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 BUENO, RAMONA A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,259.06 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, WILLIS J Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $38,259.00 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, BRITTANY M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,258.77 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANCK, CHERYL A Employer name Lowville CSD Amount $38,258.73 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JOHN, NORMAN A Employer name Town of Hamlin Amount $38,258.60 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANOR, MICHAEL B Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $38,258.48 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZO, PROVIDENZA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,258.38 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, ANNE W Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $38,258.35 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SHAMIKA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,257.64 Date 09/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, JOANNE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,256.70 Date 12/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNI, COLLEEN S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,256.56 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARCLEROAD, ELAINE M Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,256.40 Date 08/29/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOKER, ROBIN L Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,256.40 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWENZER, ANNIE L Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,256.40 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAHER, LORRAINE H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,256.36 Date 12/13/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEELY A Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $38,256.03 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLES, KEVIN S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,255.74 Date 06/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSE R Employer name Wayne County Amount $38,255.34 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDO, LUIS A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $38,255.26 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCOIS, MYRTHA M Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,254.99 Date 09/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, AARON J Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $38,254.91 Date 09/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WILSON, KIM M Employer name Erie County Amount $38,254.31 Date 06/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $38,254.28 Date 06/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WILLIAM E Employer name Erie County Amount $38,253.79 Date 02/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDKIN, NICHOLE M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,253.73 Date 10/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRONE, JAMIE A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,253.60 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOT, DAVID E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $38,253.57 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERBURGH, LAURIE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,253.54 Date 10/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURKE, LILLIAN C Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $38,253.47 Date 06/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDZIELSKI, BRIAN S Employer name Erie County Amount $38,253.40 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZUBINSKI, KELLY L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,253.06 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDHAM, IAN D Employer name Chenango County Amount $38,252.37 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DANIEL S Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $38,251.99 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MARY E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $38,251.94 Date 12/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, RYAN M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,251.85 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISOM, KELLEY L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,251.61 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHATLEY, SUSAN A Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,251.42 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJACZKOWSKI, MARY E Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,251.37 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, DEANNE M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $38,251.36 Date 05/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, ROBIN Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,251.20 Date 01/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIRTH, ANDREA M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $38,251.12 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, JULIE M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,250.99 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $38,250.88 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCOTTO, LINDA S Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $38,250.74 Date 07/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONATO, MICHAEL V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,250.65 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, ROSANNA Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $38,250.38 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHTY, BONNIE S Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,250.02 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, LAURA L Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,250.02 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, JUDY A Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,250.02 Date 06/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, AMY A Employer name Broome County Amount $38,249.88 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANG, EILEEN A Employer name Town of La Grange Amount $38,249.40 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, ROBIN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $38,249.35 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPRAD, KAREN E Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $38,248.95 Date 01/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNOSKY, KATHLEEN M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $38,248.90 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAREDES, JOSE M Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $38,248.87 Date 11/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONIC, NAKIA M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $38,248.65 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, DANIEL W Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $38,248.62 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, MICHAEL J, III Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $38,248.38 Date 08/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLEY, TAMMY Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $38,248.37 Date 01/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUGH, JAMIE L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $38,248.04 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMA, JENE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $38,247.82 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ FERNANDEZ, WENDY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,247.81 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVINCZIK, DENISE D Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $38,247.42 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, PATRICIA D Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $38,247.18 Date 09/01/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSI, ANASTASIA C Employer name Erie County Amount $38,247.05 Date 05/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, LINDA S Employer name Cleary School Deaf Children Amount $38,246.93 Date 03/15/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAMON, MARY L Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,246.92 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORDYCE, ANNETTE E Employer name Northville CSD Amount $38,246.39 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODLIFF, BRADLEY K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,246.33 Date 01/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LANA J Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $38,246.06 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEILIG, PHILIP R Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $38,245.96 Date 09/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERBEEK, DYLAN M Employer name Essex County Amount $38,245.89 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNS, SONYA J Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $38,245.86 Date 05/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAIS, VALERIE M Employer name No Tonawanda Public Library Amount $38,245.75 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUGH, TINA R Employer name Otsego County Amount $38,245.74 Date 03/19/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIOVANNI, MARIA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,245.54 Date 06/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLING, CLAUDIA D Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $38,245.52 Date 01/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTRON, DOMINIQUE R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,244.85 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPF, VICTORIA C Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $38,244.23 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, TESLA Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,244.03 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESSNA, THOMAS C Employer name Village of Honeoye Falls Amount $38,244.00 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENES, KRISTEN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,243.92 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLARR, COLLEEN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,243.92 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELLUCCI-DENGEL, GINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, JACQLINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 05/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABKOWSKI, ANN MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMES, LEE ANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, DONNA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAHAN, CATHERINE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, NATHANIEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 02/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORENSEN, LINDA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESPOLI, CHRISTINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINISCH, CAROL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 06/13/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISSBARD, ROSE MARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,243.70 Date 05/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BRIAN J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $38,243.47 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDOLPH, STACEY E Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $38,243.15 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STULSKY, JAMES K Employer name Greenport UFSD Amount $38,243.08 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEGLER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,243.03 Date 10/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, TAMEEKA S Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $38,243.03 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTS, DAVID A Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $38,242.76 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System