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 BOCHENEK, ANDREW L Employer name Fulton County Amount $38,308.37 Date 10/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, T DEWITT Employer name Town of Taghkanic Amount $38,308.26 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHAWN W Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $38,308.16 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, TAYLOR R J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $38,308.00 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNEVILLE, JAMIE P Employer name Newark CSD Amount $38,307.72 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUILLAUME, WILFRID Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,307.61 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $38,307.60 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOUFF, DAVID P Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $38,307.46 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, DARRIN G Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,307.33 Date 09/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CHANCE, KYLE L Employer name Franklin County Amount $38,307.06 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTS, DARRYL Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $38,306.99 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MARCIA V Employer name Rockland County Amount $38,306.80 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON-THOMPSON, MONIQUE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,306.73 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, DELORES R Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $38,306.61 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, RAQUEL Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $38,306.44 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISS, ELIZABETH A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,306.18 Date 09/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH-GONSER, ALICEA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,305.90 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDER, EDWARD J Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $38,305.89 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, BLYTH D Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,305.85 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVAH, JONATHAN Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,305.72 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,305.64 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, SCOTT K Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,305.35 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC LASCO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Troy Amount $38,305.15 Date 10/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CONSTANCE J Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,305.05 Date 07/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMBOTTI, JOHN Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $38,305.01 Date 08/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, MELISSA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $38,305.01 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANINO, JESSE E Employer name Education Department Amount $38,305.00 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAZIEL, JO-DE L Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $38,304.86 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMAN, DANNY L, SR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,304.61 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DIANE L Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $38,304.50 Date 08/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGINI, KEVIN J Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,304.49 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, EDWARD G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $38,304.40 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SADOWSKI, STACEY L Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $38,304.24 Date 01/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANDERS, JAMES M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $38,304.04 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEED, THOMAS E Employer name Erie County Amount $38,304.01 Date 03/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JACQUELINE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,303.90 Date 04/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSH, EUGENE D Employer name Oswego County Amount $38,303.85 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKAY, CHRISTINE P Employer name N Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $38,303.68 Date 10/30/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEITZ, LIZABETH A Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $38,303.68 Date 03/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTON, DAVID L Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,303.65 Date 11/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, NICKOLAS J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $38,303.44 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, QUISHARA N Employer name Erie County Amount $38,303.39 Date 11/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, LONNIE B Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,302.96 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, IDA M Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $38,302.57 Date 08/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARNEY, ERIN M Employer name Washington County Amount $38,302.15 Date 01/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BROOM, MAGNOLIA Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,302.07 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSAR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $38,301.97 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TAMMY M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $38,301.80 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCHAN, NADIRA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,301.79 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDDER, MELISSA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,301.67 Date 08/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, DANIEL Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $38,301.17 Date 03/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, LYNN A Employer name Pine Bush CSD Amount $38,301.15 Date 11/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORTORE, DIANE R Employer name Bolivar Richburg CSD Amount $38,301.04 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRUCCI-JARVIS, ROSE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,300.87 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, BRADLEY T Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,300.86 Date 04/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVARA, BEENAMMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $38,300.68 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHN, KAREN A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $38,300.67 Date 03/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRONNEBERG, LAUREN B Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,300.53 Date 08/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSPLOCK, LAURIE A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $38,300.46 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MARGALIDA Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $38,300.44 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DEBRA J Employer name Tioga CSD Amount $38,300.20 Date 03/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, SHERRY M Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $38,300.18 Date 06/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASH, CINDY M Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,299.98 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASCIANO, RICHARD A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $38,299.98 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRONTIE L Employer name Erie County Amount $38,299.61 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATES, JAQUAY CORETTA-DARCIA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,299.26 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGGIANI, ALLISON M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $38,299.23 Date 10/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEERAJ, SAMARA S Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $38,299.16 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DOUGLAS G Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,299.16 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIO, KAREN M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $38,299.00 Date 06/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, JAMES G Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $38,298.97 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAINE, CATHERINE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $38,298.79 Date 09/25/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, JOHN R Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,298.37 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARANO, DOREEN M Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $38,298.18 Date 12/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, MARTHA G Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $38,298.12 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCHOA, JENNIFER R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $38,297.61 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPMAN, BARBARA J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,297.48 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SHIRLEY Y Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,297.35 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, TRACEE H Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,297.18 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKIN, THOMAS J Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $38,296.77 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOHALL, JOHN E, JR Employer name Cayuga County Amount $38,296.71 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRTWELL, GABRIEL R Employer name Fulton County Amount $38,296.62 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, COURT R Employer name Otsego County Amount $38,296.28 Date 06/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, KEVIN Employer name Fulton County Amount $38,296.23 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, MELINDA A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,296.09 Date 02/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACO, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $38,296.03 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTA, ANDREW N Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $38,295.87 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORAIN, DEBRA A Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $38,295.87 Date 05/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NADROWSKI, RAYMOND J Employer name Erie County Amount $38,295.82 Date 07/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILMER, ERIN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,295.79 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, AMY M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,295.57 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LESTER E Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $38,295.35 Date 10/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAMORE, PATRINA L Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,295.30 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, KIM Employer name Westchester County Amount $38,295.03 Date 06/24/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMARATTA, MARGARET M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,294.96 Date 09/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDEN, KARISSA E Employer name Montgomery County Amount $38,294.86 Date 10/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, PAULETTE J Employer name Warren County Amount $38,294.77 Date 04/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILLIG, NICOLE R Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,294.73 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, COLLEEN T Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,294.62 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSI NUNEZ, JUAN A Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $38,294.46 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System