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 ROONEY, RICHARD E Employer name Albany County Amount $38,294.31 Date 02/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMERSKI, EDWARD D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $38,294.09 Date 12/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BRIDE, SANDRA M Employer name Town of Halfmoon Amount $38,293.97 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRINGHAM, RONALD L Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,293.79 Date 12/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWLEY, SUZANNE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $38,293.56 Date 05/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASAK, QUINTON T G Employer name Village of Cooperstown Amount $38,293.36 Date 04/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, PATRICIA A Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,293.34 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REICHELT, EKATERINA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $38,293.15 Date 04/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, STEVEN R Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,292.80 Date 01/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY, EARL C, JR Employer name Town of Deerfield Amount $38,292.42 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWER, KRISTEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,292.37 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, KENNETH M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,292.32 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, AARON J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,292.29 Date 06/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, KRISTIN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,291.89 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANTI, RAYMOND D Employer name City of Rome Amount $38,291.76 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, CARL R Employer name Town of Sullivan Amount $38,291.62 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, DEBRA A Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $38,291.60 Date 08/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DREASR, AMY P Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $38,291.59 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, FRANK, JR Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,291.40 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA GRAVE, LYNN M Employer name Franklin County Amount $38,290.88 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWIE, ALAYASIA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,290.87 Date 11/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RASHIMEE B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $38,290.32 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLS, TAMI L Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $38,290.25 Date 10/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRABENDER, EDWARD E, JR Employer name Village of Philmont Amount $38,290.23 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, PAUL W Employer name Education Department Amount $38,290.21 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, MARIA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $38,290.21 Date 03/25/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACHENHAUSEN, DEAN D Employer name Town of Kingston Amount $38,290.02 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROUNSAVATH, OUDOMSACK Employer name Chenango Valley CSD Amount $38,289.68 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN BUSKIRK, ROBERTA M Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $38,289.60 Date 12/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, HENRY J, SR Employer name Town of Galen Amount $38,289.57 Date 12/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CHRISTINA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $38,289.40 Date 01/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTZ, HOLLY Y Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,289.25 Date 08/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZACCARI, KRISTIE L Employer name Town of New Paltz Amount $38,288.50 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUINO, LISA C Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $38,288.09 Date 09/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, ELAINE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $38,287.98 Date 09/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JUANITA M Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $38,287.95 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOUTEN, MARK S Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $38,287.75 Date 03/04/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, JILL S Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,287.74 Date 04/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, SHARON L Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $38,287.67 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATTO, CHARLES A Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $38,287.47 Date 01/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGE, GAIL S Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $38,287.12 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DEBRA L Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $38,287.03 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLES, JOHN A Employer name New York Mills UFSD Amount $38,286.99 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTLEDGE, DANIEL R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,286.92 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JESSICA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,286.92 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTZ, ANDREW T Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $38,286.81 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROBYSH, STELLA L Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $38,286.73 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, LIVINGSTON M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,286.55 Date 02/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOREMUS, SANDEE Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $38,286.41 Date 01/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRICKLAND, DEBORAH L Employer name Erie County Amount $38,286.29 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARBERA, JOSEPH A Employer name Village of Montgomery Amount $38,286.01 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SION, MARISSA B Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $38,285.99 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, MARGARET E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,285.81 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMRICH, CHARLES D Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,285.79 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANKER, KATHLEEN Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $38,285.44 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNAGG, ANN MARIE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,284.94 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETIENNE, ROSE Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $38,284.87 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONIER, SARA Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $38,284.78 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, ALLISON Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,283.74 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDING, LINDA B Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $38,283.66 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, LATASHA N Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,283.60 Date 10/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, HEATHER L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,283.41 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERLEY, ROBBIE C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $38,283.34 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDAK, ELIZABETH L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $38,283.06 Date 03/03/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIGLER, CHRISTINE Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $38,282.97 Date 04/03/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, DOUGLAS A Employer name Erie County Amount $38,282.63 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTISON, SANDRA G Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $38,282.55 Date 01/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, KIMBERLY L Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,282.51 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRULIK, KRYSTYNA Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,282.15 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKOVINSKY, TAMARA L Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $38,282.09 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZESNAT, CARLA B Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $38,281.97 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONTELLO, CARA M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,281.77 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAGUAZO, RUTH C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,281.55 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, CARLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,281.43 Date 12/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEH, HEATHER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,280.90 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KATE E Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,280.70 Date 08/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, GEORGE E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,280.69 Date 03/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAINOR, MICHAEL J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $38,280.44 Date 06/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOREY, DONALD R Employer name Town of Owego Amount $38,280.41 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRABAND, BRETT M Employer name Delaware County Amount $38,280.10 Date 09/18/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JEFFREY M Employer name Town of Fowler Amount $38,279.75 Date 07/24/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDRICK, SUSAN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,279.20 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODARD, JOANNE J Employer name City of Oswego Amount $38,278.91 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $38,278.89 Date 10/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORENFLO, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,278.47 Date 12/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, ROSA R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,278.40 Date 06/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, MARICRUZ Employer name Orange County Amount $38,278.10 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, CATHERINE NELL Employer name Yates County Amount $38,278.00 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, JOANN Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $38,277.95 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, DANIA E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,277.77 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER L Employer name Warren County Amount $38,277.44 Date 06/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSCHLAGER, SANDRA J Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $38,277.12 Date 03/26/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, AQUELL Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,276.45 Date 02/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CHADLEY F Employer name Town of Gates Amount $38,276.00 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLNOR, ROBIN E Employer name Wilton Water & Sewer Auth Amount $38,276.00 Date 11/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, MARY L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,275.86 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIN, GRACE A Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $38,275.81 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDETTI, EUGENE L Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,275.64 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWSKI, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Elma Amount $38,275.60 Date 12/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN ATTA, KIRSTEN L Employer name Chemung County Amount $38,275.51 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System