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 WOOD, MELISSA S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.25 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MONTAGNE, MICHELLE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.24 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVER, MARSHA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.24 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, HELEN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.24 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, ERIK S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.24 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSTEN, ALVIRA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.23 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDSEN, LORRAINE T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.23 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAR, DOREEN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.23 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FRAMBOISE, MICHELLE J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.23 Date 11/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, LINDA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.23 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, EDWARD W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.23 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, BRENDA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.22 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROCCO, DIANA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.22 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONOFRI, MARY F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.22 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, KELLY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.22 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DOUGLAS A Employer name Fulton Public Library Amount $40,458.22 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLWAY, JANICE L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.21 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MARY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.21 Date 10/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, MARY B Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.21 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARAVILLO, VINCENT S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.21 Date 05/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, LAURIE A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.21 Date 08/30/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLAMM, MARGARET R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.20 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, SHERMAN RAY Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,458.19 Date 06/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.17 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISI, MELODY Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $40,458.16 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGER, TRACY Z Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,458.16 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, ERICA R Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,457.64 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWTEN, ANTHONY L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,457.33 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $40,457.14 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, CARLOS Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $40,457.07 Date 10/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARCELINA P Employer name Broome County Amount $40,456.97 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL GAIS, MARI Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $40,456.71 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMKOWSKI, LAURA L Employer name Canajoharie CSD Amount $40,456.34 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNAIRE, GEORGE H Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $40,456.19 Date 02/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGERSON, JESSICA L Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $40,455.98 Date 07/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CETINKAYA, DENIZ M Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $40,455.84 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, SHANNEN L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $40,455.80 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLONNA, NICHOLE E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $40,455.76 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARACE, ANDREW W Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,455.65 Date 05/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EYNON, CARRIE A Employer name Broome County Amount $40,455.63 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JOSHUA P Employer name Bayport-Bluepoint UFSD Amount $40,455.40 Date 08/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCIO, GINA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $40,455.25 Date 04/30/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCER, KAREN A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,455.24 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASELEY, DAVID G Employer name Town of Niagara Amount $40,454.90 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KERNAN, JAMES E Employer name Herkimer CSD Amount $40,454.83 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, MATTHEW C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,454.70 Date 04/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGDOLLAR, VANESSA A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $40,454.57 Date 02/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, DONNA LEE Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,454.49 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL W Employer name Hornell City School Dist Amount $40,454.40 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, EVERETT J, JR Employer name South Seneca CSD Amount $40,454.18 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAPITE, ANGELA Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $40,454.10 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, DIANE G Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,453.63 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, HSIAO-LUNG Employer name Webster CSD Amount $40,453.63 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETCHEVERRY, SARA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $40,453.54 Date 08/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, MICHAEL A Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $40,453.46 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRODE, MELANIE D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,453.12 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, ANNE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,452.94 Date 05/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KIMBERLY L Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $40,452.80 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAREN T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,452.62 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIOCCIO, ANDREW J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $40,452.54 Date 03/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JUNE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $40,452.36 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, NICOLE H Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $40,452.33 Date 12/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, TYRELL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,451.82 Date 04/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELEWSKI, BRADLEY W Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $40,451.72 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTSON, NANCY Z Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $40,451.40 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERSTENBERGER, ROBIN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $40,451.33 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDOLFI, MARIANN Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $40,451.31 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANKER, ADAM K Employer name Delaware County Amount $40,451.01 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, GARY J Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $40,450.89 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, SHADASHA D Employer name City of Albany Amount $40,450.73 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEHR, BERNARD W, JR Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $40,450.60 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, REGINALD D Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,450.41 Date 07/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTON, KEITH P, SR Employer name Town of Elizabethtown Amount $40,450.37 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARLEY, JULIE E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $40,450.01 Date 05/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, DARCIE M Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $40,449.81 Date 05/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, MICHELE Employer name Sullivan County Amount $40,449.72 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ALANNY Employer name Erie County Amount $40,449.36 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, CRISTINA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,449.29 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCK, AMY J Employer name Greene County Amount $40,449.10 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPE, MAUREEN C Employer name Greene County Amount $40,449.09 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURGH, KELLY E Employer name Greene County Amount $40,449.08 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINLEIN, JOHN M Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $40,449.07 Date 03/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN-BAPTISTE, FAHIMIR D Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,448.99 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KENYA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,448.80 Date 05/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, AMY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,448.56 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, JULIA T Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $40,448.54 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, ANDREW B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $40,448.26 Date 01/31/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MANDY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $40,447.96 Date 07/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPALLINA, ANNA M Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $40,447.89 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORY, RUSSELL E Employer name Town of Tioga Amount $40,447.82 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERG, VISHNUJANA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,447.74 Date 08/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUB, MATTHEW C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,447.60 Date 02/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LEE J Employer name Town of Fort Covington Amount $40,447.35 Date 04/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, BEVERLY C Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,447.32 Date 02/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEROUGE, EVANS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,446.87 Date 06/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANTHONY S, III Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,446.75 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, CAROL LYNN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,446.71 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESNAN, JENNIFER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,446.69 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, WENDY S Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,446.56 Date 04/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'EREDITA, TONYA M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $40,446.54 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System