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 PATRICK, LORI A Employer name Salem CSD Amount $38,530.36 Date 11/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISINA, JEANINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,530.21 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRELL, DANIEL P Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $38,529.92 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUESDALE, BRENDA J Employer name Erie County Amount $38,529.91 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ROBERT J Employer name Town of Bombay Amount $38,529.89 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIO, FRANK Employer name Village of New Hyde Park Amount $38,529.50 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, NICHOLAS A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,529.47 Date 10/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, LISABETH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,529.37 Date 12/11/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EIPP, KEVIN L, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $38,529.35 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, ANDRA Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $38,529.14 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANE, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,529.07 Date 02/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, ERIC C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $38,529.04 Date 04/19/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADE, WILLIAM Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $38,528.86 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, CHRISTINE L Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,528.41 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHACK, PAULETTE L Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,528.40 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHNERT, CARMELA Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $38,528.27 Date 04/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, SHEILA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $38,527.88 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JODI A Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,527.82 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, GARRY E Employer name Syracuse Housing Authority Amount $38,527.44 Date 10/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, MARK W Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $38,527.40 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SUZANNE Employer name Unadilla Valley CSD Amount $38,527.35 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,527.26 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, TOMY K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,527.23 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JENNIFER E Employer name Eldred CSD Amount $38,527.22 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, KATHERINE K Employer name Albany County Amount $38,526.88 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOCH, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Croghan Amount $38,526.65 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALM, CAROL L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,526.47 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROUGHS, KATHLEEN A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,526.27 Date 08/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEN, JENNIFER R Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,526.25 Date 04/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMES, CHRISTINE Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,525.57 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATTAREGGIA, VINCENT Employer name Albany County Amount $38,525.24 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, KANEISHA C Employer name Erie County Amount $38,525.16 Date 04/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOJICA, LUZ Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,524.84 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, NANETTE N Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,524.63 Date 05/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENZ, PETER G Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $38,524.24 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUAL, AMY B Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $38,524.16 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILA, ALBERT Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,523.78 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLHAM, DANIEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,523.62 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREDO, VIOLET MARY Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,523.56 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILKS, EMMA C Employer name Education Department Amount $38,523.54 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MICHAEL D Employer name Franklin County Amount $38,523.20 Date 01/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZZO, JOSEPH J Employer name Village of Richmondville Amount $38,523.17 Date 05/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGI, GALE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,523.05 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEYMEISTER, CORY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,523.04 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, MICHAEL D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $38,523.03 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, BOBBIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,523.02 Date 06/16/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, JEREMY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $38,522.92 Date 01/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ROBERT E, JR Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $38,522.88 Date 05/16/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDEJ, DAVID J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $38,522.65 Date 05/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLIZZARD, SHERYL Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $38,522.53 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, DANIEL L Employer name Windsor CSD Amount $38,522.45 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLAK, ALEXANDRA A Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,522.16 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, NORMA J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,522.16 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, LESLIE A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $38,522.11 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINASH, JOANNE P Employer name Putnam County Amount $38,522.04 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEY, CHAD J Employer name Clinton County Amount $38,521.97 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARKS, VICKI L Employer name Village of Groton Amount $38,521.25 Date 11/04/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMEROY, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $38,521.19 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAZYK, NANCY A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,520.68 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOVAN, RONALD M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,520.01 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHEYDEN, BETH E Employer name Department of Law Amount $38,519.63 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, COURTNEY E Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $38,519.39 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, REBECCA J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $38,519.24 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLI, VITO A Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $38,519.13 Date 01/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, TIMOTHY B Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $38,519.08 Date 02/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, TRACY Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,518.50 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, MATTHEW T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,518.32 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GIUDICE, JULIE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,518.25 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ERIN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,518.21 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATACCHIERO, DEBRA J Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $38,518.12 Date 10/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASPER, ZACHARY A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,518.10 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, SHARIZOD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $38,518.02 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, DONALD G Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $38,517.54 Date 06/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORRAINE, ANTHONY E Employer name Town of Eaton Amount $38,517.36 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORLEW, MICHAEL C Employer name Hoosic Valley CSD Amount $38,517.10 Date 11/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIDDINGTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $38,517.00 Date 03/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODRIGE, TIMOTHY R Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $38,516.63 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBROW, BECKY B Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,516.53 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLAXTON, JENNIFER M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,516.46 Date 11/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, DENNIS H Employer name Malone CSD Amount $38,516.40 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTER, JACQUES P Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,515.87 Date 05/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, MICHAEL L Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $38,515.77 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCACCIA, JOHN J Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $38,515.55 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, PHILIP J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $38,515.52 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVALLES-MISTERMAN, BERNARDITA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $38,515.51 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CUMBER, BERT G Employer name City of Utica Amount $38,515.48 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, DEBORAH L Employer name Hammondsport CSD Amount $38,515.40 Date 04/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ANGELIQUE M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,515.27 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, JOANNE S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,515.18 Date 01/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, JOSEPH M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $38,515.03 Date 10/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, KIMBERLY K Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $38,515.00 Date 10/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZMAN, DANIELLE Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,514.96 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOBO-LEON, LUIS Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,514.79 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, ARIN E Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,514.70 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBOA, JESSICA Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $38,514.29 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, VALERIE S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $38,514.26 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOOK, VIRGIL Employer name Northeast CSD Amount $38,514.18 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORVALAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $38,514.14 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, JAVIER A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,514.09 Date 08/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, MARY SUE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,513.98 Date 08/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System