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 FOLSTER, JODY R Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $24,123.75 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURAGA, NITESH Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $24,123.34 Date 11/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JILL M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $24,122.76 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLA, JOCELYN D Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $24,122.76 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, DEBRA S Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $24,122.76 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAHOWSKI, KAREN L Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $24,122.76 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSIEK, MARY BETH Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $24,122.72 Date 02/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAWSKI, MARIA Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,122.69 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAKOWIECKI, JOANN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $24,122.60 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CLAYTON Employer name Nanuet UFSD Amount $24,122.53 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, TANVIR R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,122.26 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, TARA A Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $24,122.21 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CORINNE A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $24,121.87 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, DANIEL R Employer name Erie County Amount $24,121.54 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, ROBERT W Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $24,121.11 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVALL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Education Department Amount $24,120.80 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JACQUELINE D Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $24,120.71 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTERS, ANDREW I Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $24,120.50 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARY ANN L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $24,120.50 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFERT, SUSAN E Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $24,120.50 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, BETHANN Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $24,120.45 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, EILEEN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $24,120.45 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $24,120.41 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARRE, DONNA L Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $24,120.40 Date 10/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, TIMOTHY P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $24,120.31 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DANIEL M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $24,120.00 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEHLER, MARISA A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $24,119.67 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, THOMAS J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $24,119.58 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTHOFF, RONICA L Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $24,119.04 Date 10/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAY, HOLLY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $24,118.82 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LISA A Employer name City of Hudson Amount $24,118.50 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIA, TAMMY R Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $24,118.15 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SALVO, PATRICIA A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $24,117.72 Date 02/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRESING, DIANE M Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $24,117.70 Date 01/08/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWOOD, THOMAS E Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $24,117.64 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWELL, SHERRY L Employer name Lyme CSD Amount $24,117.40 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETSHMAN, TODD C Employer name Monroe County Amount $24,117.22 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNIGLE, MATTHEW C Employer name Montgomery County Amount $24,117.17 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JOHN F Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $24,116.82 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, JACQUELINE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $24,116.63 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STATKUS, AUSTIN W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $24,116.62 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREELY, BARBARA L Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $24,116.41 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, IRMA E Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $24,116.15 Date 04/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITA, DONNA L Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $24,116.15 Date 10/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANO, JEFFREY M Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $24,116.08 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTERROLL, MEGAN J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $24,115.63 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGLAS-HUNT, CHERYL L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $24,115.32 Date 07/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SENA, BARBARA Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $24,115.32 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIDENBERG, RHONDA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $24,115.05 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, SUSAN D Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $24,114.97 Date 03/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLETT, DEATRICE U Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $24,114.95 Date 11/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSCHE, KIM Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $24,114.87 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTEMEYER, AMANDA L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $24,114.71 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRIBNER, CODI M Employer name Washington County Amount $24,114.28 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ELLEN G Employer name Delaware County Amount $24,114.21 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATTANMAI, VENKATESH J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $24,114.19 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, SHIRLEY G Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $24,114.06 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHORNE, RONALD W Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $24,114.01 Date 03/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVIHILL, DEBRA M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $24,114.00 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHL, ANGELA J Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $24,113.77 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATOS, ROBERT M Employer name NY City St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $24,113.69 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, WILLIAM T Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $24,113.68 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, MICHELE N Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $24,113.64 Date 04/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBERNARDIS, GREGORY A Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $24,113.04 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNISI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $24,112.50 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENSO, JOHN A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,112.37 Date 07/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOORI, SOHEILA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $24,112.35 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, BARBARA E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $24,112.21 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ARTHUR M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $24,112.20 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, KADIJAH M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,112.15 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, SHANNON E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $24,112.09 Date 07/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PRADE, MEGAN M Employer name Massena CSD Amount $24,111.12 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOSE, KATHLEEN E Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $24,110.99 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, MARK A Employer name Oneida County Amount $24,110.79 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, JOANN E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,110.74 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONARDO, JENNIFER A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $24,109.76 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADIA, MATTHEW J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $24,109.28 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, SUZANNE J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $24,108.78 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARSHALL K Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $24,108.76 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNIGAN, CHERYL A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $24,108.46 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAISON, EARL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $24,107.82 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZARELLA, PATRICIA A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $24,107.60 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VUILLAUME, DIANE K Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $24,107.48 Date 12/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELARDI, PAT A, JR Employer name North Merrick Pub Library Amount $24,107.08 Date 09/03/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE, JOSEPH A Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $24,107.06 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, YVONNE M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $24,106.87 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, RICHARD C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $24,106.49 Date 09/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASHTARE, JOHN W, JR Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $24,106.41 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, YVONNE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $24,106.28 Date 12/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LAURIE J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $24,106.07 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TASSONE, ARYN A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $24,105.70 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHAEL, ROBERT L, SR Employer name Salamanca City School Dist Amount $24,105.70 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUK, MYOUNG S Employer name Jericho Public Library Amount $24,105.62 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGERTON, VICKI L Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $24,105.60 Date 10/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SCLAFANI, MARINA J Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $24,105.58 Date 11/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIDER, KATHLEEN E Employer name Genesee County Amount $24,105.18 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMES, BOBBIE JO Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $24,105.08 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTES, LOGAN B Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $24,104.87 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLACKEY, KAREN Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $24,104.83 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, THOMAS W Employer name Town of Highlands Amount $24,104.02 Date 06/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System