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 MELL, CAROL L Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $22,960.34 Date 09/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPSZYCKI, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $22,959.99 Date 03/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, MARIELISA Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $22,959.98 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL-PARTAK, DIANA L Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $22,959.97 Date 09/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HE, WENJUN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $22,959.78 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, RYAN M Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $22,959.55 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDLACEK, BRANDON V Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $22,959.36 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, LONIECE A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $22,959.20 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZLER, KAREN S Employer name Ontario County Amount $22,959.00 Date 06/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERSON, THERESA M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,958.97 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHTEL, ANDREW T Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $22,958.66 Date 06/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO WIGGINS, JULIE Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $22,958.47 Date 01/20/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, COLETTE S Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $22,958.46 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $22,958.40 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, ANNA L Employer name Bemus Point CSD Amount $22,958.13 Date 09/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, BRIAN R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,957.95 Date 01/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTKOWSKI, JOSEPH P Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $22,957.07 Date 04/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KENZIE, TINA A Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $22,956.55 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAFNER, DENISE J Employer name Town of Hannibal Amount $22,956.48 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, ELIZABETH Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $22,956.22 Date 09/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANTE, LINDA Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $22,956.11 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTENS, MARCELLE L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $22,956.07 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, KARYL L Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $22,955.99 Date 09/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVONE, JEFFREY S Employer name Mamaroneck UFSD Amount $22,955.96 Date 12/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, AMELIA Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $22,955.84 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZIEJCZYK, LAURANN F Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $22,955.61 Date 03/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADDER, SUSAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $22,955.20 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DONALD D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $22,954.55 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, ROBERT M Employer name Town of Pound Ridge Amount $22,954.34 Date 09/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERARD, TAMMY L Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $22,954.07 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERICO, DESIREE M Employer name Town of Islip Amount $22,953.93 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMIE L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $22,953.89 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, ERIN M Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $22,953.69 Date 10/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, SUSAN C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $22,953.44 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REASTER, LAWRENCE D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $22,953.39 Date 05/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GUERRE, RUTH P Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $22,953.12 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHER, LOUISE G Employer name Bainbridge-Guilford CSD Amount $22,952.97 Date 08/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKDEN, DEBORAH J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $22,952.81 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MICHELLE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $22,952.67 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATRICK, AMANDA J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $22,952.57 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, MICHELE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $22,952.55 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDDIN, NAFIZ Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $22,952.33 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSADDEQUE, HOSSAIN M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $22,952.32 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, GIUSEPPINA R Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $22,952.27 Date 10/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, INSHIK Employer name Tompkins County Amount $22,952.23 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAN, CINDY M Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $22,951.66 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, SHERRY K Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $22,951.64 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, LYNNE M Employer name Plattsburgh City School Dist Amount $22,951.39 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNE, JOHN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $22,951.30 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, LEANNE F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $22,950.99 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, PATRICIA A Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $22,950.82 Date 10/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, JIAO Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $22,950.25 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $22,950.23 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DARLENE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $22,950.16 Date 09/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATOR, MAGDALENA T Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $22,950.16 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, MICHAEL T Employer name Town of Le Roy Amount $22,950.00 Date 04/19/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAO, ROWENA A Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $22,949.55 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, SHAYNA J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $22,949.45 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIE, EDWARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $22,948.76 Date 06/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, GAIL M Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $22,948.71 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JOHN P, JR Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $22,948.09 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARDOZZI, THOMAS C Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $22,947.53 Date 10/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERCELLO, SUZANNE B Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $22,947.43 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETZ, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $22,946.86 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANO, EDWARD J Employer name Franklin CSD Amount $22,946.43 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTEE, HENRY A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $22,946.02 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROZZI, CARMELLA M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $22,946.01 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, LISA K Employer name Alexander CSD Amount $22,945.75 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, YVONNE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $22,945.57 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMAN, JOHN E Employer name Holbrook Fire District Amount $22,945.50 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, LEOLA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $22,945.36 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAJZOUB, DIANNE Employer name Saratoga County Amount $22,944.71 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ALLER, TINA M Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $22,944.38 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RODNEY J Employer name Oneida County Amount $22,944.29 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAPMAN, JAYME M Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $22,944.12 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUMLEY, SCOTT T Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $22,944.04 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUTENSTRAUCH, LYNNE M Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $22,943.95 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KULIKOWSKI, JOHN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $22,943.73 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENZIO, JENNIFER Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $22,943.61 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, THERESA M Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $22,943.58 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, CLAUDINE K Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $22,943.38 Date 01/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERICH, DEBORAH A Employer name Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake CSD Amount $22,942.77 Date 11/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASS, CARIANNE L Employer name Town of Ridgeway Amount $22,942.73 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, TYLER J Employer name Marlboro CSD Amount $22,942.71 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SHANA F Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $22,942.62 Date 06/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERS, ISAIAH M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $22,941.90 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, SUSAN R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $22,941.87 Date 12/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPINSKI, ROBERT S Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $22,941.64 Date 12/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZZARO, MICHAEL A Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $22,941.51 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, GABRIEL P Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $22,940.57 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTSOUPIS, PATRICIA Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $22,940.57 Date 03/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEROW, OSMAN Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $22,940.32 Date 12/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAJEK, MARCELLA A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $22,939.82 Date 11/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, NORMAN R, JR Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $22,939.13 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLAYSON, MARK C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $22,938.77 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELWIG, LOIS A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $22,938.17 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, DANIELLE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $22,938.13 Date 08/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ROGER J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $22,938.06 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ROBERT Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $22,937.95 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOISE-OLIVIER, GUYLENE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $22,937.94 Date 02/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System