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 HOTTOIS, KATHLEEN E Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $21,072.12 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATNER, LAUREN E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $21,071.91 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, AARON M Employer name City of Mechanicville Amount $21,071.83 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, JACK A Employer name Malone CSD Amount $21,071.70 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, RHIANNON M Employer name Oneida County Amount $21,071.49 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHRISTINA L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $21,071.45 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, DAVID J Employer name Town of Catskill Amount $21,071.23 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, GELEA Y Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $21,071.15 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON WILFONG, ELIZABETH A Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $21,071.15 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BO, XIAONING Employer name Chemung County Amount $21,070.83 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MARCY N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,070.61 Date 10/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRICKER, TONI ROSE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $21,070.34 Date 09/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIJOU, PATRICK Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $21,070.20 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HALE, ANGELA L Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $21,070.00 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JENNA Employer name Fulton County Amount $21,069.86 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, KAREN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $21,069.80 Date 04/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARCUS T Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $21,069.66 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, BRANDY J Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $21,069.66 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAUL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $21,069.42 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MICHELLE L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $21,069.34 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIM, AMEENAH Employer name Rockland County Amount $21,069.04 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWE, NICOLE A Employer name Owego Apalachin CSD Amount $21,069.00 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, KRISTA M Employer name Gouverneur CSD Amount $21,068.88 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, GREGORY M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $21,068.87 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIWINSKI, MARTIN J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $21,068.87 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, LISA M Employer name Town of Canadice Amount $21,068.84 Date 10/13/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, DIANE J Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $21,068.66 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, STEPHANIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $21,068.64 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, WILLIAM G Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $21,068.01 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZRAMKOWSKI, KATHRYN J Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $21,068.00 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULLARD, DARREN S Employer name Town of Clifton Amount $21,067.51 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLER, OLIVIA M Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $21,067.36 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONATO, MATTHEW F Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $21,067.09 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, ANGELA R Employer name Homer CSD Amount $21,066.67 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, RANDI J Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $21,065.94 Date 03/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, ELLEN B Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $21,065.78 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLARD, WILLIAM D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $21,065.05 Date 07/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTEY, DAVID Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $21,065.04 Date 08/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CATHERINE M Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $21,064.89 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGEN, LINDA L Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $21,064.54 Date 10/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, BRITTANY N Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $21,064.26 Date 06/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALINA, MICHAEL A Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $21,064.22 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRADLEY, LISA A Employer name West Islip UFSD Amount $21,064.16 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCORELLA, JOSEPH J Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $21,063.91 Date 06/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICONOLFI, GIUSEPPINA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $21,063.79 Date 01/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, JONATHAN R Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $21,063.61 Date 08/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEIGA, LUCILLE Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $21,063.44 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON-SHORTER, CAROL D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $21,063.25 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEHLER, JULIA A Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $21,063.20 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPKE, JOSHUA A Employer name North Collins CSD Amount $21,062.80 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANNING, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $21,062.28 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDORF, MICHAEL S Employer name Pine Plains CSD Amount $21,061.67 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAY, RALPH C Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $21,061.51 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, JOHNATHAN A Employer name Cortland County Amount $21,061.28 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIN, JO-ANN L Employer name Massena CSD Amount $21,060.80 Date 09/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIGAN, JENNIFER LYNN Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $21,060.76 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAIRES, DESIREE M Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $21,060.34 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GARY A Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $21,059.88 Date 09/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORZON, WALTER S Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $21,059.82 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, AMANDA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $21,059.34 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, MOLLY E Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $21,059.32 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, LISA A Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $21,059.28 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONG, MINA J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $21,059.05 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINS, LORRAINE M Employer name Corinth CSD Amount $21,058.70 Date 11/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSINAULT, CASSANDRA G Employer name Department of Health Amount $21,058.38 Date 08/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILGORE, MAUREEN A Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $21,058.35 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVERNANTI, DIANA K Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $21,058.35 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, MAJONICA L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $21,058.04 Date 09/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVIAR, CHERYL A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $21,058.00 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT-NILSSEN, VIRGINIA L Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $21,057.97 Date 11/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, RICHARD M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $21,057.65 Date 12/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROSE, JOANNE Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $21,057.59 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUILLEN, TINA M Employer name Town of Marion Amount $21,057.47 Date 08/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTANZO, GIOVANNA Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $21,057.25 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, ROSLYN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $21,057.22 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEABODY, JOHN H Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $21,056.78 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRICK, JULIE M Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $21,056.76 Date 08/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEOGRA, STEPHANIE Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $21,056.73 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBIE, JEFFREY L Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $21,056.53 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISCHMUTH, ANA B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $21,055.58 Date 03/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNARELLI, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $21,055.25 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOWER, MARGARET A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $21,055.20 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, ANGELO D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $21,055.12 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, JULIA H Employer name Randolph Academy UFSD Amount $21,055.05 Date 07/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARBONEAU, KEVIN G Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $21,054.90 Date 07/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, CARMELA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $21,054.86 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, STEPHEN J Employer name Town of Milan Amount $21,054.75 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFIERO, ALICE Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $21,054.59 Date 08/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MELISSA M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $21,054.57 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULLERY, TIFFANY M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $21,054.55 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MARIANNE Employer name Olean Public Library Amount $21,053.56 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOR, JANET Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $21,053.37 Date 02/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRSCH, WILLIAM M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $21,053.32 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAREWOOD, AL D Employer name Monroe County Amount $21,053.13 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, MICHELLE L Employer name Addison CSD Amount $21,052.73 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, GERARD J Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $21,052.51 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST HILL, LATOYA S Employer name New York Public Library Amount $21,052.50 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, MADONNA R Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $21,052.08 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, KRISTEN M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $21,051.86 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDY-HILLIARD, KENYA Employer name Department of Law Amount $21,051.85 Date 11/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System