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 FEYH, APRIL M Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,771.38 Date 05/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORPORAN, RUTH Employer name Amityville UFSD Amount $40,770.72 Date 09/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, DEBRA D Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,770.41 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, DIANA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,770.22 Date 09/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROAT, JAMES B Employer name Town of Walton Amount $40,770.09 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, ROBIN-ANN P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,769.89 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENETTOZZI, CRYSTAL J Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,769.69 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATI, ALLISON M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $40,769.45 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MAMIE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,769.44 Date 02/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEACHOUT, JULIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,769.28 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, MARLENE P Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $40,769.25 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSSE, MICHELLE D Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $40,769.23 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MATTHEW Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,769.20 Date 04/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, PATRICK W Employer name Town of Canaan Amount $40,769.16 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, WAYNE A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $40,769.10 Date 12/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCARDI, CHRISTIAN J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $40,768.88 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFAVE, SANDRA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,768.71 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, SALVIA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,768.32 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDER, DAVID J Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,768.28 Date 06/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISONEK, DRAGANA Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $40,768.04 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, PATRICIA Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $40,768.00 Date 01/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBUCCI, ANTONIO C Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $40,767.91 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, MARY C Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $40,767.83 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, DANA L Employer name Erie County Amount $40,767.66 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELDEN, ASHLI L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,767.61 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENWERTH-BROWN, MICHELE D Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $40,767.52 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASNIAK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,767.21 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHICOINE, MARTIN E Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $40,766.74 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISABELLA, TODD M Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $40,766.41 Date 05/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETKO, KEITH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,766.40 Date 08/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ANNETTE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,766.25 Date 04/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAB, MICHELLE M Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $40,766.06 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNEY, TEVORNIQUE F Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,765.84 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARR, TRAVIS D Employer name City of Auburn Amount $40,765.66 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KESSLER, LISA M Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,765.44 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $40,765.29 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHIE, LISA C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,765.10 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, MARY ANN Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,765.05 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUCSY, KESTRAL-ANN J Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $40,765.04 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVENOAKS, KATRINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,765.00 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, AMY M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,764.88 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHALL, VIRGINIA L Employer name Washington County Amount $40,764.81 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDDER, KRISTY M Employer name Village of Penn Yan Amount $40,764.53 Date 07/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANGUMA, CHARLES J Employer name Central NY St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,764.32 Date 07/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRE, JOANNE G Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,763.45 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, KEVIN D Employer name Town of Columbus Amount $40,763.12 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, EMILY D Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $40,762.49 Date 06/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLOKOFF, MAUREEN O Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $40,762.35 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASENBURY, WILLIAM F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $40,762.15 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, LISA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $40,762.00 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEL, KERRIANN Employer name Orange County Amount $40,761.96 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKS, LESLIE C Employer name Washington County Amount $40,761.71 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTELLING, JOANN Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $40,761.68 Date 09/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, KELLY Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,761.66 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENHECK, STEPHEN D Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $40,761.56 Date 02/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DOMINICK Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $40,761.42 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFFERTY, MARICLARE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,761.34 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NRIAKA, CHUKWUNWIKE J Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,761.19 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIZHPI, MAYRA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,760.74 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, NICHOLAS S Employer name Town of Granville Amount $40,759.66 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALLUM, PATRICIA K Employer name Sewanhaka CSD Amount $40,759.31 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYMANOWSKI, JACOB P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,759.29 Date 01/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ALICE I Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,759.25 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERNOFFSKY, DOUGLAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $40,758.67 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, AMY K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,758.65 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, JEANA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,758.60 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELFI, JACQUELINE Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,758.44 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, MICHELE D Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,758.44 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXAS, CHRISTINE V Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $40,758.42 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, BAAJNARINE Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $40,758.41 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICARD, DAVID E Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $40,757.68 Date 01/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, COLLEEN M Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $40,757.38 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLINT, AMELIA J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,757.30 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, DANIEL K Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $40,757.27 Date 05/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASLER, RENEE F Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,757.07 Date 07/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSON, BARRY D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $40,757.00 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, KENNETH J Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $40,756.70 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, DEBORAH A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $40,756.00 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHATTUCK, JASON W Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,755.74 Date 06/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWTON, JOSEPH E Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,755.69 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JULIE A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $40,755.63 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, KELLY G Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $40,755.54 Date 10/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SANTIS, KAREN A Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $40,755.39 Date 03/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMOL, MARIBEL Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $40,755.36 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, BEVERLY R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $40,755.00 Date 11/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGAZINE, LAKEISHA T Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,754.99 Date 07/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUCHEM, BEVERLY J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,754.45 Date 07/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURPEE, GAIL EVANS Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $40,754.40 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, DALE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,754.12 Date 06/11/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $40,754.10 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, JAMES J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $40,753.84 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYPPOLITE, PIERRE M Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $40,753.75 Date 11/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, DIANE L Employer name Town of Cornwall Amount $40,753.70 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLAND, DWAYNE N Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,753.64 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEER, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $40,753.53 Date 11/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAFFEO, NANCY Y Employer name Mt Sinai UFSD Amount $40,753.19 Date 05/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARENTE, MICHAEL A Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $40,753.15 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $40,753.14 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KRYSTINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,752.94 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, GARY Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $40,752.91 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System