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 FAGIOLA, MICHAEL A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,265.33 Date 03/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDOLINA, DONNA A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $37,265.10 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIN, HELEN Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,264.85 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAUL D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $37,264.69 Date 12/27/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENITO, TODD Employer name Albany County Amount $37,264.46 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYNOE, ANDREW C Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,264.38 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, HAROLD Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,264.36 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, ASHLEIGH J Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,264.35 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, JODY G Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,264.32 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGGIONS, CLEVELAND L Employer name City of Utica Amount $37,264.27 Date 03/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECHER, SUSAN M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $37,263.82 Date 04/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINS, MELISSA L Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,263.71 Date 07/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, CARRIE E Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,263.62 Date 04/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUG, JESSICA N Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,263.54 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKONYIA, CHIKE N Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,263.22 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOZO, NINA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,263.04 Date 06/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, BARRY R Employer name Ausable Valley CSD Amount $37,262.71 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRGIC, EMIR Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,262.64 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMIGEL, ANNE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $37,262.60 Date 05/09/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEROLA, REBECCA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $37,262.53 Date 10/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMITER, KIMBERLY J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $37,262.47 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULLEN, MICHELLE E Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $37,262.36 Date 08/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, KIMBERLY R Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $37,261.96 Date 08/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, RICHARD T Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $37,261.33 Date 07/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIBOLD-SIMPSON, SUSAN M Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,261.23 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKWAY, JOHN S Employer name Franklin Co Solid Waste Mgt Au Amount $37,261.13 Date 04/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,260.65 Date 04/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SEAN E Employer name Albany County Amount $37,260.36 Date 06/27/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPRICH, CLAUDINE O Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $37,260.30 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUCKEY, LISA Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $37,260.08 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTON, WARREN C Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $37,259.78 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDOCK, BARBARA E Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $37,259.74 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYER, IAN T Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $37,259.57 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BATTO, DONNA F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,259.24 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, DANIEL L Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $37,258.76 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $37,258.64 Date 08/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDY, JOANNE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,258.63 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCAK, PHILIP JOHN Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $37,258.56 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, LORI A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $37,258.38 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, LYDIA Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,258.18 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARABEDIAN, DOROTHY J Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $37,258.17 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, HECTOR M Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $37,257.90 Date 01/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACERRA, RICHARD A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,257.69 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, LISA A Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $37,257.56 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLES H Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $37,257.32 Date 01/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, STEVEN A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $37,257.20 Date 08/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDDICK, SPRUCE A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $37,257.18 Date 11/13/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, FRANKLIN J Employer name Chenango County Amount $37,256.79 Date 12/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TAMARA T Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $37,256.69 Date 01/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARY, ROSE M Employer name Granville CSD Amount $37,256.61 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLES L, II Employer name Broome County Amount $37,255.75 Date 02/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOENER, CYNTHIA L Employer name Madison County Amount $37,254.97 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANDALL, MARK S Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $37,254.62 Date 10/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBLASIO, ASHLEY L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,254.41 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK BROWN, TERI J Employer name Chemung County Amount $37,253.95 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALEIGH, BERNADETTE T Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $37,253.70 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, VERONICA Employer name W NY Veterans Home at Batavia Amount $37,253.43 Date 06/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, RYAN P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $37,253.06 Date 04/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, HEATHER L Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $37,252.86 Date 03/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JAMIE S Employer name Town of Scriba Amount $37,252.80 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, NIKKI M Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $37,252.72 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMERSON, KIMBERLY M Employer name Steuben County Amount $37,252.71 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREW, DENISE L Employer name Fabius-Pompey CSD Amount $37,252.65 Date 10/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KAYSHARA M Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,252.60 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, KIRT M Employer name Orange County Amount $37,252.59 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICTORIA, YUDERKA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,251.77 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, EVELYN M Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $37,251.53 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZALAALMONTE, FELICIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,251.43 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIORE, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,251.36 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUF, PAMELA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,251.21 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, ETTA M Employer name Utica City School Dist Amount $37,251.02 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEARTY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,250.62 Date 02/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, CASEY M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $37,250.48 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVERANCE, KEVEN J Employer name Town of Westport Amount $37,250.44 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, EVELYN R Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $37,250.38 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANTOINETTE T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,250.21 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, CHARLOTTE M Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $37,250.00 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROLF, CALVIN D Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $37,249.98 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, EING L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $37,249.49 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, FRANK J Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,249.44 Date 10/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMACHO, ARMANDO R Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $37,249.03 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS-CAMPBELL, HAKILA D Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $37,248.90 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVER, JOHN C, JR Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $37,248.23 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS-YOUNG, ELAINE M Employer name Uniondale Public Library Amount $37,248.09 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAKEMA M Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $37,248.05 Date 06/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOUSE, JAMES A Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $37,248.02 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWREY, TINA Employer name Rochester Corr Facility Amount $37,247.77 Date 12/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RICHARD G Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,247.75 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, IRMA N Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $37,247.70 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKMAN, ROBERT LEE Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $37,247.48 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANN, ROY K Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $37,247.19 Date 07/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, MARY E Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $37,247.03 Date 09/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELESTE, ROSALIE J Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $37,246.83 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONERA, TRICIA M Employer name Opp/Ephr-St.John CSD Amount $37,246.74 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSTAK, GUERDA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,246.68 Date 08/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, MARSHA A Employer name Columbia County Amount $37,246.51 Date 12/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMMONS, SHAWN Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,246.46 Date 06/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPANOWICZ, MATTHEW R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,246.09 Date 03/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASHAW, AUDREY G Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $37,246.06 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, CHRISTINE P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,245.84 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System