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 GOSSLING, CATHERINE A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $17,285.92 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARK A Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $17,285.69 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KATHLEEN Employer name Naples CSD Amount $17,285.55 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, DIANE M Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $17,285.34 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, TROY R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $17,285.21 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, PATRICK M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $17,285.17 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ALAN J, JR Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $17,285.04 Date 10/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORE, MELISSA C Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $17,284.87 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNELL, TERRI Employer name Centereach Fire District Amount $17,284.75 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MILLEN, PATRICIA A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $17,284.72 Date 09/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, VICKI L Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,284.63 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, MELANIE C Employer name Unatego CSD Amount $17,284.32 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, EILEEN P Employer name Holley CSD Amount $17,284.24 Date 10/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPETOLA, MICHELINA Employer name Lynbrook UFSD Amount $17,284.21 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISNITZER, ROBYN F Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $17,284.10 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Rockville Centre Pub Library Amount $17,283.93 Date 05/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESMITH, DOMINIQUE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $17,283.77 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANEY, KARYN C Employer name Schenectady County Amount $17,283.70 Date 10/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOSHUA T Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $17,283.43 Date 07/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MARGARET A Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $17,283.33 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOEGLER, NICOLE A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $17,283.29 Date 05/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, RONALD G Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,282.60 Date 02/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, MICHELLE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $17,282.55 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEBBINS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,282.50 Date 11/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIOCCO, SHIRLEY A Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $17,282.35 Date 10/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERUBE, MELISSA L Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $17,282.28 Date 02/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRNADY, RACHEL L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $17,282.21 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LINDA M Employer name Scio CSD Amount $17,281.96 Date 04/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCIPATO, ROSA M Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $17,281.52 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, EVELENA P Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $17,281.14 Date 02/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, KRISTEN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $17,281.00 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFISO, CHARLIE C Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $17,280.91 Date 02/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUFFMAN, BRENDA Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $17,280.90 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, SHIRLEY H Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $17,280.88 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGOS, CHARLES J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $17,280.40 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEIDER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $17,280.25 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROTHER, ASHA K Employer name Warren County Amount $17,279.98 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGGS, NATASHA R Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,279.83 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, ERICA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $17,279.64 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, CONNIE L Employer name City of Hornell Amount $17,279.50 Date 09/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JASON E Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $17,279.14 Date 10/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERIGHI, CHERYL A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $17,278.87 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, CHARLES V Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,278.45 Date 07/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, JESSICA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $17,278.40 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDA, TERRI Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $17,278.11 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, ELIZABETH M Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $17,277.75 Date 03/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANELA, FERNANDO J Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $17,277.65 Date 10/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, THERESA F Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $17,277.52 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $17,277.49 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWSON, VICKY L Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $17,277.42 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, ANGELA E Employer name Red Creek CSD Amount $17,277.38 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARR, MELISSA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,277.24 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUREK, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $17,277.14 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS-GULBIN, CHERYL L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $17,276.74 Date 11/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HUSEN, LETITIA L Employer name Johnstown City School Dist Amount $17,276.66 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGES, LISA V Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $17,276.58 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARVINCHAK, SHARON A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $17,276.36 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $17,276.28 Date 09/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $17,276.22 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARUSO, CRISTIE J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $17,276.15 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, KENNETH R Employer name Village of Homer Amount $17,276.04 Date 04/18/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, DEBRA L Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $17,276.04 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIWA-OSAGIE, AYUBA A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $17,275.94 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEREBEE, WILLIAM B Employer name Essex County Amount $17,275.78 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAFFO, RICHARD J Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $17,275.50 Date 02/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULVER, JEFFREY D Employer name East Greenbush Comm Library Amount $17,275.45 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAREL, SUSMITA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $17,275.36 Date 02/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, JERRY, JR Employer name Monroe County Amount $17,274.64 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIELEWSKI, TINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $17,274.57 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINIER, EILEEN M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $17,274.47 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FORREST, MICHAEL W Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $17,273.72 Date 10/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUTO, PETER F Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $17,273.10 Date 01/07/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANEVA-DIMITROVA, BILIANA I Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $17,273.03 Date 03/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JUDITH R Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $17,272.94 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARPE, NYDIA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $17,272.93 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNEMANN, MICHELLE E Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $17,272.88 Date 10/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIKULICH, JUSTIN J Employer name Town of Maine Amount $17,272.82 Date 10/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICH, RACHEL D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $17,272.69 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOAGEL, SUSAN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $17,272.67 Date 01/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY-ASHBY, ANDREA L Employer name Pulaski CSD Amount $17,272.67 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESOURDY, CAROL Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $17,272.20 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, GIOCONDA I Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $17,272.09 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHNER, TRACEY L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $17,271.88 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, YOLANDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $17,271.60 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENERALI, SAM T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $17,271.57 Date 08/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MEGAN B Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $17,271.56 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLUB, SARA B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $17,271.56 Date 02/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, YE Employer name Onondaga County Amount $17,271.37 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, STACEY L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,271.14 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOM, LEONARD G Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $17,270.92 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, ANDREA L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $17,270.87 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSI, ROBERT W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $17,270.73 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELSHER, BRANDON J Employer name Greece CSD Amount $17,270.46 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, BARBARA A Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $17,270.38 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANU, ANGELICA L Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $17,270.20 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, SUSANNA M Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $17,270.08 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETZEL, KELLY A Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $17,269.69 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDERO, TAMI L Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $17,269.48 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, CHARLENE E Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $17,269.29 Date 11/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, EMILY J Employer name Village of Asharoken Amount $17,269.15 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System