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 SCOGGINS, DONYAL K Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,798.45 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONECKY, DORENE M Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $38,798.39 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, NICHOLAS W Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $38,798.12 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, TRAMA S Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $38,798.10 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUDRY, JONATHON C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,798.04 Date 11/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPPAS, ZINOVIA M Employer name Geneseo CSD Amount $38,797.61 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMELIO, LINDA Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $38,797.32 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWENSON-MYERS, PATRICIA A Employer name Albany County Amount $38,797.18 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVIEDO, OMAR Employer name Westchester County Amount $38,797.17 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINELLI, ROBIN J Employer name Lyons CSD Amount $38,796.87 Date 10/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, WILLIAM J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,796.57 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, GREGORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $38,796.38 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, EUCLIN HELEN Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $38,796.36 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, LADISLADO E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,796.30 Date 12/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, PATRICIA L Employer name Town of Sempronius Amount $38,796.28 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BELLA, ROCCO F Employer name City of Utica Amount $38,795.58 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, TAMMY A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,795.12 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, ELIZABETH Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,794.66 Date 02/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, GLADYS Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $38,794.65 Date 10/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KYLEN J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $38,794.63 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, ANDREW A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $38,794.63 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, BURTON L Employer name Town of Clarksville Amount $38,793.77 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FREITAS, SHERINA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,793.54 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWLAND, ARLENE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $38,793.51 Date 12/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDELL, KRISTEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,793.35 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OHLHOFF, DAMARA J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,793.30 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, BRIAN G Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $38,793.29 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACCHILLO, VINCENT J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,793.15 Date 04/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANGIE Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $38,793.06 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,792.96 Date 08/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NANCY A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,792.86 Date 03/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUMBACH, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $38,792.78 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $38,792.64 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZZANA, NICHOLAS J Employer name East Moriches UFSD Amount $38,792.54 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAUB, FREDERICK H Employer name Millbrook CSD Amount $38,792.36 Date 11/29/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POFF, ERIN L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,792.05 Date 12/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, KOKILA Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,791.79 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOISIN, RICARDO K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,791.74 Date 02/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAYSON, LISA J Employer name Hinsdale CSD Amount $38,791.66 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $38,791.56 Date 03/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOLI, LUCY A Employer name Town of Lloyd Amount $38,791.14 Date 06/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MEREDITH R Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $38,791.10 Date 10/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, MARY Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,790.90 Date 12/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, CHERIE C Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $38,790.45 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, MATTHEW J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $38,789.97 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIFFENDALE, ROBIN G Employer name Town of Cairo Amount $38,789.88 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CREA, KAREN A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $38,789.84 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DAVID L, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,789.70 Date 05/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, SHERRI L Employer name City of Hudson Amount $38,789.64 Date 01/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMILO, MELISSA C Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $38,789.47 Date 05/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, WILLIAM R Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $38,789.40 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, PAUL L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $38,789.32 Date 02/05/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, KAREN R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,788.98 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEBERT, DENNIS C Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $38,788.24 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINSSAR, KATHY A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $38,788.03 Date 04/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CATERINA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,787.57 Date 07/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, BEVERLY H Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,787.49 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SUSAN M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,787.44 Date 05/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, ANNETTE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,787.41 Date 10/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ISABEL Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,787.24 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, WILLIAM K, JR Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $38,787.20 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, JOHN E, III Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,786.89 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANIO, MICHAEL T Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,786.88 Date 01/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACTER, BRIDGET J Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $38,786.85 Date 04/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, GIGI Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $38,786.37 Date 04/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONGO, PETER Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $38,785.30 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORMINSKI, LAURA C Employer name Town of Milton Amount $38,785.10 Date 10/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZUTI, ASHLEY G Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $38,785.10 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, MARIA D Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $38,784.00 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSS, JOANNE G Employer name Forestville CSD Amount $38,783.99 Date 08/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BETHEA, ERIC B Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $38,783.85 Date 01/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUBA, MARK J Employer name Broome County Amount $38,783.50 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, JAMES R Employer name Town of New Hudson Amount $38,783.50 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESCI, RUSSELL F Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $38,783.41 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, WALTER A Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $38,783.10 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRYON, THAD L Employer name Town of Westport Amount $38,782.52 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEOH, SUE K Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,782.42 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESE-CERRONE, JILL L Employer name Erie County Amount $38,782.23 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHEWAY, DARLENE C Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,781.88 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, LINDA A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $38,781.82 Date 01/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, ROXANE Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,781.78 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRICK, DALE L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,781.69 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSTEIN, EMILY D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,781.64 Date 03/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATINI, VICTORIA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $38,781.36 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, JESSICA N Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,781.27 Date 12/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMINO, ROSEMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,781.08 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBERT, CLAY J Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $38,781.08 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROMAN, WESLEY J Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $38,780.96 Date 01/11/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAILEY, STACIE L Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,780.80 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAST, JASMINE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,780.78 Date 07/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORUSSO, PATRICIA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $38,780.73 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIRELLO, RACHEL M Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $38,780.69 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $38,780.22 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, DEE A Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $38,780.17 Date 10/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREGOLI, NICHOLAS M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $38,780.10 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEK, RICHARD J Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,779.99 Date 01/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCSHANE, AMANDA R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,779.98 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADELL, CHELSAE M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,779.67 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHENCK, EDWARD L Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $38,779.59 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, PATRICIA L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $38,779.42 Date 11/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System