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 GUNN, JAYLEEN K L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,693.57 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MARY E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $40,693.50 Date 07/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKERT, JENNIFER L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $40,693.27 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, CASSIDY A Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,693.14 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, KATHERINE D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,693.07 Date 02/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENSWICK, SARAH M Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $40,692.94 Date 10/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRYDLOFF, DIANE Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,692.88 Date 02/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSTON, LUCINDA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $40,692.78 Date 01/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART-JELEN, LORI J Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,692.77 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, JAMES R Employer name Clinton County Amount $40,692.67 Date 07/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMARIA, JOSEPH M, JR Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,691.92 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUMANTE, KRISTINE G Employer name Oyster Bay Public Library Amount $40,691.88 Date 02/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, RONALD N, JR Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $40,691.87 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWDER, JONATHAN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,691.67 Date 06/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEGUE, GAYANN Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $40,691.59 Date 09/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALLO, LOUISE J Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $40,691.59 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILLETT, JILL M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,691.03 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SHANDEN D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,690.82 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, WAYNE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,690.80 Date 12/22/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEYMOUR, PETER Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $40,690.78 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, JOHN J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,690.74 Date 06/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, JULIE M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $40,690.71 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN STEENBURG, MARILYN R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $40,690.65 Date 06/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, ALLISON E Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,690.43 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, FRANCES A Employer name Groton CSD Amount $40,689.99 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MEGAN E Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $40,689.97 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEATING, KATHLEEN M Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $40,689.88 Date 01/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACHOWIAK, JENNIFER Employer name Amherst CSD Amount $40,689.88 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, DIRJON J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $40,689.87 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, KOJO S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,689.72 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALMADGE, HEATHER G Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,689.62 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, JAMES, III Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $40,689.11 Date 04/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JOHN M Employer name Town of Barrington Amount $40,688.99 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAZMARK, JESSICA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,688.72 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVELLI, MICHELLE L Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $40,688.34 Date 05/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, JOSEPH C Employer name Village of Stamford Amount $40,688.26 Date 08/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHNER, MARLENE Employer name Broome County Amount $40,688.21 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILLARD, JEREMY D Employer name Town of Hoosick Amount $40,688.00 Date 10/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKROUPA, JOANNE M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $40,687.83 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKWITH, KARRI A Employer name Chenango County Amount $40,687.40 Date 06/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINTON, JAMES T Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,687.40 Date 04/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEFFERILLO, MICHAEL J Employer name Mechanicville City School Dist Amount $40,687.00 Date 12/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, MARY Employer name Albany County Amount $40,686.92 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANGAN, JOHN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,686.82 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, PATRICIA A Employer name Erie County Amount $40,686.81 Date 04/25/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, RICHARD J, JR Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $40,686.81 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINSTEIN, MANDI N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,686.55 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, JOSHUA J Employer name Allegany County Amount $40,686.46 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRELLA, CARMINA Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $40,686.42 Date 02/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIELLO, CATHE L Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $40,686.12 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULINAWKA, ANNE MARIE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,686.02 Date 09/30/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNTZ, JEFFREY S Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $40,685.92 Date 03/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIS, JENNIFER L Employer name Oswego County Amount $40,685.64 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULGER, SHAWN J Employer name Jefferson County Amount $40,685.61 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISTO, MARY F Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $40,685.56 Date 01/27/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, KEVIN P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,685.53 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHAL, MARY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,685.31 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, ANDREW S Employer name Town of Gouverneur Amount $40,685.22 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CHELSEA L Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,685.04 Date 01/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONICA, LAURA L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,684.86 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, ARLEEN D Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,684.80 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, LORENA A Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $40,684.67 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLOTON, STACEY R Employer name Columbia County Amount $40,684.49 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROYLES, DIANA L Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $40,683.94 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEN, KIMBERLY A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $40,683.57 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHANNON, ANDREW R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,683.52 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISEY, WILLIAM C, II Employer name North Warren CSD Amount $40,683.51 Date 01/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLOSNA, DAVID R Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $40,683.42 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, MARY K Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,683.19 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER-HAYES, REGINA G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,683.19 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKIMER, ANTOINETTE P Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $40,683.16 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIDDY, BRUCE T Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $40,683.03 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HERBERT, III Employer name Town of Greenville Amount $40,682.70 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIN, STACEY A Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $40,682.48 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEI, ROBIN A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,682.38 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, MARY K Employer name Warren County Amount $40,682.30 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, CYNTHIA L Employer name Warren County Amount $40,682.26 Date 04/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZAROWITZ, CHARLES D Employer name Town of Napoli Amount $40,682.15 Date 05/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLUSKY, DANIELLE F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,681.30 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINCAID, KEITH W Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $40,681.00 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINDLE, WAYNE D Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $40,680.71 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELSKI, JUSTIN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,680.58 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSA, THOMAS A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $40,680.25 Date 08/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORZECHOWSKI, JODIE E Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $40,680.11 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SAMUEL D Employer name Town of Rushford Amount $40,679.37 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, ROBIN M Employer name Poland CSD Amount $40,679.35 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENTOR-SUTTON, MARLYN A Employer name Albany County Amount $40,679.32 Date 08/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, JUDY L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,679.29 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENSMORE, ROBERT W Employer name Town of Evans Amount $40,678.68 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMBO, GAITANO J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,678.50 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TREVOR J Employer name Village of Hamilton Amount $40,678.32 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, JEFFERY L Employer name Town of Lewiston Amount $40,678.20 Date 11/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERRICK, AARON M Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $40,678.20 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMBORSKI, CARL I Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $40,678.05 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BYRNE, AMY E Employer name Warren County Amount $40,677.71 Date 02/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBRA R Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $40,677.69 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, ROSEMARY Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,676.92 Date 04/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, JESSE R Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $40,676.77 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE DUC, MELINDA L Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $40,676.62 Date 01/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYLER, LORA L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,676.59 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System