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 HARRIS, NICHCOLE J Employer name Steuben County Amount $20,161.38 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, WILLIAM A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,161.35 Date 10/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZORN, MAXIMILLIAN B Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $20,161.06 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVEREST, STEVEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,160.78 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHIOGROSSO, ASHLY E Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $20,160.78 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, ROXANNE E Employer name Genesee County Amount $20,160.56 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JASON A Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $20,160.48 Date 10/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBBARD, LACHARNA L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $20,160.45 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNILLO, EUGENE J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $20,160.12 Date 02/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANGLE, STEVEN P Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,160.00 Date 10/02/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, STARR N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,159.83 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, DONNA E Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $20,159.42 Date 03/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINELLI, PHILIP J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $20,159.32 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, FRANK T Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $20,159.22 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, PEACHES L Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $20,158.57 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, IRIS I Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,158.37 Date 08/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGOS, RAY J Employer name Orange County Amount $20,158.31 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, EDWARD W Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $20,158.29 Date 11/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, TRACEY L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $20,158.14 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRULE, JANICE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,158.01 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORMEY, MATTHEW F Employer name Westchester County Amount $20,157.81 Date 02/13/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, RYAN M Employer name Steuben County Amount $20,157.63 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, KAREN Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,157.34 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, LAURIE M Employer name Education Department Amount $20,157.14 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, DEBRA L Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $20,156.79 Date 04/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWETT, CORINNE M Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $20,156.75 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTO, JENNIFER S Employer name Westfield CSD Amount $20,156.74 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALANDRANI, VALERIE Employer name Hempstead Library Amount $20,156.41 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KELLY JEAN Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,156.22 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, ROBERT J, II Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $20,155.71 Date 07/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYFIELD, SANDRA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $20,154.99 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAPINAS, EVELYN L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $20,154.77 Date 03/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTA, ANTONIO Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $20,154.73 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, KERRI A Employer name Warren County Amount $20,154.68 Date 09/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNNING, MARGHERITA C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,154.64 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, MARIE Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $20,154.40 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, ALEXANDER F Employer name Erie County Amount $20,154.36 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, BARBARA Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $20,154.33 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEB, KATHLEEN A Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $20,154.19 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSOCKI, COREY J Employer name Hoosick Falls CSD Amount $20,154.18 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, JAMES R Employer name Waterloo CSD Amount $20,154.11 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, DIBIN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,153.37 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, CORY J Employer name Town of Corinth Amount $20,152.83 Date 08/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARYBETH Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $20,152.11 Date 11/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GARY S Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $20,151.46 Date 01/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMAN, PATRICIA M Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $20,151.06 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REITANO, WENDY S Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,150.89 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAKAROUMBA, VASILIKI Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $20,150.31 Date 01/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYELL, TERA L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $20,150.25 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUSHE, VJOLLCA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $20,150.17 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARVER, NACOYIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $20,150.16 Date 07/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, LISA L Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $20,150.03 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUDERMAN, AMANDA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $20,149.88 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROFF, NANCY Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $20,149.80 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERGEL, KIRSTIN M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $20,149.77 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYERS, JESSICA M Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $20,149.64 Date 01/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOORUM, JAY C Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,149.34 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI RESTO, MARIE A Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $20,149.11 Date 12/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDWIG, SUSAN E Employer name Granville CSD Amount $20,148.60 Date 10/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, CASSANDRA L Employer name Orange County Amount $20,148.58 Date 02/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISRAEL, TYLER A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $20,148.45 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JOANNE N Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,148.09 Date 02/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEFFREY E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $20,147.75 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, STEVEN B Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,147.67 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, JOAN M Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $20,147.49 Date 03/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULSIFER, DARLENE L Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $20,146.69 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, KATHLEEN J Employer name Orleans County Amount $20,146.63 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, ANNE C Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $20,146.53 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVELL, THEODORE L Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $20,146.37 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, DEWI Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $20,146.23 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, THOMAS M Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $20,146.00 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, SEAN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $20,145.91 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, LISA A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $20,145.91 Date 10/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHNE, MARY JO Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $20,145.80 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBBINS, JOSEPHINE F Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $20,145.37 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARINO, LORENA Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $20,145.00 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, SANDRA L Employer name Johnsburg CSD Amount $20,144.78 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATHRYN E Employer name Whitney Point CSD Amount $20,144.71 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THUMHART, FRED D, JR Employer name Albany County Amount $20,144.65 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA-GIEBFRIED, PATRICIA Employer name Riverhead Free Library Amount $20,144.57 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Oakfield-Alabama CSD Amount $20,144.38 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE NORMAND, ELLEN R Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $20,144.33 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOURDAIN, EDVELYNE T Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $20,143.91 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, HAYLEY A Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $20,143.38 Date 10/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FATA, GRAZIA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $20,143.03 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPIANO, GIOVANNA Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $20,143.03 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELKE, DEBORAH A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $20,142.98 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, PATRICIA A Employer name Tompkins County Amount $20,142.29 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, TERESSA A Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $20,142.27 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TERESA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $20,142.12 Date 10/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, PAMELA A Employer name Peru CSD Amount $20,142.03 Date 04/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTIELLO, DONNA M Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $20,142.01 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, YASUKO S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $20,141.67 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, LINDA R Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $20,141.48 Date 05/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, MATTHEW S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $20,141.38 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHEL, JOSEPH Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $20,141.33 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIL, JESSE A Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $20,141.27 Date 02/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENDER, DEBRA Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $20,141.17 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDD, ROBINA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,140.96 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLIANO, TARA L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $20,140.40 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System