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 DOUGHERTY, JUDY A Employer name Town of Geddes Amount $36,542.01 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, GESINE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,541.60 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, CYNTHIA D Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,541.60 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUME, CHRISTY M Employer name Wyoming County Amount $36,541.60 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, LORIE D Employer name Williamson CSD Amount $36,541.53 Date 01/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, MAURA J Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $36,541.37 Date 02/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALINDATO, JASON M Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $36,541.31 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILAZZO, ELIZABETH Employer name Orleans County Amount $36,541.09 Date 08/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIDENBAKER, RONALD E Employer name Cattaraugus Little Valley CSD Amount $36,540.76 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC WHIRTER-SUSEE, CORY R Employer name Town of Salem Amount $36,540.05 Date 11/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSER, NICOLE L Employer name Gloversville Public Library Amount $36,540.00 Date 11/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, SARAH C Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,539.97 Date 03/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, KATHRYN A Employer name Roscoe CSD Amount $36,539.85 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARD, JEFF L Employer name Town of Lindley Amount $36,539.71 Date 06/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, KISARA B Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,539.43 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KENYADA S Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $36,539.05 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEGEDE, BABATUNDE S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,538.87 Date 09/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS-MACK, DONNA A Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $36,538.63 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRARY, DYLAN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,538.62 Date 08/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETIT, CRAIG I Employer name Town of Parish Amount $36,538.50 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, CHARLES J, III Employer name City of Hudson Amount $36,538.05 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, JO-ANNE Employer name Tuxedo UFSD Amount $36,537.93 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLIS, ANDREW P Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $36,537.71 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALISTER, BARBARA Employer name Erie County Amount $36,537.59 Date 07/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORVIL, NAISHA Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,537.48 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINEMAN, KELLY A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $36,537.33 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, ONA G Employer name Olympic Reg Dev Authority Amount $36,537.27 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, DIANA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $36,537.18 Date 12/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, LORRAINE M Employer name Orange County Amount $36,536.91 Date 10/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABA-MILLER, LISA F Employer name Cobleskill Richmondville CSD Amount $36,536.46 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CRYSTAL J E Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,536.45 Date 03/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LORRAINE S Employer name Genesee County Amount $36,536.26 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOS, LISA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,536.13 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INMAN, JACQUELINE R Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,535.86 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCE, SUSAN H Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $36,535.62 Date 03/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDTHWAITE, SHERI J Employer name Westhill CSD Amount $36,535.46 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, SOSAMMA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $36,535.15 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSS, SALLY A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,535.04 Date 04/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VER, SANDRA J Employer name Frontier CSD Amount $36,534.99 Date 03/05/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, VIDALINA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,534.85 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANALLEY, BRIAN J Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $36,534.77 Date 12/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LISA J Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,534.73 Date 10/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAND, RODNEY J Employer name Addison CSD Amount $36,534.72 Date 02/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKHOLM, TIMOTHY J Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $36,534.47 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENDOVER, TREVOR R Employer name Town of Pawling Amount $36,534.33 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOX, BLAINE R Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $36,534.20 Date 02/06/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLOP, IAN Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,534.15 Date 11/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Watertown Amount $36,534.12 Date 05/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, NORA S Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $36,533.02 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, ROBERTA R Employer name Greater So Tier Boces Amount $36,532.99 Date 09/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREYZIN, RAISA Employer name Great Neck Library Amount $36,532.85 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEARS, AUTUMN L Employer name Steuben County Amount $36,532.78 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROVOST, NEAL A, II Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $36,532.59 Date 12/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKOWSKI, LINDA A Employer name Ontario County Amount $36,532.39 Date 01/20/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIZER, GRETCHEN L Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $36,532.26 Date 06/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARELLA, MARIA L Employer name Niagara Falls City School Dist Amount $36,531.99 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN AUKEN, ANNE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,531.91 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XAVIER, AJITH Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $36,531.82 Date 12/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDOLINO, IRAIDA Employer name Grand Island CSD Amount $36,531.71 Date 10/26/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASKERVILLE, TERESA J Employer name Town of Eden Amount $36,531.52 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CATHLEEN J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $36,531.48 Date 08/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUFELBERG, MELISSA M Employer name Montgomery County Amount $36,530.97 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, JAMES T, JR Employer name Town of Lake George Amount $36,530.93 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPERMAN, AMY Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $36,530.61 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, META B Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $36,530.04 Date 08/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELAYA, YESENIA I Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,530.03 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROIO, MARK R Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $36,529.92 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MICHELE T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $36,529.02 Date 11/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, DENISE M Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $36,529.00 Date 03/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUTCHER, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,528.87 Date 03/26/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELL, DEBORAH J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,528.69 Date 05/19/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, WILLIAM J Employer name Village of Silver Creek Amount $36,528.50 Date 01/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, BRANDON J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,528.39 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLCHAK, SAMANTHA R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $36,528.20 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELIZ, LORENA D Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $36,527.96 Date 06/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETTER, WILLIAM D Employer name North Syracuse CSD Amount $36,527.84 Date 04/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOBER, SUSAN Z Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,527.60 Date 06/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCALL ARRINGTON, DAISY Employer name Albany County Amount $36,527.52 Date 12/15/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, HEIDI L Employer name De Ruyter CSD Amount $36,527.05 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROH, HELENA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $36,526.99 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FYE, RONALD A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,526.87 Date 02/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, MARC C Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,526.81 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTCHER, JULIE M Employer name Town of Portland Amount $36,526.74 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOR, ELIZABETH A Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $36,526.57 Date 09/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGARDUS, PENNY J Employer name Morristown CSD Amount $36,526.57 Date 11/21/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWES, DAWN M Employer name Wayne County Amount $36,526.01 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADISON, MARY ELLEN Employer name Massena CSD Amount $36,526.00 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDREI, EVA T Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $36,525.99 Date 01/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RECCIO, JESSICA F Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $36,525.86 Date 04/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JAIME A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $36,525.76 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIE, TIM Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $36,525.70 Date 11/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GREEVY, ROBERT E Employer name Madrid-Waddington CSD Amount $36,525.60 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, CHRISTY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,525.56 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBINO, KEITH A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,525.43 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRSOP, WILLIAM R Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $36,525.39 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, ROGER L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $36,525.16 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RACHEL D Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $36,525.14 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTELIANO, DEBORAH A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $36,525.00 Date 09/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, SARAH S Employer name Brighton CSD Amount $36,525.00 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALUMBO, PAUL F, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $36,524.80 Date 07/15/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System