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 BOODRAM, ROWLIN S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $40,279.12 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAGLIA, SUSAN A Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $40,279.01 Date 09/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, GEORGE C Employer name Lewis County Amount $40,278.85 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERCHANIK, SHANE P Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $40,278.59 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERHAAR, ROSELLA M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $40,278.58 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGIZIACO, MARGARET F Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $40,278.57 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERENBAUM, BARBARA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $40,278.35 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESSER, MICHELE L Employer name Town of Onondaga Amount $40,278.30 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMBORSKI, JACOB Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $40,278.03 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, WILLIAM C Employer name City of Norwich Amount $40,277.59 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, BERNARD D, JR Employer name Harpursville CSD Amount $40,277.56 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERICOZZI, LISA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,277.08 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALOGA, ROBERTA W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,276.73 Date 12/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PATRICIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $40,276.59 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, BRYAN R Employer name Tioga County Amount $40,276.52 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSS, JAMIE A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $40,276.32 Date 11/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, ANGLITA Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $40,276.30 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLINGSWORTH, SHEILA A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $40,276.24 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBMAN, WENDY S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,276.24 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWN, ERIC J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $40,275.90 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATTS, WAYNE Employer name City of Troy Amount $40,275.74 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, PAUL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,275.70 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLAN, BRIGIDA C Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $40,275.68 Date 06/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOHM, JOAN L Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $40,275.49 Date 10/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, SHARON A Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $40,275.45 Date 09/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDOW, AUSTIN RAYMOND Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $40,275.36 Date 05/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, CHRISTINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,275.25 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSS, AMY L Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $40,275.12 Date 04/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, DEBRA K Employer name Wayne County Amount $40,275.09 Date 08/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAND, LETICIA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,275.08 Date 04/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTS, TAMMY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $40,274.84 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, PRECIOUS J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $40,274.70 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, KARA M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $40,274.22 Date 08/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, GAIL M Employer name Watkins Glen-Csd Amount $40,274.16 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAK, SAM C Employer name City of Oswego Amount $40,273.99 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, RICKY J Employer name City of Norwich Amount $40,273.86 Date 03/29/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINGS, KALEN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $40,273.81 Date 03/08/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMEBO, MARY ANULICHUKWU Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,273.80 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, HEIDI S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $40,273.80 Date 06/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REATHERFORD, TANNER L Employer name Hampton Bays Fire District Amount $40,273.60 Date 07/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, MICHAEL P Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $40,273.58 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCO, DEBORAH A Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $40,273.21 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARK F Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,273.06 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Troy Amount $40,272.97 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, AMY S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $40,272.87 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EILERS, CATHRINE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $40,272.70 Date 06/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, ANDREA L Employer name Syracuse Urban Renewal Agcy Amount $40,272.70 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUANA, KIM MARIE Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $40,272.61 Date 08/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOEL, KANE K Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $40,272.36 Date 06/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, ELLEN M Employer name Village of Wilson Amount $40,272.26 Date 06/03/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOMBRUNO, MELISSA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $40,272.10 Date 11/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUBRICH, JOSEPH G, II Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $40,272.06 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name URENA, DANIEL S Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $40,271.83 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUTERI, JO ANN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,270.87 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, LAURA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,270.87 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIORGIO, CHRISTINE E Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,270.87 Date 01/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEANE, ELLEN Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,270.87 Date 09/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TRULESTRA Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,270.87 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, ANN M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $40,270.87 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCEY, HOLLY M, MRS Employer name Silver Creek CSD Amount $40,270.40 Date 01/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, PATRICIA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $40,270.32 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRECHKO, ROBERT F Employer name Yates County Amount $40,270.19 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAINES, AMY J Employer name Yates County Amount $40,270.18 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORHAM, CLIFFORD H, IV Employer name City of Troy Amount $40,270.14 Date 06/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIRASAMMI, ANGELICA A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $40,269.48 Date 03/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAWANDA B Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $40,269.28 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBREY, JACKIE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,269.25 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, JACQUELINE Employer name Rockland County Amount $40,269.24 Date 12/10/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JOY, JON P, SR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $40,269.16 Date 11/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARLMAN, JENI L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $40,268.95 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE FEVRE, DOROTHY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $40,268.80 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, JAMES L Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $40,268.77 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN EPPS, RICKY W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $40,268.05 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSS, SYDNEY R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $40,267.89 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNELL, NANCY ANN Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $40,267.89 Date 04/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, NIDIA PIRES Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $40,267.83 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, JOSHUA J Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $40,267.54 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMAIN, MELISSA C Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $40,267.45 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEASE, JAMES L Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $40,267.30 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAFFAS, JAMES R Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $40,267.24 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URENA, LUCIA O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $40,267.06 Date 09/08/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CHAD E Employer name Town of Caroga Amount $40,267.05 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $40,266.92 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABRIELL, AMANDA N Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $40,266.81 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMAN, REBECCA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $40,266.77 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVEK, REBECCA L Employer name Chemung County Amount $40,266.54 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAAS, JANET L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $40,266.42 Date 06/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENOVESE-JOHNSON, RO ANNE G Employer name North Salem CSD Amount $40,266.31 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MECHLOWITZ, RACHAEL N Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $40,266.26 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, PHYLLIS A Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $40,266.21 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPIN, EDDY Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $40,266.18 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, LENEE Employer name Chemung County Amount $40,266.11 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWKINS, JOSEPH F Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $40,265.73 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKMASTER, DAVID M Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $40,265.64 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVUONO-SULLIVAN, DEBORA F Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $40,265.58 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JAMIE L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $40,265.25 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KELI M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $40,265.22 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHBERY, KATHLEEN A Employer name Education Department Amount $40,265.22 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANAVAN, ERIC M Employer name Education Department Amount $40,265.22 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, ANDREA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $40,265.22 Date 02/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System