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 HIBNER, CHARLES Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $23,097.13 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCALANTE, JOSE L Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $23,097.10 Date 08/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSANO, JO NEL Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $23,096.88 Date 03/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLER, CHERYL L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $23,096.00 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, JAMES, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,095.56 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, ANTHONY N Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $23,095.39 Date 05/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARONE, CARLA L Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $23,095.21 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KATHY L Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $23,095.15 Date 01/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, CAROL A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $23,095.07 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAJIKAWA, YOSHINAO Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $23,094.22 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, RHONDA L Employer name Genesee Valley CSD Angelica-Be Amount $23,093.67 Date 05/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINA, JANINE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $23,093.66 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKUCH, KRISTY D Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $23,093.37 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARLING, NIYAHNI A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,092.80 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATES, TARSHIEN Y Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $23,092.76 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUN, DONNA Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,092.18 Date 01/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSANTE, HEATHER M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $23,091.99 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNLAP, CAROL A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $23,091.75 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, PATRICK R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $23,091.71 Date 06/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HARA, CATHERINE P Employer name Warren County Amount $23,091.19 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKER, SARAH A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $23,091.10 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPRESI, DILLON M Employer name Town of Canandaigua Amount $23,090.72 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KIMBERLY Employer name Greece CSD Amount $23,090.57 Date 09/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY A Employer name Village of Mayville Amount $23,090.51 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, LAURA L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $23,090.23 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAJATT, MIRYAM G Employer name Cornell University Amount $23,089.68 Date 08/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIACQUADIO, JOSEPH A Employer name Pelham UFSD Amount $23,089.63 Date 08/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELKER, BROOKE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $23,089.44 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUTSKY, SUSAN R Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,088.99 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JEREMY D Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $23,088.53 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTOLD, KAREN R Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $23,088.52 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAYA, FRANCISCA ISABEL Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $23,088.17 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, ROSEMARY Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $23,088.15 Date 11/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, LAURA J Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $23,087.85 Date 09/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCOTT, DORIS A Employer name Stillwater CSD Amount $23,087.49 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, STEPHEN, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $23,087.48 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSTODE, KELLY L Employer name Niagara County Amount $23,087.40 Date 07/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KATHLEEN A Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $23,086.59 Date 11/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHIE, RACHEL C A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $23,086.25 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEUNIER, DANIEL J Employer name Saranac CSD Amount $23,085.87 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERREA, SHERRY A Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $23,085.78 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, PAULA L Employer name Island Trees Public Library Amount $23,085.71 Date 04/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUEARY, TIFFANY M Employer name Village of West Carthage Amount $23,085.50 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMMERICH, DANA M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $23,085.49 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JENNIFER J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $23,085.36 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, SUSAN I Employer name Town of Stony Creek Amount $23,085.23 Date 03/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, LAURA E Employer name Hartford CSD Amount $23,084.45 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSE, RONDA L Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $23,084.41 Date 02/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, JEANNE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $23,084.22 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, KATHLEEN J Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $23,084.15 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSON, KELSEY K Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $23,084.13 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, KEVIN W Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $23,084.12 Date 02/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASAUCKAS, JENNETTE I Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $23,083.91 Date 02/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, CHARLES K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $23,083.05 Date 10/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREED, SHEILA L Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $23,082.79 Date 01/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPLE, ROBERT P Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $23,082.55 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVIEUX, SHANIECE N Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $23,082.06 Date 10/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHAEL D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $23,081.75 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCALAR, ERHAN Employer name City of Albany Amount $23,081.33 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOAL, MATTHEW C Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $23,080.74 Date 04/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, PATRICIA A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $23,080.40 Date 05/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGONESI, MARYANNE Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $23,080.20 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMP, DAWN M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $23,079.70 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, LINDA M Employer name North Rose-Wolcott CSD Amount $23,079.69 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, LISA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,079.27 Date 09/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, STEPHAN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $23,078.90 Date 05/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, FLOREESE R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $23,078.70 Date 05/21/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TARA S Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $23,078.70 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JAMES P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $23,078.29 Date 11/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITZ, JILLIAN R Employer name Genesee County Amount $23,077.57 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULCZYK, SHARON M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $23,077.50 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, STEPHANIE Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $23,077.43 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERGER, REBECCA M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $23,077.24 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFIERI, TINA A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $23,076.96 Date 01/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORENZ, JASON V Employer name Town of Hamilton Amount $23,076.90 Date 12/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, MAYDA E Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $23,076.78 Date 12/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCH, TEASHA A Employer name Franklin County Amount $23,076.59 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOIS, DONNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,076.59 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Bellmore-Merrick CSD Amount $23,076.33 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLADIMEJI, STEVE O Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,076.20 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIANI, ANDREA Employer name Education Department Amount $23,076.19 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, JESSE R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $23,076.00 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROERDEN, MICHAEL B Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $23,076.00 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKUS, GRANT J Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $23,075.98 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, CARL W Employer name Clinton County Amount $23,075.50 Date 08/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARO, MICHAEL A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,075.45 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, DEBORAH Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $23,075.32 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAO CHEN, HENRY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $23,074.73 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BATTO, PATRICE A Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $23,074.60 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLINARI, LOUIS J Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $23,074.55 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILTON, MARY A Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $23,074.53 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVON, PATRICIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $23,074.11 Date 09/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKOLOM, DEBORAH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $23,073.75 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDICK, DARRON P Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $23,073.66 Date 05/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIST, URS Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $23,072.69 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELF, KATRICE R Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $23,072.02 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOOKNANAN, LHARA S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $23,071.60 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, CAROLYN A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $23,071.14 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DIANA R Employer name Copiague UFSD Amount $23,071.00 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, DAVID E Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $23,070.90 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System