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 JOHNSON, EVELYN E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,686.55 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, ALEX Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $37,686.42 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSYTHE, MARK F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,686.41 Date 09/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INSAF, TABASSUM Z Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,686.39 Date 03/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGON, CHRISTINA L Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,686.21 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES-SOSTRE, MEGDA N Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,686.15 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTAGENA, JUNESSE L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $37,686.13 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, CARMEN Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $37,685.88 Date 06/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERBY, THEO M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,685.70 Date 10/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, CASSANDRA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,685.47 Date 04/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DANIEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $37,685.44 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNSON, MARY KAY Employer name Jamesville De Witt CSD Amount $37,684.95 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARMON, YVETTE E Employer name Education Department Amount $37,684.93 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEOGUE, JESSICA A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,684.07 Date 03/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKERS, KAREN L Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $37,683.74 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERINO, JULIANNE Employer name Arlington CSD Amount $37,683.55 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JACQUELINE L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,683.52 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, ERIN L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,683.48 Date 04/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDICK, AMANDA L Employer name Orleans County Amount $37,683.45 Date 03/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, JOSEPH DANIEL Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,683.37 Date 12/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, SAMUEL A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $37,683.34 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, ARLEEN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,683.32 Date 10/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALHART, JENNIFER C Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,683.19 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, JESSICA A Employer name Franklin County Amount $37,682.94 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSANO, CYNTHIA L Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $37,682.68 Date 09/21/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, KAREN M Employer name Fulton Community Dev Agcy Amount $37,682.47 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAYLOR, JOHN, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,682.00 Date 05/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINGMAN, PATRICIA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,681.87 Date 08/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREEN, DIANE M Employer name Oswego County Amount $37,681.80 Date 03/08/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, JOEL D Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $37,681.60 Date 10/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSS, JO ANNE V Employer name Schoharie County Amount $37,681.45 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODREAU, LINDA P Employer name Schoharie County Amount $37,681.45 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARKER, MARISSA E Employer name Schoharie County Amount $37,681.45 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, CAROL Employer name Schoharie County Amount $37,681.45 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSON, JAMES D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $37,681.32 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, TYRA T Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.10 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSGOOD, PENNY E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.09 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAUGH, JOHN G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.06 Date 09/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTIN, DONNA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.06 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, DEBORAH A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.05 Date 09/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRISCOLL, CAROLYN V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.05 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMM, TIMOTHY A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.05 Date 01/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MARCO, PAULA A Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $37,681.05 Date 11/17/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAENGLE, DEBRA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.04 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSENBURG, SANDRA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $37,681.02 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, KATHLEEN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,681.01 Date 05/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLEFIELD, CRAIG A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $37,680.96 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDELIN, WILLIAM J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,680.85 Date 05/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, BERNADETTE A Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $37,680.85 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UZOH, EUCHARIA I Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $37,680.79 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBERLY-HAAG, CHARLOTTE F Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $37,680.78 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JASON K Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $37,680.53 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, SUSAN L Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,680.49 Date 01/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, BARRY G Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,680.48 Date 09/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, AMY M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,680.39 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASILLAS, HEIDI M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,680.39 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEALE, KELLY F Employer name Chittenango CSD Amount $37,680.37 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MELISSA Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,680.25 Date 10/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESHIA, JOANN M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,680.22 Date 04/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISENZAHL, ROBERT E Employer name Village of East Rochester Amount $37,680.03 Date 11/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, TIMOTHY G Employer name Town of Rosendale Amount $37,679.88 Date 01/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, MARY B Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $37,679.41 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTON, KAY A Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $37,678.99 Date 04/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUCH, MARILYN J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,678.81 Date 10/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUMANN, KIMBERLY D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,678.77 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORREY, EMERY J Employer name Tioga County Amount $37,678.61 Date 02/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, ROSANNE M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $37,678.55 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSO, MELANIE R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,678.47 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, CAMILLA Employer name Department of State Amount $37,678.13 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ-PACHECO, JORI A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $37,678.03 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COCCO, DAVID A, JR Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $37,677.99 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ANGELA C Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,677.96 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, ANNMARIE Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $37,677.48 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, VOLNESE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,677.30 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHINGTON, FELICIA Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $37,677.23 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATCLIFFE, DAVID P Employer name Bridgewtr-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $37,677.14 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, KIMBERLEE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $37,677.12 Date 06/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOURDEAU, GEORGE A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $37,677.12 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMOSARSKI, JONATHAN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $37,677.06 Date 02/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, MARY ELIZABETH Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $37,677.00 Date 05/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARY V Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $37,676.68 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, ROBERT J, JR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,676.50 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name Town of Chili Amount $37,676.21 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERITAGE, TRACY L Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $37,675.78 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SARAH E Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $37,675.57 Date 09/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORRADO, MICHAEL P Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,675.06 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, CHAD K Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $37,675.01 Date 01/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HROMIN, JENNIE Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $37,674.78 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDESTY, JACQUELINE L Employer name Boces-Oswego Amount $37,674.76 Date 09/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JEFFERY, SR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,674.57 Date 02/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCCIA, JAMES Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $37,674.48 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASPINALL, SANDRA L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,674.40 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSA-MC GLONE, ROSEMARIE A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $37,674.30 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIX, JEANNIE C Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,674.18 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCHE, LAURA A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $37,674.18 Date 05/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, KAREN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,674.12 Date 03/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JAMES R Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $37,673.88 Date 05/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, MICHELLE N Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,673.10 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, SAMANTHA Employer name Broome County Amount $37,672.94 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERHAM, DANIEL R Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,672.91 Date 04/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System