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 HESTER, DUAN E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $25,752.21 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDBERG, LEE M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $25,751.94 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONSALVO, ADA W Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $25,751.55 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, PAULA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $25,751.16 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, EDWARD C Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,750.90 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGA, JANET Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $25,750.78 Date 03/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANARO, SAMANTHA C Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,750.76 Date 09/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMBY, KAROL A Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $25,750.24 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, CHAS L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,750.15 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSICH, THOMAS P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,750.00 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, BEVERLY Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,749.78 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPKINS, PAMELA R Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $25,749.71 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, CATHERINE M Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $25,749.66 Date 10/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNELLO, CYNTHIA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $25,749.35 Date 09/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNAN, SUZETTE R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $25,749.26 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFF, JOHN B Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $25,749.18 Date 09/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, NICHOLAS J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $25,748.98 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, DENISE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $25,748.96 Date 04/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTIER, DONNA E Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $25,748.69 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ANNMARIE I Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $25,748.56 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SVOBODA, LINDA J Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,748.49 Date 11/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTZ, PAMELA S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,748.34 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERA, CHARLENE M Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $25,748.34 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CHARLES M Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $25,748.08 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLE, DENISE M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $25,747.99 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, SUSAN P Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,747.58 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JOSUE O Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $25,747.36 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLEY, KEVIN R Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $25,747.12 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHN, EFFIE B Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,746.77 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOHNATHAN A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $25,746.66 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, NENA J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $25,746.47 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKEFELLER, SEAN W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,746.45 Date 05/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODD, DAMIAN A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $25,746.37 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPITO, KAREN A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,746.11 Date 02/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, RAYNER E Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $25,746.09 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, CHRISTINE A Employer name Comsewogue Public Library Amount $25,745.85 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, CAROL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,745.35 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYETT, MARY ANN Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $25,745.30 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAZELEY, SAMANTHA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,745.27 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORINE, TIFFANY M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $25,745.21 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLEY, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $25,745.07 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, PEGGY A Employer name Washington County Amount $25,744.63 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDY, SHAWN A Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $25,744.62 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORINGTON, RONALD L Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $25,744.52 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISTOWSKI, MARSHA E Employer name NYS Education Department Amount $25,744.34 Date 10/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORCOS, MARWAN Y Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $25,743.85 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABATINI, ANA M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $25,743.45 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, TAUREAN D Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $25,743.40 Date 10/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, DIANA E Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $25,743.29 Date 10/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTRELL, WENDY S Employer name Seneca County Amount $25,742.95 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, KEVIN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $25,742.80 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHAWN M Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $25,742.71 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, JIA-LI Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $25,742.53 Date 05/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, OLGA M Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $25,741.65 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIANO, TERESA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,741.26 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATE-ELKHOLY, ARLENE A Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $25,740.87 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, CHERYL L Employer name Town of Deposit Amount $25,740.66 Date 01/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE JESUS, FABIOLA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,740.36 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZEKAS, WILLIAM H Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $25,740.13 Date 10/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAO, YAN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,740.12 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, ALYSON R Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $25,740.00 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, LAURA L Employer name Orange County Amount $25,739.92 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNEHAN, LORI J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $25,739.82 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JACK R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $25,739.67 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPIRO, MARLEEN E Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $25,739.42 Date 11/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, COLLEEN A Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $25,739.21 Date 12/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERZWEILER, DIANA P Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $25,738.94 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGINIA, KAREN M Employer name Hutchings Childrens Services Amount $25,738.20 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMALEWICZ, ANNETTE M Employer name Albany County Amount $25,738.08 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DOREEN Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $25,737.92 Date 06/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERVICE, BRIANNA L Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $25,737.33 Date 05/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDLEY, BRENDA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,737.26 Date 09/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEATTS, TIMOTHY A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,737.25 Date 06/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAFFORD, TRISHA L Employer name Broome County Amount $25,737.06 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABEL, MAUREEN Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,736.53 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALETA, SANDRA M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $25,736.42 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUNSBURY, DEBORAH A Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $25,736.34 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, MICHELLE Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $25,736.32 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURGH, MICHAEL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $25,735.93 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, LESLIE B Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $25,735.50 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIARELLI, MICHAEL M Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $25,735.38 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ELIZABETH J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,735.24 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAIN, TRACY M Employer name Town of Madison Amount $25,734.91 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELSKEY, SHARON K Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $25,734.58 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRITY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,734.09 Date 01/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DAWN G Employer name Town of Van Etten Amount $25,733.25 Date 02/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERTENS, MATTHEW T Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $25,732.83 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZETTI, MARK B Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,732.19 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, WENDY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,732.15 Date 05/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, DORIS C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,732.14 Date 12/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEY, JOANNE Employer name Village of Rushville Amount $25,731.89 Date 07/14/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, KEVIN J Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,731.66 Date 09/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANTLE, NANCY N Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $25,731.64 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLCKMANN, MARY J Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $25,731.53 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, SUSAN L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $25,731.45 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENDRYSEK, EILEEN M Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,731.23 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWESKI, LEANNE R Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,731.23 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, EILEEN M Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,731.10 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, DARLENE M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $25,730.50 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGNAN, LINDA Employer name Chenango County Amount $25,730.25 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System