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 SUITER, JOSHUA A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $23,566.64 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KELLY M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $23,565.98 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALUNGO, DONNA S Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $23,565.49 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Lisbon Amount $23,565.26 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLIE, TYSHECIA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,565.05 Date 07/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVERETT, ELIZABETH E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,564.72 Date 04/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLSON, LYNDSEY M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,564.60 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, DALE G Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $23,564.35 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARANTAKIS, GEORGE S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $23,564.19 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, ROBERT A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $23,564.06 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, GLENN A Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $23,563.77 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINE, STANLEY C Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $23,563.73 Date 04/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAARUP, DARLENE H Employer name Department of Law Amount $23,563.21 Date 06/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIPPER, JACQUELINE Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $23,563.02 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, KATHY J Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $23,563.00 Date 10/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ANTOINE D Employer name Westminster Comm Chart School Amount $23,562.80 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRYAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $23,562.56 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECRESCENZO, THOMAS J Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $23,562.21 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,562.05 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAMON, TAMMY D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,561.61 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROPASQUA, APRIL Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,561.54 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBAS, RAKHSHINDA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,561.44 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLES, SUSAN Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $23,561.28 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TONYA R Employer name Town of Trenton Amount $23,561.25 Date 08/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOS, ANTONIA F Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $23,560.92 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, VICKI L Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,560.25 Date 09/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARELLI, TERRI J Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $23,559.81 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRACY, HELEN M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $23,559.74 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINNELL, STEVEN E Employer name Broome County Amount $23,559.71 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, KIMBERLY J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $23,559.63 Date 09/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BARON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $23,559.60 Date 09/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERIAM, F MICHAEL Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $23,559.59 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GUIDICE, DOROTHY F Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $23,559.49 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, NORA M Employer name Field Library Amount $23,558.76 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, RAYMOND C Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $23,558.47 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASHATT, HEIDI E Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $23,558.41 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINN, JENA M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $23,558.24 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDING, DENIESE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $23,558.09 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EROL, HIKMET Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,558.03 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BENJAMIN A Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $23,557.86 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, DONNA J Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $23,557.85 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCK, MARGARET S Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,557.54 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, PAULA D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $23,557.44 Date 08/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, JASON P Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $23,557.42 Date 10/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DAWN L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $23,557.41 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $23,557.13 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THILKEY, LISA A Employer name Barker CSD Amount $23,557.11 Date 11/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, DONNA M Employer name Barker CSD Amount $23,557.11 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAWK-JENSEN, MARY Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $23,556.88 Date 11/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSOURI, MARY B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,556.55 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORDINE, LISA M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $23,556.46 Date 06/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, STEPHANIE J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $23,556.38 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, GISELLE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $23,556.26 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, WILLIAM B Employer name Rockland County Amount $23,556.15 Date 05/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEY, EDWARD H Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $23,556.09 Date 08/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOMENICO, NICOLE M Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $23,556.07 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSANOVICH, ETHEL T Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $23,555.85 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLTSLANDER, CASEY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,555.83 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUMACI, KELLY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,555.72 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLACKI, CYNTHIA V Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $23,555.52 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, TARA M Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $23,555.19 Date 09/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLAS, JACEN C Employer name Town of Penfield Amount $23,555.17 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSANA, LYNNE M Employer name York CSD Amount $23,555.13 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBERY, MICHAEL T Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $23,554.95 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLEMING, CAROLYN A Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $23,554.81 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGGERI, MARILYN J Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $23,554.77 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGHI, ERNEST J Employer name Town of Shandaken Amount $23,554.75 Date 02/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, HEATHER M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $23,554.28 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, KATHLEEN J Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $23,554.28 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, HOLLIE L Employer name Woodstock Public Library Amount $23,554.04 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICHURA, KAREN E Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $23,554.04 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRINE, CRAIG Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $23,553.70 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, MARILYN Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $23,553.60 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTABILE, RALPH A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $23,553.43 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZA, MICHELE M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $23,553.36 Date 09/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEC, SANDRA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $23,553.36 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNICK, LINDA L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $23,553.36 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, ROBIN R Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $23,553.36 Date 09/10/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, PATRICIA A Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $23,553.36 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORISTIAN, LYNN M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $23,553.36 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYZESKI, THERESA-JO Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $23,553.27 Date 08/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA, SHARLOTTE Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $23,552.85 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, RICHARD A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $23,552.64 Date 03/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIL, MARIE Y Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $23,552.45 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMOVSKI, DIJANA Employer name Webster CSD Amount $23,552.32 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULKLEY, BARBARA J Employer name Campbell Savona CSD Amount $23,552.10 Date 09/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLIOT, KEVIN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $23,551.94 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITER, ROSALIA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $23,551.91 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIANO, JEANINE Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $23,551.19 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRYLA, SUSAN E Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $23,551.17 Date 09/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYES, EUGENE Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $23,550.94 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, HA KUK Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,550.88 Date 05/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARASCO, LUCILLE Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $23,550.31 Date 12/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDELOWITZ, ALAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,550.23 Date 12/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MELISA J Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $23,549.99 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOMQUIST, DIANE L Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $23,549.83 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZAR, JASPER J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,549.71 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEI, LIPING Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,549.68 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ROBERT J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $23,549.38 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, DENNIS M Employer name Albany County Amount $23,549.00 Date 06/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System