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 LUBY, MARK A Employer name Town of Pleasant Valley Amount $37,230.13 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, GERALDINE K Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $37,230.10 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER-LITZENBERGER, VICKY L Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $37,229.90 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VROOMAN, NIKIA L Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $37,229.82 Date 03/27/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, DAVID A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,229.56 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLODNIAK, MICHAEL M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,229.54 Date 07/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOCH, KRISTA A Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $37,229.54 Date 06/05/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTOROWSKI, MICHELLE L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $37,229.41 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOVER, CHRISTINA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $37,229.12 Date 12/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, MARK T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $37,228.97 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS-PINKOS, DEBORAH A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $37,228.47 Date 03/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRUS, PATRICIA L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $37,228.03 Date 07/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALCORN, LATASHA N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,227.66 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGANS, TOM H Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $37,226.95 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIS, MINERVA Employer name Westbury UFSD Amount $37,226.45 Date 05/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKINGHAUSEN, SEAN M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $37,226.18 Date 06/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULORA, KATHERINE Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $37,226.02 Date 10/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLVERARI, JO ANN P Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $37,225.90 Date 02/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, FRANCIS R Employer name Erie County Amount $37,225.53 Date 05/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELTON, LA'TIA Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $37,225.30 Date 03/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, MEGAN E Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $37,225.13 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, SARAH E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,224.96 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, ANNA K Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,224.65 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM-RIGO, ELAINE G Employer name Town of Kent Amount $37,224.54 Date 09/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, NANCY A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $37,224.24 Date 10/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARVEY, ADELE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,224.08 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, CHAD D Employer name Village of Corinth Amount $37,224.02 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURTZ, BARBARA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,223.78 Date 01/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARBOROUGH, DONNA L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $37,223.51 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLISS, RODNEY J Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,223.50 Date 09/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ROBERT J Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,223.49 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, RAYMOND Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $37,223.42 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAGISI, STACY C Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,223.02 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESIMONE, ERNEST C, JR Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $37,222.72 Date 03/21/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMPOSTO, TINA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,222.70 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNGS, CLYDE K, JR Employer name Town of Genesee Amount $37,222.40 Date 06/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALWARD, MEGAN C Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,222.21 Date 11/12/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONANNO, SAMANTHA E Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $37,222.17 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RONALD J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $37,221.86 Date 04/30/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERPIEC, ANDREW L Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $37,221.82 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, MARITZA Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $37,221.76 Date 11/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, JOHN A Employer name Catskill CSD Amount $37,221.54 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JAMES B, III Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $37,221.33 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, STACY R Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,220.90 Date 05/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, LAKEISHA Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,220.87 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, AIMEE M Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $37,220.87 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, CYNTHIA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,220.55 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBRING, KEISHA E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,220.54 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, LOUISE E Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,220.39 Date 10/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNER, RUTH R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,220.12 Date 03/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, LYNDA D Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $37,220.02 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMIN, SEAN R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,219.96 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, SEERAM Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $37,219.72 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVAIN, LINDA T Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,219.69 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, DONALD N, JR Employer name Potsdam CSD Amount $37,219.59 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, REBECCA T Employer name Greece CSD Amount $37,219.58 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMKO, MELANIE G Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,219.42 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLL, MARGRET M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,219.01 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, LISA J Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $37,218.50 Date 06/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBALLOS, HERBERT B Employer name Rockland County Amount $37,218.47 Date 09/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSSARI, MARILYN W Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,218.41 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, MYRNA J Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,218.40 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREVELL, NICOLE L Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,218.14 Date 05/24/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, BRYAN Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $37,218.04 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, STACY J Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,217.92 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, JEFFREY V Employer name Town of Wright Amount $37,217.86 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TIMOTHY J Employer name Cheektowaga CSD Amount $37,217.84 Date 07/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILIE, JAMIE L Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,217.72 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENSAL, BETH R Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,217.72 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAWN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,217.72 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSS, NICOLE M Employer name Clarence CSD Amount $37,217.56 Date 06/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZABOL, MARY LOU Employer name Tompkins County Amount $37,217.40 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHO, OPEOLUWA T Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $37,217.18 Date 12/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDCASTLE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $37,216.78 Date 01/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGALL, KAREN A Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,216.71 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, MARIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,216.56 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYETT, ADALBERTO Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $37,216.48 Date 12/03/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALDA, RICHARD T Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,216.46 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRAND, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Rouses Point Amount $37,216.38 Date 11/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKEMAN, JOSEPH W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,216.20 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMAN, CLUE D Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $37,216.17 Date 04/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACALUSO, DAVID J Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $37,215.99 Date 11/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JON J Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $37,215.62 Date 05/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, MICHAEL L, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $37,215.34 Date 11/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, COLIN W Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $37,214.94 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOOK, EVA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $37,214.84 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASCIO, VICTORIA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $37,214.84 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, WENDELL D, JR Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $37,214.80 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROE, DEBORAH A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $37,214.73 Date 11/16/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORAH, GINU Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $37,214.70 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIAMBA, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,214.66 Date 01/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, JEFFREY E Employer name Town of Otselic Amount $37,214.40 Date 04/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABTEMARIAM, ROMAN Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $37,214.39 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVERS, WAYNE Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,214.25 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBENVILLE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Orleans County Amount $37,214.10 Date 12/07/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, PAMELA Employer name Orleans County Amount $37,214.10 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIAK, SUZANNE L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $37,214.04 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNEY, SANDRA L Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $37,213.98 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLSWORTH, KATHLEEN Employer name Broome County Amount $37,213.94 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGGERNAUTH, DAVID Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $37,213.88 Date 02/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System