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 CARSON, CARLEY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $24,524.72 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGHTMYER, RICHARD L Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $24,524.62 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, LAURA K Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $24,523.64 Date 12/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTTO, MARY JO Employer name North Merrick UFSD Amount $24,523.23 Date 06/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARDO, ROBERT Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $24,523.17 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVERAS, JUANA A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $24,523.09 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGDON-WOLFE, LUCY L Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,523.07 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUH, JEANNE H Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $24,523.01 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, SUSAN G Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,522.94 Date 12/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $24,522.89 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANCOURT, STEVEN L Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $24,522.66 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOPER, ROBERT L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,522.58 Date 06/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASTEDO, DOROTHY H Employer name Genesee County Amount $24,522.45 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLADAY, SALLY I Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $24,521.62 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCUM, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $24,521.22 Date 05/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, DIANE E Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $24,520.87 Date 11/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANNON, PATRICIA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,520.20 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMPIO, KATHLEEN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,520.11 Date 03/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARR, MARISSA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $24,519.59 Date 01/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEAGER, THERESA L Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $24,519.57 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, KRISTIN R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $24,519.27 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVENDORF, MELISSA J Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $24,519.10 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ALEXIS R Employer name Westchester County Amount $24,518.97 Date 11/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMAN, KEITH E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $24,518.88 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DAVID Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $24,518.20 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORANITES, RACHEL E Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $24,518.10 Date 08/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICKSON, SUSANA R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $24,517.90 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGGINS-FLORES, DAVID E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $24,517.05 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGSON, KYLE H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,516.80 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, SHERYL M Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $24,516.63 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUTISTA, DORIS E Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $24,515.61 Date 02/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, NATHANIEL P Employer name Washington County Amount $24,515.41 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEINES, JENNA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $24,515.17 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ELSA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,515.01 Date 07/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILBERT, TRACIE E Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $24,514.88 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDMAN, PAMELA S Employer name Schodack CSD Amount $24,514.87 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE, ELSIE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $24,514.42 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDHAM, KARISSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,514.09 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVIN, JOHN J Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $24,513.57 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, NICHOLAS H Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,513.00 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADY, MICHAEL D Employer name Fort Plain CSD Amount $24,512.71 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADER, CRYSTAL A Employer name Randolph CSD Amount $24,511.80 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $24,511.49 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHNEY, CHRISTINA L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $24,511.49 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, ALICIA C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $24,511.46 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGOMAZ, PHILLIP Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $24,511.06 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Nassau County Amount $24,510.97 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JAMIE A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $24,510.76 Date 01/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, TONY V Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $24,510.63 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRANCE, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $24,510.52 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDONE, PATRICIA C Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $24,509.82 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, CATHERINE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $24,509.72 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, REBECCA C Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $24,509.66 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULHANE, KERRI A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $24,509.49 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, DANIEL L Employer name Mount Morris CSD Amount $24,509.45 Date 10/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, AKILAH J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $24,509.31 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VONDERCHEK, TAMMY JO Employer name Chemung County Amount $24,509.00 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEPF, LEIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $24,508.74 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DANIELLE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $24,508.69 Date 04/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAID, RYAN J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $24,508.27 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, NANCY Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $24,507.86 Date 09/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SAMANTHA E Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $24,507.51 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIEZER, BENOIT Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $24,507.17 Date 06/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADTKE, RACHEL L Employer name Bridgehampton UFSD Amount $24,506.87 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NATTEN, LAURA C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $24,506.74 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERCEG, BARBARA K Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $24,506.61 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, RACHEL A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,506.60 Date 12/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CARRIE A Employer name Tioga County Amount $24,506.04 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, EBEN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $24,506.01 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOONCE, DEREK J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $24,505.23 Date 02/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVE, LAURA J Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $24,504.69 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ANN MARGARET M Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $24,503.81 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,503.60 Date 06/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, RYAN A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $24,503.43 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JORDAN E Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $24,503.36 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, GARY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,503.10 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DARREN W Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $24,503.05 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENA, LAURA Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $24,502.90 Date 01/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, EARL Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $24,502.88 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ANGELA G Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $24,502.67 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, RAGEN L Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $24,501.96 Date 11/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, GORDAN R Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $24,501.95 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JUDITH A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $24,501.92 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENIO, JAMES M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,501.69 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCHOWSKY, BRITTANY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,501.41 Date 10/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTEER, MICHELLE L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $24,501.36 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINZE, COLLEEN P Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,501.09 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, CHARLEEN N Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $24,500.95 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, MELISSA A Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $24,500.57 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTMAN, TASHAUNDA M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $24,500.51 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWIAT, ARKADIUSZ Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,500.51 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, COLETTE C Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $24,500.20 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, ANDREW S Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $24,500.00 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUECKNER, DEBORAH M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $24,499.63 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICCUCI, JOSEPH A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,499.31 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PHOYONA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $24,499.31 Date 07/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSSETT, CATHERINE E Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $24,499.04 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALGIERI, MARIA Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $24,498.56 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELAND, MARY F Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $24,498.55 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, KAREN M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $24,498.35 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System