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 LEHOISKY, GREGORY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,812.12 Date 08/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPAR, YULIIS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,812.04 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSMAN, ANNA M Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $36,812.02 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTEO, SEAN D Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,811.88 Date 09/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCUTT, LYNN M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,811.80 Date 06/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ANGELA R Employer name Erie County Amount $36,811.74 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUDY, ERIK J Employer name Town of Grafton Amount $36,811.67 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, ROUSELYN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,811.50 Date 07/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIDENFROST, RENEE J Employer name Erie County Amount $36,811.43 Date 07/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLEIGH, SHIRLEY W Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $36,810.92 Date 06/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALVO, JOHN Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,810.88 Date 11/23/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTY, TRISHA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $36,810.47 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, BARBARA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,810.43 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, HARRY Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $36,810.23 Date 08/18/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAUL CHARLES Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,810.22 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERBURY, SHERYL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,810.14 Date 03/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKARD, JORDASH K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,809.38 Date 11/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAYMAN, DANIELLE M Employer name Ulster County Amount $36,809.30 Date 05/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DE WALLE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,808.96 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, BARBARA J Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,808.77 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC HUGH, IAN M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,808.57 Date 11/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHR, LINDSEY A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,808.19 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, KIMBERLY A Employer name Boces-Tompkins Seneca Tioga Amount $36,806.88 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, KAREN Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $36,806.20 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERE, HARRY A Employer name Plainview-Old Bethpage CSD Amount $36,806.16 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUNZ, HILARY D Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $36,806.11 Date 05/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Mahopac CSD Amount $36,805.51 Date 08/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, MELISSA E Employer name Education Department Amount $36,805.17 Date 11/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOSSOM, KATHLEEN Employer name Chenango County Amount $36,805.08 Date 01/21/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PAUL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,805.00 Date 06/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ROBIN JILL Employer name Town of Wawarsing Amount $36,804.68 Date 04/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETT, DERICK G Employer name Village of Watkins Glen Amount $36,804.14 Date 12/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEELEY, KOLBI R Employer name Warren County Amount $36,804.09 Date 08/29/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, JOSE E Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $36,804.00 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, CAROL D Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $36,803.83 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, KATHLEEN A Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $36,803.83 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLLMER, JANET L Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $36,803.78 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, JENNIFER R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $36,803.77 Date 03/29/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMED, HELEN E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,803.75 Date 04/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSON, DENNIS A J Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $36,803.51 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDINER, PATRICIA Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $36,803.37 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISON, DAVID Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,803.20 Date 04/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, PABLO Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $36,803.11 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMOT, HONORATA M Employer name Albany County Amount $36,802.94 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUOMO, JENNIFER J Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $36,802.80 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DEBORAH J Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $36,802.80 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHNER, JOHN P Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,802.61 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, KELLY A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,802.49 Date 02/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTONELLI, DONNA M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $36,802.38 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHANAN, CHARILYN S Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,802.17 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, LEEANNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,801.50 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAETA, JENNIFER J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,800.83 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOLLIS-BARNELL, MARY E Employer name Village of Liverpool Amount $36,800.80 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WUERSTLIN, KATE S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,800.65 Date 07/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN-BELL, MONIFA A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,800.54 Date 05/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, KAREN M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,800.43 Date 08/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFORD, KIERSTIN M Employer name Village of Skaneateles Amount $36,800.35 Date 03/21/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHALBERG, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,800.32 Date 05/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLEY, KRISTIN K Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $36,800.25 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, AMY J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,800.02 Date 12/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSOW, GAIL M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,799.90 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, KYLE I Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $36,799.87 Date 07/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, DIANE S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $36,799.68 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JACQUELINE L Employer name Town of Chili Amount $36,799.62 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JAMES G, JR Employer name Schoharie County Amount $36,799.33 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, MARITZA Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $36,799.15 Date 10/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRACANIN, ADIS Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,799.06 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LABAS, ANTHONY J Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,799.04 Date 01/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVENTI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,798.48 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JERMAIN, DIANE M Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $36,798.38 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, PATRICIA N Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $36,798.30 Date 01/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODROW, MARY Employer name Springville-Griffith Inst CSD Amount $36,798.17 Date 06/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, MARK D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $36,797.52 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRENSEK, TINA J Employer name Pawling CSD Amount $36,797.46 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYNES, DARIN M Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $36,797.44 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETRAS, KYLE A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $36,797.37 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, DEBRA J Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $36,797.31 Date 09/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPPI, JESSICA M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,797.10 Date 01/06/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAVENS, GREGORY L Employer name Bath Mun Utility Commission Amount $36,797.07 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUZZO, MARIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,796.91 Date 03/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCULLY, ANN V Employer name Albany County Amount $36,796.87 Date 12/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELFAVERO, PENNY L Employer name Broome County Amount $36,796.80 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, DIANE M Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $36,796.61 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, DAWN L Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $36,796.42 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRIGGS, ENEA RAY Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,796.07 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, EVELYN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,795.74 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPARI, DEBBIE A Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $36,795.04 Date 02/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORGENICHT, KAREN A Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $36,794.91 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAN, CORRIE A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,794.69 Date 03/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, KATHLEEN V Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,794.35 Date 12/27/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUG, SARA M Employer name Village of Ocean Beach Amount $36,794.25 Date 09/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVENDA, JOHN C Employer name Village of Albion Amount $36,793.61 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILER, NEIL D Employer name Marcellus CSD Amount $36,793.43 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTRANDER, CRAIG J Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,793.21 Date 04/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BULSON, MELISSA A Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $36,793.01 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, SANDRA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $36,792.95 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, KAREN S Employer name Warren County Amount $36,792.83 Date 10/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUM, CODY J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $36,792.79 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABLE, KRISTY A Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $36,792.66 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, JACLYN E Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,792.40 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System