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 NELLIS, DANIEL Employer name Fulton County Amount $40,432.47 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, LINDA E Employer name Broome County Amount $40,432.40 Date 01/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, LINDA M Employer name Northern Adirondack CSD Amount $40,432.38 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVY, JUSTIN M Employer name Chenango County Amount $40,432.20 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWERYNIAK, JANICE A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $40,432.14 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUIRE, KATHRYN K Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $40,431.85 Date 10/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINACCI, VIRGINIA A Employer name Albany County Amount $40,431.75 Date 03/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, TINA M Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $40,431.63 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIZZA, RICHARD P Employer name Hicksville Public Library Amount $40,431.62 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, VICTOR M Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,431.42 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMLEY, EILEEN M Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $40,431.27 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWOYEMI, KAFAYAT A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,431.25 Date 09/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANNACHAIWONG, SARAH W Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $40,431.04 Date 10/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, THERESE S Employer name Town of Woodstock Amount $40,430.93 Date 11/05/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KATHLEEN L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $40,430.79 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORL, STEPHEN J Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,430.42 Date 12/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYLE, VANESSA Employer name Orange County Amount $40,430.31 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, ROSA E Employer name Herricks UFSD Amount $40,430.19 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GEORGE R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $40,430.05 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCK, DAISY E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $40,429.93 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, AMY A Employer name Genesee County Amount $40,429.66 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLANTI, KAREN F Employer name Pub Employment Relations Bd Amount $40,429.38 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $40,429.25 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLER, GRETCHEN L Employer name Town of Union Amount $40,429.15 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, MARCIA C Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $40,429.10 Date 09/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUBOW, FAITH A Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $40,428.80 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, CHERRY L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,428.76 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, JAMES A Employer name Town of New Scotland Amount $40,428.65 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ANTHONY E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,428.63 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LISA Employer name South Orangetown CSD Amount $40,428.60 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, TERRI A Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $40,428.56 Date 07/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, SARAH M Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $40,428.50 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, JULIUS G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,428.01 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTOLANO, WENDY A Employer name Norwich UFSD 1 Amount $40,428.00 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, PATRICIA Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $40,427.97 Date 05/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, KALYNN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $40,427.86 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASON, MELITA D Employer name Monroe County Amount $40,427.85 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, RELIEFIA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $40,427.17 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZZOLARI, AMANDA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $40,427.08 Date 06/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOOD, WENDY A Employer name Erie County Amount $40,427.03 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, BENNY Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $40,426.93 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CATHY C Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $40,426.84 Date 12/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JAMES R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,426.57 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, AUDREY A Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $40,426.56 Date 02/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIEN, DJENALE Employer name New York Public Library Amount $40,426.51 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPOSO, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $40,426.37 Date 11/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, TIMOTHY C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $40,426.34 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURBIDES-ORTIZ, DENISSE B Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,426.32 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JORGE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,426.22 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, ANDREA C Employer name Highlnd Falls-Ft Mntgomery CSD Amount $40,426.14 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORTON, LYNNE Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $40,426.12 Date 02/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, EDUARDO Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $40,425.99 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTIGUA, RAMON A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,425.73 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVEJERO, FRANK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $40,425.53 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, ROBERT A, III Employer name Village of Andover Amount $40,425.23 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KRISTY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,425.19 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNEY, KEELY L Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $40,424.90 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRY, JOSHUA P Employer name Village of Wellsville Amount $40,424.84 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALDEMAR, LHAUNESS C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $40,424.83 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCONA, MELISSA C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $40,424.77 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAVANA, MIRTA Employer name Riverhead CSD Amount $40,424.73 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLFELZ, CAROLYN E Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $40,424.33 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEDNER, MATTHEW S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $40,424.18 Date 07/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIOIA, LAURA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $40,423.73 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, LORIE A Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $40,423.47 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, LIZZIE D Employer name Department of Health Amount $40,422.90 Date 05/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTESI-LAURIA, MARIA Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $40,422.77 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERAM, AMANDA L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,422.70 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILEY, ILANA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $40,422.50 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLOCCARI, KAREN Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $40,422.36 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNAMAN, LOUISE Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $40,422.36 Date 08/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWAN, KAREN A Employer name Hicksville UFSD Amount $40,422.36 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORINO, AMIANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,422.14 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, KATHRYN M Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $40,421.72 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, DEBRA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $40,421.52 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, SAMANTHA A Employer name Warren County Amount $40,421.16 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUDSEN, JOHN E Employer name Department of Law Amount $40,420.84 Date 05/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CONNIE M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $40,420.80 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEARENGEN, CHRISTINE L Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $40,420.33 Date 10/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JEREMY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $40,420.28 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LORI A Employer name Town of Potsdam Amount $40,420.00 Date 05/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUYDER, MARY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $40,419.64 Date 08/25/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLAND, ELAINE R Employer name Gowanda CSD Amount $40,419.38 Date 12/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTZ, LINDA J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $40,419.30 Date 05/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, DEBRA A Employer name Granville CSD Amount $40,419.29 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORRY, STEPHANIE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,419.12 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRGA, KAYLA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $40,419.04 Date 05/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, WYATT O, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $40,418.32 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLDNER, KEVIN T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $40,418.31 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHAN, SHAYEDA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,418.31 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, WAYNE Employer name Department of State Amount $40,417.78 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, SIVADASAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $40,417.72 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMAN, FRANK F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,417.54 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUHN, J MICHAEL, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $40,417.08 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUELPILLAI, KALYANI Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $40,417.04 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, KATHERINE A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $40,417.04 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SUSANNE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,416.86 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DEBORAH S Employer name Central NY Regn Plan & Dev Bd Amount $40,416.74 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLEN, NOREEN A Employer name Broome County Amount $40,416.49 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, MICHAEL J Employer name Cornell University Amount $40,416.29 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System