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 MIMS, LAWANNA P Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,963.79 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, SAMANTHA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,963.70 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, ZACHARY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $24,963.50 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNA, SALVATORE J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $24,963.41 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISONETTE, CHELSEA M Employer name Franklin County Amount $24,962.90 Date 03/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, SUZANNE M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $24,962.62 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENAN, KELLY A Employer name Warren County Amount $24,962.57 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, MARLA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,962.38 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETTRICH, ELLEN A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $24,962.35 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUAVIVA, ARTHUR A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,961.98 Date 11/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, RICHARD P Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,961.73 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, STEPHEN L Employer name Town of Walton Amount $24,961.32 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINFELDT, DOUGLAS J Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $24,961.27 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, DIANE A Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $24,961.09 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JOSEPH Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $24,961.03 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STEVEN M Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $24,960.80 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, ANDREW T Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $24,960.31 Date 06/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, LOLITA A Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $24,960.24 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIA, DULING Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $24,960.08 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, NATHANIEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,959.98 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRYSTAL, RANDY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $24,959.67 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROLOGIO, ANGELA M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $24,959.29 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLBERG, DIANE L Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $24,959.11 Date 07/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEET, DEBORA JW Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $24,958.85 Date 03/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNER, MARIA T Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $24,958.44 Date 05/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, WILLIAM J Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $24,957.94 Date 01/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, MARIA D Employer name Greene County Amount $24,957.92 Date 05/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMANN, CATHERINE F Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $24,957.50 Date 02/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, JESUS A Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $24,957.41 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABUAWAD, KIFAH F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,957.19 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ROBERT J Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,956.93 Date 08/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CHAD M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $24,956.76 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KASHEIBA Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $24,956.54 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,956.43 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEVILLE, MARY K Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,956.33 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, TERRI L Employer name Minerva CSD Amount $24,956.23 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINT, JEAN E Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,956.09 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LONG, LYNN M Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $24,955.94 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ALISHA M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $24,955.91 Date 10/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MONTE, AUDRA L Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $24,955.77 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETETTA, LISELOTTE D Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $24,955.71 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRIAN Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $24,955.38 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULLMEYER, JANICE Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,954.61 Date 01/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KOSKY, ANDREW M Employer name Town of Saratoga Amount $24,954.41 Date 01/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARDELLA, MELINDA M Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $24,954.26 Date 11/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,954.18 Date 10/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, VICTORIA Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $24,953.75 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, MITCHELL E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $24,953.29 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLIKER, DENNIS R Employer name Albany County Amount $24,953.18 Date 10/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, SHARON A Employer name Malone CSD Amount $24,952.56 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, SARAH L Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $24,952.55 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, ASHLEY J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $24,952.42 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, JENNIFER L Employer name Cornell University Amount $24,952.23 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTERS, TIFFANY S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $24,952.23 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPHARD, KINSEY O Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $24,952.05 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, PATRICIA I Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $24,951.50 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENTONI, EDWARD B Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $24,951.43 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VORPAHL, WAYNE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $24,950.84 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMM, JEAN A Employer name Addison CSD Amount $24,950.70 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLOW, WILLIAM Y Employer name Department of Law Amount $24,950.56 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, ALICIA C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,950.25 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, KAREN L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $24,950.11 Date 09/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTLER, PATRICIA E Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $24,950.00 Date 09/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, KAREN J Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $24,950.00 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARDINO, VITA ROSA Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $24,950.00 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABENANTI, TONI ANN Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $24,949.80 Date 11/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, THOMAS E Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $24,949.53 Date 09/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, NANCY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $24,949.42 Date 11/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, JOHN C Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $24,949.34 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UCHIYAMA, ALICE Y Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $24,949.31 Date 02/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMORA, KEVIN N Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $24,948.82 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURG, LORRIE B Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $24,948.60 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, LILIANE Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $24,948.47 Date 08/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MAR, JANET Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $24,948.41 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALICKY, THOMAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,948.00 Date 04/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSS, KRISTIN Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $24,947.94 Date 10/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, GENE V Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $24,947.91 Date 12/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNAN, FELICIA I Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $24,947.49 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, LAURA M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $24,947.14 Date 04/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONHAM-DE LARM, AMBER L Employer name Cincinnatus CSD Amount $24,946.37 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TVELIA, KIMBERLY D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,946.03 Date 03/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BARTOLO, DOREEN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $24,945.95 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, MICHELLE L Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $24,945.80 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, JORDAN M Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $24,945.42 Date 03/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, ROGER E Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $24,945.36 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINEO, KELLY L Employer name Orange County Amount $24,945.00 Date 03/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, BENJAMIN E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $24,944.96 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIERECK, CHRISTINA A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $24,944.93 Date 08/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JACQUELINE R Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $24,944.35 Date 08/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TERRI A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $24,943.62 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DENISE L Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $24,943.48 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, PAMELA W Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $24,943.40 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELDIN, HEATHER M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,943.19 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODFORD, CHRISTINE M Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $24,943.13 Date 09/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EATON, DARWIN T Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $24,942.84 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, MARY E Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $24,942.75 Date 11/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLEW, MARK S Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $24,942.33 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOTTI, RENEE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $24,941.93 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYBACKI, PEGGY C Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $24,941.86 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLOROW, ALEXA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,941.64 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System