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 MONAGHAN, LORRA L Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $36,760.23 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, AMY L Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $36,760.20 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, LU ANN Employer name Elwood UFSD Amount $36,760.09 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, ERIC W Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $36,759.75 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZ, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Salina Amount $36,759.72 Date 03/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANGER, JANE Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $36,759.72 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, LISA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,759.00 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGERHOFF, MICHAEL Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $36,758.77 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, LEAH E Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $36,758.55 Date 10/29/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOW, GEORGIANNA Employer name Chenango Forks CSD Amount $36,758.48 Date 04/26/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ROBERT R Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $36,758.16 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRATTO, DAWN M Employer name Minisink Valley CSD Amount $36,757.90 Date 12/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MMAYIE, MAUREEN E Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $36,757.10 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELEEL, HOLLY L Employer name Town of Massena Amount $36,756.78 Date 03/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIWAY, CANIVORY D Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,756.72 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAYAS, LAURA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,756.25 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDELL, ELLEN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $36,756.21 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, LILLIAN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,755.89 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,755.72 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, CINDY R Employer name City of Troy Amount $36,755.62 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRELL, SHAQUANA S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,755.24 Date 02/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATHAM, BLANCHE A Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $36,755.20 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCK, KATHLEEN M Employer name Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD Amount $36,755.00 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUCK, PETER J Employer name Town of Ischua Amount $36,754.95 Date 03/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, JAMES Employer name Town of Ischua Amount $36,754.95 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, SUSAN C Employer name Lewiston-Porter CSD Amount $36,754.83 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAAR, ANNE C Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $36,754.80 Date 07/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEMICK, CRAIG M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $36,754.60 Date 04/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLIN, JAMES E Employer name Greece CSD Amount $36,754.60 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, COREY L Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,753.91 Date 02/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBOFF, MINDY LEE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $36,753.46 Date 03/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SCHAICK, MELANIE S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,753.46 Date 02/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, BRUCE O Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $36,753.33 Date 06/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRDSALL, LINDA Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,753.22 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELLERT, ALEX Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $36,753.19 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, BENJAMIN J Employer name Education Department Amount $36,753.11 Date 10/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, WENDY P Employer name Geneva City School Dist Amount $36,753.08 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALERE, JIMSTANLEY Employer name Elmont UFSD Amount $36,753.05 Date 12/09/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, MAUREEN Y Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,752.79 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANFREDO, THOMAS F, JR Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,752.48 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, SCOTT B Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $36,752.46 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ALISON Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $36,752.42 Date 09/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, BRANDON M Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $36,752.32 Date 09/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, LORRAINE A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,752.21 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, WILLIAM T Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $36,752.01 Date 12/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, KELLY L Employer name Elmira Heights CSD Amount $36,751.84 Date 08/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOCKER, KHOBI M Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,751.20 Date 11/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL R Employer name Village of Newark Amount $36,751.08 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRITTANY M Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,750.96 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, THOMAS E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,750.88 Date 09/14/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, RACHAEL E Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,750.49 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHERI, STEPHEN A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,750.38 Date 03/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLDAKER, MARK T Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $36,750.33 Date 10/28/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, CODY J Employer name Warren County Amount $36,750.23 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DONNA M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $36,750.15 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISENDA, JENNIFER P Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $36,750.06 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, LENA J Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $36,750.03 Date 12/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIDEL, LESLEY K Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $36,750.01 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, JEFFREY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $36,750.00 Date 07/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, ELIZABETH A Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $36,749.65 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWANDOWSKI, JACQUELINE M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,749.58 Date 04/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, OTIS J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,749.57 Date 02/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARHAM, SHELLEY A Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $36,749.50 Date 07/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, REMINGTON R Employer name Fallsburg CSD Amount $36,749.30 Date 06/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENTFIELD, HEATHER E Employer name Garden City UFSD Amount $36,748.81 Date 04/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINNEBORN, DANIEL T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,748.62 Date 09/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIBBARD, ALYSSIA B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $36,748.39 Date 11/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVORE, BRENDA L Employer name Town of Neversink Amount $36,748.22 Date 01/24/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESZCZYNSKI, APRIL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,748.16 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, BARBARA A Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $36,748.10 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, BARBARA A Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,747.65 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADBOIS, KATHLEEN E Employer name Orange County Amount $36,747.33 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHESEBRO, JOSEPH L Employer name Town of Pittsfield Amount $36,747.00 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLEROSE, WILLIAM G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $36,746.71 Date 12/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, LYDIA J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,746.58 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILL, CAROLINE A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,746.45 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASFORD, DAVID M Employer name Heuvelton CSD Amount $36,746.44 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, KEVIN W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $36,746.27 Date 03/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAYS, MICHAEL S Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $36,746.25 Date 03/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LISIO, BRENDA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,746.11 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIPPEE, RACHEL N Employer name Department of Law Amount $36,746.03 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREYBERG, JENNIFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,745.68 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRINDEL, CHAD D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,745.50 Date 11/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, F ELIZABETH Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $36,745.20 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEBRA L Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,745.07 Date 03/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLONI, CARA L Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $36,744.59 Date 01/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTS, KENDRA L Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,744.36 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATANE, JULIA K Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $36,744.28 Date 06/20/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLHAMMER, DONNA Employer name Rhinebeck CSD Amount $36,744.07 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, ANDRE T Employer name Bay Shore UFSD Amount $36,744.01 Date 01/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAMSLEY, ROGER A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $36,743.97 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLINN, JEREME P Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $36,743.94 Date 10/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOFF, DAVID C, II Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,743.93 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKEY, SARAH L Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,743.73 Date 03/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACK, CALNICKA N Employer name West Genesee CSD Amount $36,743.39 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, MALINDA J Employer name Fort Edward UFSD Amount $36,743.39 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFLER, JENNIFER E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,742.72 Date 12/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAD, MICHELLE L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,742.56 Date 04/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONCE, JOSHUA B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $36,742.39 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ELLIOTT A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $36,742.20 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System