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 AHMED, NAJIYYAH Employer name Albany County Amount $40,738.39 Date 08/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, TRACEE D Employer name Broome County Amount $40,738.20 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, PATRICIA E Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $40,738.08 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, RONI D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,738.07 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CAITLIN K Employer name Erie County Amount $40,737.76 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUTI, JOSEPH D Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,737.75 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, ELVIN R, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $40,737.56 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, MOLLY A Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,737.28 Date 04/11/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANGELETTE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,737.13 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYTALO, EDWARD J Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,736.77 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKLE, JAMIE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,736.72 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNE, DEVIN A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,736.63 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYCH, EDWIN R Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,736.62 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARVIS, PATRICIA T Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $40,736.56 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TYLER C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,736.53 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, CARMEN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $40,736.39 Date 11/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONEY, LYNN M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $40,736.36 Date 03/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, COLLEEN M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $40,736.27 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCUAL DE CANELA, ZORAIDA Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $40,736.27 Date 03/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUDKINS, GARY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,736.13 Date 06/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHITTENDEN, BRIANA M Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,736.10 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ELERY S Employer name Seneca County Amount $40,736.08 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULRICE, JODY A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $40,735.97 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNERBERG, WENDY L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $40,735.97 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, KEVIN M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,735.96 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILACHER, SARAH A Employer name Franklin County Amount $40,735.90 Date 04/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, ANNETTE D Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,735.73 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONTARSKI, KSENIA O Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,735.63 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYATT, JENNIFER Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $40,735.59 Date 03/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, KELLY D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $40,735.57 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, DONALD Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $40,735.31 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KIMBERLY J Employer name Warren County Amount $40,734.08 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, LASHECA Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,734.07 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANCI GARCIA, LUZ M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,733.72 Date 08/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANOWSKI, CONSTANCE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,733.70 Date 08/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, VAND Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,733.53 Date 05/15/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVANS-MC MENIMON, THERESA Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,733.46 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, LAURA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,733.32 Date 03/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWELL, LINDA J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $40,733.26 Date 05/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, DOREENE K Employer name Ravena Coeymans Selkirk CSD Amount $40,733.18 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, SANDRA D Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,733.14 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALFITANO, LISA R Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,733.03 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KARI E Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,732.11 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, GORDON T, JR Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,732.06 Date 08/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOVAL, LILIANA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,732.03 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JUNELLE C Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,731.99 Date 05/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, MARIA V Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,731.96 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARNEY, PETER J Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,731.92 Date 05/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GLYNN-BURKE, MARY P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $40,731.92 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSON, AMELIA L Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,731.70 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALGIERI, DEBORAH Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,731.66 Date 01/08/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST GERMAIN, LESLY Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $40,731.65 Date 09/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC TAGUE, JOHN A Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,731.64 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, PATRICIA E Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,731.63 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIFFERLE, AARON E Employer name City of Lockport Amount $40,731.63 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYONE, MARILYN J Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,731.61 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, DANIELLE M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $40,731.33 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GHEE, STARTRISCA S Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,731.32 Date 07/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELBMAN, CARLA Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $40,730.69 Date 05/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHIESEN, CONSTANCE Employer name Margaretville CSD Amount $40,730.45 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOULTSIOS, CHRISTINE A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,730.43 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, HUMBERTO Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,730.34 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COOL, JOHN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,730.33 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONESCU, GALINA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,730.33 Date 07/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, IRVING Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $40,730.31 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUBEIS, FERNANDO A Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $40,730.01 Date 05/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGIE, BRANDON M Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $40,729.78 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, CYNTHIA A L Employer name Steuben County Amount $40,729.50 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, LOUIS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $40,729.13 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, PAUL J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,729.12 Date 02/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASULO, PETER M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $40,729.02 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALYEA, MICHELE A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $40,727.64 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, REINALDO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,727.56 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SHEILA M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,727.55 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINA, MATTHEW C Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $40,727.54 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, HEIDI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,727.49 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, WILLIAM Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,727.08 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACK, PEGGY-ANNE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $40,727.00 Date 09/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELSANTO, ANGELA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $40,726.88 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCKWOOD, ASHLEY A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $40,726.80 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARLE, DUANE D Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $40,726.27 Date 07/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WORLOCK, PHILIP M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $40,726.23 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFENDLER, NORMAN L Employer name Town of Webb Amount $40,725.93 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTRAM, KAREN M Employer name Belleville-Henderson CSD Amount $40,725.79 Date 09/07/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALL, FREDA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,725.58 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNARI, JOSEPH J Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $40,725.31 Date 10/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, GARY W Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $40,725.22 Date 07/15/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, WILLIAM T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,725.13 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, LAURA B Employer name Education Department Amount $40,725.13 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULL, MATTHEW S Employer name Department of State Amount $40,725.13 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, THERESA A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $40,725.13 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CONNORAN, ELLEN H Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $40,725.03 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, KRYSIA S Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,725.01 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULE, ALEXANDER J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $40,724.78 Date 05/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARS, SARA A E Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $40,724.63 Date 06/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, KANDACE L Employer name Fonda-Fultonville CSD Amount $40,724.39 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTGROVE, ANGELA Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,724.30 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, TERRI L Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $40,724.30 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAKES, WILLIAM V Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,724.25 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAGONA, RACHEL L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,723.85 Date 01/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System