02/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAACS, PAMELA J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $26,472.55 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMP, DONALD R Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $26,472.01 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, ELIZABETH Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $26,471.81 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BILLIE J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $26,471.80 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, CYNTHIA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $26,471.74 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS-SANCHEZ, KIFFANIE E Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $26,470.85 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SHANNON L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $26,470.82 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSGAL, MARGARET G Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $26,470.80 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALLOCH, JOAN M Employer name City of Utica Amount $26,470.64 Date 01/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEDRICK, CYNTHIA A Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $26,470.62 Date 04/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, JAMES A, JR Employer name Delaware Academy C S D - Delhi Amount $26,470.62 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUCK, SHEILA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $26,470.50 Date 07/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LOUISE R Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $26,470.37 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELSASSER, SANDRA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $26,469.97 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCOME, JOHN C Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $26,469.88 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODETTE-KIRKLIN, BETTY D Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $26,469.60 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSS, VALERIE C Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $26,469.51 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLSON, MARY S Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $26,468.74 Date 07/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIS, MAURICE G Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $26,468.03 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, SUSAN A Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $26,467.80 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, NICHOLE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $26,467.76 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URQUHART, AMY L Employer name Sandy Creek CSD Amount $26,467.14 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, MICHELE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $26,466.21 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEZ, RAMON A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $26,466.19 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUS, JULIE A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $26,466.01 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, CATHERINE M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $26,465.64 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTT, WARREN P Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $26,465.60 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ASHLEY N Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $26,464.63 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, THERESA C Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $26,464.47 Date 12/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $26,464.25 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $26,464.21 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, TERRY B Employer name Central Islip Public Library Amount $26,464.19 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELOTTO, DONNA M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $26,463.81 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOD, HAZEL M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $26,463.74 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANAR, DALE R Employer name Eden CSD Amount $26,463.53 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNICK, KELLIE Employer name Town of Islip Amount $26,463.27 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JOSEPH P Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $26,463.25 Date 02/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFREY, ROBIN R Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $26,462.81 Date 09/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCURRY, KHYEEM O Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $26,462.78 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROVER, TAMMY B Employer name Wyoming County Amount $26,462.75 Date 01/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, LORRAINE D Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $26,462.59 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYRREL, EILEEN Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $26,462.37 Date 02/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, SAMANTHA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $26,462.35 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREGY, JOHN W, III Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $26,461.76 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENEKE, BARBARA I Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,461.64 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNA, LINDA E Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $26,461.64 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLAYSON, MARGARET N A Employer name Mount Vernon Ida Amount $26,461.52 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPAIN, KIERSTIN D Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $26,461.52 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JENNIFER Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $26,461.20 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLINO, KIM A Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $26,460.96 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARS, JENNA C Employer name City of Troy Amount $26,460.76 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LORRIE ANN Employer name York CSD Amount $26,460.64 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IADEVAIA, MARIA A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $26,460.50 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, TERRY Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $26,460.45 Date 03/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System