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 BRACIAK, JOAN M Employer name Erie County Amount $44,269.17 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANDREW C Employer name Oneida County Amount $44,269.14 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOEGLER, MATTHEW P Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $44,268.58 Date 09/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, KIMBERLY E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $44,268.51 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, NANCY J Employer name Albany County Amount $44,268.23 Date 07/09/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MARY ELLEN Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $44,267.90 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDIN, DEBRA A Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $44,267.89 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIGDORSKI, KENNETH W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $44,267.88 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $44,267.42 Date 01/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVANDUSKI, JOHN J Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $44,267.38 Date 02/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEDEMA, STEVEN W Employer name Orange County Amount $44,267.24 Date 07/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDHAUGH, KYLE D Employer name City of Fulton Amount $44,267.23 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEVENDORF, SARAH E Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $44,266.86 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAULKNER, BRUCE C Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $44,266.83 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, AGNES V Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $44,266.75 Date 12/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, MARA E Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $44,266.73 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, DIANE W Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $44,266.57 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYIL, BETTY T Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $44,266.42 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, FAITH A Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $44,266.39 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, TAMMY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $44,266.38 Date 09/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, STEVEN M Employer name Highland CSD Amount $44,266.37 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JEAN E Employer name Webster CSD Amount $44,266.32 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORMS, MARK J Employer name Village of Otisville Amount $44,266.00 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOUT, EARL C, III Employer name Village of Hancock Amount $44,265.83 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUNI, JENNY A Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $44,265.79 Date 08/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, LISA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $44,265.33 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELAIR, LARRY A Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $44,265.00 Date 05/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDICO, FLORENCE Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $44,264.82 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOCIANOWSKI, ERIK Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $44,264.60 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYMOND, DOUGLAS A Employer name Town of Denning Amount $44,264.49 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GRACE, STACEY L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $44,264.19 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, BARBARA A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $44,264.12 Date 05/29/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMMLER, MICHAEL G Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $44,264.04 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVASSEUR, PAUL Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $44,263.95 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANOVAS, PETER F Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $44,263.90 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, RAHEEM K Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $44,263.80 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APONTE, SOCORRO Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $44,263.79 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAPPER, RICHARD A, JR Employer name Boces-Herkimer Fulton Hamilton Amount $44,263.57 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, LINDSEY K Employer name Montgomery County Amount $44,263.42 Date 02/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BOMBARD, SHAWN H Employer name Town of Champlain Amount $44,263.42 Date 12/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOW, MICHAEL E Employer name Genesee County Amount $44,263.41 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, CHRISTINA M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $44,263.38 Date 07/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOWINSKI, EDWARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $44,263.31 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFER, KYLE T Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $44,263.18 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORRESEN, STEVEN A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $44,262.76 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAISER, DERRICK Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,262.75 Date 08/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ANDRE B Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $44,262.68 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARES, MILAGROS Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $44,262.29 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROIO, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name City of Rome Amount $44,262.00 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNELY, DEBORAH A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $44,261.94 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, MAIKEN J Employer name Warren County Amount $44,261.65 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTO, ASHLEY R Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,261.57 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALKOVIC, MATTHEW I Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,261.57 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, SHANE J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,261.57 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOMER, MATTHEW G, II Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $44,261.57 Date 07/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, RALPH A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $44,261.41 Date 01/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, JANETTE M Employer name Cooperstown CSD Amount $44,261.41 Date 10/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, KYLE B Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $44,261.36 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVAS, JASON A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $44,261.27 Date 02/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLASTRO, ANDREW F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $44,261.13 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, JEROME Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $44,261.06 Date 08/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, FRANCISCO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $44,261.05 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAIR, YASMINE I Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $44,260.87 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, MARGARET A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $44,260.84 Date 01/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWYER, LUKE J Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,260.84 Date 11/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JOHN M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,260.84 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINNE, JOEL F Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,260.84 Date 12/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIEL, RYAN M Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $44,260.84 Date 12/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUERKLE, CARMELA A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $44,260.81 Date 02/22/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, BRANDON D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $44,260.80 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, COREY A Employer name Erie County Amount $44,260.67 Date 04/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, JOHN L Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $44,260.65 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, MORGAN C Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $44,260.58 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, KENNETH L, JR Employer name Broome County Amount $44,260.51 Date 01/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'KUSSICK, RICKY J Employer name Albion CSD Amount $44,260.34 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUILLETTE, JANET K Employer name Town of Massena Amount $44,259.88 Date 05/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON-OBAMA, LIBRIA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $44,259.87 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHRAF, JACKIE W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $44,259.75 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JOSHUA A Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $44,259.60 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALVIN, JESSE D Employer name Livingston County Amount $44,259.53 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIPPILLI, HELEN A Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $44,259.48 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGOTINO, ANN M Employer name Ulster County Amount $44,259.47 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, CARL D Employer name Greece CSD Amount $44,259.44 Date 04/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JAIME Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $44,259.41 Date 12/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, RYAN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,259.40 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZITO, MICHELLE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $44,259.40 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWDEN, DAMONICA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $44,259.06 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, THERESA Employer name Erie County Amount $44,259.03 Date 01/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AECHA K Employer name Holley CSD Amount $44,258.75 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, DONALD G Employer name Seneca County Amount $44,258.40 Date 04/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEELE, LISA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $44,258.26 Date 01/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DUSTIN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $44,258.11 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DONALD P Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $44,258.02 Date 09/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ODELL, SCOTT G Employer name Town of Burns Amount $44,257.83 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Charlton Amount $44,257.78 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONDS, DONALD J Employer name Delaware County Amount $44,257.70 Date 03/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, SHELLIANNA J Employer name Tioga County Amount $44,257.45 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, BEATRICE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $44,257.31 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURNION, MARIE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $44,257.22 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IWELU, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $44,257.01 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System