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 MORNELLI, KAYLA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $25,639.62 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAA, RONALD E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $25,639.42 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, MATTHEW J Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $25,639.42 Date 03/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, ZACHARY T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $25,639.27 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAJARIAN, RONDA L Employer name Greene CSD Amount $25,639.05 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDEVANT, CARALINDA M Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $25,638.85 Date 06/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCHAK, W DENNIS Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,638.51 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, DEBRA A Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,638.12 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, TYRONE Employer name City of Albany Amount $25,637.82 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, AUDRA L Employer name Warsaw CSD Amount $25,637.00 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,636.83 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TARIG R Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $25,636.33 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPERSBERGER, DAVID M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $25,636.23 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN KUREN, JAMES R Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $25,635.84 Date 12/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIAS, MICHELLE D Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $25,635.32 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVERS-MAIN, KELLY A Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $25,635.32 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STELLEY, DOUGLAS W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $25,635.23 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIPA, GENNARO E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $25,635.06 Date 03/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, KEVIN R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $25,635.00 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, MELANIE L Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $25,634.60 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZEL, KRISTEN N Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $25,634.39 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUHAS, JAMIE L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $25,634.39 Date 12/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGOLIA, SHERI L Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $25,633.79 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, JOHNNY LEE Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $25,633.69 Date 05/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAVARONE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $25,633.64 Date 03/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, BARRY A Employer name NYS School Bd Association Amount $25,633.48 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, ALICEA V Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $25,633.13 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, JOHN F Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $25,632.92 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNCZUR, CODY P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,632.80 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ATTOMA, CHERI L Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $25,632.21 Date 11/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, RICHARD S Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $25,632.15 Date 01/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, WILLIAM S Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $25,631.78 Date 02/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, RITA E Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $25,630.97 Date 01/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBERRY, LORRAINE M Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $25,630.92 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIL, ERIC P Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $25,630.89 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, JENNIFER A Employer name Broome County Amount $25,630.67 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVILA, MARTIN J Employer name Town of Victor Amount $25,630.66 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELO, THOMAS N, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,630.64 Date 05/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, CYNTHIA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,630.60 Date 01/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODWIN, JENNIFER A Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,630.59 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, LINDA L Employer name Village of Whitney Point Amount $25,630.56 Date 05/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSIMATO, WENDY Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $25,630.44 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, DANA E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $25,630.42 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLARREAL, MARIE P Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,630.39 Date 05/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIN, LUCAS M Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $25,630.23 Date 10/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JANE M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,630.07 Date 09/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JULIAN Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $25,629.93 Date 07/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINKEL, ROSANNE Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $25,629.81 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINTERGERST, KIMBERLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,629.48 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESECK, DARLENE A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $25,628.82 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KAREN M Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $25,627.92 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMUDA, SUSAN Employer name Erie County Amount $25,627.86 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARAIA, BRIA K Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $25,627.75 Date 12/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL DUCA, ANNA Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $25,627.73 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, ANTHONY J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,627.52 Date 07/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIBERT, LENORE J Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $25,627.13 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANTRY, ALLISON G Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $25,627.00 Date 09/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAXMAN, CONNIE R Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $25,626.10 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSKEY, KRISTY J Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,625.85 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, BRIAN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $25,625.60 Date 02/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACE, MILLARD R Employer name Colton-Pierrepont CSD Amount $25,625.55 Date 05/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, MARYAM S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $25,625.00 Date 10/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVID, AVIGAYIL Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $25,624.89 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, JOAN Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $25,624.15 Date 11/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILROY, PRISCILLA M Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $25,624.04 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNTON, SPENCER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,623.81 Date 10/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICCA-NEEDHAM, SANDRA J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,623.75 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, PAMELA J Employer name Medina CSD Amount $25,623.53 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, DANIEL R Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $25,623.50 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EFFERTZ, MARY Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $25,623.38 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, JO ANN T Employer name Akron CSD Amount $25,623.25 Date 12/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DUSTIN J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,623.24 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELLS, JOHN S Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $25,623.07 Date 10/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LALLO-SMITH, TORI L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $25,622.95 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNS, MARGARET S Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $25,622.60 Date 07/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, DANIELLE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,622.56 Date 07/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIOLA, MARION A Employer name Rockland County Amount $25,622.52 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, MATTHEW A Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $25,622.08 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, LOUIS G Employer name Smithtown Spec Library Dist Amount $25,621.38 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIKU, PRECIOUS O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,621.22 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, DAREEN L Employer name Bronxville UFSD Amount $25,620.70 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, SHONDREA L Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $25,620.42 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, TODD J Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,620.20 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, NAZARETH Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,619.94 Date 07/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LINDSEY D Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $25,619.85 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLENBECK, KRYSTAL A Employer name Broome County Amount $25,619.40 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTO, LIVIA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,618.93 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, DAVID J Employer name Town of Huron Amount $25,617.80 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, STEWART E Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $25,617.73 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUCHER, EDWARD C Employer name Byron-Bergen CSD Amount $25,617.44 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANCER, JABAR V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,617.10 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULMAGE, DESIREA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $25,616.83 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, KISHA L Employer name Erie County Amount $25,616.67 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGHN, REBECCA Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $25,615.58 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, PATRICIA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $25,615.21 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTSCHALL, KAREN D Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $25,615.03 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, PETER H Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $25,614.81 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VARNWAY, RONALD F Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $25,614.64 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMSON, ROSE C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $25,614.51 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EISENHAUER, GERALD M Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,614.15 Date 05/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System