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 HOLLISTER, ERICA N Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,507.09 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, MARY F Employer name Washington County Amount $36,506.97 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, CURTIS C Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $36,506.76 Date 05/12/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAWN Y Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,506.74 Date 03/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUIMETTE, GEORGE D Employer name Town of Chesterfield Amount $36,506.59 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWAD, HEATHER M Employer name Broome County Amount $36,506.55 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ROBERT W Employer name Beacon City School Dist Amount $36,506.10 Date 08/31/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNILLI, LESLIE C Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $36,506.07 Date 03/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUXTON, JAMES G Employer name Washington County Amount $36,506.05 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATERS, JACOB P Employer name Town of Pittsford Amount $36,505.84 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPLIN, MARY BETH Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $36,505.72 Date 03/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROMAN, SAVANNA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,505.66 Date 07/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIPPS, BARBARA Employer name Leroy CSD Amount $36,505.55 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIKLE, MARGARET T Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,505.25 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNS, CHRISTINE A Employer name Hudson Falls CSD Amount $36,505.19 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBECK, VICKY L Employer name SUNY College Technology Delhi Amount $36,505.08 Date 10/05/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELAND, RUTH A Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $36,504.97 Date 03/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALINERO, AMPARO A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $36,504.95 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIARAMONTE, MARIA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $36,504.78 Date 12/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE FILLIPPO, GEORGIA Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $36,504.58 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLARD, CHRISTINE A Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,504.53 Date 11/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, ANDREA R Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,504.50 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELURY, MICHAEL Employer name Village of East Williston Amount $36,504.09 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGUS, KIMBERLY M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $36,503.88 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGENFELTER, MILLIE F Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $36,503.87 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYLE, DOREEN J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $36,503.64 Date 12/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSLEY, CAROLYN M Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $36,503.59 Date 08/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLCARE, LYNN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $36,503.52 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLSTON, RICHARD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $36,503.27 Date 12/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURZ, DENISE D Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,503.23 Date 12/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EXNER, MARLENE A Employer name Seneca County Amount $36,503.17 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULIERI, DEREK Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,503.08 Date 03/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVENDA, MICHELLE A Employer name Orleans County Amount $36,503.01 Date 09/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, CANDI L Employer name Franklin County Amount $36,502.43 Date 01/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYSER, TODD W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,502.41 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, KELLY C Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $36,502.41 Date 04/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOHSEN, CYNTHIA Employer name Georgetown-South Otselic CSD Amount $36,502.41 Date 12/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, MARK W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $36,501.78 Date 07/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIA, MARGARET M Employer name City of Watertown Amount $36,501.46 Date 02/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, HELEN Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,501.08 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, MARK L Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $36,500.82 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHANNA L Employer name Clinton County Amount $36,500.79 Date 02/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUI, LAURA Employer name New York Public Library Amount $36,500.72 Date 11/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUBRICH, DEBORAH A Employer name Town of Kingston Amount $36,500.53 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, AMANDA R Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,500.48 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, SHANIQUA V Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,500.35 Date 07/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTY, BRYAN S Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $36,500.06 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, KIM M Employer name Village of Cato Amount $36,500.00 Date 04/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, BRIAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $36,499.73 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ALLEN D Employer name Thousand Island CSD Amount $36,499.67 Date 05/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, LOU ANN Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $36,499.25 Date 12/28/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALA, DIANE L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $36,499.02 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, JEAN M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $36,498.96 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINELLI, KELLY A Employer name Town of Washington Amount $36,498.66 Date 09/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, LAURA L Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $36,498.56 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, SABRINA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,498.32 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTT, MARK C Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,497.39 Date 10/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, SHERRY L Employer name Little Falls-City School Dist Amount $36,497.34 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, YOKARLIN M Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $36,497.07 Date 07/16/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, RASHID H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,496.95 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERNER, SHARON A Employer name Columbia County Amount $36,496.92 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENKEL, MALKA M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $36,496.71 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DEBORAH A Employer name Albany County Amount $36,496.64 Date 04/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEBECE, DIANE M Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $36,496.50 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, PAUL E Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $36,496.48 Date 08/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKMAN, THOMAS F Employer name Albany County Amount $36,496.36 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, CHERYL L Employer name Glens Falls Housing Authority Amount $36,496.29 Date 07/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOHN P Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $36,496.27 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, TRACI J Employer name Fairport CSD Amount $36,496.07 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOHN C, JR Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $36,495.94 Date 08/26/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUB, MELISSA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $36,495.76 Date 05/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINER, PEGGY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,495.66 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, ANGELA M Employer name Lewis County Amount $36,495.63 Date 11/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, MAUREEN E Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,495.45 Date 07/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, TIMOTHY M Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,495.44 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, KENNETH D Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,495.44 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, AUDREY J Employer name Cayuga County Amount $36,495.36 Date 04/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPARIAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Kingston City School Dist Amount $36,494.91 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, GILMA C Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $36,494.88 Date 03/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON BEMINDT, LAURA Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $36,494.65 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERPOOL, DULCIE P Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $36,494.61 Date 01/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SHAWN A Employer name Town of Webb Amount $36,494.47 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEY, DEBRA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,494.44 Date 09/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNAPP, LINDA L Employer name Elmira Housing Authority Amount $36,494.23 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LISA ANNE Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,494.18 Date 08/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, SUSAN L Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $36,494.18 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNISTER, BETH A Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,494.17 Date 09/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, BRENDA L Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $36,494.03 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRADHAN, DOMNIKIA Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $36,493.92 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DONNELL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $36,493.74 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALCONE, DINA M Employer name Town of Lysander Amount $36,493.03 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMM, JONATHAN W Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,492.77 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERTEL, BARRY R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $36,492.66 Date 02/22/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIED, ELIZABETH M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $36,492.66 Date 01/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDEN, IVAR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $36,492.66 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, JARED Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $36,492.66 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARANTINO, ALBERT A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $36,492.66 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANGUCCI, LOUIS J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $36,492.66 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANDIOSI, FRANK F Employer name Village of Lindenhurst Amount $36,492.65 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARNER, RANA M Employer name Wayne CSD Amount $36,492.00 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System