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 BAKER, RAYMOND L Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $23,651.56 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SHARON M Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $23,650.99 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, ANTHONY Employer name Village of Le Roy Amount $23,650.50 Date 05/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIGEON, ROGER P Employer name Town of Aurora Amount $23,650.09 Date 07/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, LUCAS M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,650.00 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $23,649.20 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ALISA S Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $23,648.94 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NURMI, JILL A Employer name Erie County Amount $23,648.93 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKIN, TODD A Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $23,648.65 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERCONE, MELANIE A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $23,648.65 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSGEI, ELIUD Employer name Genesee County Amount $23,648.62 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, CHARLES C Employer name Manchester Shortsville CSD Amount $23,648.48 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLERSON, TERESA M Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $23,648.14 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-FRANCOIS, MAGALIE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,648.10 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCINDOR, CASSANDRA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $23,647.52 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, CHANNON K Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $23,647.46 Date 01/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, DARLENE A Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $23,647.20 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDI, STEVEN J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $23,647.17 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHEY, THOMAS J Employer name Town of Lewisboro Amount $23,647.14 Date 06/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GANTZ, FREDERICK C, JR Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $23,647.00 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, KAREN E Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $23,646.78 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACERES, ARACELIS Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,646.68 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, LINDA M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $23,646.66 Date 09/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSOUCY, MICHAEL P Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $23,646.62 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $23,646.10 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, BRIAN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $23,646.05 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHARRAM, JONATHAN Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $23,645.66 Date 05/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, CHANTELLE M Employer name Wayne County Amount $23,645.22 Date 10/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BRIDGET C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,645.07 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MOTT, KATHRYN L Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,645.02 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWELL, RYAN M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $23,644.95 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNELL, CLAIRE C Employer name Germantown CSD Amount $23,644.77 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANCON, DEREK G Employer name Saratoga Springs Housing Auth Amount $23,644.55 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OFALT, MARY E Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,644.31 Date 01/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHTENTHAL, LAURA A Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $23,643.39 Date 07/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLNER, LYNN M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $23,643.38 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, NANCY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,643.00 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENESEY, MAUREEN A Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $23,642.97 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENSON-CAREY, CHRISTINA L Employer name Albany Public Library Amount $23,642.88 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, KRISTINE J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $23,642.44 Date 07/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LINDA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,642.07 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, JAMES E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,642.02 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CHELSEA P Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,641.83 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADFORD, KEITH T Employer name New York Public Library Amount $23,641.83 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, ZOE A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $23,641.80 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOBIE, KRISTIN A Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $23,641.51 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIER, PATRICIA S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,641.50 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, PATRICIA R Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $23,641.40 Date 05/20/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, JENNEVIEVE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,641.39 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RHONDA K Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $23,640.82 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRILLO, LISA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,640.67 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, BILLIE JO Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $23,640.10 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCHIOCCHI, LINDA M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $23,640.04 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ASHLEY M Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $23,640.01 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ANGEL L Employer name City of Auburn Amount $23,639.24 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NEVINS, JAMAR L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,638.76 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, BRIAN D Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $23,638.62 Date 10/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOGGIA, CHRISTINA M Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $23,638.34 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON-MATTHEWS, NIKISHA Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,637.57 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, KARLA J Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $23,637.55 Date 11/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEPERT, JOYCE A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $23,637.53 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALELLA, MICHELE M Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $23,637.32 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCENTI, MAUREEN E Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $23,637.16 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DONNA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $23,636.78 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, DIANE A Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $23,636.76 Date 09/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBLE, MAUREEN E Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,636.40 Date 11/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENESTON, SUE A Employer name Rensselaer City School Dist Amount $23,636.10 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, LESLIE B Employer name Tompkins County Amount $23,636.07 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, ZACHARY R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,635.83 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTENBRUN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $23,635.50 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LETICIA F Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,635.23 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LINDA F Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $23,634.73 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARE, GERIANNE C Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $23,634.56 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CORINNE L Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,634.53 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, GENEVA J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $23,634.21 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, MELISSA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,634.13 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPLETT, MYRTLE S Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $23,632.99 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERAN, JOYELLE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,632.89 Date 09/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, GLORIA S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,632.86 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MAGDALENA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $23,632.43 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTRERAS, EVAN G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $23,632.41 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZBYTEK, ELLEN M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,632.14 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATNO, SHERYL D Employer name Chemung County Amount $23,632.00 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUZAPAVICUS, LISA MARIE Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $23,631.86 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCHEON, BRIAN L Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $23,631.63 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JUSTIN R Employer name Clinton County Amount $23,631.48 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIEBE, ANTONIA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,631.35 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARR, JEAN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $23,631.29 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLTING, KATHRYN M Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,631.08 Date 02/14/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JORDAN D Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $23,631.06 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA, JACQUELINE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $23,630.98 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUANZ, WALTER THOMAS Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $23,630.46 Date 06/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEON, DONOVAN S Employer name Essex County Amount $23,630.38 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARF, BROOKE N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,630.24 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNKEL, KATHLEEN N Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,630.22 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, ISABEL J Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $23,630.13 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIACCIA, MARGARET MARY Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,630.11 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRIES, BRIAN A Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,629.74 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSDELL, SHELBIE L Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $23,629.74 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALZER, CATHY A Employer name Walton CSD Amount $23,629.67 Date 10/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System