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 WASIELEWSKI, KITRESE A Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $38,443.04 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, BEVERLY A Employer name Spencerport CSD Amount $38,442.64 Date 02/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, KELSEY N Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,442.61 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, TIMOTHY Employer name Warren County Amount $38,442.50 Date 04/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVON, ANDREW C Employer name Warren County Amount $38,442.49 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, KIMBERLY W Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,441.80 Date 07/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENAWALT, JENNIFER M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $38,441.22 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, JAYSON S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,440.92 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CRISTOFARO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Galway CSD Amount $38,440.67 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAYEA, MICHELLE L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $38,440.66 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, KAYLIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,440.46 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEATON, EDNA K Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $38,440.01 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, WENDY C Employer name Village of Carthage Amount $38,439.93 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, JUDITH A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $38,439.88 Date 02/19/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUAMBA, MAHUMBA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,439.79 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAKE, ALEXANDRIA N Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $38,439.77 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, MICHAEL E Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $38,439.73 Date 01/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUDONIS, HOLLY J Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.55 Date 10/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVERY, JANET Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.55 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAKIN, SHARON B Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.54 Date 04/02/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU FRESNE-ROBINSON, SUSAN R Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.53 Date 12/15/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMPIETRO, MICHELE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.52 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URQUHART, TONI-ANN Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.52 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, SABRINA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.51 Date 08/30/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAGGIO, GEMMA Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.51 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENSTOCK, SUSAN M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.50 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAFONE, REBECCA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.50 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLOWS, BARBARA A Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.50 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JOYCE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.50 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, DONNA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.48 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ELISIIS, SARAH C Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $38,439.44 Date 08/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, PAULA C Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $38,439.42 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUSCH, DREW P Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,439.23 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, INELL I Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,439.17 Date 08/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ERIK J Employer name Warren County Amount $38,439.16 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ILHENNY, ZACHARY P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $38,438.99 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DONNA M Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $38,438.94 Date 03/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTIERI, RYAN J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $38,438.81 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, RISA F Employer name Hendrick Hudson Free Library Amount $38,438.68 Date 01/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TRENTON L Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $38,438.68 Date 05/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAGARES, MADELINE Employer name Erie County Amount $38,438.57 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, STARR L Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,438.36 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, MARGARET R Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,438.27 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, ANNA M Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $38,438.18 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBBS, EDITH D Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $38,437.88 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTY, JACQUELYN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,437.66 Date 06/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE-BAKER, MICHELLE R Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $38,437.48 Date 10/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTFALL, GARTH C Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,436.98 Date 10/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MLYNARICK, JOHN Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $38,436.88 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALKO, ANDREW M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $38,436.69 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMMEL, SHARI L Employer name Village of Catskill Amount $38,436.65 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, HELEN R Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $38,436.48 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTES, LINDA A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $38,436.48 Date 02/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, CARL W Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $38,436.39 Date 01/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREBSKY, NATALIE P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $38,436.31 Date 08/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLODZIEY, BOZENA E Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $38,435.71 Date 12/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOOS, SUSAN J Employer name Caledonia-Mumford CSD Amount $38,435.60 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOMSKE, DEBRA A Employer name Albion CSD Amount $38,435.54 Date 03/18/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, REBECCA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,434.82 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTZBACH, MARTHA L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $38,434.62 Date 09/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEKOWICZ, ASHLEY M Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,434.59 Date 10/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTOUTE, JASMINE H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,434.44 Date 11/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPAGNE, JANIS L Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $38,434.35 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, KATHLEEN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,434.25 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWALSKI, ANNE M Employer name East Aurora UFSD Amount $38,434.18 Date 07/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCE, KWESI H Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,434.14 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSETTE, DAWN M Employer name Essex County Amount $38,433.76 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN-FITZGERALD, SHELLY E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,433.49 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITCHEY, MICKEY R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $38,433.31 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, RITA L Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $38,433.12 Date 10/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, JENNIFER R Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $38,433.12 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCANN, NANCY A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,432.94 Date 03/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCANO, ADAMARIS I Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $38,432.92 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYNOR, THEODIOUS I Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $38,432.78 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTZLER, ANNE B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,432.74 Date 11/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC SWEENEY, LISA A Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $38,432.64 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMBERG, LAURA C Employer name Panama CSD Amount $38,432.63 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETSON, MIRJAM M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $38,432.44 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, HELEN G Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $38,431.96 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKS, ROBERT P Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $38,431.91 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ROBIN K Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,431.90 Date 03/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, GORDON P Employer name Poland CSD Amount $38,431.58 Date 01/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENTICE, DONNA M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,431.28 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JANE Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $38,431.21 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRZAK, ANNA V Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $38,431.21 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, CATHY J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $38,431.15 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTICK, DEBORAH A Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $38,430.71 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILES, ROY Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $38,430.15 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVAY, KAREN A Employer name Monroe Co Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $38,430.00 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONKS, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,429.92 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGIE, JEFFREY M Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,429.47 Date 07/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLEY, DANIELLE M Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $38,429.40 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIWAY, JUNITA E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,429.29 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MICHELE L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,429.26 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLOSSER, ANGELA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,429.26 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, KATIE M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $38,429.25 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILMARTIN, EDWARD L Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $38,429.09 Date 01/30/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTSLEEVE, JAMES E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,429.07 Date 11/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, JULIA L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $38,428.94 Date 05/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALAZS, GUY J Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $38,428.92 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System