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 CLARK, AMBER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,259.85 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIGAND, ALISON M Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $25,259.76 Date 01/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLANDER, CYNTHIA A Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $25,259.21 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, MICHAEL Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $25,258.66 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, CHRISTINE E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $25,258.09 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANGRANDE, CYNTHIA P Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $25,258.05 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DIANE M Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $25,258.02 Date 12/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSI, GINA M Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $25,257.85 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLANGELO, ALYSSA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $25,257.80 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROMARCO, ROSE Employer name Mount Pleasant CSD Amount $25,257.36 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIVER, BONNIE A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $25,257.34 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MICHAEL D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $25,257.21 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOULIER, KAREN L Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $25,257.16 Date 03/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKINS, LU ANN F Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,257.12 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOPPA, AARON S Employer name Putnam County Amount $25,256.65 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCHO, WENDY S Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $25,256.56 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, LAUREL A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $25,256.36 Date 12/12/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPPS, TAMMY R Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $25,256.20 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, HALLI K Employer name Village of Medina Amount $25,256.00 Date 06/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVIN, PHILIP B Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $25,255.78 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMESTRO, CAROL A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $25,255.58 Date 09/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, MARY B Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $25,255.18 Date 06/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, KEITH W Employer name Department of Health Amount $25,255.01 Date 07/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LORENZO, FRANK P Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $25,254.84 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, PENELOPE L Employer name Tioga County Amount $25,254.72 Date 07/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANNETTE M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $25,254.63 Date 11/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, CAROLINE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $25,253.93 Date 07/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, BRIAN Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $25,253.55 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $25,253.52 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABENSKI, EILEEN Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,253.46 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYWARD, DONNA L Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $25,253.15 Date 06/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDON, MARCIA Y Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,252.56 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DEBRA A Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $25,252.52 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELI, NOELLE K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,252.22 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $25,252.18 Date 08/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DAVID, MAGEN C Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $25,252.17 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTOCK, BARBARA E Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $25,252.01 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONGDON, TIFFANY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $25,251.88 Date 10/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROSCIA, MARIA Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $25,251.74 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANEK, NANCY M Employer name Erie County Amount $25,251.36 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JESSIE L Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $25,250.99 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, SEAN B Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $25,250.50 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENDALE, DANIEL Employer name Guilderland Public Library Amount $25,250.03 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYROCKI, CYNTHIA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $25,249.94 Date 01/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, JANEL L Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $25,249.31 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHINN, KENNETH Employer name Niagara County Amount $25,249.00 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWDER, JAMES Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $25,248.90 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHER, KATHERINE A Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $25,248.72 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROIANO, ROSINA Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $25,248.50 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARCATE, KATHERINE I Employer name Pocantico Hills CSD Amount $25,248.47 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DAWN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $25,248.44 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHARLES G, III Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $25,248.27 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, JERRY J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $25,248.21 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, TRISHA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $25,248.17 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLINGTON, JENNIFER A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $25,248.12 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, DOREEN E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $25,247.52 Date 03/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGLES, RICHARD M Employer name Cuba Rushford CSD Amount $25,246.41 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, JOSEPH C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $25,246.20 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSS, TERRY L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $25,246.20 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URICH, LISA M Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $25,246.05 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAMERA, GRACE G Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $25,245.70 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, MARK L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $25,244.84 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID H Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $25,244.59 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, CATHERINE M Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $25,244.22 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, COLIN Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $25,244.21 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, ISABELL S Employer name Erie County Amount $25,243.87 Date 08/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIDRICK, LISA A Employer name Lewis County Amount $25,243.83 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, NANCY L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $25,243.50 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, ERICA L Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $25,242.66 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINO, KENNETH M Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $25,242.34 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOVE, VINCENT K Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $25,242.03 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAND, ELIZABETH M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $25,241.89 Date 11/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLOTOLO, MARGARET T Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $25,241.82 Date 01/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHAM, BANG C Employer name Monroe County Amount $25,241.74 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, ANNE MARIE Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $25,241.58 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBROW, VERNON Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $25,241.40 Date 06/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLIN, ROMAINE A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,240.82 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMB, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $25,240.50 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, KIMBERLY M Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $25,240.31 Date 03/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, JENNIFER L Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $25,240.01 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEAR, COLLEEN L Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $25,239.40 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPFER, ROBERT G Employer name Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD Amount $25,239.13 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, ANTJUAN M, SR Employer name Westminster Comm Chart School Amount $25,238.95 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAHL, JOSHUA M Employer name Oswego County Amount $25,238.62 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, JOSELITO Employer name Office of General Services Amount $25,238.28 Date 08/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRAN, NHORA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $25,238.21 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'GRADY, LAUREN T Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $25,238.20 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALLBACK, NICOLE L Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $25,238.16 Date 05/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETTS, CLIVE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $25,238.08 Date 07/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIDNER, JOANNE Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $25,238.03 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVESQUE, JORDYN L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $25,238.00 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SHAWN Employer name City of Albany Amount $25,237.90 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SHEILA K Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $25,237.85 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, PATRICK J Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $25,237.72 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTIVENGA, DEBRA J Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $25,237.19 Date 09/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTTER, KIMBERLY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $25,237.01 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOUNT, CAMERON H, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $25,236.65 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, MARISSA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $25,236.58 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, TONYA A Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $25,236.37 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURMANEK, ARLENE T Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $25,236.34 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System