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 COCHRAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $18,615.20 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, MICHAEL C Employer name Town of Cortlandville Amount $18,615.08 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REJACK, KRISTIN J Employer name City of Albany Amount $18,614.86 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, RICHARD T Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $18,614.44 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONYERS, MARY L Employer name Penn Yan CSD Amount $18,614.05 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLAVIANOS, KATHERINE Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $18,613.17 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CHRISTINE D Employer name Whitehall CSD Amount $18,613.14 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELM, MICHAEL W Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $18,613.04 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, ARLEEN S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $18,612.85 Date 03/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUEN, MARGARET A Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $18,612.16 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, DARLEAN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $18,612.00 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, EDWIN Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $18,611.90 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKARDT, LYNNE A Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $18,611.90 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDAK, ELIZABETH D Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $18,611.90 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MARKESSA R Employer name Steuben County Amount $18,611.89 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, LORI A Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $18,611.37 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGHTMAN, LEANN M Employer name Town of Avoca Amount $18,610.78 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, MICHAEL Employer name Delaware County Amount $18,610.73 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, VERONICA A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,610.42 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALZ, GREGORY E Employer name Village of Cold Spring Amount $18,610.25 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPRAGUE, COURTNEY M Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $18,610.02 Date 01/03/2017 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACZYNSKI, KAREN E Employer name Naples CSD Amount $18,610.00 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, MARGARET M Employer name Town of Caledonia Amount $18,609.94 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANDREVA, ASHLEY F Employer name East Meadow Public Library Amount $18,609.92 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSEN, RINA Employer name Bellmore UFSD Amount $18,609.92 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE-STAULTERS, LUCAS W Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $18,609.90 Date 10/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, CONSSA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,609.84 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BZDICK, SHELLY K Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $18,609.74 Date 10/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGELIN, ROSE M Employer name South Jefferson CSD Amount $18,609.69 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTUSA, ANTOINETTE Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $18,609.46 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLUCCI, GORETT V Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $18,609.41 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NIKIYA S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $18,609.22 Date 09/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITTEL, CAROL A Employer name Town of Sheldon Amount $18,608.98 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, CHERYL A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $18,608.78 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, DANIEL A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $18,608.73 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, HEAVEN H Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,608.48 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO SANTIAGO, GISSELLE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,608.39 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADOF, ETHAN B Employer name Town of Gardiner Amount $18,608.26 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELMER, BRIAN J Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $18,607.93 Date 06/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, BETH A Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,607.93 Date 09/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KYER, KAREN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $18,607.92 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILLARD, KENDRA C Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,607.91 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, WENDY S Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $18,607.91 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNOCK, BILLIE JO Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $18,607.82 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLINO, JOSHUA J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,607.74 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAFFER, HELEN M Employer name Town of Marbletown Amount $18,607.51 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, ESTHER M Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $18,607.20 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, MARC R Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $18,607.03 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZUB, MARLENE A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,606.87 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REARDON, ANDREW P Employer name Erie County Amount $18,606.64 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLAND, CAROL L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $18,606.57 Date 12/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LACEY E Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $18,606.55 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVEZ, LILIANO A Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $18,606.29 Date 09/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERNIG, JULIE A Employer name Ulster County Amount $18,606.25 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, MARY E Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $18,606.15 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, NELLY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,606.02 Date 06/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKSON, MARY M Employer name Greene County Amount $18,605.37 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLETON, ROBERT J Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $18,605.29 Date 05/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSMITH, JACQUELYN D Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $18,604.76 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DERRICK Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $18,604.72 Date 07/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDAMONE, MAXINE Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $18,604.51 Date 09/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMES, PENNY M Employer name Boces-Clint Essx Warr Wash'Ton Amount $18,604.37 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MATTHEW E Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $18,604.23 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTEN, MARY T Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $18,604.10 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONBOY, ANN M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $18,603.84 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KATHLEEN M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,603.80 Date 01/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, GREGORY P Employer name Town of Chester Amount $18,603.62 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CORY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $18,603.59 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POUPORE, LORI A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $18,603.48 Date 05/03/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, MARIKA Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $18,603.40 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STENANDER, HEIDI J Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,603.35 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, PATRICIA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $18,603.07 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRAMMEL, MICHAEL M Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $18,601.02 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMOND, SARAH B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $18,600.50 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODZINKA, AMANDA J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,600.13 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTOMER, CHERIE M Employer name Columbia County Amount $18,599.90 Date 03/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABRA, NEHMAT Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $18,599.88 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, DIANE G Employer name Town of Meredith Amount $18,599.88 Date 02/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WACKENHEIM, SCOTT T Employer name Genesee County Amount $18,599.76 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARN, ABIGAIL L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $18,599.68 Date 09/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, STEPHANIE L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $18,599.64 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMMERS, LINDA M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $18,599.29 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATT, CHRISTINE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $18,599.13 Date 12/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARIZIO, MARIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $18,599.00 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSEN, CAROL L Employer name Columbia County Amount $18,597.89 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JOHN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,597.57 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLMATEER, SUSAN Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $18,597.17 Date 07/25/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, SILVIA L Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $18,597.08 Date 01/11/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, CRYSTAL M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $18,596.70 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, MICHAEL C Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $18,596.68 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUMELIOTIS, LOUISA Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $18,596.60 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISOWSKI, DEBORAH L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $18,596.52 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOCKEN, PATRICIA M Employer name Greenville CSD Amount $18,596.51 Date 11/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTMEYER, JOANN L Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $18,596.50 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPASTRAT, CRYSTAL K Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,595.97 Date 09/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, ANITA L Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $18,595.61 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYINDE AKINPELU, FOLAKE S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $18,595.48 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRY, SCOTT A Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $18,595.22 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, KATELYN L Employer name Village of Mount Morris Amount $18,595.17 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINDONI, SHIRL A Employer name Waverly CSD Amount $18,594.80 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System