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 POLLY, KASEY M Employer name Onondaga CSD Amount $38,125.64 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE-MOORE, LYNN I Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $38,125.55 Date 11/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ORA O Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $38,125.31 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, JUSTIN J Employer name Newark CSD Amount $38,125.31 Date 10/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALTINER, KRIS P T Employer name Ripley CSD Amount $38,125.20 Date 09/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, DARCI L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $38,125.04 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMOND, APRIL A Employer name Montauk UFSD Amount $38,125.00 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINS, CELIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $38,124.93 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, KIMBERLY J Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $38,124.87 Date 08/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSKOWITZ, SANDY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,124.82 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRANDINO, JOSEPH S Employer name City of Albany Amount $38,124.79 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANN, LINDA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,124.67 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, REGINA M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $38,124.65 Date 03/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $38,124.65 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, GARETH A Employer name Village of Cape Vincent Amount $38,124.56 Date 10/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYSON, JOELLA M Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $38,124.49 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTROY, JESSICA A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $38,124.41 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, ARDRENA Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $38,124.41 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDEN, PAMELA A Employer name Allegany Limestone CSD Amount $38,123.94 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ALICIA N Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $38,123.68 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITINGER, MARGARET M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $38,123.52 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAURIA, JANE H Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $38,123.35 Date 09/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSTRITTO, ASHLEY M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $38,122.89 Date 01/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, REX J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $38,122.04 Date 03/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRAGOSIAN, FRANK G Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $38,121.83 Date 01/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENISTON, TAYLER R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $38,121.77 Date 10/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CATHY E Employer name Orleans County Amount $38,121.65 Date 03/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, THOMAS N Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $38,121.33 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LENNOX Employer name Mt Vernon City School Dist Amount $38,120.96 Date 03/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRISTER-ARMSTRONG, INGRID S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $38,120.80 Date 07/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE GONDEA, REBECCA LYNN Employer name Town of Olive Amount $38,120.62 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, SCOTT M Employer name Livingston County Amount $38,120.60 Date 03/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, VINCENT Employer name Nyack Housing Authority Amount $38,120.60 Date 04/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWIKLINSKI, RITA R Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $38,120.59 Date 06/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, WILLIAM Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $38,120.30 Date 08/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BRAVA, DAVID Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,120.03 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, JUANITA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,120.00 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, LISSA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $38,119.93 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKOWSKI, MATTHEW M Employer name Ulster County Amount $38,119.92 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUER, LISA A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $38,119.90 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, NATHAN C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $38,119.79 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, THERESA A Employer name Town of Philipstown Amount $38,119.68 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, GORDON C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $38,119.55 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETTEL, KATHY J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $38,119.03 Date 01/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUB, MICHELE K Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $38,118.67 Date 05/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, CLAYTON D Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $38,118.65 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERMER, TAMMY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $38,118.61 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, NICHOLAS A Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,118.52 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, TAMMIE L Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $38,118.41 Date 06/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, KATHLEEN T Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $38,118.40 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CALL, KOREEN L Employer name Cortland County Amount $38,118.28 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAZEL, JENNIFER L Employer name Orleans County Amount $38,117.93 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, PATRICIA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $38,117.50 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURLONG, MARY E Employer name Albany County Amount $38,117.22 Date 01/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZNICEK, AMY L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $38,117.10 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, BETH E Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $38,116.87 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, ALEXA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $38,116.68 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASEWICZ, JEFFREY C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $38,116.66 Date 07/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVER, LORRAINE K Employer name Town of Sodus Amount $38,116.40 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LUCILLE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $38,116.21 Date 05/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOERNER, DEBORAH J Employer name Wyoming County Amount $38,116.08 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANKETIC, STEVEN R Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $38,116.04 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTON, MARK J Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $38,116.03 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STYPOWANY, THADDEUS P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $38,115.95 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC COWAN, MICHAEL T Employer name NYS School For The Blind Amount $38,115.66 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, COURTNEY O Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $38,115.18 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, MICHAEL J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $38,115.16 Date 09/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, DELINDA G Employer name Lackawanna City School Dist Amount $38,115.11 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSFIELD, DEBRA J Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $38,114.98 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONS, JAMES I Employer name Columbia County Amount $38,114.83 Date 11/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUIRES, HEIDY R Employer name Clinton County Amount $38,114.60 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KAREN S Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $38,113.92 Date 02/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINEHART, KEVIN Employer name Town of Harpersfield Amount $38,113.81 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENWICK, JACQUELINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $38,113.41 Date 10/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMONDS, RITA Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $38,113.39 Date 05/10/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DABOLT, RONALD R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $38,113.25 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUGH, BARBARA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $38,112.94 Date 09/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KELLEY K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $38,112.67 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARSE, MICHAEL S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $38,112.52 Date 04/22/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMEAU, MARK F Employer name Berlin CSD Amount $38,112.18 Date 03/12/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IMPELLIZZERI, SUSAN M Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $38,112.13 Date 09/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, EILEEN T Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $38,112.08 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-JOHNSTONE, PATRICIA A Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $38,112.06 Date 08/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISSNER, JESSICA M Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $38,111.93 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESSON, DANIELLE S Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $38,111.70 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, CHERYL A Employer name Otsego County Amount $38,111.58 Date 06/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNER, JOYCE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $38,111.30 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTLEROAD, JERRY L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $38,111.28 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERS, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $38,111.28 Date 08/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUDAS, TAMMY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $38,111.18 Date 04/25/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MELISSA M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $38,110.92 Date 05/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUMANN, ANTHONY J Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $38,110.84 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIERA, CHARLEAN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $38,110.50 Date 09/05/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROY, MATTHEW J, III Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $38,110.02 Date 11/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDENBAUGH, JULIA A Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $38,109.94 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEOD, SHANEE Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $38,109.72 Date 04/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STICKLES, HARRY J Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $38,109.70 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVINA, DANIEL W Employer name Onondaga County Amount $38,109.67 Date 05/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, COLLEEN L Employer name Schenectady County Amount $38,109.54 Date 01/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARR, MICHELLE T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $38,109.28 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System