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 MC GREGOR, JOSHUA D Employer name Village of Norwood Amount $37,083.88 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOREY, BARBARA F Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,083.86 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, ROBERT Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $37,083.62 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOWLER, ANTHONY L Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $37,083.11 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOLAN, JOHN F, IV Employer name Town of White Creek Amount $37,083.04 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOURNIER, HILDA C Employer name New York Public Library Amount $37,082.57 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, KEVIN S Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $37,082.45 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASKER, DIANNE M Employer name Madison County Amount $37,082.39 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDONEZ, SANDRA Employer name Port Chester-Rye UFSD Amount $37,082.28 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELANGER, BERTHA R Employer name Warren County Amount $37,082.26 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LAURA A Employer name Tioga County Amount $37,082.25 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JOHN N Employer name Chenango County Amount $37,082.16 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, LATICIA A Employer name Bryant Library Amount $37,081.87 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MARIANNE E Employer name Washington County Amount $37,081.41 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULTON, LEON S Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $37,080.99 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, LAURIE A Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $37,080.97 Date 05/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESS, AMY C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,080.82 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINELLI, JACQUELINE Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $37,080.48 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, SANDRA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $37,080.34 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMIENIARZ, ZACHARY M Employer name Erie County Amount $37,080.33 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEARNS, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of White Creek Amount $37,080.00 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON-CAMPISI, KAREN A Employer name Webster CSD Amount $37,080.00 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINBERG, WENDY L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,079.96 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADRIANCE, VICKY L Employer name Town of Bath Amount $37,079.94 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBSKI, DEBORAH L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $37,079.87 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILO, SUSAN M Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $37,079.84 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREINER, LAURA A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $37,079.84 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, TERRANCE, JR Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $37,079.64 Date 12/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDENMATTEN, AUBRIE T Employer name Amagansett Fire District Amount $37,079.21 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JASON M Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $37,079.12 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEYSER, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $37,078.77 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOLPINI, ALICE A Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $37,078.77 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JOHN K Employer name Town of New Berlin Amount $37,078.63 Date 06/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUTCHIN, VANESSA L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $37,078.53 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWLES, RICKY D Employer name Village of Adams Amount $37,078.52 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEERING, JEFFREY M Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $37,078.36 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTENSEN, MELISSA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $37,078.32 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC BROOM, GREGORY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $37,078.28 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, JEFFREY S Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,077.87 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, JAMES H Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $37,077.78 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, KARL A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $37,077.70 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOXHAM, RANDI J Employer name Delaware County Amount $37,077.68 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, ANNA M Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $37,077.15 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSSONT, CHAD E Employer name Town of Whitestown Amount $37,077.03 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUZAK, CHARLES D Employer name Town of Pulteney Amount $37,076.90 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JOHN T Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $37,076.83 Date 10/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESSELMANN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Fulton County Amount $37,076.81 Date 04/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ-LUGO, ILIANA M Employer name Education Department Amount $37,076.68 Date 08/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEREDIA, MICHAEL R Employer name Franklin County Amount $37,076.37 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLIGAN, MICHAEL R Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $37,075.85 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, MAXIMINO R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $37,075.55 Date 07/27/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGUSTIN, NATACHA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $37,075.55 Date 11/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, KEVIN P Employer name Seneca County Amount $37,075.53 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, LINDA L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $37,075.22 Date 06/30/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODA, AIESHA Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $37,075.21 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RICO, AMANDA RENE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $37,075.14 Date 12/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOELTKE, DAWN M Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $37,075.14 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, LELAND W Employer name Herkimer County Amount $37,075.11 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH, MICHAEL J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $37,074.93 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELVIN, CORRINE M Employer name Gates-Chili CSD Amount $37,074.88 Date 11/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKS, JESSICA A Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $37,074.37 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, CHARLSON Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $37,074.22 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, SHARON L Employer name Hyde Park CSD Amount $37,073.88 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'REAGAN, SHEVON B Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $37,073.71 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMPEL, KAREN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,073.70 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZILIANO, CAROLYN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,073.70 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, JOANNE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $37,073.70 Date 12/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKIN, DARREN F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $37,073.68 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, LEE J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $37,073.50 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Monroe County Amount $37,073.45 Date 01/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATER, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $37,073.41 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAERY, DIANE L Employer name Wilson CSD Amount $37,073.08 Date 01/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, CLARE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $37,072.90 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCO, MARTIN N, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $37,072.82 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, TERESA A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $37,072.13 Date 04/13/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARBLE, CAROLYN M Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $37,072.08 Date 01/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUSA, MELISSA A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $37,071.66 Date 01/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOIA, ALICIA M Employer name Erie County Amount $37,071.54 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINO, MATTHEW A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,071.46 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNIGLE, RANDY D Employer name Montgomery County Amount $37,071.37 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DIANE Z Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $37,071.37 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, DOUGLAS S Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $37,071.06 Date 04/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, BRIAN L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $37,071.00 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANYE, JAN M Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $37,070.77 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTELL, THOMAS J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $37,070.44 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCHUK, JODI L Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $37,070.02 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, MARGARET M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $37,069.96 Date 09/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL A Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $37,069.56 Date 10/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLAMY, NEVENA LM Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $37,069.30 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAUS, KELLY A Employer name Erie County Amount $37,069.05 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, TINA M Employer name NYS School For The Deaf Amount $37,068.96 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AROCA, WENDY D Employer name Westchester County Amount $37,068.40 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUMPF, HUNTER J Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $37,068.35 Date 04/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, SCOTT W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $37,068.33 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YASSO, ADAM Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $37,068.33 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, SHARRON T Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $37,068.25 Date 02/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGHANY, JACQUELYN A Employer name Pavilion CSD Amount $37,068.23 Date 04/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADDOCK, MICHAEL S Employer name Jordan-Elbridge CSD Amount $37,068.21 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, LISE G Employer name Clinton County Amount $37,068.13 Date 10/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY College Technology Canton Amount $37,068.02 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System