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 ROSS, GEORGE A Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $38,915.83 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCCHICONE, JENEE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,915.46 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTON, KATHY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,915.25 Date 05/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, NINA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,915.10 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTMAN, WILLIAM W Employer name Lockport City School Dist Amount $38,914.78 Date 01/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBST, LACEY M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $38,914.75 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKDALE, DAVID A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $38,914.74 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, JENNIFER Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,914.41 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, STEVEN M Employer name City of Utica Amount $38,914.38 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEZZOSE, TAMMY A Employer name Town of Huron Amount $38,914.20 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMBISZ, JESSE A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $38,914.03 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUMAN, JAMMIE N Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,913.96 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDIS-CORO, NANETTE M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $38,913.95 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, AMANDA E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $38,913.66 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $38,913.58 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPELLICY, MATTHEW P Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,913.34 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELBECK, SUSAN A Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $38,913.34 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNELL, HEATHER L Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $38,913.26 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENNELL, DANIEL M, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $38,913.10 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPIANA, MICHELLE R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,913.00 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, KATHLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,912.49 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, CLAIRE M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,912.42 Date 10/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, BRADLEY G Employer name Erie County Amount $38,912.35 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABCOCK, MICHELLE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,912.20 Date 08/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDREAU, JOYCE D Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $38,911.90 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ELIZABETH M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $38,911.65 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRIZZI, ANNE M Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $38,911.58 Date 08/23/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MARK A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,911.57 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GECHELL, DEANNA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,911.48 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELDRUM, CYNTHIA A Employer name Town of Massena Amount $38,911.07 Date 02/12/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAI, XIAOXIN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,910.90 Date 12/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROM, ROGER D, JR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $38,910.46 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, DENISE S Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,910.21 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, SHANNON N Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,910.16 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNN, LEONIDISA A Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $38,909.68 Date 02/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOCE, KATHERINE A Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,909.62 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMEL, MARIA T Employer name Welfare Research Inc Amount $38,909.33 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTHER, DEBRA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,909.28 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHNING, RICHARD A, JR Employer name City of Rome Amount $38,909.23 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADILLO PENA, LANA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,908.75 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETHEESWARAPASKARAN, VIJAYAMALA Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,908.54 Date 12/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, CALVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $38,908.52 Date 07/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER, DAVID W Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $38,908.21 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARON, TIANA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,908.20 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODWAY, NICOLE J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $38,908.19 Date 09/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, DANIEL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,908.18 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, TRACY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,908.07 Date 09/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WAGENEN, LEWIS W, II Employer name Tully CSD Amount $38,908.03 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE-CURCIO, DONNA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,907.91 Date 11/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARBINGER, KYLE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,907.91 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREUN, SANDRA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,907.91 Date 07/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, JOVAN A Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,907.49 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, EUGENIA M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $38,907.11 Date 03/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSEN, MEREDITH H Employer name Broome County Amount $38,907.06 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, WILLIE J, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,906.91 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, LATAYA S Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,906.48 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, DANIELLE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,906.43 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNHART, MICHAEL R Employer name Mc Graw CSD Amount $38,905.98 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, DONNA M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $38,905.65 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDA, KAREN D Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $38,905.59 Date 09/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, MICHAEL J Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $38,905.47 Date 07/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUTCHEON, ANTHONY W Employer name Hadley-Luzerne CSD Amount $38,905.39 Date 03/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARIEUR, KATHLEEN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,905.34 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARKOWER, LISA K Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $38,905.33 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NESS, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,904.53 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, STEPHEN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,904.43 Date 01/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BRAKE, IAN F Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,904.26 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLA, ANTHONY M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,904.16 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARD, DANIELLE L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,903.98 Date 03/19/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ARCY, COLLIN F Employer name Albany County Amount $38,903.91 Date 04/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ROGER Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $38,903.42 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHEY, BRADLEY M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,903.38 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOREY, JEANNETTE C Employer name Schoharie County Amount $38,903.24 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LEON, DONNA V Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $38,903.21 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, PATRICK M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,903.06 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, DAVID K Employer name Erie County Amount $38,902.99 Date 09/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERMARK, THERESA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $38,902.59 Date 09/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKEDDLE, JILL A Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $38,902.55 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, DAWN V Employer name Erie County Amount $38,902.53 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKS, SHAWNA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,902.52 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITCHER, ANDREA Employer name Rocky Point UFSD Amount $38,902.27 Date 10/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLENBECK, ADAM Employer name Fulton County Amount $38,902.21 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGARD, DAWN M Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,902.18 Date 08/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARINZI, LARRY A Employer name Broome County Amount $38,901.94 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RUE, SCOTT K Employer name Wayne Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $38,901.90 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, JULIO C, JR Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $38,901.87 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, BETSEY L Employer name Town of Clifton Park Amount $38,901.24 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGRAM, STEVEN I Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $38,901.06 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHESTER, LURYLN A Employer name Town of Monroe Amount $38,901.06 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENOIT, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,900.97 Date 04/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEZZA, CAILYN D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,900.77 Date 10/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUONO, SUZANNE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,900.67 Date 06/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VITO, JASON S Employer name Town of Lyons Amount $38,900.65 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, LINDA D Employer name Schuyler County Amount $38,900.33 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, DAVID W, SR Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,900.22 Date 06/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASON, KATHY Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $38,900.18 Date 11/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINANS, RAYMOND F Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $38,899.57 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURCHO, DEAN Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $38,899.07 Date 05/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IBACH, AMANDA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,898.70 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, LINDSEY A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $38,898.68 Date 06/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System