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 SAXTON, YVONNE M Employer name City of Hornell Amount $36,996.36 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEKOFSKI, ERIC R Employer name Town of Barrington Amount $36,996.36 Date 03/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JEANINE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,996.35 Date 04/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARZO, LINDA D Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $36,996.26 Date 06/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YORK, SUSANNE A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $36,996.20 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES STEVENS, ANDREA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,995.92 Date 08/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC NABB, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,995.72 Date 11/19/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, ORLANDO D Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $36,995.60 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, YVETTE Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $36,995.53 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, STACY L Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $36,995.40 Date 09/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISHART, DEBORAH A Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $36,994.53 Date 02/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRZYMALSKI, JOSEPH W Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,994.36 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALBUZOSKI, RICHARD G, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $36,994.31 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH BAKER, TITIA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,994.23 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TRAVIS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,994.04 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTIN, DAISY A Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,993.93 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNIELLO, SALVATORE M Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $36,993.67 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SAMUEL C Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $36,993.62 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTENWEG, CHAD Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,993.61 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMPLEY, JEANNETTE Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,993.36 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILD, SUZANNE Q Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,993.24 Date 11/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, RICHARD E Employer name East Bloomfield CSD Amount $36,993.20 Date 09/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KYMBERLEY R Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,993.04 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMMELT, JENNIFER A Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $36,992.85 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KIMBERLY J Employer name Warren County Amount $36,992.60 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, TAYLOR N Employer name Jamestown Community College Amount $36,992.52 Date 10/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DONNA M Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,992.19 Date 02/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEHL, JEANETTE M Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,992.04 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAYRE, MARGARET Employer name Gold Coast Pub Lib District Amount $36,991.98 Date 12/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, MICHAEL J Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $36,991.85 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPF, TANYA P Employer name Village of Northport Amount $36,991.65 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, VICTORIA M Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $36,990.48 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, STEPHANIE Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $36,990.48 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUINNESS, JENNIFER D Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $36,990.48 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGADORN, KEVIN C Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $36,990.10 Date 10/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMP, MARSHA K Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,990.05 Date 08/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARABLE, DEAN A Employer name Buffalo Mun Housing Authority Amount $36,989.96 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXON, DONNA J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,989.59 Date 08/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, CHRISTEL L Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,989.26 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSSE, JAMES M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $36,989.19 Date 02/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, NICOLE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,988.69 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POST, CAROL S Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $36,988.68 Date 06/29/1972 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELO, RICHARD J Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $36,988.54 Date 12/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRBIS, GINA E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $36,988.13 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERET, LINDA M Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $36,987.18 Date 09/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACCARI, NICHOLE Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $36,987.09 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MONICA Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $36,987.08 Date 10/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ-SERRANO, LUZ J Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,986.92 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH-SHERRILL, BRIANA I Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $36,986.80 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKAC, LORI A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $36,986.66 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, LACRECIA D Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,986.07 Date 05/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, PETER J Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $36,986.06 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIFIELD, ROBERT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,986.03 Date 11/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, KYLE P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $36,985.98 Date 03/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANABRIA TORRES, OMAR Employer name Monticello Housing Authority Amount $36,985.85 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, DAMIAN Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $36,985.55 Date 11/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, PHOEBE S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,985.33 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANNES, RAYMOND J Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $36,985.25 Date 05/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JOHN ALLAN A Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $36,985.13 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INERNY, WILLIAM P Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $36,984.86 Date 04/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRYSLER, GREGG E Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $36,984.79 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENATHEN, STEVEN D Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $36,984.77 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, DANIEL Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,984.69 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUDINWOOD, LAURA M Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,984.65 Date 01/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDNER, DARLENE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,984.64 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRITZ, ARTHUR J, JR Employer name Town of Parma Amount $36,984.46 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSANO, CATHERINE Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $36,984.42 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, MEGHAN Employer name Boces-Monroe Amount $36,984.31 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STACY R Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,983.99 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTE, MICHELE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,983.87 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLLOCK, RACHAEL A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,983.82 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONIFER, LAUREN M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $36,983.69 Date 10/09/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TERRY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,983.48 Date 12/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SERENA L Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $36,983.10 Date 02/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SHYLENE Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $36,983.07 Date 07/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASS, JASON E Employer name Hudson City School Dist Amount $36,982.68 Date 04/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTEGA, KATIE H Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $36,982.43 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPEIS, DAVID M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,982.09 Date 05/19/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Alden CSD Amount $36,982.08 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDELLA, ERICA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 01/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTOPHER, ADAM J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIPOLLO, KAELYN R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI CIOCCIO, MARIA E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 01/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABI, KATLYNN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUST, CANDACE J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCZEK, STEPHANIE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDY, COREY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 01/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABILE, MATTHEW C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 01/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPLAWSKI, MATHEW J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLUUS, COURTNEY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 02/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JESSICA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ASHLEN U Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,981.43 Date 02/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, AMANDA N Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,981.34 Date 03/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, BRIDGET M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,980.86 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, CAROLYN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,980.70 Date 04/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, BETH L Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $36,980.54 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYLES, JENNIFER L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,980.52 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMLINSON, JEFFREY L Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $36,980.47 Date 08/05/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAITE, BROCK R Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,980.39 Date 12/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, VANESSA M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $36,980.33 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System