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 MORGAN, JOAN L Employer name Barker CSD Amount $25,329.00 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERANTE, DEBORA A Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $25,328.83 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, TERESA Employer name Erie County Amount $25,328.75 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSONE, GINA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $25,328.50 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARWOSKI, AMY D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $25,328.16 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRUCE C Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $25,328.10 Date 09/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINETT, NANCY L Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $25,328.05 Date 04/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MICHELLE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $25,327.89 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALOY, JUSTINE C Employer name Albany County Amount $25,326.90 Date 04/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, SAMANTHA N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $25,326.84 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLONKA, JESSICA M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,326.84 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOLINO, DAWN R Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $25,326.59 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLONE, SONIA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $25,326.29 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARHAD, MD G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $25,325.98 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, REBECCA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $25,325.96 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLINO, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $25,325.66 Date 05/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAHILL-MEYER, JUDITH D Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $25,325.62 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MARY T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,325.61 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, CRYSTAL Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $25,325.50 Date 02/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ANNABELLE Employer name Wayne County Amount $25,325.04 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, CHERYL A Employer name Tully CSD Amount $25,324.89 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO RUSSO, VIRGINIA N Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $25,324.74 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICALTON, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $25,324.74 Date 10/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, DOROTHY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $25,324.36 Date 06/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZEL, TAMMY L Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $25,324.14 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULER, CHERYL L Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $25,324.00 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUOH, SUZANNE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,323.77 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, LAURNA J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $25,323.36 Date 05/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, ROBERT F Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $25,322.99 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC AVOY, COLLEEN S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $25,322.65 Date 08/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, MARY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,321.83 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEAR, DIANE M Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $25,321.45 Date 06/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, DEBRA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $25,321.35 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, DEBORAH K Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $25,321.00 Date 09/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, KATHERINE K Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,320.94 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAUD, WHITNEY M Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $25,320.61 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALDOWSKI, CYNTHIA J Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $25,320.54 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH-ROBERTS, ALICIA Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $25,320.48 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, MIHAELA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $25,320.09 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, DAWN E Employer name Islip UFSD Amount $25,320.00 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRAN, SHERRIL A Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $25,319.91 Date 09/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, CINDY E Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $25,319.50 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVENTO, DAWN M Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,319.40 Date 05/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENEFICK, SUSAN Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $25,319.28 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCHER, GAIL M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $25,319.11 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEDIGHEIMER, KERI A Employer name Albany County Amount $25,318.18 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GYRYLO, M DAVID Employer name Panama CSD Amount $25,318.10 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, RACHEL M Employer name Yates County Amount $25,318.08 Date 05/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLENGER, KENNETH R Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $25,318.02 Date 11/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEICHNER, EILEEN T Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $25,317.82 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEICHER, LINDSAY E Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $25,317.75 Date 06/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARY S Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $25,317.70 Date 12/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTELLA, CHARLES A Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $25,317.60 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, BILLIE-JO Employer name Department of Health Amount $25,317.51 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, ROSEMARY Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $25,317.45 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKHIL, NAJAH A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,317.42 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERDITH, ALPHANSO S Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $25,317.37 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ETTEN, TAMMY L Employer name Cato-Meridian CSD Amount $25,317.25 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, RACHEL S Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $25,317.13 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARY, BONNIE L Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $25,317.04 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANICKI, AUDREY V Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $25,316.27 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, ANNMARIE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $25,315.00 Date 09/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MILTON G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $25,314.96 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SULLIVAN, KATHLEEN J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $25,314.91 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, MICHAEL V Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $25,314.68 Date 03/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALESKI, KRISTYN N Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $25,313.90 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, SARAH M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $25,313.86 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLENAX, VICKY L Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $25,313.74 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHEGIANO, LAURA A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $25,313.47 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAREAN, ELISE R Employer name Erie County Amount $25,313.03 Date 09/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNA, ANGEL G Employer name Oneida County Amount $25,312.98 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIA, NANCY E Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $25,312.93 Date 06/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEBAN, RONALD Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $25,312.59 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUFERSWILER, BRANDY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $25,312.58 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JOSH G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $25,312.20 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILE, ANJELIKA Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $25,312.04 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, SARAH M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $25,311.84 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, PAULINE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $25,311.75 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JERI F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $25,311.31 Date 11/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, WILLIAM H Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $25,310.47 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAWAY, DAVID C Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $25,310.42 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLAND, JENNA R Employer name Wayne County Amount $25,310.29 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEFIELD, JENNIFER G Employer name Genesee County Amount $25,310.19 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURT, MICHELE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $25,309.62 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUBE, MARK E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,309.41 Date 11/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMER-KRIER, JEANNE M Employer name Cheektowaga-Maryvale UFSD Amount $25,309.18 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WERT, CHATTIE B Employer name Town of Ticonderoga Amount $25,309.14 Date 09/06/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEFF, CYNTHIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,309.07 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, KARI M Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $25,308.65 Date 01/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ASHLEY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,308.40 Date 01/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, CAROL J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $25,308.32 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSANTINO, DESIREE A Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $25,308.29 Date 09/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMENG, EDITH Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $25,307.93 Date 05/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIX, MARK A Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,307.77 Date 11/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, SUZANNE L Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $25,307.06 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETKOWSKI, LINDA A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $25,306.92 Date 10/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERK, JOHN E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $25,306.88 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, JENNIFER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $25,306.87 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, ALFRED J Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $25,306.86 Date 03/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCALLISTER, PATRICK F Employer name Village of Bath Amount $25,306.64 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System