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 DAVISON, JONATHAN P Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $23,946.39 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FADDEN, RITA A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $23,946.37 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DOREEN J Employer name Greenwich CSD Amount $23,945.99 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, LAURIE A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $23,945.71 Date 12/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSE, CHERYL A Employer name Pine Valley CSD Amount $23,945.30 Date 04/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, LANDON M Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACE, ERIC M Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, RYAN I Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, NICHOLAS R Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, TREVOR J Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, AMANDA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, PATRICK J Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARR, NICHOLAS J Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSEY, MATTHEW J Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,944.34 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARGENT, MICHELLE A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,944.32 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, MICHAEL M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $23,943.98 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRUISE, IVETTE Employer name Hamilton CSD Amount $23,943.79 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, ALICIA R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,943.77 Date 05/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIAZZA, PATRIZIA C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $23,943.69 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZO, MICHELLE Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $23,943.65 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, ALEXANDER Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $23,943.37 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARIA C Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,943.30 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAMONE, NICOLE J Employer name Village of Perry Amount $23,942.80 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BORNEMAN, JO ANN Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $23,942.29 Date 10/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, JOANNE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,941.52 Date 02/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, MARY J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $23,941.48 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIJONHUFVUD, JENNY C Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,941.36 Date 11/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DAVID P Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $23,940.80 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASKEW, ALINDA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $23,940.66 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, MARY T Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $23,940.24 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDT, GINA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,940.22 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOPIE, MARCIA M Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,940.05 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWEN, REBECCA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,939.78 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CAROLINE C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,939.44 Date 10/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSINO, AIDA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $23,939.28 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBBLE, PETER C Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $23,938.83 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIBBY, PATRICIA M Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $23,938.77 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAVER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Afton CSD Amount $23,938.73 Date 12/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRANTZ, JOSHUA J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $23,938.49 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYNH, TUONG B Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $23,938.34 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, LORI S Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $23,938.32 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET L Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $23,938.30 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUITTO, DEBORAH J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $23,937.82 Date 11/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LETTIERI, FRANCIS F Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,937.70 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHAN, MARY T Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,936.58 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CARLENE H Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,936.12 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MAURICE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $23,935.99 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYLKEMA, HEATHER B Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $23,935.94 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, KYLE S Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $23,935.57 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPSICK, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $23,935.57 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, INGRID Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,935.41 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLUB, MICHAEL Employer name Duanesburg CSD Amount $23,935.14 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CORINE E Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,935.00 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKO, PAUL D Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $23,934.83 Date 05/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUST, ANNA M Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $23,934.35 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLIHY, WILLIAM R Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $23,934.29 Date 05/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PILLOT, ZORAIDA Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $23,934.22 Date 05/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOSTER, HOLLY M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $23,934.02 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAKUB, ABDI Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $23,933.83 Date 06/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWITZER, JOHN Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,933.59 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS-DOWNEY, TINA R Employer name Holland CSD Amount $23,932.45 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKINSON, STEPHANIE A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $23,931.89 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIROG, RUTH E Employer name Eden CSD Amount $23,931.31 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECCONSALL, LISA A Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $23,931.18 Date 11/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNE, BARBARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,931.10 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, JILL A Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $23,931.00 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISHMAN, MISSY G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,930.94 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, MICHELLE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $23,930.19 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, SANDI L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $23,930.08 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAN, MALENA L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $23,930.06 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, DANIELA E Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $23,929.80 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAGGIANO, DIANA M Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,929.63 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROGH, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Troy Amount $23,929.01 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ALISSA M Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $23,928.77 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBE, CAROLE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,928.54 Date 09/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, NANCY L Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $23,928.46 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTON, JOHN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $23,928.35 Date 01/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of Concord Amount $23,928.19 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TIGUE, KEVIN P Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $23,928.11 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCO, DIANE Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $23,927.66 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, PETER B Employer name City of Albany Amount $23,927.36 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, XIOMARA C Employer name Orange County Amount $23,927.34 Date 03/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POKLEMBA, TERESA M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $23,926.93 Date 02/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COAKLEY, CLAIRE Employer name Albany County Amount $23,926.85 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLIMAN, STACI A Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,926.73 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNSIDE, DOREEN M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,926.54 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATO, MARGARET M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,926.31 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOAT, ALLEN P Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $23,926.26 Date 05/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, HANNA J Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $23,926.05 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAKER, RICHARD T Employer name Erie County Amount $23,925.72 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, DAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $23,925.62 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, ELIZA I Employer name Department of State Amount $23,925.60 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLPACK, KAREN A Employer name Pembroke CSD Amount $23,925.56 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPINAL, JUANA B Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $23,925.52 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOEN, CLAUDIA L Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,925.10 Date 02/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMRAU, LAURA Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $23,925.07 Date 12/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGIO, MICHAEL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,924.70 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAATAOUI, MOHAMED Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $23,924.61 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDY, JULIANNE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $23,924.52 Date 06/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PSOFIOS, ATHANASIOS Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,924.01 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System