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 GRIFFITH, KATELIN A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,872.66 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSS, BETH ANN Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,872.00 Date 01/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWAB, SANDRA L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,872.00 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACE, JAMES R, JR Employer name Town of Belfast Amount $36,871.95 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZANDEL, TANJA Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $36,871.65 Date 06/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUCIER, NANCY A Employer name Town of Liberty Amount $36,871.56 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LINDA J Employer name Clinton CSD Amount $36,871.28 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHNEL, WILLIAM A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,871.21 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUF, LYDIA J Employer name City of Batavia Amount $36,871.05 Date 03/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HADDAD, KHALEDA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,871.02 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTECKI, MARK G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,870.72 Date 08/19/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBERRY, BRIAN A Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,870.57 Date 02/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASZKA, VIRGINIA M Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $36,870.50 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, ROY M Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,870.05 Date 05/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRI, IRASEMA D Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $36,870.01 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, RANDY L Employer name Town of Rutland Amount $36,869.42 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANNER, ROBERT A, JR Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $36,869.32 Date 09/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JACQUELYN Employer name Maine-Endwell CSD Amount $36,868.64 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANSON, JULIE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,868.53 Date 05/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASIELEWSKI, MARCY A Employer name Boces-Erie 1St Sup District Amount $36,868.50 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDERS, LISA L Employer name Niagara Falls Pub Water Auth Amount $36,868.33 Date 06/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMANZAR, ANA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $36,867.74 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNSTAN, NICHOLAS A Employer name Spackenkill UFSD Amount $36,867.71 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KIM M Employer name Putnam CSD Amount $36,867.26 Date 10/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN EPPS, RICHARD R Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $36,867.05 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESIR, STACY J Employer name Warren County Amount $36,867.01 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTI, CHRISTIAN F Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $36,866.99 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, HOPE M Employer name Town of Fine Amount $36,866.62 Date 01/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, FRANK C, IV Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $36,866.25 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, MELANIE P Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $36,865.98 Date 11/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN APELDORN, TYLER J Employer name Albany County Amount $36,865.50 Date 12/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIGATO, ALISHA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,865.13 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANDS, THERESA M Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,865.04 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHOK, TAYLOR J Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,865.00 Date 04/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, LINDA S Employer name Erie County Amount $36,864.92 Date 02/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIZZANO, JEANNE Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $36,864.45 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCIENSKI, ANNA M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,864.12 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STODDARD, TYLER T Employer name Susquehanna Valley CSD Amount $36,864.07 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIETTI, LUCILLE E Employer name Manhasset UFSD Amount $36,864.05 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAHM, KAREN A Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $36,864.00 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, CINDY L Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,863.40 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICIO, KATHLEEN E Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $36,863.22 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON-COLOMBO, JOYCE T Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,863.00 Date 10/03/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARA, DESIREE J Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $36,862.95 Date 08/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENESSO, DAVID M Employer name Ballston Spa-Csd Amount $36,862.19 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERKE, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,861.80 Date 11/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEPWORTH, GORDON J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $36,861.61 Date 10/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, MELINDA S Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $36,861.39 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHODES, ELIZABETH B Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $36,861.28 Date 10/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALLISEY, JUDITH Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $36,861.02 Date 02/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATIOTO, PETER E Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $36,860.34 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLES, COTY A Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $36,860.21 Date 08/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESORMEAUX, PIERRE M Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $36,859.31 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JASON J Employer name Tully CSD Amount $36,859.06 Date 10/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAER, EARLENA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,859.04 Date 12/27/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZUREK, DANIELLE A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,859.00 Date 05/06/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRANTONI, SHARON L Employer name South Kortright CSD Amount $36,858.19 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKLAS, DENISE Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $36,858.05 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, MARIANNE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,857.82 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, JOAN M Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,857.63 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, GAIL P Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $36,857.60 Date 09/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, STEPHANIE E Employer name Town of East Greenbush Amount $36,857.54 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNN, RANAY L Employer name Schuyler County Amount $36,857.46 Date 07/17/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, BRYAN M L Employer name Albany County Amount $36,857.45 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDOUAL, JILL M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,857.17 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSIECKI, DEBORAH C Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,856.86 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONS, WILLIAM E Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $36,856.27 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONELLI, ARLENE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,855.06 Date 03/28/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLICANO, PEGGY M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,855.04 Date 03/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTO, STEVEN M Employer name Western Regional Otb Corp. Amount $36,855.04 Date 12/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, JUAN I Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,854.92 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORDWAY, BRENNAN L Employer name Village of Lowville Amount $36,854.91 Date 06/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BREDICE, LISA K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $36,854.82 Date 04/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHODUBSKI, HOLLIE D Employer name City of Oswego Amount $36,854.76 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALIN, WILLIAM W Employer name Webster CSD Amount $36,854.65 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CARRIE A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $36,854.18 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROULX, ROBERT R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $36,854.08 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MARCUS A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $36,854.01 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PIETRA, FIORENZA Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,853.73 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,853.33 Date 10/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUDE, JACQUELINE M Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $36,853.31 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAHNKE, G CHARLES Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,852.82 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, SHIRLEY A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $36,852.82 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METYJAS, MICHELLE L Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,852.74 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, AMY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,852.26 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELETIS, MARIA A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $36,852.21 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KRISTIE D Employer name Town of Philadelphia Amount $36,851.83 Date 09/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEECH, GEORGE R Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,851.80 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, CATHY A Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $36,851.65 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANG, VANCE HUGH R Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $36,850.79 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, MARIANN Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $36,850.06 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOFTON, TAMMY N Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,849.96 Date 01/07/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, RYAN M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $36,849.70 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, VIRGINIA L Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $36,849.63 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLICK, RACHEL A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,849.54 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEIBEL, NICOLAS R Employer name Town of Chenango Amount $36,849.14 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KIM R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,848.74 Date 04/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE, ALPHONSO Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $36,848.33 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZUK, THERESA M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,848.29 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, MARTA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,847.91 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System