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 FRANCISCO, GAIL F Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $23,903.95 Date 11/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLYWA, TINA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,903.69 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, KAREN S Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $23,903.21 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JENNIFER E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,902.77 Date 08/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDY, TRAVIS S Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $23,902.56 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MARY B Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $23,902.37 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, JENNIFER A Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,902.20 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORMWOOD, STEVEN R Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $23,901.89 Date 04/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Albany County Amount $23,901.86 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGER, SHARON A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,901.85 Date 10/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SHEILA J Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $23,901.83 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, TARMATTIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,901.80 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORREALE, LOUSIA Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $23,901.54 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, SEAN W Employer name Town of Olive Amount $23,901.44 Date 03/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACINA, VALAURIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,901.15 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSDALE, CYNTHIA L Employer name Sherman CSD Amount $23,901.02 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGNER, ROBERT Q Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,901.01 Date 12/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDRAZA, ESTRELLA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,900.70 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBUR, DONALD J Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $23,900.51 Date 04/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, SAMUEL T Employer name Seneca County Amount $23,900.33 Date 02/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGIOVANE, ROSANN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $23,899.97 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, LLOYD J, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,899.72 Date 03/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, TIMOTHY B Employer name Lewis County Amount $23,899.37 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLING, KARA E Employer name Town of Islip Amount $23,899.15 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VANESSA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $23,899.00 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JULIE M Employer name Newark Public Library Amount $23,898.99 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTMAN, PENNY J Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,898.68 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, CYNTHIA M Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $23,898.28 Date 04/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIERNAN, FINIAN Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $23,898.24 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIMA, JOHN E Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $23,897.03 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISS, LISA S Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $23,896.17 Date 11/04/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMMEL, LISA Employer name Town of Hunter Amount $23,896.02 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, WAYNE K Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $23,895.96 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC FARLAND, CONSTANCE I Employer name Town of Johnstown Amount $23,895.64 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYTON, BRENDA A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $23,895.48 Date 10/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $23,895.46 Date 06/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, MELANY D Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,895.30 Date 04/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, HOA Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $23,895.03 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVILA, TITO A Employer name Westchester County Amount $23,895.00 Date 07/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDEL, ARTHUR G, JR Employer name Warwick Valley CSD Amount $23,895.00 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, JOHN K Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $23,894.87 Date 07/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBERT, COLLEEN S, MRS Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,894.56 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERSE, JUDY M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $23,894.50 Date 03/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOYEA, JAMES J Employer name Malone CSD Amount $23,894.19 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECTOR, CRYSTAL R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $23,893.95 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDSAY, PAMELA R Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $23,893.08 Date 09/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURIER, COLLEEN Employer name Sullivan County Amount $23,892.82 Date 06/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, CRYSTAL L Employer name Oneida County Amount $23,892.41 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TONYA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,892.33 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, JORDAN L Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,892.00 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZELLA, AMY E Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $23,891.73 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON-OBAMA, LIBRIA Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $23,891.63 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RACHEL M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $23,891.35 Date 04/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALATY, PETER S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,891.25 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, LORI L Employer name Town of Owasco Amount $23,891.25 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWELL, TYLER S G Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $23,890.88 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LAURIE A Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $23,890.63 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, SALLY F Employer name Garrison UFSD Amount $23,890.55 Date 09/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, TIMOTHY C Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $23,890.33 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONA, DAVID C Employer name Naples CSD Amount $23,889.75 Date 01/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, VIOLET I Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $23,889.66 Date 04/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAN, HEIDY Q Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $23,889.27 Date 03/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ALESHA N Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $23,889.19 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARMEN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $23,889.10 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROARK, BARBARA J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $23,888.94 Date 07/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROURKE, BRIAN M Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $23,888.94 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINRICH, ELIZABETH A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $23,888.62 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHT, RENE D Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $23,888.54 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIERZYNSKI, DENISE A Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $23,888.48 Date 12/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYCE, LINDA Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,888.41 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Warren County Amount $23,888.13 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CORY N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,887.99 Date 08/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JOSEPH I Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $23,887.90 Date 07/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, ANTHONY Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $23,887.88 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO, LINDA A Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,887.84 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, GERALDINE L Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,887.50 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTANO, MARION M Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $23,887.35 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAR, CARRIE J Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $23,886.89 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, RONDA J Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,885.91 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STIGLMEIER, KIM Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $23,885.79 Date 05/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIATI, JEANNIE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $23,885.40 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELCHY, COLLEEN E Employer name Fulton County Amount $23,885.27 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASSMAN, JOANNE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,885.19 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATLEY, PATRICIA M Employer name Dalton-Nunda CSD Amount $23,885.00 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRUDDEN, DONNA E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,884.90 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIANETTI, BRIAN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $23,884.74 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $23,884.71 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNARDI, UMBERTO Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $23,884.70 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, SHUYUN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $23,884.70 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUOIO, LAWRENCE E Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $23,884.68 Date 01/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, PETE R Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $23,884.45 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORBAL, MICHAEL J Employer name Union Springs CSD Amount $23,884.42 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUSS, MARTA A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $23,884.27 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSEIN, SHERIF Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $23,883.95 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, SHAUNNA J Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $23,883.88 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGIS, TEYLAN M Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,883.50 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERBURY, TERRI L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,883.38 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, KIMBERLY C Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $23,883.36 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, KATHERINE Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,882.90 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOMBARD, CATHERINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,882.61 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System