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 CONLEY, PATRICK S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,139.27 Date 07/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMEZI, FRIEDA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $37,139.23 Date 04/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPOCK, JAY D, JR Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $37,139.23 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOOL, PHILIP P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $37,139.02 Date 08/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, MOLLY K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,138.68 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISSLER, LINDA F Employer name Town of Woodbury Amount $37,138.55 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SUSAN L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $37,138.50 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASINSKI, ZDZISLAWA Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $37,138.49 Date 12/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLON, HOWARD M Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $37,138.01 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDWELL, KELLY E Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $37,137.89 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZ, BETH E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $37,137.74 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZILNICKI, AMANDA L Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $37,137.50 Date 07/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUFFORD, BRENDA L Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $37,137.38 Date 06/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FORGE, CHRISTINE M Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $37,136.98 Date 11/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWL, DANA J Employer name Town of Caton Amount $37,136.96 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, RUI YI Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $37,136.94 Date 05/13/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, RENEE L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $37,136.86 Date 05/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, AUDREY T Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $37,136.68 Date 09/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREHER, DAVID A, JR Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $37,135.92 Date 11/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBLIRSCH, ELIZABETH C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,135.67 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVELESS, BRENDA L Employer name Madison County Amount $37,135.50 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRY, CHRISTINE A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $37,135.27 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSON, CORY D Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $37,134.80 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANAS, TERESA A Employer name Wayne County Amount $37,134.69 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTHONY, PATRICIA A Employer name Hamilton County Amount $37,134.68 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NGUYEN, TONY D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $37,134.21 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWEY, PAULA K Employer name Erie County Amount $37,133.55 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOR, EDWIN J Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $37,133.28 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODLEY, BRENDA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,133.03 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGTIN, LISA M Employer name Washington County Amount $37,132.94 Date 03/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, JOSETTE MARIE Employer name Steuben County Amount $37,132.82 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARI, DEBRA A Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $37,132.70 Date 11/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIOVANNI, HEATHER Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $37,132.59 Date 07/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORSE, KRISTEN M Employer name Corning Community College Amount $37,132.31 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, PRYANKA B Employer name SUNY College at Old Westbury Amount $37,131.11 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, SALLY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $37,130.13 Date 03/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, PHILLIP J Employer name Chemung County Amount $37,129.91 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOHR, TARA M Employer name Mid Hudson Library System Amount $37,129.28 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMICO, DONNA M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,129.17 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIAH, SCOTT A Employer name Town of Lisbon Amount $37,129.13 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEIBLE, MARY C Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $37,129.06 Date 06/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZONA, ANN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,128.94 Date 06/07/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARL, ANN T Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $37,128.93 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADCOCK, BARBARA J Employer name Oswego County Amount $37,128.32 Date 11/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMPNICH, CLINTON G Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,128.23 Date 05/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSTIN, SAMUEL Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,127.62 Date 01/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, SHEILA Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $37,127.57 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLEE, PENNY L Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $37,127.56 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROMBLY, CRYSTAL L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $37,127.27 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLARD, ROBBIN A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,126.98 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FLESH, JODY E Employer name Town of Bellmont Amount $37,126.94 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, WLADIMIR Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $37,126.91 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICKERSON, JON D Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $37,126.63 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHID, FARZANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $37,126.13 Date 01/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUBMEHL, ADRIANA M Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $37,126.03 Date 09/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, KYLE A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $37,126.00 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, SARAH E Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $37,125.84 Date 03/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTA CROCE, EUGENE, III Employer name City of Utica Amount $37,125.73 Date 06/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLING, VANESSA M Employer name City of Utica Amount $37,125.59 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUTTLE, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Utica Amount $37,125.59 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, J MEGHAN Employer name City of Utica Amount $37,125.58 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, SARAH C Employer name Town of Fishkill Amount $37,125.55 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELL, JUNE D Employer name Town of Macedon Amount $37,125.54 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, DANIEL M Employer name Brushton Moira CSD Amount $37,124.88 Date 08/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMPF, RONALD K, II Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,124.72 Date 03/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWIDOWICZ, MICHAEL A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $37,124.70 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHMAN, RASHAD A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,124.33 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, DEBORAH J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,124.31 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, CASSIDY P Employer name Crime Victims Compensation Bd Amount $37,124.27 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINELLI, JEANNINE A Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $37,124.07 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, DIANE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,124.04 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELTKE, DONALD R Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $37,123.82 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALO, JOSEPH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,123.74 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, TYLER R Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $37,123.41 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVAGE, RHONDA E Employer name Saratoga County Amount $37,123.36 Date 01/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, TISHEA F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,123.01 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, KEVIN R Employer name Wellsville CSD Amount $37,122.55 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLIPSE, SCOTT L Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,122.40 Date 05/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TENZLER, CARL R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,121.83 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, PETER Employer name Greenburgh CSD Amount $37,121.68 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIE, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Lawrence Amount $37,121.54 Date 07/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TIMOTHY N Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $37,121.44 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, RACHEL LYNN Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,120.26 Date 07/31/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, JANICE A Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,120.22 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SATURLEY, TRAVIS L Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $37,120.06 Date 04/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $37,119.62 Date 07/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, HEATHER L Employer name Albany County Amount $37,119.61 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFRE, LISA Employer name Henry Viscardi School Amount $37,119.59 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODSON, LEO E, II Employer name Erie County Amount $37,119.57 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, EDNA Employer name Albany County Amount $37,119.56 Date 04/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH, DEREK W Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,119.43 Date 05/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, NEAL J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $37,119.30 Date 05/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JAYME S Employer name Village of Island Park Amount $37,119.18 Date 10/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNBAR, LA'QUETTA M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $37,119.07 Date 12/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUCANIDES, MICHAEL B Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $37,118.82 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, DERRICK D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $37,118.58 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOURDE, JENNIFER A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,118.53 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELDERKIN, JULIE M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,118.17 Date 10/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKSH, TASLEEMA Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,117.88 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLATAU, CARLA J Employer name Niagara County Amount $37,117.88 Date 01/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System