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 ARIAS, VALENTINA D Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,629.84 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEN EYCK, SANFORD Employer name Albany County Amount $36,629.77 Date 04/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLEN, MELISSA J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,629.68 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURST, WILLIAM, JR Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $36,629.62 Date 12/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, KAY M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,629.44 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, SUSAN D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,629.30 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MELISSA J Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,629.26 Date 09/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURPRISE, ARTHUR J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,629.08 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, MARYELLEN Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,629.08 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, KEITH N Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $36,628.92 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS-DOOL, CHERYL J Employer name Town of Parma Amount $36,628.87 Date 05/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRY, ALICIA M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $36,628.73 Date 09/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAVER, DIANNE M Employer name Seneca County Amount $36,628.65 Date 09/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOECK, CAROL L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,628.00 Date 07/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIDEAU, TIMOTHY O Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,627.94 Date 02/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REA, JESSE A Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,627.88 Date 06/04/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORCE, SUSAN M Employer name Village of Clayville Amount $36,627.86 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINNEY, JAN M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,627.80 Date 08/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DEBRA J Employer name Town of New Haven Amount $36,627.47 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHARSKI, CASIMIR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,627.47 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROPER, GERALDINE N Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $36,627.31 Date 10/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATTEA, EDMUND M, III Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $36,626.73 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODER, DAVID HF Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $36,626.40 Date 11/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, MICHELLE A Employer name Town of Pittstown Amount $36,626.14 Date 01/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, KELVIN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,626.08 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELAHI, INAM Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $36,626.03 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURG, LAURA L Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $36,625.54 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAIN, JONATHAN A Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $36,625.51 Date 05/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMIELEWSKI, TAMMY L Employer name Village of Dolgeville Amount $36,625.50 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, VICTOR E R Employer name Westchester County Amount $36,624.70 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIER, THOMAS A Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $36,624.60 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRYE, SHELLY A Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,624.48 Date 12/22/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COONEY, ALEXANDRA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,624.27 Date 12/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAARUP, SUZANNE S Employer name Education Department Amount $36,624.22 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDOLFO, MARA G Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $36,624.08 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAKER, ELIZABETH A Employer name Village of Babylon Amount $36,624.06 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, DOMINIQUE A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $36,623.93 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, DEBRA P Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $36,623.38 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, KRISTI S Employer name General Brown CSD Amount $36,623.28 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRATTON, DAVID T Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,623.27 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANSONE, JEANNE M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,623.18 Date 12/13/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATCH, ADDAM Y Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,622.93 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANCHER-BRENT, PAMELA J Employer name Greene County Amount $36,622.61 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, KEITH E Employer name Town of St Armand Amount $36,622.56 Date 07/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCAVO, MARJORIE L Employer name Webster CSD Amount $36,622.44 Date 08/31/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCK, JANET M Employer name Gloversville Housing Authority Amount $36,622.30 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, TALISA M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,622.28 Date 03/26/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIERA, FRANK J Employer name Education Department Amount $36,622.25 Date 03/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, WILLIAM A Employer name Town of East Bloomfield Amount $36,622.00 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VINCENTIA Y Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $36,621.98 Date 08/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, JENNILYN C Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,621.79 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASWELL, JULIE A Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,621.78 Date 09/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMOS, ALASIA M Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $36,621.56 Date 07/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAJKA, MARGARET Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $36,621.00 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KARL J Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $36,621.00 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINTILUS, MODELINE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $36,620.91 Date 04/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMOTHE, MARIE KERLYNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,620.77 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCZEK, JAMES R Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,620.72 Date 04/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIJU MATHAI, JULI Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,620.68 Date 10/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, ROBERT E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $36,620.67 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCHIERE, KEITH E Employer name Chemung County Amount $36,620.25 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS-CANTON, CHERISE E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $36,620.14 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALDAMAN, MATTHEW S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,620.14 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSSON, KATHLEEN W Employer name West Valley CSD Amount $36,620.04 Date 09/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, KATHLEEN E Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $36,619.84 Date 08/13/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, JOE ANNE Employer name Town of Callicoon Amount $36,619.83 Date 08/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDQUIST, ERIC A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $36,619.72 Date 01/30/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, KIMBERLY M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,619.64 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHWELL, TAVIA K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $36,619.34 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTELLE, RENE K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,619.00 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, HEATHER L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $36,618.99 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLEMAN, JASON N Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,618.96 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERO, DOROTHEA J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $36,618.95 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDFORD, EMILY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,618.69 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANESSIS, EWA Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $36,618.40 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGONER, SUSAN J Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,618.32 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, SCOTT J Employer name Johnson City CSD Amount $36,617.60 Date 08/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LAURIE A Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,617.40 Date 12/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLA, JUDITH M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,617.33 Date 01/10/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANNER, KATHRYN L Employer name Broome County Amount $36,617.10 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, JACK E, JR Employer name Chenango County Amount $36,617.00 Date 02/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, NORMAN C Employer name Village of Ellicottville Amount $36,616.96 Date 09/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GILL, TAMMY L Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $36,616.86 Date 01/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUINARD, CECILIA J Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,616.79 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JAIMEE Employer name Education Department Amount $36,616.60 Date 05/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMLAW, TODD F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $36,616.38 Date 03/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUCK, JENNIFER L Employer name Orange County Amount $36,616.35 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEDWELL, MAURA M Employer name Copake-Taconic Hills CSD Amount $36,616.28 Date 06/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEKRETA, VIRGINIA G Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $36,616.16 Date 02/11/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DANIELLE M Employer name Watervliet City School Dist Amount $36,616.00 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISCADEN, FELICIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,615.94 Date 05/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATEN, BARRY A Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $36,615.87 Date 01/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDRIDGE, ROXANNE Employer name Madison County Amount $36,615.75 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYROYEZHKIN, ANDREY Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,615.64 Date 06/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHRAUGER, WILLIAM D Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,615.22 Date 09/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, LISA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $36,615.15 Date 10/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, RENEE ANN Employer name Broome County Amount $36,615.10 Date 12/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLARD, THOMAS L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,614.89 Date 03/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANFORD, SUZANNE W Employer name South Lewis CSD Amount $36,614.40 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MATTEO, NICHOLLE M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,613.80 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System