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 GANEY, SHAWN P Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $36,576.02 Date 01/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KNIGHT, JOEY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $36,575.76 Date 11/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMOND, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,575.52 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEITZ, CHANA B Employer name Rockland County Amount $36,575.12 Date 12/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULAND, WILLIAM P Employer name Town of Southold Amount $36,575.08 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILE, TOMI Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $36,574.84 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, ANTHONY S, SR Employer name Town of Paris Amount $36,574.58 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTLE, LISA A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,574.50 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHOY, CHRISTINE M Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,573.77 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGGRAAFF, JESSICA S Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $36,573.69 Date 10/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSSFELD, DEANNE R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,573.65 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARLOW, REBECCA L Employer name Village of Malone Amount $36,573.11 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNAIRE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Rotterdam Mohonasen CSD Amount $36,573.04 Date 04/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURITA, ELIZABETH Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,572.81 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRASHAW, JEFFREY L Employer name Town of Macomb Amount $36,572.81 Date 08/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLINO, CYNTHIA A Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $36,572.71 Date 11/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRELING, JESSICA L Employer name Wayne Co Water & Sewer Auth Amount $36,572.67 Date 09/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEATH, TANYA M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $36,572.04 Date 02/26/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IODICE, ANTONIO R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,572.03 Date 03/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONANT, JODY K Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $36,571.71 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMBERT, REBECCA S Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,571.60 Date 05/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, LIJU M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $36,571.58 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DANIEL M Employer name Syracuse Reg Airport Auth Amount $36,571.55 Date 03/02/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, CHERYL J Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $36,571.40 Date 03/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINGO, TIFFANY A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $36,571.15 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, MICHAEL D Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $36,571.14 Date 05/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITCOMBE, BRENDA J Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $36,570.89 Date 04/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, DANIELLE A Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $36,570.41 Date 09/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASE, MALENE M M Employer name Town of Ogden Amount $36,570.24 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSER, VERONICA J Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,570.18 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, TRACIE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $36,570.04 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENDETTE, CHERYL M Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $36,570.02 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, DENISE L Employer name Boces-Ham'Tn Fulton Montgomery Amount $36,569.88 Date 03/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, MELISSA S Employer name Cortland County Amount $36,569.76 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNISH, PATRICIA A Employer name Jasper-Troupsburg CSD Amount $36,569.76 Date 12/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, CHERYLE A Employer name New Lebanon CSD Amount $36,569.50 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DIANA L Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $36,569.45 Date 01/20/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZENRATER, BARBARA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,569.08 Date 05/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TEIA N Employer name Assembly: Annual Legislative Amount $36,569.04 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MARJORIE P Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,569.03 Date 04/25/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALEESE, CAROLYN M Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $36,568.80 Date 09/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TAMMY L Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,568.70 Date 01/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBASTIAN, JOSEPH K Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $36,568.63 Date 06/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BINDER, TOBIE-LOU Employer name Warren County Amount $36,568.58 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUMBACK, GRACE P Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,568.40 Date 06/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYSEK, SCOTT R Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,568.38 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, ANNEMARIE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,568.10 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINASI, PATRICIA D Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,568.10 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINUNNI, CLAIRE M Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,568.10 Date 07/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, DENISE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,568.06 Date 10/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNER, MONICA D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,568.03 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, RENEE Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,567.82 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, JILL D Employer name East Greenbush CSD Amount $36,567.76 Date 12/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNELL, JUNE H Employer name Fulton County Amount $36,567.58 Date 07/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANOCKER, RENA L Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,567.34 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TRAVIS P Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $36,566.61 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA VECK, JOHN M Employer name Frankfort-Schuyler CSD Amount $36,566.61 Date 11/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JABLONSKI, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Utica Amount $36,566.22 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, NICOLE I Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,565.89 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $36,565.80 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANSKI, DOROTHY L Employer name Alden CSD Amount $36,565.67 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWD, PATTI A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,565.64 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARINA, EILEEN M Employer name Schalmont CSD Amount $36,565.33 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CHRISTIAN E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,565.30 Date 06/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATTAGLIA, JOANNA C Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $36,565.16 Date 07/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELKER, RANDY W Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $36,564.90 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, LESLIE I Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,564.84 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELFORD, MARK L Employer name Town of Tyrone Amount $36,564.83 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, JASON J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,564.81 Date 11/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, JOEYJOHN D Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,564.43 Date 07/24/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAILSTON, DANIEL J Employer name Herkimer Housing Authority Amount $36,564.36 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, BRADLEY P Employer name Village of Minoa Amount $36,563.85 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, TIMOTHY W Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $36,563.82 Date 11/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUIG, SEAN P Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $36,563.77 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINANO, YVAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,563.73 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANEZ, MINERVA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $36,563.46 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTIS, LEAH E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $36,563.32 Date 10/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKNER, SHERYL A Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $36,563.19 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTY, TANJA E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,562.60 Date 09/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITMARSH, ALLEN F Employer name Edwards Knox CSD Amount $36,562.46 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCSKAR, JASON M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,562.21 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MATTHEW J Employer name Chenango County Amount $36,561.96 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, CORONDA Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $36,561.95 Date 10/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, EDUVIGIS Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,561.85 Date 03/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLBRENNER, RAINER J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,561.70 Date 05/02/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTLAND, STEVEN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $36,561.69 Date 03/13/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, EVE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $36,561.63 Date 08/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIS, JESSICA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,561.60 Date 09/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, CHRISTINE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $36,561.23 Date 11/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURFEE, CLIFFORD J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $36,561.22 Date 10/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, HOLLIS M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $36,561.17 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEBEL, JEFFREY R Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $36,561.11 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSHIP, DAVID S Employer name City of Salamanca Amount $36,561.05 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLMANTEER, TARA L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,561.03 Date 03/31/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHBUN, CATHLEEN H Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,560.70 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEMONS, TAZWELL L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,560.61 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, JAMES Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $36,560.42 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENZINGER, DMITRI P Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,560.40 Date 09/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSHART, MELISSA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,560.38 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JULIE A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,560.33 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System