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 AMICO, MARY B Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,143.35 Date 02/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,143.08 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, KELLY A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $38,143.00 Date 04/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIA, KIMBERLY J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $38,142.98 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JUANITA W Employer name Genesee County Amount $38,142.53 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, CHARLES A Employer name Oneida Herkimer Sol Wst Mg Aut Amount $38,142.45 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, ALANA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,142.32 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, PATRICIA Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $38,141.89 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, REBECCA B Employer name Allegany County Amount $38,141.53 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, JAMIE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,141.34 Date 06/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISE, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,140.96 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, MALLORY A Employer name Cornell University Amount $38,140.78 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIESS, MELISSA D Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,140.60 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXSON, JENNIFER L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $38,140.38 Date 01/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLANDA, VIRGINIA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $38,140.37 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, PAULA L Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $38,140.05 Date 07/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZAK, STEVEN P Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $38,139.96 Date 08/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZZELLO, RYAN N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,139.92 Date 08/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, VANESSA Employer name Village of Haverstraw Amount $38,139.90 Date 11/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, JOSEPH E, JR Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $38,139.79 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, LA VETTE D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,139.59 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASBECK, KRYSTAL L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $38,139.35 Date 06/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABAN, MARISOL Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $38,139.33 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULKOWSKI, TABATHA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $38,139.18 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TAY C Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $38,138.62 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPSTEAD, KATHLEEN R Employer name Albany County Amount $38,138.60 Date 10/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHURCH, GILLIAN E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,138.49 Date 07/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAK, MATTHEW R Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $38,138.28 Date 06/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, ROBIN T Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,137.96 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHELTON D Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $38,137.65 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMAGALA, SUSAN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $38,137.61 Date 04/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALE, IRENE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,137.58 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, JENNIFER Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $38,137.32 Date 07/22/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, BETHANY J Employer name Lewis County Amount $38,137.01 Date 04/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACE, AGIM Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $38,136.83 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERS, KURT J Employer name Waterville CSD Amount $38,136.80 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRCHBAUM, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $38,136.68 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINKER, DANIEL L Employer name Dryden CSD Amount $38,136.49 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, CHRISTINA Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $38,136.24 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO MONACO, CARMELA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,136.24 Date 11/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, JANET J Employer name Huntington UFSD #3 Amount $38,136.24 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIONES, DEBORAH A Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $38,135.96 Date 09/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENSEL, SCOTT P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $38,135.76 Date 12/27/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, DAVID J Employer name Town of Theresa Amount $38,135.20 Date 05/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROXAS, JONALYN V Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $38,135.05 Date 05/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECINE, DINO Employer name West Babylon UFSD Amount $38,134.93 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, ANN M Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $38,134.93 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDRIDGE, MATTHEW J Employer name Newark Housing Authority Amount $38,134.83 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVRO, PAMELA A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $38,134.21 Date 06/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOPER, MARLENE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $38,134.20 Date 10/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, ARNELLA A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,134.13 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAKE, HEATHER L Employer name Steuben County Amount $38,133.93 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, JANINE M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $38,133.44 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENYON, ROBERT Employer name Town of West Turin Amount $38,133.39 Date 11/27/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITER, JAMIE L Employer name Niagara-Wheatfield CSD Amount $38,133.33 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLETT, AMANDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,133.30 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYWINSKI, MARK Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $38,133.26 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALVAITIS, IAN W Employer name Chazy CSD Amount $38,133.25 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUPPEL, STEVEN T Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $38,133.24 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, JAMES F Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $38,133.18 Date 08/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUCKO, KIM A Employer name Field Library Amount $38,133.05 Date 01/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRALDO, DORIS C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $38,132.54 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLARO, SCOTT J Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $38,132.48 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, CARRIE J Employer name Town of Danby Amount $38,132.43 Date 08/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENAUGHTY, JON E Employer name SUNY Coll Ceramics Alfred Univ Amount $38,131.90 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTPETIT, ANITA R Employer name Niagara County Amount $38,131.53 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NEILL, PAULA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $38,131.42 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEGURA, ROBERTO F Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $38,131.41 Date 03/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, RICHARD C Employer name Sidney CSD Amount $38,131.16 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, KELLY Employer name Patchogue-Medford Pub Library Amount $38,130.43 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURENT, BILL Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $38,130.29 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLERT, JACQUELINE J Employer name York CSD Amount $38,130.18 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, TERESA A Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,130.06 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, KAMESSHIA Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,130.03 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Warwick Amount $38,129.95 Date 11/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE GARE, ROGER A Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $38,129.83 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ELIZABETH H Employer name Webster CSD Amount $38,129.77 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANER, WILLIAM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,129.72 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, DEBBIE S Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,129.71 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALM, PATRICIA Employer name Oneida County Amount $38,129.23 Date 08/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOK, JAYSON N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,129.19 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEGIER, KAREN A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $38,129.00 Date 12/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOXX, MONICA Z Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $38,128.98 Date 10/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, CATHY A Employer name Boces-Otsego Northern Catskill Amount $38,128.75 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOERKE, DONNA T Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $38,128.40 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, GINA R Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $38,127.60 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEMAN, REBECCA L Employer name Schenevus CSD Amount $38,127.21 Date 09/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGESU, NAT B Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,127.20 Date 08/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIVILETTI, MARGARET L Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $38,127.20 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVETTE, TERESA ANN Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $38,127.14 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TWEEDIE, MICHAEL H Employer name Walton CSD Amount $38,127.13 Date 03/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICKERS, KELLY M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,127.02 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, YENNY J Employer name Monticello CSD Amount $38,126.91 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MICHAEL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $38,126.78 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLA DE LOJA, ROSA G Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $38,126.62 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEERS, KEVIN L Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $38,126.33 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, FRANCISCO L Employer name Monroe County Amount $38,126.31 Date 09/26/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENDINO, DOMINIC R Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $38,126.08 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, JOHN V Employer name Nassau County Amount $38,125.96 Date 06/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, M TIMOTHY Employer name Albany County Amount $38,125.77 Date 05/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System