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 GONYEA, PAMELA R Employer name So Glens Falls CSD Amount $36,179.00 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORKLE, ALISON J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $36,178.93 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAVA, NORMA J Employer name Oneida County Amount $36,178.91 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINN, MICHAEL R Employer name Town of Berlin Amount $36,178.83 Date 09/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BELINDA M Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,178.78 Date 04/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGUIRE, ALFRED A, III Employer name Wynantskill UFSD Amount $36,178.18 Date 06/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIRO, LISA Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $36,177.65 Date 05/05/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENRIGHT, DENISE A Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,177.46 Date 11/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, MONA J Employer name Irvington UFSD Amount $36,177.36 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNEMILLER, DARLENE S Employer name Canisteo-Greenwood CSD Amount $36,177.34 Date 12/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSBERG, SANDRA A Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $36,177.22 Date 11/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERR, KEVIN J Employer name SUNY Brockport Amount $36,177.03 Date 08/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARDINO, KATHY Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $36,176.94 Date 09/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWYER, KELLY J Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,176.77 Date 04/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARDILLO, SHARON L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $36,176.30 Date 05/23/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMRES, LINDA A Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $36,176.25 Date 02/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DERWARKER, RANDYLEE J Employer name Warren County Amount $36,176.24 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIES, LORI L Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $36,176.20 Date 10/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORZKA, SUZANNE L Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $36,175.15 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNER, BRIAN F Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $36,174.89 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVIER, CHERYL J Employer name Brockport CSD Amount $36,174.85 Date 09/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLACENCIA, JENNIFER Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,174.51 Date 05/14/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX, MERTLYN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $36,174.41 Date 04/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, WADE A Employer name Morrisville-Eaton CSD Amount $36,174.41 Date 11/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUCINIK, STEPHEN L Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $36,174.17 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, JO ANNE E Employer name Warren County Amount $36,174.04 Date 01/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASCIANO, SAMANTHA A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $36,173.89 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, ROSEMARY E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $36,173.79 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTUCCI, PASQUALE F Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $36,173.72 Date 08/19/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EATON, ANDREW J Employer name Village of East Syracuse Amount $36,173.69 Date 06/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, ARIANE D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $36,173.60 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVICH, VALERY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,173.15 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, CHRISTINE M Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $36,172.95 Date 05/22/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ALICIA B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,172.75 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, MARY A Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $36,172.41 Date 10/21/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MERE, JORDAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $36,172.36 Date 10/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DADE, TINAMARIE A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,172.09 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, ASHLEY R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $36,172.07 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TELFAIR, JOHN W Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $36,172.01 Date 09/06/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UGINO, BETH A Employer name Education Department Amount $36,171.40 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZ, LEAH M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $36,171.24 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGGIO, SHANA C Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 30 Amount $36,171.23 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHRISTINE M Employer name Broadalbin-Perth CSD Amount $36,171.18 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYDEN, LORI A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $36,171.14 Date 03/31/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKA, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $36,170.91 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOPER, DANIEL J Employer name Watertown City School District Amount $36,170.87 Date 11/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIME, MARIA Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $36,170.77 Date 01/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITTENHOUSE, SOFIA N Employer name Broome County Amount $36,170.49 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, MACKENZIE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $36,170.41 Date 09/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERLACE, MARIA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,170.30 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, SABRINA Employer name Indian River CSD Amount $36,170.07 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICKERING, ANNE E Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $36,169.58 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, RICK D Employer name Erie County Amount $36,169.18 Date 12/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-CARVELLA, DUSTIN M Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $36,168.70 Date 07/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $36,168.66 Date 08/17/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUBA, LISA A Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $36,168.00 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGGS, MIA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $36,167.95 Date 12/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUICK, KEVIN C Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $36,167.93 Date 04/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANKFORD, LAMONEISHA C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $36,167.92 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCY, AMANDA L Employer name Oswego County Amount $36,167.43 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIETZ, BEVERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $36,167.37 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, KATHLEEN J Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $36,166.82 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, CRAIG R Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $36,166.79 Date 05/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALEY, GRETCHEN G Employer name Corning Community College Amount $36,166.68 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNENFELD, BARBARA A Employer name West Seneca CSD Amount $36,166.55 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNICKERBOCKER, KRISTIN M Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $36,166.24 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, LINDA M Employer name Tioga County Amount $36,166.14 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTNER, DONALD A Employer name Erie County Amount $36,165.90 Date 05/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, RYAN L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $36,165.87 Date 08/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KENNETH M, IV Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $36,165.58 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOVER, JOSHUA B Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $36,165.28 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIVIANO, ANTHONY A Employer name Town of Marlborough Amount $36,163.96 Date 06/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOUTILLIER, BRANDON R Employer name Village of Webster Amount $36,163.79 Date 06/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DANIELLE M Employer name Western NY Childrens Psych Center Amount $36,163.64 Date 07/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, STACEY M Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $36,163.47 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCEDES-TARRY, ANN F Employer name Valley Stream Chsd Amount $36,163.26 Date 08/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JASON C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $36,163.12 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLUSKY, WILLIAM J, II Employer name Boces-Jeff'son Lewis Hamilton Amount $36,162.99 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUMFORD, DARLENE A Employer name Seneca Falls-Csd Amount $36,162.96 Date 02/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAJEUNESSE, SANDRA K Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $36,162.84 Date 09/30/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALCZAK, MICHAEL E Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $36,162.78 Date 11/17/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, ANGELA J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $36,162.75 Date 06/30/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMON, ALLISON M Employer name Erie County Amount $36,162.45 Date 11/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFER, SARAH A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $36,161.95 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MARY S Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $36,161.80 Date 10/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, PHILIP C Employer name Allegany County Amount $36,161.68 Date 10/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SARAH D Employer name Cornell University Amount $36,161.60 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAHAM, BRENDAN L Employer name Town of Middlefield Amount $36,161.57 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRITSCHLER, DIANNE L Employer name Town of Islip Amount $36,161.37 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPKA, CHRISTINE A Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $36,161.30 Date 11/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, KAREN C Employer name Broome County Amount $36,161.18 Date 03/28/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIA, SUZANNE M Employer name East Islip UFSD Amount $36,161.03 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAQUISH-WHITE, SHERRY L Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $36,160.88 Date 11/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUINN, WILLIAM G Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $36,160.42 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, JOSEPH R Employer name Niagara County Amount $36,160.42 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHEA, MELISSA B Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $36,160.07 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGSTER, SHANNON K Employer name Onondaga County Amount $36,160.05 Date 04/05/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASZKIEWICZ, JENNIFER A Employer name Schenectady County Amount $36,160.03 Date 04/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYMANG, JACKLYN N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,160.00 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AZZURRO, BREANNA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $36,159.80 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System