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 WEBB, VALARIE D Employer name Cornell University Amount $18,594.47 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA CRADDOCK, CAROL A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $18,594.03 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLMSTED, HERBERT M Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $18,593.73 Date 11/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMENT, TIMOTHY S Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $18,593.68 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEJMOWSKI, ALISON E Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $18,593.40 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNIGAN, ANDRIA L Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $18,593.37 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARIANNE M Employer name Williamson Public Library Amount $18,593.30 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RIKKI LEIGH M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $18,593.02 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, STEVEN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $18,592.89 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ERIC D Employer name Town of Andes Amount $18,592.72 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DONNA B Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $18,592.48 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, INNA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $18,591.93 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, GLADIS E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $18,591.88 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, KATHLEEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $18,591.42 Date 12/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETT, DENNIS R Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $18,591.33 Date 12/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, VICTORIA S Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $18,591.10 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, PATRICIA ANN Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,591.09 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUSELL, SHEILA M Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $18,590.88 Date 05/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ESMERALDA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $18,590.87 Date 09/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONE, JUDITH Employer name Rockland County Amount $18,590.83 Date 06/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, KATHLEEN Employer name Tully CSD Amount $18,590.18 Date 09/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACHAMIE, SILVANA G Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $18,590.14 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGNOZZI, JOANNA Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $18,590.10 Date 01/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, CATENA BA Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $18,590.09 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPORE, EILEEN M Employer name Peekskill City School Dist Amount $18,590.09 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODFREY, EVERETT E, III Employer name Erie County Amount $18,589.92 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, DONNA E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $18,589.71 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANSON, DAVID M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $18,589.50 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELL, NANCY A Employer name Greene CSD Amount $18,589.09 Date 01/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLOME, JENNA Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $18,588.50 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, MARLON J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $18,588.23 Date 12/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVITO, JEANA M Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $18,588.03 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LISA M Employer name Dolgeville CSD Amount $18,587.80 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWOOD, MAE F Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $18,587.62 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALLON, LAURA K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $18,587.53 Date 09/11/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERIAN, JOHN C Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $18,587.04 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTENZINO, LAWRENCE P Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,586.82 Date 09/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, KRISTIN Employer name Webster CSD Amount $18,586.80 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, FREDERICK D Employer name Town of Southold Amount $18,586.58 Date 09/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEJEAN, GINA M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $18,586.30 Date 01/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUL, ANNETTE Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $18,586.26 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEDA, MARIA M Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $18,586.23 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMP, DEBORAH M Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $18,586.21 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TERESA V Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,585.85 Date 09/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, TRINA L Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $18,585.46 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATFIELD, SANDRA L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $18,585.29 Date 01/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CYNTHIA A Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $18,585.10 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBRENNER, SHERRY L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $18,584.91 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRILL, VALERIE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $18,584.90 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, BRENDA S Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $18,584.81 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORZYM, KAREN A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $18,584.50 Date 06/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUMBER, KAREN I Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $18,584.47 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JULIA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $18,584.00 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOBB, JANICE L Employer name Afton CSD Amount $18,583.67 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADZIGEORGIOU, LEO E Employer name Lakeland Fire District Amount $18,583.50 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-FLYNN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of Greenwich Amount $18,582.61 Date 12/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULLEN, JOANNE M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,582.45 Date 09/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASCOE, MIRANDA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,582.45 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERINGTON, MINDY B Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,582.45 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABTOW, MADHEY U Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,582.45 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-DUCASSE, DAIRY Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $18,582.45 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVENZANO, ANNA K Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $18,582.44 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONOVALCHUK, GALINA Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,582.28 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, KELLY M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $18,581.77 Date 08/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, SARAH A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,581.33 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, MICHAEL K Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $18,581.23 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITCH, COLLEEN M Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $18,581.15 Date 09/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROMLEY, CASEY M Employer name Norwood-Norfolk CSD Amount $18,581.08 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, JOHN C Employer name Village of Huntington Bay Amount $18,581.00 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRENT A Employer name Village of Middleport Amount $18,581.00 Date 03/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRIANA MOYA, JUSTO Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $18,580.69 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NATALE, NANCY A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $18,580.47 Date 10/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, RENEE M Employer name Broome County Amount $18,580.25 Date 10/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHERON Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $18,580.19 Date 09/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROBUONO, SUN OK Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,579.88 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLO, DARLENE Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $18,579.67 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHAND, JENNIFER J Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $18,579.38 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, COLLEEN S Employer name Village of Head of The Harbor Amount $18,579.20 Date 06/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SKIFF, COURTNEY P Employer name Fulton County Amount $18,579.00 Date 11/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, KALEENA T Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $18,578.70 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, DOREEN B Employer name Town of Elma Amount $18,578.31 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, MARIA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $18,577.70 Date 01/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOANN Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,577.63 Date 03/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIACCIO, SYLVIA Employer name West Hempstead UFSD Amount $18,577.57 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUY-CLEMENT, NATIBA K Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $18,576.93 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, CHRISTINE D Employer name Homer CSD Amount $18,576.93 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERLAND, SUSAN D Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $18,576.80 Date 09/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAVID W Employer name Nassau County Amount $18,576.30 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, ALYSSA R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $18,575.91 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, JENNIFER M Employer name Town of Gates Amount $18,575.88 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISENBERG, SOGDIANA Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $18,575.75 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULTSLANDER, CHERYL S Employer name Town of Mamakating Amount $18,575.75 Date 08/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, KAREN J Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $18,575.60 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JACQUELINE A Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $18,574.40 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, REED A Employer name Wayland-Cohocton CSD Amount $18,573.99 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, JANE M Employer name Orange County Amount $18,573.94 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, NANCY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $18,573.89 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MARY B Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $18,573.33 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, PEGGY A W Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $18,573.28 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLICE, ZACHARY A Employer name Livingston County Amount $18,572.92 Date 06/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System