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 NANKIVELL, PEGGY S Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $19,508.87 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCHER, CHELSY G Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $19,508.77 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURM, DAVID P Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,508.77 Date 04/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, MELISSA J Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $19,508.36 Date 09/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, SHELBY A Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $19,508.34 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORAM, ANDREW M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $19,508.29 Date 11/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVO, SUSAN D Employer name Freeport UFSD Amount $19,507.86 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $19,507.81 Date 10/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, MAUREEN E Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $19,507.75 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDERMAN, TIFFANY M Employer name Cornell University Amount $19,507.26 Date 10/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHLEY, KIMBERLY R Employer name Village of Westfield Amount $19,507.23 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOUSSEAU, JEAN A Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $19,506.97 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, CHRISTINA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $19,506.45 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAVIER-DESSON, JACQUELINE M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $19,506.28 Date 09/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRON, ROBIN M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $19,505.91 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALSTON, HANNAH E Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $19,505.84 Date 05/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, SUZANNE A Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $19,505.82 Date 09/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTNEY, JUNE A Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $19,505.63 Date 05/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PERNA, JILLIAN H Employer name Greene County Amount $19,505.03 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'ORLETTA, LAURETTA A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $19,504.84 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBISON, ELLEN L Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $19,504.79 Date 09/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTAR, JACQUELINE A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $19,504.71 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, LEEANN K Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $19,504.63 Date 07/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, JONATHAN J Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $19,504.51 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANKIN, ANNETTE Employer name Plainedge UFSD Amount $19,504.21 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVEY, CHRISTINE DENISE Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $19,504.09 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, JADE L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $19,503.08 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, MARIA D Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $19,502.85 Date 02/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, LOUIS V Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $19,502.77 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, KAREN A Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $19,502.75 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYAN, DEVISHA T Employer name Westchester County Amount $19,502.59 Date 12/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JULIE E Employer name Broome County Amount $19,502.35 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBAR, SCOTT A Employer name Montgomery County Amount $19,501.75 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LYNN, SUSAN Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $19,501.53 Date 06/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, MARIA Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $19,501.16 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMO, ANGELO M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $19,500.99 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSMAN, JOSHUA L Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $19,500.77 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, DENISE A Employer name Chatham CSD Amount $19,500.08 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, DANIL Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $19,500.00 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURRAL, LA TEEF A Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $19,500.00 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, THOMAS J Employer name Cairo-Durham CSD Amount $19,499.97 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGG, PATRICIA A Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $19,499.91 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGAN, PATRICK D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $19,499.78 Date 10/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAU, CHARLOTTE R Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $19,499.53 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, VERNA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $19,499.51 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERI, ROSEMARIE A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $19,499.25 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, MELISSA Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $19,499.11 Date 03/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERHAUPT, KENNETH E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $19,499.09 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEKANKA, BRENDA L Employer name Newfane CSD Amount $19,498.96 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OXX, ROBIN A Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $19,498.90 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARY L Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,498.61 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINIEWSKI, MARCELLA A Employer name Erie County Amount $19,498.56 Date 03/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JOHN P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $19,498.50 Date 12/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIS, JUNIOR A Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $19,497.53 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMP, LAURIE S Employer name Webster CSD Amount $19,496.64 Date 01/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Green Island UFSD Amount $19,496.44 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $19,495.93 Date 04/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLY, DUMY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,495.91 Date 02/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROEBEL, DENISE M Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $19,495.63 Date 09/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ISAMIN Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $19,495.61 Date 02/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, ANGELA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $19,494.80 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, SANDRA A Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $19,494.74 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POND, REBECCA A Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $19,494.16 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEGLER, GAIL J Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $19,494.04 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, BARBARA A Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $19,493.88 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLBERT, SETH M Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $19,493.88 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOY, MARGUERITE M Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $19,493.75 Date 01/18/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHINNEY, LOUISE H Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $19,493.40 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAPHY, ROBERT A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $19,493.32 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOGLE, MICHELLE L Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $19,492.60 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALERO, ROBERT Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $19,492.55 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACAULAY, JAN H Employer name Watertown Housing Authority Amount $19,492.19 Date 11/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, ELLEN M Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $19,491.76 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULTON, KATHY L Employer name Newcomb CSD Amount $19,491.71 Date 04/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARGO, SUSAN T Employer name Middleburgh CSD Amount $19,491.69 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBER, JENNIFER M Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $19,491.68 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, MARTHA C Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $19,491.53 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOUT, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $19,491.48 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADO, HEATHER A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $19,491.44 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, PAULA R Employer name Portville CSD Amount $19,491.40 Date 10/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEMIER, KATHY J Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $19,491.39 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAVID C Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $19,491.27 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, NICOLE A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $19,491.25 Date 04/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, CRYSTAL V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,491.20 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $19,491.20 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERSON, AMANDA A Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $19,491.09 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, DARWIN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $19,491.02 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESCOBAR, PHYLLIS A Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $19,491.02 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEJANDRO, ISIS M Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $19,491.01 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KATHRYN J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $19,490.57 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGHTALING, MICHELE L Employer name Mayfield CSD Amount $19,490.41 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVENDOS, NORMAN L Employer name Ellenville CSD Amount $19,489.50 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, BRENDEN F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $19,489.42 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KELLY A Employer name Wallkill CSD Amount $19,489.17 Date 12/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MATTHEW G Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $19,489.05 Date 02/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, ROBIN A Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $19,488.52 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING CABELLO, LYBBIA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $19,488.34 Date 12/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTLOVICS-HECEI, VICKY J Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $19,487.98 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ASTRII, MANALULA S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $19,487.91 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABIB, TASNIEM Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $19,487.69 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System