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 HURLBERT, ROBERT L Employer name Gloversville City School Dist Amount $21,986.61 Date 06/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITLIN, MARY P Employer name Tompkins County Amount $21,986.29 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, AARON M Employer name Town of Danube Amount $21,986.24 Date 09/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, CAROL A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $21,986.19 Date 07/14/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, FRANCIS J Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $21,985.38 Date 10/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, MELISSA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $21,985.19 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALLADINO, NICHOLAS P, JR Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $21,984.80 Date 06/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH-PAGETT, ERIN M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $21,984.39 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, DAVID L Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $21,984.33 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORMAN-YUSKO, DEBORAH J Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,984.26 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOJLIC, ZINA Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $21,984.24 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, GAYLE S Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $21,984.19 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMBLE, DAVID B Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $21,984.18 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMETZ, LISA M Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $21,984.02 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, JESSIE K Employer name Newark CSD Amount $21,983.95 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNHARDSEN, KARL E Employer name Broome County Amount $21,983.20 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, JENNIFER J Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $21,983.16 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMFORD, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $21,983.10 Date 02/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, VERONICA J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $21,982.58 Date 10/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZDIMAL, TINA M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $21,982.29 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, BRITNEY E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $21,981.99 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, BRANDY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $21,981.19 Date 04/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANIFIN, VALERIE L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $21,981.05 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, THERESA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $21,981.00 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, WANDA M Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $21,980.60 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, JANET A Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $21,980.45 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, LISA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,980.36 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLOCK CROUSE, SHERRI L Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $21,980.22 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANITTO, PATSY A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $21,979.97 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMGART, MARGARET H Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,979.81 Date 12/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHER, ANDREW V Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $21,979.75 Date 05/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOANNE Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,979.58 Date 10/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, PATRICIA L Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $21,979.58 Date 01/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, CALNICKA N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $21,979.18 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, SYLVIE P Employer name Salmon River CSD Amount $21,978.96 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, LOIS Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $21,978.77 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRENS, JENESA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,978.66 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREARY, MARY E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $21,978.54 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRASIO, LINDA M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $21,978.49 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITONIAK, KATHLEEN E Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $21,978.21 Date 09/17/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIA, MELINDA S Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $21,978.19 Date 04/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSEL, MATHEW J Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $21,977.50 Date 05/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRI, LYNDA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $21,977.14 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUISTI, LUCERO Employer name Amsterdam City School Dist Amount $21,976.85 Date 11/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Bath Amount $21,975.84 Date 04/29/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACINE, JENNIFER L Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $21,975.80 Date 10/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MYRA J Employer name Addison CSD Amount $21,975.60 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGE, RICHARD W Employer name Village of Avon Amount $21,975.58 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SARAH H Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $21,975.38 Date 11/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, DONALD Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $21,975.30 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CURTIS L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $21,975.24 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLAH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $21,975.03 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTFRIED, JEANINE A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $21,975.03 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANCTO, DONALD C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $21,974.99 Date 04/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSSICK, ERIC M Employer name Town of Saugerties Amount $21,974.31 Date 01/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKER, SUSAN M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $21,973.94 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDERMAN, JUDITH G Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,973.26 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALL, MELISSA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $21,973.04 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOARDWAY, MARY K Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $21,972.70 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $21,972.40 Date 03/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBB, ANDRE J Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $21,972.16 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURENTO, KIMBERLY J Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $21,972.05 Date 11/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKWELL, HOLLY P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $21,971.98 Date 08/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, SHAWN A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $21,970.76 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSER, NANCY Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $21,970.70 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, WENDY J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $21,970.52 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGOIRE, DANIELLE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,970.28 Date 01/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DORIT Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $21,970.22 Date 05/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $21,970.09 Date 03/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, APRIL C Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $21,969.91 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EACHRON, CRAIG A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,969.86 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DOROTHY A Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $21,969.74 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NICKLAUS S Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $21,969.62 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, MARIA C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $21,969.57 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CROIX, NICHOLAS P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $21,969.35 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONISE, JUSTIN R Employer name Erie County Amount $21,969.22 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHANNON M Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $21,968.80 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, ELLEN K Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $21,968.51 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, JESSICA D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $21,968.31 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGSTETTER, SANDY Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $21,968.16 Date 11/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA GAFFEY, CAROL A Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $21,967.96 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, ANNA E Employer name Moffat Library Washingtonville Amount $21,967.92 Date 09/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILPOTT, RUTH M Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $21,967.74 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJTKOWIAK, CHARLENE A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $21,967.67 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMICK, KERRIE A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $21,967.40 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, CARMEN Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $21,967.23 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAM, ROSEANN Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $21,967.16 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JUDITH M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $21,966.90 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDT, JEREMY J Employer name Seneca County Amount $21,966.61 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ANNIE R Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $21,966.29 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, DONNA G Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $21,966.24 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASTOLA, IRENE A Employer name Baldwin Public Library Amount $21,966.00 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, KARIN E Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $21,964.99 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGATI, CATHERINE A Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $21,964.86 Date 09/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIN, TARA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $21,964.80 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRIGA, JIMMY Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $21,964.66 Date 06/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, JULIETA M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,964.00 Date 10/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, GINA B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,963.97 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATFIELD, LINDA K Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $21,963.57 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERS, DWIGHT E, JR Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $21,963.45 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System