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 PLETTS, HANNAH D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,545.87 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALES, JAYNEE L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $37,545.21 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $37,545.10 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANGARI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $37,544.94 Date 11/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORALLO, LISA J Employer name Syosset Public Library Amount $37,544.85 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCUM, EDWARD F Employer name Town of Genesee Amount $37,544.80 Date 05/18/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, AMY G Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $37,544.78 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETTE, BRANDON M Employer name Town of Deruyter Amount $37,544.61 Date 02/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOWSEY, DENNIS R, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $37,544.51 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTERHOUDT, KATHERINE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,544.27 Date 09/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRELAND, JANICE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $37,544.25 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALISBURY, KAREN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $37,544.22 Date 03/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, DAVID K Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $37,544.16 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETT, KRISTIN L Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,543.99 Date 08/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANTHONY M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,543.81 Date 11/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAVEZ, HILARIO Employer name Orange County Amount $37,543.10 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, ALESHA A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $37,542.93 Date 03/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JENNIFER M Employer name Herkimer County Amount $37,542.93 Date 08/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MATTHEW B Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $37,542.88 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DETORO, MARIE Employer name Orange County Amount $37,542.80 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEE, MARY LYNN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,542.32 Date 02/08/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKKEN, PAIGE E Employer name Town of Fallsburg Amount $37,542.28 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMAINE, MARJORIE M Employer name Town of Big Flats Amount $37,542.06 Date 09/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HORN, KATLIN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,541.74 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, SHEILA M Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,541.56 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARABELLA, DIANE JEANETTE Employer name Lansing CSD Amount $37,541.29 Date 03/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMES, PAUL W Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $37,541.13 Date 09/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENZ, LINDA C Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $37,540.91 Date 05/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVEJOY, JANET C Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,540.78 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUKES, DAQUON N Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,540.72 Date 03/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARP, RONALD A Employer name Newark Valley CSD Amount $37,540.44 Date 11/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RASHEED J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,540.17 Date 12/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, HOLLY D Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $37,540.15 Date 03/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATCHER, DARIA D Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,540.14 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, INGRID G Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $37,539.90 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNCAN, JOHN E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $37,539.39 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSIER, SUSAN B Employer name Town of Fenton Amount $37,539.22 Date 04/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAGNATO, TORI J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $37,538.76 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYCE, DEBORAH F Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,538.57 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATEROWSKI, LINDA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,538.53 Date 10/06/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASKINS, MARYANNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,538.24 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLSBURY, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Department of State Amount $37,537.98 Date 11/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILL, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,537.93 Date 03/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, DOUGLAS S, JR Employer name City of Fulton Amount $37,537.78 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINI, HOLLY L Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $37,537.66 Date 05/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEER, DUANE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,537.23 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNSTEIN, MEGHAN L Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $37,537.05 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDWELL, ERIC T Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $37,537.04 Date 04/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL MORABITO, TAMMY L Employer name Seneca County Amount $37,536.79 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, JORGE D Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $37,536.59 Date 11/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUBER, BETTY A Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $37,536.44 Date 09/28/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Lancaster Amount $37,536.29 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURIA, JOSEPH G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,536.27 Date 08/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, DANIEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,536.26 Date 07/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RUSSELL A Employer name Village of Clyde Amount $37,536.16 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDSCHEIN, ANNETTE M Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,535.72 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, PASQUALY Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $37,535.59 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELNIK, PEGGY A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $37,535.53 Date 09/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELIPOWITZ, DENICE Y Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,535.33 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHVA, NICOLE M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,535.32 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTARSIERO, ANDREW M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $37,535.30 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLELLAND, KARINA N Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,535.18 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, JODY M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $37,534.76 Date 07/28/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, DEAN P, JR Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $37,534.70 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERINGTON, KRISTINA S Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,534.58 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTANEDA, ABEL A Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,534.38 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, MARY L Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $37,534.18 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTANZIO, ROSA M Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,534.07 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTERY, PATRICIA A Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $37,533.68 Date 08/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELL, TINA L Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,533.60 Date 01/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, ROSALIN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,533.59 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBSON, GERALD C Employer name Town of Fayette Amount $37,533.52 Date 06/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ALLEN C Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,533.47 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, KATRINA L Employer name Capital District Otb Corp. Amount $37,533.45 Date 03/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEECHER, NICOLE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,533.40 Date 03/24/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KENTRELL R Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $37,533.35 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, LAURENNE A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $37,533.32 Date 01/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH- LA CLAIR, MARIE Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,532.74 Date 11/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGOZZINE, BONNY A Employer name Poughkeepsie Publ Library Dis Amount $37,532.66 Date 04/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIFER, LISA M Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $37,532.52 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTTERFASS, JUDITH C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,532.43 Date 02/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, EVELYN R Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $37,532.27 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVITSKIY, LYUBOV Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $37,531.98 Date 01/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARSIO, LINDA P Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,531.83 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SISK, CAROL ANN Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $37,531.30 Date 11/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERVIN, JANE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,531.18 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLTZ, JEFFREY J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,531.01 Date 09/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, ROSE M Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $37,531.00 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY-GREEN, JACQUELINE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,530.95 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODRUFF, MARY Employer name Livingston County Amount $37,530.80 Date 04/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTI, MICHAEL D, SR Employer name Village of Colonie Amount $37,530.65 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, GARY J, JR Employer name Town of Cobleskill Amount $37,530.63 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, BETTY A Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $37,530.32 Date 07/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CLAIR, SETH S Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $37,530.07 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHER, THEODORE E Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,529.75 Date 03/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KATHLEEN H Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,529.44 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, KENNETH A Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $37,529.11 Date 02/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALANDRANI, DANIELLE L Employer name Ticonderoga CSD Amount $37,529.04 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETA, SUZANNE Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $37,528.47 Date 01/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LISA A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,528.39 Date 04/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System