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 MELFI, STEVEN A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $26,268.35 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, ELIZABETH C Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $26,268.16 Date 07/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWABEL, DEBORAH L Employer name Eden CSD Amount $26,267.71 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAJDUK, NANCY R Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $26,267.60 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, KIM L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,267.32 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENZ, STEVEN J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $26,267.21 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URDANG, CARRIE A Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $26,266.51 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, VICKI L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $26,266.29 Date 03/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUST, JAMES E Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $26,265.93 Date 08/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, CAROLINE M Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $26,265.13 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELIA, PAULA J Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $26,264.81 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALZER, LUCIAN P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $26,264.53 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERIKSON, SARAH A Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $26,263.66 Date 09/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELONGE, LAWRENCE E Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $26,263.51 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JACQUELINE S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,263.16 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, MALLORY J Employer name Finger Lakes St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $26,262.88 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, RONALD A Employer name Walton CSD Amount $26,262.75 Date 03/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDIN-FEHL, ANGELA M Employer name Washington County Amount $26,262.63 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, CRAIG S Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $26,262.56 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, BRENDA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,262.53 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JOHN J Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $26,262.31 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHN, ASHLEY M Employer name Albany County Amount $26,261.94 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSALACQUA, SARAH J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $26,261.72 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIPLEY, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Town of Veteran Amount $26,261.23 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNHAM, ALEXIS A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $26,261.13 Date 11/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLMAN, KHARI T Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $26,260.76 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANTALOS, NILSA I Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $26,260.12 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, STEPHANIE E Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $26,260.10 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, FAWN L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $26,260.05 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTER, RAYMOND L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $26,259.49 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAIMOWITZ, JACQUELINE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $26,258.41 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKDEN, AUDREY M Employer name Edmeston CSD Amount $26,258.38 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, LAWRENCE W, JR Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $26,258.24 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRAM, PATRICIA L Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $26,258.14 Date 05/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHASTANY, JESSICA E Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $26,257.69 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, LORI A Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $26,257.33 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINGER, ERIC Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $26,257.00 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMELLA, CHARLES Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $26,256.92 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSON, LORA L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $26,256.20 Date 11/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, MARK W Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $26,255.88 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBBS, STACY M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $26,255.78 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LORETTA L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $26,255.48 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIECEZAK, THERESA Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $26,255.22 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENODIN, DEBRA L Employer name Poland CSD Amount $26,255.13 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDIN, CORRI M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $26,254.97 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERNICE, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $26,254.93 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, THERESA Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $26,254.92 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOTI, MARY N Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $26,254.92 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFORD, MARY A Employer name Oswego County Amount $26,254.80 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLAND, JULIE M Employer name Boces-Franklin Essex Hamilton Amount $26,254.70 Date 07/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, BARBARA A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $26,254.67 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMIGLIETTI, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $26,254.50 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCOIS, TONYA L Employer name Rockland County Amount $26,254.44 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, BRENDA J Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $26,253.94 Date 10/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, DIANA G Employer name New York Public Library Amount $26,253.77 Date 10/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINSELLA, HANNAH D Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,253.58 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, JESUS A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $26,253.58 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZELEY, TERESSA A Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $26,252.36 Date 09/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, LINDA L Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $26,252.28 Date 01/18/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINNEMA, DERK M Employer name Village of Manlius Amount $26,252.21 Date 03/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIVAS, JUAN P Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $26,251.78 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLACK, DANNY L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $26,251.55 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLO, CAROLE N Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $26,251.50 Date 01/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTH, NICKOLAS A Employer name Village of Delhi Amount $26,251.38 Date 07/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAFA, NICOLE M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $26,251.34 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRASYE, BRAD M Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $26,251.05 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILES, THERESE M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $26,251.02 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEJE, VLADIMIR Employer name City of Albany Amount $26,250.89 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GINNIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Madison County Amount $26,250.27 Date 07/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, TRAMALE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $26,250.19 Date 03/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THELLIYANKAL, MARYKUTTY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $26,250.10 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASBER, NORENE A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $26,250.10 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHESMAN, CAROLYN G Employer name James Prendergast Library Amount $26,249.94 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGEAU, STACEY M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $26,249.52 Date 10/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MINCK, JEANNE E Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $26,249.09 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, DONNA Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $26,248.39 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUSEN, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $26,248.20 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, JEANNE M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $26,248.00 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKOK, RHONDA R Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $26,247.99 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCH, KATHIE A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $26,247.78 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, STEVEN P Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $26,247.70 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIUS, JENNIFER Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $26,246.85 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERRY L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $26,246.76 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEBORAH G Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $26,246.75 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHPUR, TERRANCE M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $26,246.05 Date 09/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WILLIAMS, SUZANNE M Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $26,245.79 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPLE, STEPHANIE G Employer name Town of Long Lake Amount $26,245.55 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTEGG, MELODI D Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $26,245.33 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, MONIKA M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $26,245.20 Date 03/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNZION, JAMES F Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $26,244.99 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEFER, MELISSA A Employer name Hornell Housing Authority Amount $26,244.97 Date 11/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUSHAJ, ELIZABETH ELLIOTT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $26,244.89 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHBANKS, ELISABETH R Employer name Cornell University Amount $26,244.72 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABOCSI, JAMYE J Employer name Livingston County Amount $26,244.54 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ANTHONY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $26,244.40 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGER, DARLA E Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $26,243.82 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENSEL, GAIL J Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $26,243.16 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, AMY R Employer name Chemung County Amount $26,243.11 Date 08/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CAMERON J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $26,243.10 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, ALAN H Employer name Solvay UFSD Amount $26,243.00 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System