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 ROOT, ROBERT J Employer name Village of Sidney Amount $23,369.30 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGUEROA, ICIANI D Employer name Greene County Amount $23,369.25 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCCHERI, GAYLE L Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $23,368.70 Date 06/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKSTADER, GLENN R Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,368.69 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, ROBERT E Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $23,368.55 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROFF, SANDRA M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $23,368.50 Date 10/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADRON, IRMA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $23,368.49 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,368.39 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, YADIRIS A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,368.31 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDSON, HEIDI L Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $23,368.28 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSO, ELIZABETH A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $23,368.22 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEEM, FAISAL Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,368.19 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRETTE, LAMENIE Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $23,368.05 Date 05/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANGELA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $23,368.03 Date 12/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLEIER, STEPHANIE A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $23,367.95 Date 08/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, KEITH N Employer name Huntington Public Library Amount $23,367.92 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMBROOK, KELLY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,367.90 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATUSZEWSKI, THOMAS E Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $23,367.87 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSOWSKI, GREGORY R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $23,367.76 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONTHIVONGNORATH, CARRIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $23,367.20 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADEL, DANIEL P Employer name Red Hook CSD Amount $23,366.96 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, EILEEN L Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,366.56 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIGIE, LISA A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $23,366.54 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLINGER, MICHELE Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $23,366.23 Date 11/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIXBY, SABRINA D Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $23,365.79 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, JILL M Employer name Village of Sandy Creek Amount $23,365.70 Date 05/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KAREN L Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $23,365.59 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRANG, GAIL L Employer name Wheatland-Chili CSD Amount $23,365.59 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, DOUGLAS Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $23,365.58 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEREBEE, WILLIAM B Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $23,365.42 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, KELSEY M Employer name Tioga County Amount $23,365.38 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYO, TRICIA Employer name Hudson Housing Authority Amount $23,365.32 Date 08/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROACH, CATHERINE A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $23,365.11 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZARD, BONNIE S Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $23,365.06 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIR, DJINSAD Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $23,364.92 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, MICHELLE M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,364.52 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, SETH R Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $23,364.43 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KAREN D Employer name Cheektowaga-Sloan UFSD Amount $23,364.25 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERR, TAMMIE L Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $23,364.04 Date 12/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAM, LISA M Employer name Newark CSD Amount $23,363.87 Date 03/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFGAARD, JANINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,363.82 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRYP, MICHELE M Employer name Royalton-Hartland CSD Amount $23,363.44 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, COREY R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,362.32 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ALISA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,362.12 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUKES, DASHAWN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $23,361.69 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSIUS, JORDAN M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $23,361.59 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELL, DEBORAH J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,360.99 Date 05/02/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACQUES, JESSICA M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $23,360.89 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUBER, DONNA G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $23,360.43 Date 07/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTT, WENDY K Employer name Medina CSD Amount $23,360.29 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCO, ASHLEY R Employer name Germantown CSD Amount $23,360.23 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, DAWN M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $23,360.19 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAMARA, JOHN M Employer name Madison County Amount $23,359.43 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, DONALD B Employer name Town of Schroeppel Amount $23,359.16 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDOUIN, JOHN A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $23,359.08 Date 03/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRAN, AMIE-BETH B Employer name Orange County Amount $23,358.98 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSELL-THOMPSON, RUTH Employer name NYS Senate - Members Amount $23,358.78 Date 07/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, CHANTE L Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $23,358.64 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELAR, CHRISTINE A Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $23,358.40 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCAS, DEBRA F Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $23,358.39 Date 09/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEJANDRO, CHRISTINA Employer name Erie County Amount $23,358.36 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIER, GREGORY J Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $23,358.30 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, ADELAIDA Q Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,357.21 Date 05/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEDY, THOMAS F Employer name City of Albany Amount $23,357.04 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROVATO, TAMMY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $23,356.86 Date 12/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKER, GERALDINE N Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $23,356.48 Date 09/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JULIANE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,355.92 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, STACIE S Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $23,355.90 Date 10/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALARCO, CHRISTINE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $23,355.85 Date 04/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSHAGEN, HAROLD, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $23,355.54 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNER, ANITA L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $23,354.64 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREMO, SUSAN L Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $23,354.46 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, ANGELA M Employer name Ogdensburg City School Dist Amount $23,354.36 Date 06/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUKE, LISA S Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,354.22 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, CHRISTINE D Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,353.95 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, KAMAL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $23,353.91 Date 06/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIATRAULT, SETH A Employer name Oswego County Amount $23,353.74 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFFLER, SHERYL A Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $23,353.58 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL J Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $23,353.38 Date 06/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSSIER, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $23,353.35 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, GWENDOLYN M Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $23,353.24 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUESSLER, KELLI A Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $23,353.19 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDAU, ELEANOR Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $23,353.07 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRI, JASON F Employer name Erie County Amount $23,352.80 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, JESSIE M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $23,352.43 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANICE M Employer name Fort Edward UFSD Amount $23,352.42 Date 01/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPPEDISANO, SANDRA Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $23,351.89 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, TIMOTHY R Employer name Dansville CSD Amount $23,351.79 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, ALEXIS M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $23,351.46 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBS, KAREN M Employer name Phoenix CSD Amount $23,351.40 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACON, WENDY E Employer name Ontario County Amount $23,351.25 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRULISH, ANA L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $23,351.13 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARK A, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $23,351.11 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACKERT, JARRAD D Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $23,351.01 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, GEETA Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $23,350.89 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, GEORGE R Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $23,350.50 Date 12/01/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLOCH, JOHN R Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $23,350.33 Date 07/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAIL, SUZANNE Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $23,349.60 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROCOLA, MICHELE L Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,349.30 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MAYBELLE Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $23,349.14 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System