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 DOANE, STEPHANIE L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,539.15 Date 05/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON MATT, LAUREN L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,539.15 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DREASON, MICHELLE A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $25,539.09 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, BERTHA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,538.73 Date 03/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZO, BONITA J Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $25,538.12 Date 07/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, VANESSA L Employer name City of Gloversville Amount $25,537.80 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, JOELLEN D Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $25,537.68 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARIELLO, DAWN E Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $25,537.56 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, LORI L Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $25,537.00 Date 02/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANGMAN, JUDITH J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $25,536.62 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOVOROS, VASILIOS H Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $25,536.30 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ANDREA L Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $25,536.13 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, BRYAN Employer name City of Olean Amount $25,536.10 Date 07/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELLA MONICA, NICOLE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $25,536.10 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIEDE, LISA A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,536.01 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, FRANK A Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $25,535.87 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CRYSTAL P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $25,535.73 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENN, LISA A Employer name Remsenburg-Speonk UFSD Amount $25,535.73 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, MARY R Employer name West Canada Valley CSD Amount $25,535.72 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLAK, GRETCHEN J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $25,535.56 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TREMAYNE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $25,535.50 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHAN, LORRAINE K Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,535.25 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEY, JEFFREY M Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $25,534.70 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEAZZI, RICHARD J Employer name Stamford CSD Amount $25,534.35 Date 03/02/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELLO, ELIZABETH Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $25,534.33 Date 11/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOSELYN Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $25,533.69 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEETS, BILLIE JO Employer name Massena CSD Amount $25,532.60 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EUSANIO, MELISSA R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $25,532.37 Date 01/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHMOND, ROBERT L, JR Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $25,532.29 Date 07/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOM, SCOTT G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $25,531.70 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, FRANCIS J Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $25,530.84 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARD, GILBERT A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $25,530.70 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACHTER, MARIANNE Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $25,530.39 Date 03/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, SARAH E Employer name Niagara County Amount $25,530.26 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JUSTINE L Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $25,530.14 Date 10/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYER, DYLAN R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $25,530.13 Date 12/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, WENDY S Employer name Town of Schuyler Amount $25,530.00 Date 11/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, LEWIS H Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $25,529.90 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, CHARLES Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,529.63 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, DEBORAH A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,529.61 Date 06/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, HOLLY L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $25,529.55 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALERA, ELAINE R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $25,529.25 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, RICHELLE L Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $25,528.61 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, DIANE M Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $25,528.35 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALL, MICHAELA N Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,528.21 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARBOCUS, KIMBERLY A, MRS Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $25,527.03 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTCOTT, COURTNEY S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $25,526.48 Date 11/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUNTRYMAN, BRIAN R, SR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $25,526.27 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLERY, ALICE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $25,526.18 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMSKI, JEANNINE A Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $25,525.75 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, ALISON C Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $25,525.50 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHUNLAL, VEDA Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $25,525.47 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASPER, CAROLYN M Employer name Village of Alfred Amount $25,525.00 Date 09/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLIN, PAMELA A Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $25,524.84 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, ANGELENA VICTORIA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,524.74 Date 09/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLMANN, JANE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,523.73 Date 02/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, ROBBIE A Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $25,523.12 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JORDAN A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $25,523.06 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYRON, AUDREY Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $25,523.00 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSEGE, BARBARA T Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $25,522.98 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, GEORGE W Employer name Sullivan County Amount $25,522.43 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONIGAN, JOHN J Employer name Broome County Amount $25,522.12 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLEY, NICHOLAS R Employer name Town of Chili Amount $25,521.89 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, LA TERESE R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,521.81 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREVE, MELISSA B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $25,521.04 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ROBERT D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,520.79 Date 06/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, LORRAINE M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $25,520.79 Date 10/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMETZ-KELSCH, KATHRINE A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $25,520.56 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGDON, DIANE M J Employer name Allegany County Amount $25,520.32 Date 10/31/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LYSER, JACOB S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $25,520.30 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYMAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,519.87 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, BERNADEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $25,519.69 Date 05/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRA, SHARON M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $25,519.67 Date 09/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, JOHN J Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $25,519.54 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, KEVIN J Employer name City of Hornell Amount $25,519.05 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, AMANDA S Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $25,519.03 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACIA, PATRICIA C Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $25,518.70 Date 09/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHELE M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,518.13 Date 11/30/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, JOSEPH E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $25,517.87 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFALO, ALEXANDRA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $25,516.52 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINACK, JOSHUA M Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $25,515.92 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MICA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,515.76 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DENISE S Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $25,515.63 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFER, BELGICA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $25,515.59 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, CHERYL L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $25,515.58 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRBANKS, ALICIA A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $25,515.26 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTEMORE, JUDITH O Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $25,515.23 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPIN, GARY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $25,515.00 Date 05/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REOHR, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $25,514.88 Date 07/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELOCK, RYAN E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $25,514.35 Date 07/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARRIS, GERTRUDE M Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $25,514.07 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JACQUELINE J Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $25,513.56 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHAN, CHRISTINE M Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $25,513.53 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDGREN, MISTIE E Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,513.45 Date 05/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SCOTT M Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $25,513.44 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACKOWITZ, AVRIL E Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $25,513.00 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KENT H Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $25,512.25 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, DANA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $25,512.24 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, SUSAN M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,511.40 Date 03/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREW, GAYLE E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $25,510.70 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System