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 BALOG, RICHARD Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,299.11 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, AARON M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $36,299.10 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, FRANK A, III Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $36,299.00 Date 07/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, MARY D Employer name Freeport Memorial Library Amount $36,298.89 Date 07/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MATTHEW G Employer name Boces-Del Chenang Madis Otsego Amount $36,298.85 Date 10/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, JOSEPH D, JR Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $36,298.70 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, MICHAEL V Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $36,298.61 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAZZETTI, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $36,298.45 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULBERT, MARIA A Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,298.38 Date 01/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSBY, DAWN M Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $36,298.30 Date 11/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, DIANE R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $36,298.18 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUOTOLO, RICHARD J Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $36,298.02 Date 05/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKMINSTER, MICHELE M Employer name Town of Plattsburgh Amount $36,298.00 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, SUSAN A Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $36,297.81 Date 07/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, SHERRY L Employer name St Lawrence Childrens Services Amount $36,297.20 Date 02/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTLE, TERESA J Employer name Homer CSD Amount $36,296.72 Date 11/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULBERTSON, KAREN M Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $36,296.62 Date 08/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, SHAYNA L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,296.39 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUST, RONALD W, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $36,296.37 Date 11/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REZNIK, ALEKSANDR Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $36,296.25 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOSNOWSKI, CAROLYN J Employer name Seneca County Amount $36,296.15 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JAMES R Employer name Brocton CSD Amount $36,295.83 Date 07/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, AMY S Employer name Albany County Amount $36,295.80 Date 11/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITA, PETER A Employer name Village of Muttontown Amount $36,295.57 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WORRALL, ROBERT J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,295.08 Date 11/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATI, JAIME Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $36,294.94 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELT, JILLIAN A Employer name Madison County Amount $36,294.75 Date 02/11/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT-ROBINSON, NADINE M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,294.52 Date 02/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROLIAN, DENNIS E Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,294.52 Date 07/21/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECUONA, MILAGROS Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,294.52 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN M Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,294.52 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAYDA, BETH N Employer name City of White Plains Amount $36,294.52 Date 01/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUFILLARO, ANTHONY G Employer name Town of Southport Amount $36,294.15 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, LORETTA L Employer name Fulton City School Dist Amount $36,294.12 Date 01/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGE, JOHN J Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $36,294.05 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JEREMY E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $36,293.70 Date 03/22/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, JEFFREY C Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $36,293.70 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANTE, ERIC L Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $36,293.70 Date 11/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONDEAU, BRYAN E Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $36,293.70 Date 09/23/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIK, MARK S Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $36,293.68 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBANSKI, DAWN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $36,293.48 Date 05/11/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, DOROLYN K Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $36,292.74 Date 12/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, DOMINICA R Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,292.61 Date 08/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, GARY A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $36,292.39 Date 11/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROW, GABRIEL Employer name Steuben County Amount $36,292.24 Date 05/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYSE, NEREIDA Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $36,292.18 Date 12/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, HEATHER A Employer name Sherrill City School Dist Amount $36,292.14 Date 11/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, JENNIFER M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,292.13 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Cassadaga Valley CSD Amount $36,292.12 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUL, JEFFREY A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,292.11 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCINELL, THOMAS J, JR Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $36,292.07 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TIAYANA N Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,291.94 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCHNOW, JUDITH A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,291.79 Date 05/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, PATRICIA E Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $36,291.41 Date 12/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, REBECCA Employer name Broome County Amount $36,290.96 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH, LORI P Employer name North Colonie CSD Amount $36,290.53 Date 07/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, LINDA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $36,290.41 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYMAN, BERNARD L, JR Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,290.22 Date 03/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBSTER, SANDRA S Employer name Orleans County Amount $36,290.05 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, JOHN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $36,289.89 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, JANAY M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $36,289.84 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARSON, CURTIS Employer name Peninsula Public Library Amount $36,289.81 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEAR, ELIZABETH A Employer name Department of State Amount $36,289.25 Date 02/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BICE, JEANETTE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $36,289.25 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, CINDY A Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $36,289.09 Date 08/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, CLAUDIA M Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,288.72 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDROWICZ, ANDREW M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,288.10 Date 09/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, RALPH J Employer name Village of Silver Creek Amount $36,287.77 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENTICE, LISA M Employer name Medina CSD Amount $36,287.74 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKARD, DAVID R, JR Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $36,287.56 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, DANIEL P Employer name Education Department Amount $36,287.49 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESONA, ANTHONY J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $36,287.49 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERGASON, ALISSA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $36,287.32 Date 10/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, RON D Employer name Highland CSD Amount $36,287.32 Date 09/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDGE, JOHN W Employer name Town of Genesee Amount $36,287.20 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, ALEX Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $36,287.02 Date 02/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIAULNSKI, ERIN A Employer name Washington County Amount $36,287.00 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, VINCENT J Employer name City of Kingston Amount $36,286.91 Date 01/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, CHKIYA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,286.20 Date 07/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINER, KEVIN J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $36,285.95 Date 06/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANEK, PAMELA C Employer name Harborfields CSD of Greenlawn Amount $36,285.91 Date 01/16/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIONTA, KRISTEN M Employer name Eastport/S. Manor CSD Amount $36,285.45 Date 06/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, JOANNE Employer name Department of State Amount $36,285.44 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCOIN, DOUGLAS P Employer name Putnam County Amount $36,285.38 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, CLARA M Employer name Monroe County Amount $36,285.36 Date 11/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROSE, ERNEST Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $36,285.29 Date 01/19/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKS, SHELBY L Employer name Otsego County Amount $36,285.17 Date 03/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, JANE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $36,285.13 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLENBERG, KARRELL A Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $36,285.09 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ESTHER I Employer name Roosevelt UFSD Amount $36,285.09 Date 11/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELDON, MARK E Employer name Orange County Amount $36,284.60 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTAKOURIS, TRACY A Employer name Glen Cove City School Dist Amount $36,284.54 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATT, KATHERINE M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,284.25 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVES, MARLENE A Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $36,283.54 Date 04/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN LUIPEN, ALEXANDER J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,283.24 Date 05/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, GIUSEPPA Employer name New Hyde Pk-Garden Cty Pk UFSD Amount $36,282.90 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, KHANSA M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $36,282.84 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASERINKO, PETER R Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $36,282.69 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, PENNY A Employer name Delaware County Amount $36,282.16 Date 10/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEBESTA, JAMES P Employer name Village of Cornwall Amount $36,282.15 Date 04/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System